Lock Your Gear

I had a terrible part of a day today.  I say part, because it wasn’t all bad; just one section of it.  Though it made me look like this guy from Rage for a while.  I wanted some cookies from a place which is  half a block away from work.  I forgot my bike in…

Capita Slush Slasher 147

2016 Capita Slush Slasher Review

The Capita Slush Slasher is like the body-building elf of powder boards: short and wide and kinda funny looking. It’s one of several unique, powder-oriented shapes that are the product of a collaboration between Capita Snowboards and Spring Break Snowboards. Do you need one of these in your quiver?

Some Years we even get snow with Fall Color

The Decline of Snowsports Participation

To most of the readers of this blog, our winter lives are consumed by snow. We wait on baited breath once the cold air hits for the first sign of snowfall. Then it finally happens, the first snow flakes.  By this point we already have all the latest gear reviews, the first Snowboarder Magazine, and…

marhar regent

2016 Marhar Regent Snowboard Review

I’ve been riding Marhar snowboards for a few years now but this is the first time I’ve ridden the Regent, an all-mountain twin.     Size: 156 Bindings: I put my old NOW IPO on this deck Shape: True twin, reverse camber Stance: 15/-15 regs about 23.5″ My Stats: 6′, 210 lbs Conditions: A little bit of fresh…

jackson hole

July Snow? WTF? ZOMG!

If you’re anything like me, you’re absolutely giddy at the sound of this.  Yes. It really freaking happened. Snow in July in the Tetons! I’ve been debating planning a trip to Colorado to go hiking, but I may have to take a side trip up north and get my shred on in the Glaciers. Especially…