9 November

K2 Formula Binding Review

K2 Formula Binding Review

2013 K2 Formula bindings, mens size XL   8 Best Use: Freestyle, all mountain Highlight: Solid comfort for a minimal price Cost: $160 Rider Profile: 6’2”, 165 lb male with size 13 feet     Review I’m on my second pair of K2 Formula bindings. I was sold on them by a shop rep and […]

21 September

YES, Pick Your Line Snowboard Review

Posted in Boards, Tyler Davis
YES, Pick Your Line Snowboard Review

2014, YES, Pick Your Line, 161 wide, ridden with K2 Formula bindings size XL   8 Best Use: Freeride, resort, backcountry, all-mountain Highlight: Powerful, fast, all-mountain charger with added powder float Cost: $600 Rider Profile: 6’2”, 165 lb male with size 13 feet     Review If you are reading this review, I’ll assume you […]

30 November

Venture Helix Splitboard Review

Posted in Boards, Product Reviews
Venture Helix Splitboard Review

2010, Venture 164cm splitboard used with Spark bindings, Voile hardware and skins. Twin tip, camber under feet, reverse camber tip and tail splitboard.   6 Best Use: Backcountry Highlight: Freestyle shape with powder float Cost: Too much, $900 retail. Try looking for a used deck.   Review After many years in the backcountry, using sleds […]

30 October

Mt.Approach is Changing The Backcountry

Posted in Product Reviews
Mt.Approach is Changing The Backcountry

A new backcountry snowboarding hard-goods company has sprung up to fill the growing demand for backcountry travel equipment.  Started by Smith Optics’ Chris Smith in Ketchum, Idaho, the product is built by snowboarders for snowboarders to access new terrain.  The idea is simple, sell a self contain touring package at the low pricepoint comparaed to a full […]