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How to Trim Splitboard Skins

A quick video on how to do it!

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How to Find out your Snowboard Stance

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How to do a Race Wax on a Board/Ski/Skate

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Mt Baker Splitfest: What to Expect

Splitfest is just a week away!  We couldn’t be more excited!  There will be TONS of different companies there providing free demos and clinics, as well as a Transition Race, and of course the infamous Splitfest Raffle!!! This year’s raffle includes 7 (SEVEN!) splits, plus bindings, skins, avalanche gear, outerwear, and much much more.  Bring […]

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Have a Successful Day on the Slopes with a Toddler

This one is for the snowboard parents I saw last week trying to get their adorable little girl to have fun on the slopes. To you two: It will get better! I promise!   Last week as Skylar (2yrs old) and I were headed up the ramp from the parking lot at The Summit at […]

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5 Reasons Your Toddler Should have a Seasons Pass

As you may already know, my daughter is two.  26 months, to be exact.  So even though I had plans to take her up to the Summit at Snoqualmie fairly often this season, I had no intentions of getting her a seasons pass.  I mean, she’s two.  Is she really going to be riding the […]

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40″ of Fresh and I’m not Riding

The Summit at Snoqualmie just got 40″ of fresh snow!!! Holy sh*t!  Time to grab the board and boots and get out there! …That’s what would have happened 2.5 years ago.  My husband and I would have been up with the sun, and loading up the car while a snowboard video plays on the TV […]

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Pieps Micro First Look

My first avalanche transceiver was the original Ortovox S1, which sported 3 antennas, a slick grid search, and looked like a transponder from Star Trek. Considering flip phones were just on the way out and myspace was still relevant it didn’t seem out of place. As the rest of technology changed over the years I […]

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We’re Moving!

Why did the chicken cross the road? To get his snowboard waxed! In other words… We’re moving across the street! What that means for you: -Easy to find- No more huge snow bank hiding us! -More accessibility- Plenty of parking and no huge hill to hike up. -The possibility of skiing to the shop from […]

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Get the Most out of Your Splitboard Skins

When we first started splitboarding, we learned really quickly that the riding wasn’t going to be the hard part!  On the uphill, we slipped.  We fell.  We slid down the hill.  We got our skis tangled.  What were we supposed to do with these darn poles?!  We blamed the snow.  We blamed the skins.  We […]

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