Planning a trip to Snowbird this winter, better bring your fat skis and big pow surfing boards as the Bird received a whopping 104” of Utah’s famous champagne powder during the month of December. Temperatures have remained cold and the skiing is all time right now. Snowbird is home to legendary waist-deep Wasatch powder and world-class terrain, and with all this snow the resort broke a 40 year average for the month of December. Can you say lake effect?
Our latest update from Snowbird a few days ago mentioned “It was an interesting powder day at Snowbird Ski Resort, with many employees leaving their houses with 24” on the ground, arriving at Snowbird to find about a foot at the base of the resort, and about 6” at Hidden Peak this morning. The current total is about 15,” and more snow is in the forecast.”
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Update: Emerald Expositions, the force behind the Outdoor Retailer Trade Shows, has formalized an agreement to buy Snowsports Industries America (SIA). The agreement all-but assures Denver will be the new home of the Outdoor Retailer Summer exposition and the rebranded Winter show. In a press release issued by the newly acquired company, SIA president Nick Sargent expressed his enthusiasm for the deal. “This is an incredible opportunity for our [SIA] members and the industry as a whole,”
The Drone wars continue with a potential game-changing release from DJI. Today they announced their new mini-drone called the Spark. The Spark will retail for $499, making it one of the most affordable quality options on the market. Highlights include a 2-axis gimbal and a 12-megapixel lens. It can be controlled by your own palms, smartphone, control, or goggles. In addition, it has preset maneuvers for those who don't have as much of finesse on the controls. The drone is obviously
Ok, the apocalypse is here. Reality stars are presidents, DH bikes are 29ers, Cats and dogs—living together. But we all knew this was coming. Santa Cruz let theirs out few weeks ago, so for sure the big dogs were not far behind—perhaps just waiting for a bigger event in the northern hemisphere to launch their version. The new Trek Session DH bike actually comes in both wheel flavors: A complete 27.5 with a stiffer frame, race-focused geometry, updated suspension optimized for air