Bigger, spherical lenses are trending super hard on the slopes these days and with the Voyageur, Zeal is following suit. With no frame to take up space, the Voyageur allows for plenty of viewing angle. Holding the lens in place is a four-point clip system plus rubber brackets on the far sides and around the nose. It is similar to the Smith I/O, but with the additional clips, it may take a second longer to change. The Voyageur comes standard with Zeal’s Optimum Lens, a mirrored lens that works great in full sun as well as overcast skies. For the storm days, they also include a super low light/clear lens.
Inge Perkins and Hayden Kennedy, from Perkins' Instagram account. According to Montana Avalanche, an avalanche claimed the life of a skier in in the Madison Range on Saturday. The slide fully buried one and partially buried another on the North Couloir of Imp Peak. The skiers were approaching their line when the avalanche triggered from above. Gallatin County SAR responded to the scene. Out of respect for the families, the names of the skiers have not been released yet. We will update with
Colorado skiers are in for an early season treat. After an early start to winter in Colorado’s high country, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area has announced it plans to open this Friday, October 13 th. The mountain will kick off the ’17-’18 ski season by opening the Black Mountain Express Lift and the High Noon Trail at 9 A.M. for a crowd of eager skiers. A blessing of early season snowfall combined with temperatures perfect for snowmaking allowed the ski area to open first in North
This post originally appeared on Powderchasers.com. 23 inches has fallen at Timberline Lodge in Oregon in the past few days! It's snowing in the Cascades currently and today is opening day for Arapahoe Basin In Colorado. The extended forecast while warm early next week looks cold and deep in the 7 day period. There is a lot going on for mid-October! The Pacific Northwest has seen significant snowfall in most of the Oregon Cascades where less has fallen further north in Washington. A