Matt Baker

Essential Mountain Bike Trail Tools

Mountain biking is an exhilarating activity for anyone who enjoys spending time outdoors. The sport ranges from strenuous and technical to flat, easy and enjoyable

Pacific US Mountain Biking Trails

A selection of popular mountain biking trails located in the western and Pacific United States. Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports in

Backcountry Snowboarding Equipment

Learn how to choose Snowshoes, a Split-board or Approach Skis for Uphill Travel Generally speaking, a snowboard set up is less versatile for backcountry travel

Rock Climbing Carabiners 101

Not all rock climbing carabiners are created equal. Learn the basic differences between the carabiners and become a safer climber. There is nothing quite like

Ski-touring Gear for Begginers

Ski-touring boots, bindings and skis differ from downhill ski equipment. This article highlights important things a novice should know before renting or buying. Different conditions