Backcountry

Pipe Snowboard Bag

The Dakine Pipe Snowboard Bag is a no-frills solution to getting your board from your house to the resort for those weekend powder-hunting trips. Tough 600D polyester main body fabric resists tears and abrasions so your gear stays put. A removable shoulder strap makes for a comfortable carry, and a full-length zipper gives you easy […]

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Skyward 25L Backpack

The Burton Skyward 25L Backpack dreams of going up mountains whether it’s a warm, summer trail or a snowy ski resort. This versatile pack looks at home while hiking, snowboarding, or even journeying around tow. Burton built it out of highly durable Cordura fabric treated to shed snowfall and light moisture. The back panel features […]

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How to Choose Sunglasses

How to choose the right sunglasses for you — sport or lifestyle, for around town, the beach, or for skiing and mountaineering at high altitudes. Key considerations are lens tint & material, lens technology like photochromic or interchangeable lenses, as well as your intended use, play in part in your decision.

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Shaping the Future of Fun: Unique New Boards for 2017

Influenced by surf design, many of the newer snowboard shapes are shorter and stubbier with a tight turning radius, giving you both float and stability in deep snow and incredible maneuverability through turns.

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How to Choose a Daypack

Learn how to choose a daypack for school, commuting, hiking, biking, climbing, or skiing.

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Deep Days Coming: The Science of Snow Forecasting

We talk with Evan Thayer of Wasatchsnowforecast.com about predicting big storms, what makes good snow, and what storms mean for skiers and riders throughout the American West.

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