Four Tools and Tips I Use to Navigate the Backcountry

by Cindi Lou Grant [Editor’s note: Backcountry snowboarders Cindi Lou Grant and her husband, Zach, live full-time in a remote cabin deep in Utah’s Wasatch range, which they access by touring or snowmobile.] I was 16 when I got caught in my first avalanche. I had just started backcountry riding—I was learning about avalanches through […]

Why REI Especially Likes Our Vixen Coat and Higgins Coat

In a review on REI’s Co-Op Journal of the best ski jackets for 2018, they included Flylow’s women’s Vixen Coat and men’s Higgins Coat. And they highlighted a little-known fact about the Higgins and Vixen coats: They’re ultra quiet. Quiet, huh? That’s not usually a word you’re used to hearing describe a jacket, but think […]

Introducing Bro Glow

BroGlow from Flylow Gear on Vimeo. What’s better than actually going skiing? Looking like you’ve gone skiing. That’s right. Introducing Bro Glow, the only scientifically proven fake goggle tan on the market. Just rub this magic cream onto your face, and voila! An instant, totally Instagrammable-goggle tan, one that screams, “I just went on a […]

Griffin Dunne Fighting His Way Back onto the Freeride World Tour

The Road Back – Teaser from Andreas on Vimeo. In 2016, pro skier Griffin Dunne made it on the elite Freeride World Tour, a career goal of his. But then a series of crashes in the competition meant he didn’t earn himself a spot on the tour the following year. Now, Griffin is hell bent […]

Adventure Journal features Foxy Bibs among Best Women’s Bibs

“If you’re not wearing bibs, you might be making a big mistake,” writers Abbie Barronian, a correspondent for the Adventure Journal. And she’s right, women’s bibs are having a moment. When we first set out to design the women’s Foxy Bib, we weren’t even sure if there was as market for women’s bibs. Boy, were […]

Powder Loves Our Unicorn Mitt

Every pair of Flylow pants comes with reinforced Cordura—this super tough, oxford fabric—around the cuff to help prevent scuffs and scrapes. It’s hardy fabric, like 10-ply sandpaper but not as scratchy. Sometimes, we end up with leftover scraps of this Cordura and we don’t want to just throw this stuff away. That’d be like throwing […]

Westward, Episode 4: The Weatherman

Westward Season 3: The Weatherman from Flylow Gear on Vimeo. Joel Gratz didn’t grow up in a skiing family, but his parents got him on skis at a young age at Shawnee Mountain in Pennsylvania. “I’ve loved it since I was four years old,” he says of skiing. As a kid who was obsessed with […]

Forbes Features Crowe Jacket in Holiday Gift Guide

Forbes Magazine recently named the Flylow Crowe Jacket as a great gift for the outdoorsy person on your holiday list. In this “eclectic list of ten interesting products,” as Forbes contributor Monte Burke writes, there’s everything from fly-fishing rods to an outdoor grill. Here’s what Burke said about the Crowe Jacket: “This hooded micropuff might […]

Westward, Episode 3: Loveland Rat Pack

Westward Season 3: The Ratpack from Flylow Gear on Vimeo. If you’re lucky enough to run into the fast-paced trio of Eben Mond, Doug Evans, and Mark Morris at their home ski hill of Loveland, Colorado, good luck keeping up. They can rip laps at this underrated ski area, which overlooks Interstate 70 and tops […]

Magarac Glove Featured in Big Sky Gift Guide

Need gift ideas for the holidays? Pretty much everyone could use a new pair of gloves, right? You could use our Magarac Gloves for everything from cold-weather driving to snowball fights to spring skiing to ski patrolling. Check out this review of our Magarac Glove in a holiday gift and gear guide from Big Sky, […]