Marquette Backcountry Ski

Marquette Backcountry Ski Anybody that has had the pleasure of checking out the areas in and around Marquette County understands the awesome backcountry terrain that exists in this portion of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.  For years, people have been exploring this area by foot, snowshoe,...

Chris Laker Interview | Up and Coming

Chris Laker Interview | Up and Coming If you remember, last month we headed down to the Birmingham Rail Jam to get our pre-season stoke on.  While on-site we were introduced to up-and-coming pro skier Chris Laker.  We learned about Chris last year after seeing his edit for Level-1's Superunknown and...

Michigan Weather Predictions Part 2

Michigan Weather Predictions Part 2 Last week's post, Michigan Weather Predictions Part-1, we talked about what all this warm, humid weather we have experienced this summer will equate to this winter.  Lucky enough, Bill Steffen, Wood TV's Chief Meteorologist chimed in with an update for...

Michigan Winter Weather Predictions 1 of 2

Michigan Winter Weather Predictions 1 of 2 No doubt this summer has been a drastic improvement over last year's cold temps.  The summer of 2009 brought us nothing but limited beach time, some rain and an overall 'eh' feeling.  This summer has been hot and humid throughout much of the midwest and...

Money Can’t Buy Class – Part 2

Money Can’t Buy Class – Part 2 I continue our interview with High Society Freeride co-founder Jason Flynn.  We continue to catch up on business, the meaning behind HSF, lame trends and where things are headed.  Click Here to check out part-1. MSR: What’s your favorite ride spot? JFlynn: Aspen Back...

Money Can’t Buy Class – Part 1

Money Can’t Buy Class – Part 1 Ever since 2003, High Society Freeride has been making a name for itself and as long as I can remember, co-founder Jason Flynn has set out to do the same thing.  Jason and I grew up about 4 blocks from each other in a quiet northern Michigan town.  I caught up with...