Skiing with Trolls in Iceland
Compared to other European ski destinations, Iceland is a relative new arrival to the global ski scene. Geographically isolated from the rest of Europe, the local economy was based on fishing and whaling, which gathered little attention to the first traveling skiers of the early 20th century. However the economic boom experienced by Western Europe  [...]
The Future of Splitboard Bindings …
If you splitboard you can thank the guys above (left to right) Will Ritter of Spark R&D and Tyler Kloster of Karakoram for their solid innovations to the split world over the past few years. Spark R&D must be especially stoked this year to be celebrating the brands 10th anniversary! 2017/2018 will see a few  [...]
2018 Snowboards & Splitboards Preview
DENVER, CO – Are you looking to see what next years 2017 – 2018 snowboards look like? I spent a few days on the SIA Snow Show floor taking photos of *just about every single new snowboard I could find on display. Below you can checkout photos of some of the most progressive snowboard shapes  [...]
2017 SIA Editor’s Choice Awards
DENVER, CO – Mountain Weekly News is proud to have awarded our second annual Editor’s Choice Awards on the floor of the SnowSports Industries America (SIA) trade show this year. This is some of the hottest 2018 snowboard gear coming to the market next fall. The SIA show is an exciting event that brings together  [...]
Best Women’s Snowboard Jackets 2017
Winter weather is finally upon us! The snow has already begun to blanket the best mountains in the world, and riders have been ready. If you’re stoked on this season – and I know you are… check out or list of the 6 best women’s snowboard jackets of 2016/2017 1. Burton AK Gore-Tex 2L Altitude  [...]
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