UPDATE: (September, 2014) Shaggy’s Copper Country Skis is no longer the OEM of choice for Echelon Snowboards. No official statement from either party at this time. Echelon Snowboards will continue to be made in North America (Canada, actually). As we first speculated last week, Echelon has confirmed via press release that their boards will be…
Will the Midwest be skiing and riding in to May this year? Probably not, but there’s a chance!
Over the weekend the Boyne County Sports store in Novi, MI hosted their fourth annual Burton Sample Sale & Box Jam
Unless you’re a member of the Midwest Reps and can attend the private demo days in early February, demo days in the mitten-state are few and far between. This makes buying gear more like Russian Roulette
There’s still no snow in the forecast down here but temps look like they’re about to start dropping midweek and hopefully once they go below freezing, they’ll stay there for good. In the meantime, just catching up on a few local/Michigan happenings before the holidays.
If everything goes absolutely perfectly and I get all my permission slips signed, in addition to my Wednesday evening park sessions at Pine Knob or Saturday afternoon backyard or rail sessions with some local guys, I’d like the winter to look something like this: