Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding

Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding

“Tech” Tips: Dynafit Tech Bindings

In 1984 Fritz Barthell patented the original frameless (tech) binding.  In the early 90’s Dynafit launched the Tourlite boot/binding combo revolutionizing the ski mountaineering industry and saving pounds off skiers’

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Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding

Dynafit TLT Radical FT12

I have a bunch of days now on the latest version of the Dynafit TLT Radical FT12 binding. This alpine touring ski binding has proven to be the best performing

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Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding

Gear Review – Scarpa Maestrale RS

Scarpa Maestrale RS  Yes, I know it’s a little late, but I was waiting for more snow before reviewing these boots. Finally, after receiving said snow, I decided to take

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Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding

Scarpa Maestrale RS

  When I saw the Scarpa Maestrale RS at last winters OR show I was intrigued. I loved touring in the original orange Maestrale, but always wanted a bit more

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Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding

Spring Skiing in RMNP… I love it!

I skied Dragon Tail Couloir (DTC) this morning along with one of my coworkers, Andrew Councell, and my husband who wanted to get some skiing in before going to work.

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Rock Climbing

Alpine, Rock & Ski Trip Report

Recently I had the pleasure to climb and ski with Jake Lauer form Durango.  Jake is an aspirant in the mountain guiding realm working hard to achieve AMGA Rock Certification

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Backcountry Skiing & Splitboarding

Skiing Dragon Tail Couloir

Spring skiing is still crankin’ in Rocky Mountain National Park! CMS Guides Matt Lipscomb, Joey Thompson and Mike Alkaitis spent this morning on a training outing up and down Dragon

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Avalanche Training

Rutschblock Test

  Colorado Mountain School guide, Russell Hunter, demos a Rutschblock Test on an AIARE Avalanche Level 1 course. No matter if you are a backcountry skier, snowboarder, snowshoe-er, or snowmobiler,

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