Goggle Maintenance

Goggle Maintenance

We’ve all been there. Foggy goggles suck. Of course, some goggles are better than others, but even top of the line goggles will fog up a little occasionally. First, what causes goggle fog? Foggy le…
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Interview with a Lifty

Interview with a Lifty

We wanted to get the scoop straight from the lifty's mouth so we sat down for a round of beer to hear the truth and nothing but the truth...Here we go:1) How long have you been a lift operator? Do you…
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Butte Fire Update!

Butte Fire Update!

The Butte fire so far has destroyed over 71,780 acres along with 80 homes and taken the lives of 2 others in Calaveras County. The Aloha crew took time out to place signs along Highway 88 & 4 and in f…
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Racing vs. Freestyle Snowboarding

Racing vs. Freestyle Snowboarding

Ever wonder what the differences are in Racing vs. Freestyle snowboarding gear?Well, we thought we'd share this little nugget of alpine snowboarding information with you.        &n…
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It's all about that stance...

It's all about that stance...

It's summer...you've got the time now to put your kit together, don't wait until opening day to figure it out! Grab your tape measure and Phillips screwdriver, here we go!First, you need to…
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Snow this winter in California?

Snow this winter in California?

Alright, we all know last snowboarding season in California was way too short. However, there is potentially good news on the way and we may finally catch a break!Our state is desperate for relief fro…
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Meet the Dude Behind the Boards

Meet the Dude Behind the Boards

Ask Jared what his hobbies are and you're likely to hear, "snowboarding, wakeboarding, photography, and free-hand drawing". Similarly, ask Jared what he's passionate about and you'll probably get,…
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Board Sports - Part II

Board Sports - Part II

Here is our second installment of Board Sports. We've covered the 'Sea', now let's look at 'Land'.- KITE LANDBOARDING:Same as kitesurfing - but on land.Essentially riding an oversized skateboard…
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Board Sports - Part I

Board Sports - Part I

Remember those days when the only board sport was surfing? or skateboarding?Yeah, us either. Surfing may have started it all - but times certainly have changed! There are so many sick board sport…
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Tropical Paradise on White Mountain

Tropical Paradise on White Mountain

If you're looking for a little something different, off the 'beaten' pistes and groomers, check this out.Snowboarding on Mauna Kea. Dude, it's a volcano. OK, it's dormant but, still - you'll be s…
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9 Pro-Tips to Get Better at Snowboarding

9 Pro-Tips to Get Better at Snowboarding

Stuck in a rut? Don’t know what else to do to get better at this awesome sport? Well, we’ve got some tips for you from pros around the world – Mark McMorris, Sage Kotsenburg, Jenny Jones, Scott Pen…
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Our Favorite History Lesson

Our Favorite History Lesson

Time to bring back this awesome documentary.Throwing it way way back with a cool history lesson on the beginning of snowboarding.Who were the big players? What the heck is a snurfer? How did…
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Newbie Advice

Newbie Advice

We all need it from time to time. If you think you don't, that means that you need it more than most! This is directed to some of the newbies out there but is also a good refresher to the 's…
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