Crow Tales

Leaving the Lifts Behind with Weston Splitboards

Leaving the Lifts Behind with Weston Splitboards

by Margaret Hedderman
Our motto is “Gear for self-propelled adventures.” So who cares if you use one stick or two? No judgement here.That’s why we’re bringing splitboarding back in a big way. Not only are we introducing an exciting new board line to Durango; we’re launchi…
What We're Thankful For

What We're Thankful For

by BCEXP Staff
It’s been an interesting year here in Durango. From fires to flooding, there’s been a lot that’s made the last few months quite challenging. But from what we’ve seen, the Durango community has truly pulled together and supported one another through t…
Bikepacking 101 - Lessons Learned in the Mountains

Bikepacking 101 - Lessons Learned in the Mountains

by Liz Blair
Over the past few years, I’ve become increasingly intrigued by bikepacking. Mainly, it seems like a great way to cover more ground and see more over a weekend. My boyfriend, Mike and I finally decided to try it out this September on the Alpine Loop i…
How to get warm & stay warm in the backcountry

How to get warm & stay warm in the backcountry

by BCEXP Staff
Gear is great, but a little bit of know-how goes a long way; especially when the temperature drops and you’re trying to stay warm. While being prepared with the right equipment and clothing is a must, knowing how to care for your body can insure your…
Comparisons: the La Sportiva Akasha VS. the Bushido

Comparisons: the La Sportiva Akasha VS. the Bushido

by Liz Blair
For the past couple of years I’ve been running in the La Sportiva Akasha with excellent results. I’ve enjoyed the fit, and the tread has held up well over harsh terrain and long distances. A friend of mine has felt equally similar about the La Spo…