Spirit 3

Scarpa Spirit 3 AT Ski Boots

I skied the Scarpa Spirit 3 AT Boot all last season. A three-buckle boot with a touring bias, the boot is a step above the Matrix in the Scarpa line-up, offers Dynafit compatibility, and seemed like a logical step for my next AT boot. The Spirit 3 uses a new strap system that broadens the pull of the straps thus giving… Read More

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Ski the 14ers by Chris Davenport

Ski the 14ers Book – Chris Davenport

Ski the 14ers Book – Chris Davenport The ski related press releases just keep coming across my desk these days. The latest is information on a new book about skiing Colorado’s 14ers. Aspen based skier, Chris Davenport pulled off the impressive feat of skiing all 54 of Colorado’s fourteen thousand foot peaks in one year last season. Lou Dawson skied them… Read More

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Book

Ski Related Book Reviews

Staying Alive in Avalanche Terrain – Bruce Tremper One the best avalanche safety books available. It has the science, it has the human element. If you are looking to expand your vision in the world of avalanche science, this is the book. Powder Pioneers – Award winning book on Canadian ski history by Chic Scott. From the roots of skiing in… Read More

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Past Video Reviews

Past Video Reviews

Big Mountain Little Skier: Free Heels Big Mountain Little Skier is Nils Larson’s latest movie. Anyone who questions the power of the free heel turn needs to see this movie. Big Mountain Little Skier features free heel skiers pushing the envelope of backcountry skiing the Chugach, Selkirks, and Sierra. The majority of the film is composed of footage earned via… Read More

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