Snowmobiles are amazing machines. They'll whip you up the mountain faster than just about anything except a helicopter, and they look super badass on the back of your truck. They inhabit a weird zone between a small motorized vehicle like a dirtbike and a full-sized vehicle; they can be moved under human-power, but not easily. In terms of getting airborne, they are one of the larger chunks of metal which people regularly do flips 'n shit on.
While undeniably versatile and maneuverable, snowmobiles are still heavy and hard. Goel Rauch is pioneering new ways to get hurt while riding a snowmobile, and recently managed to smash his upper back with his sled's rear end. It looks bad, but thankfully Goel hops right back up.
As rent skyrockets in most ski towns, and the trend of mobile tiny homes continues to proliferate, more and more disgruntled ski bums are flocking to motor vehicles as their primary living quarters. The draw of the open road, chasing pow, and cheap living is one that lures these Kerouac spirits to the asphalt rivers of the United States. With so many different motor options out there for the would-be vagabond, we at TGR put a list together to say what your car camping vehicle says about
Why do we care about the environment? Why do we feel it’s important to address climate change? Why is it necessary to contribute to a discussion on sustainability? RELATED: Join POW and Vote in the November Elections Because, living in the mountains, we see climate change happening on a daily basis, right before our eyes. But most importantly, as patrons of the mountains, we have the responsibility to protect them, our winters, and our environment. “Why wouldn't TGR care about climate
Climbing isn’t usually a competitive sport, but there are times when it certainly can be. Chasing speed records on long hard routes has always caught the attention of climbers looking to prove themselves, and that has reached across climbs like El Cap’s the Nose, to Everest, and all the way to short classics like the Naked Edge just outside Boulder, Colorado. That particular climb, a six-pitch 5.11b is considered one of the most classic climbs in the country, and has seen numerous speed