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Gordini ski gloves pass the snowgrrl test

Gordini Venture ski gloves

Snowgrrl had the opportunity to test a pair of bright green Gordini ski gloves on the slopes of the Canyons resort in Utah last week.  The Gordini ski gloves are super lightweight, featuring InSilk insulation. …


Helly Hansen Vertex Stretch keeps him happy!

We recently had a SnowMan test out the Helly Hansen Vertex Stretch midlayer.  SnowMan Sam wore this mid-layer beneath a shell on a bluebird day in Breckenridge, Colorado.  He commented that he felt totally comfortable…



Echo Mountain – sweet & small

For a lot of Denverites who love snow sports, a typical weekend goes like this:  Friday: decompress after a hard work week.  Saturday: relax, see friends, enjoy a delicious meal, go to sleep by 8:00…


Vail’s Skadifest = skiing, swag, and wine

Snowgrrl was lucky to attend Vail’s 2nd annual Skadi Vail Women’s Ski Fest two weeks ago.  Advertised as a two-day snow goddess extravaganza featuring two full days and nights of schmoozing with like-minded women who…


Vail Marriott Mountain Resort review

Snowgrrl recently stayed at the Vail Marriott Mountain Resort in Vail, Colorado during Vail’s Skadifest event (which will be documented soon!)  This post describes snowgrrl’s experience at the hotel.  We evaluated the hotel based on…


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Countdown to slopeside hot chocolate!

One of snowgrrl’s favorite resort town activities is swooshing down the slopes into a cozy little apres-ski destination to sip a warm, rich hot chocolate.   All of the vigorous ski activity deserves a sweet warm…