6 Guidelines for Snowboarding Safely

Tips for Snowboarding Safely in Mammoth Lakes, CA

You’ll be hard-pressed to get more fast-paced and adventurous on snow-covered hills in the Mammoth area than what’s possible with snowboarding. While there’s something to be said for the freedom that goes along with this popular wintertime activity, it’s also statistically one of the riskier options. It’s important to be mindful of your safety while … Read more

Planning Your First Ski Trip into the Backcountry This Year? Here’s What You Need to Know

Backcountry Snowboarding during Covid

For most people 2020 hasn’t nearly gone as expected, and unless COVID-19 suddenly disappears then the 2020/21 winter season will be the same as ski mountains try to operate while keeping their guests safe. While we have an idea of how ski mountains will handle COVID-19 this season, if you’re worried about a reservation system … Read more

Do You Need to Wear a Helmet While Snowboarding and Skiing?

Wear a helmet

The simple answer is yes. You Should always wear a helmet while skiing or snowboarding. With all the information available that supports wearing a helmet you should already know that. If you’re reading this though, then you’re either new to the sports and don’t know or are an experienced skier or snowboarder who has ridden … Read more

Tips for Driving on Black Ice

Black ice is dangerous primarily because it’s transparent and thin and therefore takes on the color of the road surface. It’s almost invisible, and it forms on overpasses and bridges first because they have colder surfaces. The road might merely appear wet when it’s actually coated with black ice, so use extra caution when you’re … Read more

What You Need to Know About Step On Bindings

Despite the way it looks when you see an experienced rider carving down the hill, snowboarding feels unnatural to everyone when they’re first learning. As a result, most beginners will jump on anything that makes their learning experience a little bit easier. Step on bindings are a great way to make snowboarding more approachable for … Read more