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What Should I Pack for Mountain Biking?


Knowing what to bring along with you on a mountain bike ride isn't the most intuitive thing for newer riders. As with many outdoor activities, there's a certain amount of trial and error that comes with getting your system dialed in. In an effort to reduce the learning curve, here's a guide to some of the items you should consider adding to your riding pack.

July 7, 2020

Review: Grivel Duetto Helmet


When Grivel ambassador Connor Chilcott heard about the release of the Duetto helmet, he couldn't wait to get his hands on one. As an aplinist and mountain guide, the things Connor was doing on a day to day basis were exactly what the helmet was designed for. So, who better to test out one of the first Duettos to hit the US than him? Check out what Connor thought after putting it through the wringer.

July 6, 2020

Grivel's Vario System


Grivel's Vario System for their Machine family of ice tools is an innovative system of interchangeable blades and accessories. It allows you to accessorize and customize your tools for the day's activities.

June 22, 2020

Employee Spotlight- Olivia Hicks

Olivia ice climbing


Olivia Hicks is Liberty Mountain's Sales Rep for the Pacific West. We asked her some questions to get to know her better. Spoiler alert, she likes the outdoors!

June 5, 2020

Review: Grivel Trail Three Poles


Grivel athlete Natalie Afonino recently tested out the Grivel Trail Three poles and is now a convert to pole life. Check out her review of them.

June 1, 2020

A Classic Alaskan Adventure: Early-Season Ice Chase in the Wrangells

 

 

Grivel and Beal athlete Natalie Afonina recounts her trip to the remote wilderness of Alaska to chase preseason ice. The ice climbing there is big, blue, and beautiful... if you can handle the frigid cold, wild terrain, and short daylight hours.

May 18, 2020