Perspectiv Daypack by Thule

Schlep gear with ease in a new backcountry camera bag

From roof racks to bike bags, Thule knows how to schlepp in style. If it needs to be hauled, lugged or carried, there’s a good chance that the Swedish company has a solution to get your gear from the garage to the great outdoors. Their latest release is a series of camera bags that range from messenger style to daypacks, all unified under a streamlined …

Snocru

One app for tracking and mapping speed, mountain conditions and all your friends

While there are a few different apps for obsessed skiers and snowboarders to track their speed, distance and altitude or follow weather conditions, Snocru goes one step further to unite your pack so you can keep track of all that—and each other. Launched in 2010 and continuously updated with an increasing array of social sharing and tech features, Snocru came in quite handy on a …

Jones Ultracraft Splitboard

Big mountain Jeremy Jones' eponymous snowboard company ups the ante in backcountry board design

The core snowboard industry continues to mature with more and more innovation and development in backcountry tech. Whether it’s due to an aging demographic looking for a peaceful alternative outside resort riding or a newfound interest in powder riding from the younger generation, each year brings better, safer and lighter products built to propel experienced riders into un-patrolled territory. Standing at the pinnacle of its …