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Jake Burton Carpenter, Founder of Burton Snowboards, Passes Away at Age 65

Earlier this month, Jake Burton Carpenter (1954-2019) announced that his cancer had returned. On the morning of November 21, the Burton company issued a statement announcing that the godfather of snowboarding had passed away. 
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Après-Hike: The Best Gear Kit to Sport After the Adventure

After a long day of hiking, you come back to your car starving, thirsty, and muddy. Do you have to wait hours of driving to eat and get cleaned up? Or do you have a nice kit waiting in the car for you with clean clothes, snacks, and even a hot shower?
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Don’t Miss the Latest Snow Gear Deals of the Season

With the winter season coming to a close, it’s time to break out the patio furniture, dust off the bicycles, and buy some snow gear. All the top retailers need to make room for next year’s products, which means this year’s perfectly good gear is deeply discounted.
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You Can Literally Text from the North Pole with Somewear Global Hotspot

No matter how far you choose to explore — the Rocky Mountains, the middle of the ocean, even the North Pole — Somewear Global Hotspot has you covered. It's the perfect lifeline for off-grid connectivity, promising text messaging, location sharing, weather updates, and access to emergency services.
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Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019: First Look at the Coolest Upcoming Gear

The best gear from Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2018 will rock the industry with cool new sustainable innovations like biodegradable down, insane fabric technologies, compostable coolers, unheard-of ski boot designs, and more.
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How to Dress For Apres Ski Without Looking Like a Newb

These are the best apres ski apparel, footwear, and accessories to wear after a day on the mountain, including fleece-lined jeans, a reversible bomber, slip-on Chelsea winter boots, and more.
Jake Burton Mine77

After Nearly Dying, the Founder of Burton Releases His Own Personal Line of Snowboarding Gear

After nearly dying from a rare disease, Jake Burton, the founder of his namesake snowboarding company, introduced a line of snowboarding gear, Mine 77, that he personally created and tested.
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VRBO Is ‘Giving Away’ a Mountain with the Win the Mountain Sweepstakes

As with hiking and movie-going, skiing is an activity best enjoyed without throngs of strangers around. Unfortunately, unless your Richard Branson or some Russian oil tycoon, “private skiing” isn’t really a thing. This year, VRBO is changing that with the Win the Mountain Sweepstakes.
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Supreme and The North Face Team Up for the Most Visible Outdoor Gear Ever

This spring 2018 collection from Supreme and The North Face features outdoor gear that is as metallic as it is durable. The look says, "I'm ready to hit the slopes, but I'm also ready to party. Or explore outer space."
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Yeah, Adidas makes Snowboarding Boots…Check Out Their Best for 2018

Meet the winter snowboarding boots twins of your favorite Adidas streetwear styles, including the iconic Superstars, soccer Sambas, and new Boosts.

Drink from Your Jacket While Shredding the Slopes with the 686 Hydrastash

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The Best Avalanche Airbags You Can Take on the Plane

Most avalanche airbags aren't allowed on planes, but new technology from Arc'teryx and Black Diamond is changing that. Here are options you can easily fly with.
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Why You Need a Good Merino Wool Base Layer

Base layers keep you dry and warm outside. Merino wool base layers are the best you can buy. But what are they and why are they so good?
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Watch Cam McCaul Mountain Bike a Double Black Diamond in Winter

Teton Gravity Research shared footage of the first-ever mountain bike descent of Corbet’s Couloir. We spoke with the mad man on the bike: Cam McCaul.
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What to Wear Snowboarding this Season

The slopes are open, but are you prepared for the season? Here's a quick rundown of our best menswear picks for what to wear snowboarding.
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High-Altitude Hotels: Best Resorts for Ski Junkies and Snow Bunnies Alike

From base to peak, high-altitude hotels take snow sport enthusiasts to great heights. Here are three resorts that will get you high and slopeside.
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Hit the Slopes at the Best Ski Towns in the United States

Our list of the eight best ski towns has it all, including historic mines, high altitude distilleries and breweries, art galleries, and zip-lines.
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Japan-based Goldwin Ski Apparel Crafts Olympic-level Sportswear

Goldwin ski apparel is one of the leading brands on the slopes. The Japanese company gained notoriety during the 1960s at the Olympic Games.
Burton Snowboards

Step On Up: Burton Snowboards Announces New Boot-to-Binding Connection System

Three connection points on the new Burton Snowboards Step On system will help deliver better board control by locking the boot directly to the binding.
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Take a Peek at these New Burton Jackets Before Snowboarding Season Arrives

Snowboarding and skiing season is approaching. Here's a look at the newest Burton jackets, which will be available in time for opening day on the slopes.
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New Danner and Burton Boots Look Great in the Snow and on the Trail

These Danner and Burton boots are the collaboration snowboarders have been waiting for. You can hit the powder or the trail and never get cold feet again.
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Shred the Gnar This Arbor Day with The Arbor Collective

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Keep Your Skin In Check This Season, Winter Sports Enthusiasts

We don't want a little blister to stop you from enjoying your weekend at the cabin, so we've compiled a list of winter skin care products to keep you going.
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Trekking: The Throwback Snowboard takes Burton back to the basics

The Burton Backhill remains one of the most iconic boards to have ever existed, and this year, the company looks to resurrect it with the Burton Throwback.
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Micro Guide: Beech Mountain, N.C.

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Cataloochee Escape

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Style + Tech = Burton Ion Leather boots


It’s All About the Ride

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Feel Good Friday: It’s Winter in Summer with Vonzipper

Do good, dude.
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Shred in style with Owner Operator

The next time you hit the slopes, don’t fall in with the North Face-clad crowd. Set yourself apart with Owner Operator’s high-performance outdoor gear.
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Riding with Rome Snowboards

Rome Snowboards is the go-to brand for snowboarders in the know.