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Base layer for skiing

Sometimes, it can be hard to figure out what base layer to wear for skiing, and which base layer is the best for cold weather.  In the spring, we wrote about unique pieces that stood…



Spring skiing in Utah reins supreme!

Having grown up in Colorado, I have not often yearned to ski outside of the state.  With Vail, Breckenridge, Beaver Creek, Keystone, A-Basin and other resorts a short drive away, why bother? Well, this spring…



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…