Category: Winter Apparel

tasc Performance Bamboo+Merino Base Layer Level A Pant Review

  A great base layer is essential to outdoor activities and tasc Performance understands this, having been created with the singular goal of reinventing performance apparel.  The family-founded and operated company wasn’t happy with...

Dakine Balkin Jacket

Dakine Balkan Jacket Review

Looking for an insulated, waterproof jacket, chock full of features with a more relaxed fit? Keep reading… January and early February were super warm in Colorado. I was chomping at the bit to get...

686 Serac 2.5-Ply Jacket

686 Serac 2.5-Ply Jacket Review

As the temperature starts to rise the last thing on most people’s mind is looking for a new ski or snowboard jacket.  As everyone who plays in the mountains knows, the weather can change in...

Oakley 453 Gore-Tex Biozone Down Pants

Oakley 453 Gore-Tex BioZone Down Pants Review

Initial Impression of the Oakley 453 Gore-Tex Biozone Down Pants: If you are looking for some classic looking snow pants that perform as good as they look, you need to try our these before...

Eddie Bauer Bombshelter Jacket

Eddie Bauer Bombshelter Jacket Review

Look at the photo again!  That looks sharp. I know that is just my first impression, but a clean line, lots of pockets, and the presence of some Down insulation peaking out of the...

Mountain Hardwear Phantom Hooded Down Jacket

Mountain Hardwear Phantom Jacket Review

If warmth is what you’re looking for this winter, The Mountain Hardwear Phantom Down Jacket is the first and last stop on this bus. The Phantom Down Jacket is an ultra light 850 goose...

Ski Sock Roundup Review

  Hitting the slopes or backcountry for a day of skiing or snowboarding is a great experience and can produce one of those ultimate natural highs that can’t be put into words, depicted in a...