The Soggy Sock Theory of a Day Hike in the Flat Tops
Day Hiking Through Wet Trails and Big Snowbanks It's early. It's early to expect to reach the higher peaks in the Flat Tops Wilderness or the Mount Zirkel Wilderness on a day hike. The limiting factor? Big, deep snowdrifts that are soft and punchy. What is the best strategy? Leave......Read More
Mountain Weather Predication: Warm and Dry with ArcTeryx
In Town or the Backcountry, Staying Warm and Dry is Key. The month of May has a weather habit of producing rain, hail, grapple, snow, and sleet in an indescribable manky mix of wet and misery. All of this will conspire to try and cause you to cancel plans and......Read More
Primus Lite+ Compact All-In-One Camp Stove, Good Times Included!
Where there is a Primus Lite+ there is coffee! Cold mornings and hot coffee... All brought to you within minutes with your Primus Lite+ backpacking stove. Primus you say? Primus is a Swedish company that has been manufacturing stoves since 1892. I've had my Primus Lite+ stove since 2015. Personally,......Read More
Salomon Odyssey Pro. Hike Far. Hike Wide. Hike Light!
If I was to name one thing light hiking footwear drives their owners the most crazy I'd say it's durability. The Salomon Odyssey Pro answers that Siren's song with longevity, fit, and stability. This light hiking shoe can go the distance for day hikers and thru hikers alike. Salomon has......Read More
Light, Nimble, and Comfortable: Osprey Talon and Tempest Daypacks
Backpacking, Day Hiking, Biking. Two of our favorite packs for day hiking are the Osprey Talon and Tempest. For quick blitz trips through red rock country or alpine hikes far above timberline - these packs are light, comfortable, and a joy to carry. The Talon is designed for guys and......Read More
New to Ski Haus: Butler Maps. Get Your Road Trip On!
It's Spring. It's road trip season and plans need to be made. Grab a Butler Map, (brand new to Ski Haus), to make all your road trip planning easy. Technically, Butler Maps are motorcycle maps designed for on or off road travel. Ski Haus thinks these maps have much more......Read More
Yakima SkyRise Tent Just Made Your Next Road Trip
Bring on Summer with Yakima! The new Yakima SkyRise Roof-Top Tent is the latest addition to the adventuring tools offered here at Ski Haus. With summer right around the corner, we are all gearing up for our warm weather excursions. Whatever your pleasure, be it mountain biking, backpacking, climbing, fishing,......Read More
Ski Haus End of Winter Super Sale and Demo Sale Continues!
Great Winter Deals and Bargains Live on at the Haus! The Ski Haus End of Winter Super Sale continues. Closeout and blowout prices on all things winter are priced 20% to 75% off. Planning ahead for next winter, trying to keep a growing grom in ski pants and gear, and......Read More