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Chile Split and Slack Country 2018

Chile - August 24 -September 4, 2018 Words by Rob Hopkins @notrobhop Photos by Ian Holmes @irrationalcarny --- South America - the land of icey hardpack and hurricane force winds. Or so I ... Read More by Rob Hopkins September 13, 2018

Mt Dennis North Coulior - April 9, 2018

These things always start too early. Sitting in the passenger seat of Mike’s car waiting for a seemingly endless freight train to finish rumbling across the road in front of us, I tried to stay ... Read More by Rob Hopkins May 7, 2018

Top Hat Peak Area - Jan 1st, 2018 (w/video)

Happy New Year Everyone! Just wanted to check in with a quick video trip report from New Years Day.  We headed up from Emerald Lake Parking Lot into the Top Hat Peak/Emerald Peak zone.  When we ... Read More by Simon Coward February 1, 2018

Early Season Mt Field - Paying to Play

After this past week of watching the climbing temperatures here in Calgary we were none too optimistic for the quality of our weekly team Monday trip to the mountains.  We did hold some hope that ... Read More by Simon Coward December 12, 2017

93 North Guided Day - Dec 3, 2017 (Video)

This past Sunday we headed out for the first Splitboard HQ guided day offering for the season.  Blue skies and cool temps greeted us in Lake Louise well before the sun rose.  As they say, the early ... Read More by Simon Coward December 5, 2017

Spark R&D Arc 2017/18 Binding Overview VIDEO

This video is our take on the 2017/18 season Spark R&D Arc binding.  A few notable changes from last year, though very much built on the same easy to use, reliable platform.   In this ... Read More by Simon Coward December 1, 2017