Classic Backcountry Tours

Classic Backcountry Tours

Three Sierra tours from green circle to black diamond Words and photos by Brennan Lagasse The snow has been flying all over the Sierra Nevada this winter with mid-January storms blanketing the Range of Light in a bright shade of white from north to south. The...
Alpenglow Sports Announces 8th and Final Tailgate Talk

Alpenglow Sports Announces 8th and Final Tailgate Talk

A Night for the Refuge explores issues threatening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska Alpenglow Sports welcomes its very own Brennan Lagasse on Thursday, December 14th at 6:30pm for its eighth Tailgate Talk of the season. Brennan will share his first hand...
Winter Returns

Winter Returns

El Niño gives Tahoe backcountry skiers a huge helping of powder Words and photos by Brennan Lagasse “I’m going to ski this super cautiously, island of safety to island of safety. Copy?” “Yes. I have eyes on,” my partner responds. Slowly, I dance my way into Emerald...
Donner Pass

Donner Pass

Your best bet for Tahoe Backcountry Words and Photos by Brennan Lagasse What winter loving Californian doesn’t want to get out and stretch their legs a bit, tap into a snowcentric workout, and take in some world-class views? Yes there’s global weirding and the Sierra...
The Ultimate California Combo

The Ultimate California Combo

From pow to swells, the Golden State is ripe for achieving the elusive ski-and-surf-in-a-day tandem By Brennan Lagasse There’s nothing like the feeling of sliding on snow. Then again, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of riding a wave. It doesn’t get much better...