Return to Winter by Izzy Lazarus

Return to Winter by Izzy Lazarus

April 27, 2017

For the last 3 months I have been instructing a semester program for the Colorado Outward Bound School. The course starts with a winter camping section in Colorado, followed by rock climbing in California, canyoneering in Utah, a Wilderness First Responder course and ends with a three week section in Ecuador, where we hike for two weeks and attempt to climb a 18,700’ glaciated volcano. There is no denying this course is badass and I feel lucky to have gotten to be a part of the whole process, from teaching technical skills to facilitating student growth.

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Backcountry Mission: Trimmer Peak with Brian Stenerson

Backcountry Mission: Trimmer Peak with Brian Stenerson

March 16, 2017

Tahoe's recent poor winter seasons had left me scarred, hoping and waiting for snow. Then January hit, the phenomenon being described as an "atmospheric river" opened up new zones to explore, but new snow creates variable avalanche conditions and problems that need to be observed and mitigated. I set out with my splitboard in hand to see what the new snow had brought.

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Making Turns in Colorado's Front Range v2: Sneak Preview - Mount Trelease

Making Turns in Colorado's Front Range v2: Sneak Preview - Mount Trelease

March 02, 2017

Weston is excited to be working with legendary backcountry guidebook author, Fritz Sperry, and showcasing an excerpt from his new book, Making Turns In Colorado’s Front Range Volume 2.

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An Unlikely Pairing

An Unlikely Pairing

December 13, 2016

The first time we laid eyes on the vintage Tucker Sno-Cat, grandiose ideas flew around the room­. A snowcat is capable of going anywhere you can take a snowmobile so the options for back-country adventures are almost limitless. The Tucker is owned by our friends, also owners of Colorado based Weston Snowboards, and they were just as excited as we were to try something crazy...

 

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ADVENTURE FEST SPOTLIGHT: WESTON’S TINY HOME WITH BIG PLANS

ADVENTURE FEST SPOTLIGHT: WESTON’S TINY HOME WITH BIG PLANS

October 10, 2016

The first flakes of the season are right around the corner, and Adventure Fest is your ticket to checking out the season’s best gear, including Weston Snowboards.

This summer, the Weston team packed up their Vail Valley home base and hammered the last nails into their new and very unconventional showroom. Although Weston’s product line—along with Colorado’s interest in backcountry exploration—is growing, its showroom is getting smaller.

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Weston Snowboards of Minturn unveils tiny home showroom

October 06, 2016

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Translating Daydreams: adventure in the Cascades

October 03, 2016

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Top 5 Reasons to Start Splitboarding!

Top 5 Reasons to Start Splitboarding!

September 20, 2016

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Season launch party will attempt to fill the fundraising gap caused by Ullr Fest's exit

August 29, 2016

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Boardroom: From Mall Shop Manager To Snowboard Brand Owner, Mason Davey Follows His Own Path

Boardroom: From Mall Shop Manager To Snowboard Brand Owner, Mason Davey Follows His Own Path

August 18, 2016

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New owner, same backcountry tradition

February 20, 2016

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Splitboard race coming to Vermont

January 28, 2016

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