Monthly Archives: January 2013

Buying Used Backcountry Touring Gear in Seattle

A few buddies have asked me recently about getting into backcountry skiing/touring and wondering how to gear up. Since the the price for new gear is a little steep: $700+ for skis $500+ for boots $400+ for bindings $350+ for … Continue reading

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The Spearhead’s Fissile on NYE

After a night of sabering champagne and hanging out in a -25′c vodka tasting room it seemed like a great idea to go on a 20 mile ski tour and take down Fissile (pictured below on the left). Rewinding a … Continue reading

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