As I sit here, it’s 46 degrees, with temps in the 60s expected this weekend. While I love the mild weather, it also means I’m delayed in playing with some new gear, mainly my Tubbs Snowshoes. About a year ago, I met with Tubbs Snowshoes at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market and then actually snowshoed with … More Tubbs Snowshoes Ambassador!
Hard to believe it’s been a month since I headed into the Utah mountains with some of the #HikerChat crew to snowshoe Little Cottonwood Canyon. Feels like yesterday or a long time ago. Was going through photos the other day and put together a slide show as a keepsake. That’s an outing I won’t soon … More #HikerChat Snowshoe Video
Last week, I was in Salt Lake City for the Outdoor Retailer Winter Show. While the show was great (many posts forthcoming), one of the events I was most looking forward to was the #Hikerchat snowshoe outing organized by Teton Sports and Tubbs Snowshoes. I’ve been participating in #Hikerchat (a Twitter chat for outdoor … More #Hikerchat Snowshoe
This was truly the year of getting outdoors and also trying new stuff – skiing, hiking, camping, orienteering, running, snowshoeing, and geocaching. It truly was a great year outdoors! January: “Where Epic Begins” – when we heard that Vail Resorts had purchased Mt. Brighton, it gave us the impetus to pay a visit. … More 2014: A Great Year Outdoors
I recently ordered The North Face Vanton boot for myself and my son from REI. We both love them! It’s a VERY funky looking boot, very reminiscent of a snowboard boot, toasty warm and extremely light. I wore them this morning to shovel snow and was extremely happy with them. The North Face says: For treks … More Gear: The North Face Vanton boot