Smith Introduces Magnetic Quick-Change Lens in its I/O Mag Goggle at

    Smith Introduces Magnetic Quick-Change Lens in its I/O Mag Goggle

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    The I/O Mag goggle from Smith Optics features a quick-change lens system that uses magnets that make on-the-fly lens changes faster and easier than ever. 8 magnetic contact points position the lens in place, and a pair of levers locks it down. Simple. The I/O Mag also features Smith ChromaPop lens technology for enhanced color and contrast in a wide variety of light conditions. Available September 2018.

    Burton & Danner Team Up on a Hiker-Inspired Snowboard Boot at

    Burton & Danner Team Up on a Hiker-Inspired Snowboard Boot

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    Heritage snowboard brand Burton teamed up with heritage boot maker Danner on a snowboard boot that brings classic mountain style to the snow. The Burton x Danner boot features a traditional lace leather upper, a removable, high performance Imprint 3 liner and a rugged Vibram EcoStep rubber outsole.

    Burton x South Park Collection at

    Burton x South Park Collection

    Posted in Cold Weather and Snow and Sport and Wear

    Howdy ho! Vermont’s Burton Snowboards brand teamed up with South Park to create a limited-edition board and badass collection of accessories. 4 Sizes of the Twin Tip Parkitect board are on offer, each featuring original art from the series. There’s also an orange Kenny hood, Cartman & Kyle beanies, and a Stan’s fleece-lined trapper hat plus leather mitts, Mt. Hankey socks, & more.

    Jones Snowboards Project X at

    Jones Snowboards Project X

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    Made with the most advanced materials and construction technology, Jones Snowboards’ Project X reflects the future of snowboard design. It’s an ultralight and responsive all-mountain board constructed with materials like a topsheet made of Textreme Carbon and features 3D base contours that not only make turning more fluid but also improve hydrodynamics for less friction against the snow which translates to a faster ride.

    Sun Mountain Freeglider & Skiglider at

    Sun Mountain Freeglider & Skiglider

    Posted in Bags and Gear and Snow

    Sun Country’s smooth-rolling travel bags make it easier to get your ski &/or snowboard gear through baggage claim and it’ll be safer in transit. The integrated retractable leg system carries 100% of the weight of the bag. The ballistic nylon bags hold 2 boards or 2 pairs of skis as well as boots, poles & other cold-weather gear.

    Electric Electrolite Ski & Snowboard Goggle at

    Electric Electrolite Ski & Snowboard Goggle

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    With a frame made of 100% EVA foam—think Lunarlon—and a strap made of compression-molded silicone, Electric has created the lightest ski & snowboard goggle in the world. It also costs about half the price of a premium goggle. The design of the Electrolite won the coveted Best Product Award at the 2016 ISPO Sports Tradeshow.

    Burton x Danner Snowboard Boot at

    Burton x Danner Snowboard Boot

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    Inspired by Danner’s iconic Quarry boot, the Burton x Danner snowboard boot is a high performance, traditional lace snowboard boot rendered in genuine leather & featuring a Vibram Ecostep Rubber Outsole. For added warmth, the boot has Reflective Foil inside the liner to capture and radiate body heat.

    Smith ChromaPop Goggle at

    Smith ChromaPop Goggle

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    Increased contrast and enhanced clarity are exactly the characteristics you want in a ski and snowboard goggle no matter what the weather is doing. And Smith Optics’ ChromaPop lens technology provides exactly that by filtering light at 2 specific wavelengths, to eliminate color confusion & provide a clearer view of what’s ahead. This technology will be available in 3 tints optimized for stormy, all-around, and bright sun conditions. Older goggles will be compatible with the lenses which will be available as a standalone option. Available this Fall.

    Fimbulvetr Hikr Snowshoe at

    Fimbulvetr Hikr Snowshoe

    Posted in Gear and Snow

    Developed by ski and snowboard pros for efficient foot-powered access to the goods, Fimbulvetr stomped into the snowshoe market with a design made for serious backcountry exploration. With unibody construction using DuPont Hytrel, a lightweight, rigid but freeze-proof plastic, a solid 3-strap binding, & ice-gripping Fenris crampons, they’ll take you right where you want to go.

    The Original Snurfer Snow-Surfer at

    The Original Snurfer Snow-Surfer

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    Created by engineer Sherman Poppen in 1965, the original Snurfer is the “toy” that started what we know today as snowboarding. Now, in a Poppen-approved reproduction, the original Snurfer is back, complete with the grab-rope on the nose.

    Burton x Neighborhood Throwback Snowboard at

    Burton x Neighborhood Throwback Snowboard

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    Snowboarding has finally hit middle age and what comes with that? Nostalgia products. In collaboration with technical apparel brand Neighborhood, Burton is now offering the Throwback, a bindingless snow-surfer modeled after their original 1981 Backhill board. It features plywood construction, traction padding, and a rope handle for that old school, stand-up sledding vibe.

    Electric EGX Snow Goggle at

    Electric EGX Snow Goggle

    Posted in Snow and Sport

    It snowed already at Whistler. Colorado, too. Electric’s EGX goggles will come in handy when shredding all that El Niño pow this winter. The EGX has a frameless, cylindrical design providing an ultra-widescreen field of vision and Press-Seal technology makes swapping out lenses faster & easier than ever.