Monthly Archives: October 2012

MTNApproach Transition vs. Splitboard

We invited avid backcountry snowboarder Yancy Caldwell to display the transition process between the MTNAppraoch skis and his splitboard set-up. As a user of both systems, this video accurately displays the differences in transition speed and performance. Watch this video … Continue reading

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Prospecting Idaho Episode 3.5

Prospecting Idaho 3.5 just dropped featuring a cameo by MTNApproach team rider Scotty Lago as well as Taylor Carlton, Scotty Stevens, and many more.  

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MTNApproach Featured in Iguchi Blog

MTNApproach team rider Bryan Iguchi recently went touring in Jackson to see how much snow had accumulated during the recent storm.  Although a little dicey in certain spots, he was able to get a few pow slashes. “I took out … Continue reading

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MTNApproach Team Rider Bryan Iguchi Talks Logistics

MTNApproach Partner and Operations Director John Kaiser met with Iguchi in Jackson Hole yesterday.   They discussed the advantages to the approach skis and a possible collaboration in the future.   

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1st Snow of the Season – MTNApproach Office

Old Man Winter is here!  First snow of the season at our MTNApproach offices in Ketchum, ID.  Keep it coming.  

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EVO Catalog Showcases MTNApproach along with Splitboards

MTNApproach system featured in EVO’s 2012/2013 Winter Catalog.  Approach skis are another option to splitboarding, allowing you to ride your own board and bindings.  #keepittogether

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MTNApproach New Hire Featured in Transworld Business

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MTNApproach Sponsors CU Snowboard Team

Recently we sent 2 approach ski set-ups to CU head coach Pat Abramson (PAT A) for the team to use.  They’re planning on getting out into the backcountry more this winter.   With MTNApproach approach skis and snowmobiles, they will have access to … Continue reading

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Prospecting Idaho Season 3 Episode 3

Check out MTNApproach team riders Wyatt Caldwell & Desiree Melancon along with Kyle Clancy, Jeff Kramer, Yancy Caldwell, Pat Lee, Cody Rosenthal and Jeremy Black in the 3rd episode of Smith Optics Prospecting Idaho Web Series.  

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MTNApproach: 10 Tips for Proper Yurting

If you spend enough time touring and snowboarding in the backcountry, you’ll probably stay in a Yurt at some point.  Some people more than others.  Here are some tips: 1.  CONTESTS & GAMES. Come prepared, bring games, scrabble, cards, truth & … Continue reading

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