Articles by Ben Hoiness

Essential Ski Touring Gear for the Backcountry

The ski touring gear you carry inside your backcountry can vary quite dramatically throughout the year depending on the weather and the day’s objective but there are several things I…


The North Face Snomad 26L Backpack Review

The North Face Snomad 26L is one of better ski-specific packs I have ever used. I’ve guided and skied recreationally with the Snomad 26 and I have continued to be…