Gear Reviews

Thoughts on the Anarchy McCoy polarized sunglasses

I’ve been trying out a pair of Anarchy McCoy sunglasses for nearly 9 months now and I must say, these are my favorite sunglasses in my collection for general use and especially when skiing or hiking. I was sent a pair of the red McCoy frames with polarized lenses to try out and review, little […]

Reviews Summer

Black Mountain Colorado Dude Ranch

If you’re already starting to miss the mountains, you don’t need to despair. There are so many wonderful summer activities, from hiking, horseback riding, camping, fishing, and rafting that can keep you enjoying the Colorado mountains all year long. If you would like to do all of those activities in one-stop, consider a trip to […]

Reviews Travel

Driving the 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer SE

I had a chance to test drive a new Mitsubishi Lancer SE during our last trip up to the mountains this season. Luckily we were greeted with snowy, cold conditions to give the AWD sedan a fair shake. Driving in Town In my limited experience, this exceeded my expectations as a high-powered Japanese car. It […]

Gear Recommendations Reviews Travel

Thoughts on the 2012 Suzuki Kizashi

I had the chance to drive a 2012 Suzuki Kizashi Sport GTS AWD for a week. As any self-respecting snow blogger, I took the opportunity to take it around town and then head up to the mountains for a weekend. In short, the Suzuki Kizashi is a great mid-size for active Coloradans and a very […]

Recommendations Reviews Technology Travel

Thoughts on the 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander

Rachel and I recently had the opportunity to test and review the 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander GT S-AWC for a week. Overall, I was really impressed with the SUV and felt like it could be a suitable “Colorado car” for active families or couples. Driving in Town First things first, the Outlander works great around town. […]

Aside Gear Recommendations Reviews

Review: Columbia Whirlibird II Glove

These past few months I’ve been trying out a new pair of Columbia gloves provided to me by Appalachian Outdoors, an online snowsports equipment retailer. Let me be clear, I don’t owe Columbia anything with this review; I almost always prefer their equipment over anything else I’ve tried. Fit and Feel Jumping into it, the […]

Food & Drink Recommendations Reviews

Noodles & Co. Grown Up Mac hits the spot

I had the chance to try out the Bacon Mac & Cheese at Noodles & Co. for free the other day. I’ll be honest, I’ve always been a big fan of every plate at Noodles but this is no ordinary mac: it’s essentially a bacon cheeseburger in pasta form and, well, what’s not to like […]

Celebrity Movie Recommendations Reviews

Red Bull movie: The Art of Flight

Here’s another great movie to get you in the mood for another season: Two years in the making, “The Art of FLIGHT” gives iconic snowboarder Travis Rice and friends the opportunity to redefine what is possible in the mountains. Experience the highs, as new tricks are landed and new zones opened, alongside the lows, where […]