Snow

Bobsla

March 20, 2020

Like a go-kart for the snow-covered slopes! The Bobsla is an electric vehicle that looks a little like a tank, snowmobile, and hovercraft hybrid. It can reach speeds of up to 18.6 mph, and there’s no steering, just spinning, drifting and sliding with the use of a brake and the accelerator. Bobsla runs on a […]

RAILZ Next-Gen Pro SnowScooter

February 28, 2020

No wheels needed on this scooter…it’s the RAILZ Next-Gen Pro SnowScooter! An aluminum deck with stainless steel edges and a snow break make this scooter easy to ride and control. Also, the handle bar height is adjustable from 30 inches to 35 inches. As an added bonus, you can take this ride to the ski […]

Wildhorn Kessler Snow Pant

February 26, 2020

Another winner from our friends at Wildhorn! To match the fantastic Frontera jacket, the Kessler Snow Pant will have you covered. Weather resistant to the max with a 12k waterproof rating, DWR (Durable Water Repellent) coating, sealed seams, zoned warmth insulated, and gripper elastic on the gaiters to keep the snow from traveling up your legs, these […]

Wildhorn Frontera

February 26, 2020

Time to hit the slopes in the Frontera! Sure, this jacket from our friends at Wildhorn will have you looking good and will keep you warm when temperatures dip, but it really proves its mettle when you’re in deep powder. That’s thanks to the smart, integrated powder skirt inside the jacket. Snap the skirt together, […]

FUNBOY Snowmobile Sled

February 21, 2020

This is no kiddie sled…it’s the Snowmobile Sled from the folks at FUNBOY! This oversized inflatable snow sled is big enough to comfortably fit 2 adults. Handles one either side of the sled make for a sure grip as you speed down the hill, and an included rope attaches to the front of the sled […]

Snurfer Sled

February 7, 2020

Snow surfing! Fun times await with the Snurfer Sled (snow + surfer, get it?)! Designed and made in Wisconsin, it’s built for even the deepest snow packs. Originally patented in 1966, the straightforward design doesn’t require special equipment or bindings and is thought to be the inspiration for the modern snowboard. Ride it standing, sitting, […]

Top Snow Gear of 2019

December 10, 2019

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2019 reviews in the Snow category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the handmade Jack and Mary Designs Mittens that are designed out of 4 different recycled sweaters  – what […]

Magic Pass

November 20, 2019

Abracadabra…poof, you’re skiing in the Swiss French alps with the Magic Pass! This annual pass gives you unlimited and unrestricted access to more than 30 resorts, more than 1,000 km of slopes, 16 snowparks, and 2 Olympic halfpipes in western and southern Switzerland. Select from a wide variety of resorts from the small, intimate ones like […]

Snowpass Card

November 18, 2019

The biggest ski pass of the world. Wow, big claim and the Snowpass Card lives up to it! This new pass covers more than 100 ski resorts in 11 European countries. Places like the cosy resort of Auron, near Nice, France; or Maribor Pohorje, together with Areh, the largest winter sports center in Slovenia; or Sierra Nevada (not […]

Buff Midweight Merino Wool Hat

September 12, 2019

Thin but warm! The new Midweight Merino Wool Hat from our friends at Buff is just what you need as the temperatures start to cool. The benefits of merino wool are many: it’s naturally odor resistant; it’s warm in moderate to cool temperature; it’s breathable, moisture wicking, and dries quickly; it’s machine washable; and it […]

Jack and Mary Designs Mittens

March 25, 2019

Clever and cozy! Our friends at Jack and Mary Designs have created some of the cutest mittens. Not just any mittens, but mittens handmade out of 4 different recycled sweaters! Can you think of a better way to upcycle an old sweater or maybe even an ugly Christmas sweater? Every part of the sweater is […]

Ski-Z Ski Wheel

March 1, 2019

Why lug your skis your shoulder when you can wheel them! The Ski-Z Ski Wheel is a clever pocket-sized invention that will make the trek to the slope so much easier. Insert the tips of your skis into the caddy, secure them with the velcro strap, and you’re set to go. Push or pull, either […]

Mad River Rocket Killer B

February 15, 2019

It’s snow time! The Mad River Rocket Killer B is a new kind of sled…a sled with a seat belt! To be more accurate, it’s more like a “thigh belt” since the strap fits over your thighs as you are kneeling on foam cushions in the Rocket. Leaning to either side helps with the steering, while […]

Brynje Ladies Arctic Longs

February 11, 2019

Worn during the first successful ascent to Mount Everest in 1953. Yes, Brynje (pronounced “Brin-ya”) of Norway has been designing clothing for extreme conditions and polar expeditions for some time, so you know their clothing will keep you warm!  But you don’t need to travel to the North Pole to know that their Ladies Arctic […]

Sno-Go Bike

February 8, 2019

Is it a bike? Are they skis? Yes and yes…it’s both, with Sno-Go Bike! Sno-Go Bike is similar to a bike, but instead of wheels, there are 3 skis. The 2 back skis always remain parallel while the front, single ski is connected to the handlebars, and you use it to help you carve and […]

Yukon Magic Carpet

February 1, 2019

Eat your heart out Aladdin! The Yukon Magic Carpet will have you flying down those snow covered hills, singing A Whole New World! Constructed out of foam and a thick waterproof, tarp-like material, you’ll have a fun ride on the slopes. One or two people can ride it comfortably, holding on tight with the cut-out […]

Snowpine Lodge

January 28, 2019

A lodge that just (re-)opened this month at a ski-only resort (sorry snowboarders!)! It’s the Snowpine Lodge at Alta in northern Utah, known for it’s legendary champagne powder. Dating back to the 1800’s, the building was once a general store, post office, army barracks and public shelter, and in 1938, it became the Snowpine Lodge for […]

Snowfeet

January 18, 2019

A new way to have fun on the snow! Snowfeet are a hybrid between super short skis and skates. Lightweight and compact, they are designed out of fiberglass reinforced material with metal edges, a heel brake and adjustable bindings. No special boots are needed – just use your snowboard boots or any waterproof winter boots. […]

Ski with a Champion

January 17, 2019

You don’t need to be someone famous or well connected to Ski with a Champion! This program at Deer Valley Resort invites everyday people like you and me to ski with Olympic snowsport athletes. Leading the pack is Heidi Voelker, a 12-year veteran of the U.S. Ski Team who competed in 3 Winter Olympic Games and […]

The Better Ice Scraper

January 7, 2019

Ice and frost on your windshield? No problem, as long as you have The Better Ice Scraper! This aptly named tool is a time saver when you are rushing out the door in the morning and stopped in your tracks because you windshield is frosted over. The novel design has one side with teeth to […]

Top Snow Gear of 2018

December 11, 2018

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2018 reviews in the Snow category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the Ikon Pass, your ticket to year round skiing! Rounding out the top-3 were Axiski, the […]

Aquio

November 21, 2018

Super cool! Released just a few months ago, the Aquio is an exciting innovation that combines a stainless steel water bottle with a detachable iHome Bluetooth speaker. This sleek-looking combo is ideal for the slopes in winter, the beach in summer, and even a rainy day on the trails, because it’s waterproof! That’s right, you needn’t […]

Sled Legs

November 9, 2018

The snow sled that you wear! What?! Yes, strap on Sled Legs, and you’re set to enjoy sailing down those snow covered hills! They look a little like the pads that ice hockey goalies wear to protect themselves. They are designed with a rigid outer shell with an interior out of the same foam used […]

Sled Dogs SnowSkates

November 2, 2018

Skates? Mini skis? No, they’re SnowSkates from the folks at Sled Dogs! A bit of a cross between ice skates and skis, SnowSkates hail from Norway and are a comfortable, lightweight boot with an integrated base/ski with steel edges. Working best on groomed slopes, they are likened to inline skating on snow. No poles, no […]