Come along as I snowshoe Mammoth Lakes beginning at Tamarack Lodge after record snowfall 1-15-2017.
While everyone else chose to go somewhere warm this winter, we decided we would go somewhere even colder – Yukon, Canada. During our trip, we went snowshoeing, saw the Aurora Borealis, and went dog sledding over a frozen river among other fun winter activities.
A half dozen times a year you’ll find me in Yosemite. The valley is so visually dynamic that it never gets old. The crowds can be overwhelming at times, but the snow chain requirements and severe flooding in January of 2017 provided the perfect opportunity for me to enjoy the valley in peace. I arrived […]
Do you need a backpacking sleeping bag that is thoughtfully designed with your comfort in mind? The LEEF Lightweight Mummy Sleeping Bag, by TETON Sports, is filled with multiple layers of insulation to keep you warm, but it can be compressed down to maintain pack space…
Snowshoeing is simple, easy to access and super fun. Our staff member explains how to choose the right snowshoe for your needs in this REI Expert Advice Video. It all comes down to terrain, snow conditions, body type and personal preference. Watch the video to become better informed on just what you need in a […]
Do snowshoes actually work? Real world testing in deep snow of traditional snowshoe styles! Ok, Ok, this may not exactly be a scientific experiment, but heck, it’s as close as I could get out here. often times I’m asked about snowshoes, which ones are best synthetic versus traditional, the best size to wear, etc.. so […]