What are you thankful for?

Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the ski season. It’s an opportunity to eat lots of good food and to take a moment to reflect on the things you are grateful for. Here, at Local Freshies, we t...

Split it

Another winter is upon us.  With a promising early season the stoke is off the charts. Snow enthusiasts everywhere have a hopeful glimmer in their eye. Excitement of the adventures that lay ahead are...

Open Sesame!

In the Tahoe Basin and around the country, the snow has started to fly and the stoke is high! Snow enthusiasts have been super gripped by the talks of a “Monster El Niño” and early season snow on...

The End

Over the years a lot of movies and books I have read changed how I think or look at things in life. For example the classic book The Jungle, by Upton Sinclair, detailing how the immigrants in the stoc...

Tis the season

With winter fast approaching or already here it’s time to awake that brain of yours and freshen up your backcountry safety skills. More and more snow enthusiasts are venturing out of bounds and ...