Podcast Interview with Melanie Bernier: Lots of tips from her training for skimo racing, gear, nutrition…


This is the first ever episode of SkinTrack.com podcast! It's not fully podcast-like in a sense that you can download it (will come later) but you can … [Read more...]

2013 SkinTrack Reader’s Choice: Vote for Your Favourites from 2012/13 season


Voting is now CLOSED. To see the results and whether you won on of the prizes please see our Facebook … [Read more...]

Dynafit TLT 6 Mountain Review: First impressions and comparison to TLT 5


Dynafit TLT 6 Mountain Boot quick overview: Usual full price: $749.95 USD Weight: 1225g per boot (size 27.5) Cost per gram: $0.31 / … [Read more...]

Interview with under-the-radar Trevor Hunt: About light gear and steep skiing on the Coast and beyond

As close to revealing himself as it gets.

I don't get stoked easily, but I am totally psyched to bring you this interview because Trevor Hunt skis literally the gnarliest shit on almost ski … [Read more...]

Best 6 Ski Mountaineering Reported Trips of 2012-2013 “season”

Uber happy Andy and Jason Dorais after setting the FKT on Rainier. (Photo from Jason's blog.)

The other day, on Twitter, Carl (@CarlKohnstamm) asked me for my opinion on "What are the top 5 ski mountaineering trip (reports) of 2012-13"? (It was … [Read more...]

$5,000 prize purse: The Power of Four Skimo Race set for March 1st, 2014


Registration just opened for one of the most popular events on the North American skimo calendar and here is the official press release with all the … [Read more...]

Race report: 2013 Irwin/La Sportiva Skimo Race

Pre-race meeting room was packed with some big guns. (Photo credit Jeremy Rietmann).

The following race report was sent in by Jeremy Rietmann - steadily improving Colorado skimo racer - who has shared his racing adventures with … [Read more...]

Current deals on Avalanche beacons and avalanche airbags


While browsing online stores over the weekend, I stumbled upon some great deals on avalanche beacons and airbags. Seems like stores are doing a big … [Read more...]