Flylow athlete and skier extraordinaire Michele Manning was in Chamonix, France, for a couple of weeks this spring. "Skiing the Chamonix valley is amazing," she writes on her blog. "It's hard to describe the majesty of the mountains here. Chamonix and the surrounding areas are the birthplace of skiing and it's always been my dream [...]
The Winter Life
May 19, 2013
April 30, 2013
Tioga Pass and Virginia Lakes roads are now open from the east side, creating solid access to California’s famous Eastern Sierra spring corn harvest. Not ones to be left out of the fun, Flylow made sure to be there to sample the goods.
After a solid night under a very big moon at Mono Lake we [...]
April 11, 2013
Spring break 2013 was a wild one. The highlight of our trip to the Tahoe region might have been taking home the Golden Saucer from the 2013 Pain McShlonkey at Squaw Valley, but there was more to the 10 days of corn hunting than just a gleaming saucer.
Our mission of the trip was to ski [...]
April 3, 2013
Join Flylow athlete Jake Sakson and coach Kayo Ogilby for the ultimate telemark adventure this summer: A week of intensive big-mountain telemark instruction deep in the Chilean Andes.
Professional telemark skier Nick Devore, who co-founded Portillo Big Mountain Telemark Camp with Kayo, broke both of his shins earlier this season and will be helping run the camp [...]
April 1, 2013
Our new products for next year won't be available for purchase until this fall, but we thought we'd give you a little sneak peek at what you can look forward to wearing next winter. Introducing the full Flylow catalog for 2013-14. We're debuting some brand new uber-waterproof/breathable Polartec NeoShell fabric in our Z Line, plus [...]
March 27, 2013
Nearly 30 inches of snow had fallen by early Wednesday evening and the National Weather Service was calling for an additional 6 to 10 inches overnight. The forecast called for clearing skies on Thursday morning, which would make for the first time northern Vermont had seen anything but snow and wind in nearly three days.
March 25, 2013
Flylow athlete Lucas Zelnick shot this end-of-the-season powder edit in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. It was filmed over the course of two powder days. Jackson Hole closes for the season on April 7.
March 17, 2013
The Chickering-Ayers brothers from Vermont have had a great season on the Freeride World Tour. Older brother Lars won the FWT stop at Kirkwood, California, in February and then one stop later, younger brother Silas, age 20 and one of the youngest athletes on the tour, won the contest in Fieberbrunn, Austria, held after a [...]
March 13, 2013
Flylow athletes Lars and Silas Chickering Ayers started a new binding system called Cast Touring Hardwear last year. This week, they officially launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for their first official release of the bindings and boot conversions. This is your first chance to actually get the binding system—which is made for alpine [...]
March 5, 2013
Sean Collin is a newcomer to the Flylow team but he's already out there doing incredible things. Last week, he placed sixth on the Freeride World Tour stop at Kirkwood, Calif. This week, he's off to Fieberbrunn, Austria, for the next stop of the FWT and for a chance to qualify for the tour's finale [...]