Climbing Palmer Hoyt in the Zirkel

climbing in the zirkel

Learning the Ropes – Just a few years ago, I was learning the ropes to climbing, literally and figuratively. Each outing was a new experience, learning new tricks and techniques from the diverse pool of mentors I began learning climbing from. My stoke was always cranked up to 11 each and every time I touched […]

Salomon XA Pro 3D Shoes

salomon light hikers

You gotta have sole – Ask anyone what Steamboat’s go-to footwear is for everyday use in the mountains around here and they’ll say the Salomon XA Pro 3D shoes. Massively impressive. Darn good durability. And a more than fine fit make the Salomon XA Pro an easy choice for whatever your day brings. Some hiking, […]

Sea to Summit X-Pot

X Pot Sea to Summit

A collapsible, fully featured cooking pot – Ingenuity in design is always impressive and the Sea to Summit X-Pot is one of those great ideas that makes you wonder how did someone think of that? The X-Pot goes from a space saving flat position (less than an inch thick) to an extended upright cooking pot […]

Specialized Grail Gloves

Specialized bike gloves

Specialized Gloves are Handy – The new Specialized Grail Gloves are ergonomically designed to be everything you need and nothing you don’t. Featuring a unique pad system designed by a real-life doctor, Body Geometry gloves (including the Grail) have been engineered to help reduce hand numbness by improving circulation and equalizing pressure in the soft […]

GSI Fairshare Mug

Fairshare Mug

Fair is Fair. No more. No less. – I’ve seen the GSI Fairshare Mug hold the peace in more than one backcountry camp. Have you felt the sting of a wordless, penetrating stare coming from your backpacking partner as the meal is divvied out and, maybe, you accidentally have a little bit more on your […]

Ski Boot Sale in the Ski Haus Attic

ski and snowboard boot sale

Closeout Sale Prices on Ski Boots – If you want to Ski, Ride, Telmark, hike up then Ski down, Skate Ski, or Classic Ski next winter there is a good chance we have the boot for you. It may seem like a weird time to be thinking about ski boots in July, but let me […]