Getting spoiled: Great early season touring at Rogers Pass

Avalanche Mountain and Sir Donald

It has been amazing couple of days at the Rogers Pass - no wind, good snow, and lots of blue skies. In general, travel is pretty fast (also thanks … [Read more...]

First ski day in 2012/13 season: Video Peak and 8812, Rogers Pass

Video Peak Rogers Pass

Today I finally got to ski for the first time this season. Weather was spectacular, snow as well. Rogers Pass is starting to fill in but for now … [Read more...]

2012 MEC Vert180 on Dec 1st: Canada’s skimo season opener


This will be the 3rd edition of the Vert180 which serves as the Canadian skimo racing season opener the last 3 years. As one of a kind North … [Read more...]

Win a pair of 680g La Sportiva RSR skis!


Skintrack has partnered with La Sportiva North America on this amazing contest - with a prize value at $1200 it is likely the biggest one the skimo … [Read more...]

Luke Nelson interview: father of two, mountain runner, and the 2012 US ski mountaineering champion

Luke Nelson after UTMB.

A father of two, Luke Nelson is the reigning US ski mountaineering champion. On top of that (or before that) he is an accomplished mountain runner. … [Read more...]

Janelle Smiley: Interview with the 2012 North American Ski Mountaineering Champion

Janelle Smiley climbing on skis.

Janelle Smiley is someone I wanted to interview for a long time now. She can’t be simply described as a skimo racer despite the fact she is the … [Read more...]

La Sportiva Stratos Cube – lightest skimo boot in the world!

La Sportiva Stratos Cube photo

A post about new La Sportiva Stratos³ Cube appeared here on Skintrack couple of weeks ago but had to be taken down on request from La Sportiva due to … [Read more...]