AfterShokz open-ear headphones

Headphones that go outside of your ear but still deliver premium stereo sound?  The folks behind AfterShokz open-ear headphones promised that and more.  Always the skeptic, I wondered how on earth that could be possible. …


Snowgrrl review of MyTrail light down jacket

MyTrail jacket review – tested in Alaska!

Mountain tested:  MyTrail Women’s 850 Fill HL Hooded Down Jacket I’m always excited to try products emerging from Colorado companies, especially those who take pride in ethical sourcing.  So, when offered the chance to do…


Sweet snacks for the slopes or trail

The Outdoor Retailer summer market showcased many tasty tidbits!  We loved so many sweet snacks at the summer show.  Happily, the trend towards real food and thoughtfulness about our planet has resulted in some delicious…


Child's pose on top of gondola at Vail Mountain

Mountaintop yoga in Vail

Mountaintop yoga in Vail offers the opportunity to do Tree Pose in the trees, and Mountain Pose in the mountains.  Therefore, when I read about Vail Mountain and Supergoop offering mountain top yoga this summer, I…


Avalanche tops review

Consistent with all snowgrrl reviews of products tested, this review states my honest opinion about Avalanche tops received at no charge from Avalanche Apparel. Avalanche Apparel is a family-owned and operated outdoor apparel company that…


snowrrl wears Parakito

Parakito mosquito repellent

The Parakito mosquito repellent wristband was one of the first products ever reviewed by snowgrrl.  At this year’s SnowShow, I reconnected with the brand.  I discovered their awesome new line of “party” Parakito mosquito repellent…