Trip Report: Tuckerman Ravine

Words Hanna Photos Dan Brown, Joe Gaetani The Crew Joe G. Serious Splitboarder, backcountry explorer Steve A. The Veteran: has ridden backcountry BC and Colorado, Dan B. The Lens: Dan is a photographer from Kapitol Photography Me:  Backcountry rookie. The Numbers 8.5 miles climbed 4200 vertical feet Weather  45-60 degrees with rain, fog, sun, and … Continue reading

Homeschool Snowboarding Outerwear

Homeschool Snowboarding is a new brand being launched out of the Pacific Northwest for the 2011-2012 Season.  According to their website, their goal is to produce “the best technical outerwear out there,” with the theory that if it works in the frequently nasty weather of the PNW, it will work anywhere.  One of their primary … Continue reading


Flex:  Just past medium stiff both longitudinally and torsionally.  A good deal stiffer than the Evo. Stability:  Outstanding.  Held an edge nicely carving and absorbed chunder much better than my Evo.  I noticed that I rode this board consistently faster everywhere on the mountain than I ride my Evo.  I had a ton of fun … Continue reading

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