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ProView – Five Ten Kestrel Lace

Ben Horan is a freelance writer and sometimes-guide based in Missoula, Montana, and blogs at thegentlemanatlarge.com (instagram: @thegentlemanatlarge).  The Five Ten Kestrel Lace mountain bike shoe is a comfortable, do-it-all lace-up that’s equally at home on alpine climbs, bike park doubles, and unwinding at the brewery after a huge ride. It doesn’t handle moisture well, but in cool and dry conditions it’s about as comfortable as it gets. Initial … Continue reading ProView – Five Ten Kestrel Lace

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Member Spotlight – Big City Mountaineers

Bix has worked with the Big City Mountaineers Overnight Program for 4 seasons and with schools and non-profits delivering and developing outdoor experiential education programming in Alaska, Colorado and Wisconsin. These experiences have taught him that the greatest personal growth comes from the challenges and joys of learning outside. Bix has a BA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a MA from University of Chicago. When not … Continue reading Member Spotlight – Big City Mountaineers

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ProView – La Sportiva TX3

A native Vermonter and former bike and ski racer, Dan Boozan was involved in a bike accident that left him with a paralyzed right arm and other injuries. After moving to Colorado in August of 2013, Dan connected with Paradox Sports in June of  2014 has been hanging around since. Always at home in the mountains, Dan can be found skiing, hiking, and climbing with friends … Continue reading ProView – La Sportiva TX3

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Petzl – Sitta Harness

Mike Kimmel works as the Department Head for English Language at the Vail Ski and Snowboard Academy, a public high school that works exclusively with competitive skiers and snowboarders (ranging from Alpine skiing, freeride, all forms of snowboarding competition, and nordic). He is also a climbing coach and primary routesetter for the Vail Athletic Club, and a guide for Adventure Travel Guides. He’s worked as a … Continue reading Petzl – Sitta Harness

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ProView – Astral Aquanaut

Julie Schoenfeld is a founder at Outsoul, working to connect outdoor guides with new clients. Julie is a former professional climbing instructor and has worked as the Director of Digital Development of Rock and Ice Magazine. In her free time, Julie can be found crimping up her latest project, backpacking and mountain biking through the mossy forests of the Pacific Northwest, skiing backcountry powder, or paddling her local … Continue reading ProView – Astral Aquanaut

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ProView -Spy Optic Frazier Sunglass

Brad Kreuz is an avid skier, climber, mountain biker and hiker who has been a competitive mogul skier, cycling guide, hiking guide, bike shop employee, & climbing gym employee.  Products Tested: Spy Optic Frazier sunglasses in Decoy Realtree and Matte Camo. Sizing: I’m 6’3”, 190 lbs and I have a squarer face. The shape fits my face such that I have a side gap about one … Continue reading ProView -Spy Optic Frazier Sunglass

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ProView – SCARPA Iguana

Julie Schoenfeld is a founder at Outsoul, working to connect outdoor guides with new clients. Julie is a former professional climbing instructor and has worked as the Director of Digital Development of Rock and Ice Magazine. In her free time, Julie can be found crimping up her latest project, backpacking and mountain biking through the mossy forests of the Pacific Northwest, skiing backcountry powder, or paddling her local … Continue reading ProView – SCARPA Iguana

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ProView – New Honey Stinger Bars & Gels

 The Bendable Road, (on Instagram) is a project to raise awareness about access to public lands for urban youth and to raise $5,000 for San Diego based non-profit Outdoor Outreach. The mission is to raise awareness about the importance of not only opening the outdoors to urban youth, but living a lifestyle that is conscious of our impact on the environment. Learn more about the … Continue reading ProView – New Honey Stinger Bars & Gels

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ProView – Club Ride Eden w/ DamselCham Liner Short

From Telluride to Breckenridge, Tara Skredynski has always loved exploring the mountains in Colorado. She has worked for both Outward Bound and the American Alpine Club. She gravitates towards an early morning skin and ski, a tree-lined single track ride, or hiking with her family in Boulder, Colorado. A regular yoga practice keeps her grounded when she can’t get outside. As with my other Club Ride … Continue reading ProView – Club Ride Eden w/ DamselCham Liner Short

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ProView – Astral Layla

Julie Schoenfeld is a founder at Outsoul, working to connect outdoor guides with new clients. Julie is a former professional climbing instructor and has worked as the Director of Digital Development of Rock and Ice Magazine. In her free time, Julie can be found crimping up her latest project, backpacking and mountain biking through the mossy forests of the Pacific Northwest, skiing backcountry powder, or paddling her local … Continue reading ProView – Astral Layla