Category: Winter

$30 Lift Tickets... Seeking 'Steep & Cheap' Snow In Montana

These five Montana ski areas offer local flair, good skiing, and first-run potential through virgin pow.
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First Look: Arc'teryx Lithic Gloves

For guides, ski-mountaineers, backcountry enthusiasts, or anyone else who sees handwear as mission-critical equipment, the Lithic gloves are a new option.
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Detailed Ski Map On Your Phone

Flip out your smartphone to map your ski day in powerful new ways.
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From The Field: Backcountry Bikini Snowboarding

A glimpse at the life of a Gear Junkie.
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Ice Giants: Shots From America's Least-Known Climbing Mecca

A few of us on the GearJunkie staff have climbed in the area and can attest to its epic qualities, including massive steep ice that drops off lake-side cliffs, hidden waterfalls in the woods, and ice bouldering near the town.
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Now That's A Tomahawk

In this crash the skier does enough front flips to rival an Olympic gymnast.
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Test Drive: Traction On Snow With Fabric 'AutoSocks'

This textile alternative to chains has been used in Norway for a few years to improve traction on icy and snowy roads. We gave it a test.
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Treaded: Front & Back Fat Tires

The new front and rear tires by 45NRTH are each made to do different things.
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Skier Survives 300-Foot Fall Off Cliff

Taking out of bounds selfies is not advised.
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Five Winter Activities That Are Better Than CrossFit

Build muscles while building a snowman, or try one of these other fun winter pastimes for a workout.
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