Winter is Coming…You Ready?

The first official day of fall has come and went. Days are shorter and temperatures are cooler. Talk of a “Monster El Niño” has everyone stoked for winter. Thoughts of checking and tuning the gear begin to creep into our minds. Before each snow season there is one question we often forget to ask ourselves…are […]

Made by Locals for Locals – Part 2

Times are tough…It’s with a heavy hearts we announce that one of the most prolific grass root snowboard companies based in Colorado will not be releasing their 2015-16 line. Venture Snowboards has been an with a major hard core following for over 16 years. Being manufactured just down the road from Silverton Mountain, home to […]

HDHR

Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails What? Yep, just what it sounds like…pure awesomeness! On Saturday, September 19th the 12th Annual HDHR takes over Bear Mountain in sunny Southern California. All the top jibbers from around the globe will be there to strut their stuff. The Bear Mountain Park Crew has brainstormed all summer to put […]

Defeating the Meaningless

William Blake once said, “Great things are done when men and mountains meet.” This is definitely true.  Mountains can be a blocker between nations or they can be a place to meditate and find inner peace. These natural skyscrapers, make human beings feel small and humble. They urge to be conquered and it makes sense […]

The waiting game…

On average we spend 62 minutes a day waiting. The average life span projected for 2015 by the U.S. Census Bureau is 78.3. That means we spend years of our lives just waiting. Whether it’s waiting on your ride, waiting for your food, waiting on the doctor or waiting at the carwash, we all wait. […]

Life is all about “Balance”

Balance is the perfect state of still water. Let that be our model. It remains quiet within and is not disturbed on the surface. Confucius (c. 551 – c. 479 BC)   Balance…this is the name chosen for the new film starring David Carrier Porcheron a.k.a. DCP. We know what your thinking. How does this relate to a […]

Party Time

It’s that time of year again. The temperatures are dropping, the leaves will be changing and Winter is right around the corner. If you love this time of year like we love this time of year then you know exactly what time it is…Just like this time every season, it’s time to get the stoke […]

Made by Locals for Locals – Part 1

When talking about climate change, there is a focus on how much air pollution cars make, but for some reason ocean vessels stay out of the spotlight. Ocean transportation accounts for 90% of global trade and yet it doesn’t have any air polluting restrictions! This should be a cause of concern for all of us.  […]