Bombtrack Beyond +

I wish I could take my Beyond + to loops and trails at Pacific North West. Tuscany is awesome, but Beyond + have to go to some wild places!





Distance: 396.7 km
Elevation: + 2876 / – 3009 m

The San Juan Islands are an archipelago in the U.S. state of Washington known for rural Pacific Northwest landscapes and wildlife. Horseshoe-shaped Orcas Island, one of the main isles, is home to Moran State Park’s old-growth forest and Mt. Constitution. San Juan Island is distinguished by the lively seaside town of Friday Harbor and Lime Kiln Point State Park, an orca-whale lookout.



Started in: Granthams Landing, British Columbia, CA
Distance: 438.5 km
Elevation: + 7176 / – 7044 m

In July i completed beautiful Lower Sunshine Coast route described here: Lower Sunshine Coast bikepacking.
Instead of coming back I made loop on Vancouver Island and finished in Nanaimo BC. It was spectacular 5 days trip but required a lot of effort. Pictures are here.

See Skyler’s video on Vimeo:




POC Receptor Backcountry MIPS Ski helmet

Receptor Backcountry has an aramid penetration barrier and is especially developed for North Shore, Slick Rocks or any freeride occasion where there’s a risk of crashing into high friction objects. The helmet is equipped with the patented MIPS system to reduce the rotational forces to the brain in the case of an oblique impact. Receptor Backcountry
comes with detachable ear pads and is also certified for snow sports use.


MIPS system
ABS/PC outer shell
Thin PC / PTFE inner shell
Multi impact liner
Aramid penetration barrier
Penetration-proof ventilation system with airflow channels between the
two shells
Neckroll with integrated Recco® avalanche rescue system

CERTIFIED EN 1077B, EN 1078, ASTM 2040

WEIGHT: 600 g

Know Before You Go

” It doesn’t matter if you have made thousands of good calls – all it takes is one bad call and that is one too many. Some days the mountains are screaming GET OUT OF HERE and some days they are saying come on in – it’s time to party.” – Jeremy Jones

Do you know when to back off and when it’s good to go? The Know Before You Go avalanche awareness program will get you started down the path of learning the language of the mountains and becoming a better and safer rider.

The Utah Avalanche Center and the Colorado Avalanche Information Center have teamed up with Avalanche Canada, Backcountry Access, the American Avalanche Association, the American Institute of Avalanche Research and Education, the National Avalanche Center, Sherpas Cinema, Red Bull Media House, Brainfarm, and others to bring you this beta which is unlike any other PSA you are likely to see.
Go to for more information.

Know Before You Go from Trent Meisenheimer on Vimeo.

Rab® Autumn/Winter ’15 Trailer


Rab Carrington built his company on two things: A deep understanding of what climbers and mountaineers need, and a commitment to practical gear that works. It’s this down to earth, honest approach that still informs the design and testing process linking us firmly to that modest beginning in 1980’s Sheffield. Those same qualities of innovation, integrity and function have endured, remaining at the heart of the Rab® brand today.