Sam Higby

Asst. Manager 

Meet our staff.

Malia Brown


Joe Howdyshell

Pale Thunder / SkiMo Racer

Joe Vandal

Ski Mountaineer

Cindy Reese


Ellen Hollinshead

Outdoorsy Chick / Activist

Teague Holmes

Ski Mountaineer

The path less traveled begins here.

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Abe Pacharz


Doug Bittinger


Let us help you find your way.

Theo Jordan


Rufus, Bella, RB

Shop Dogs

Family owned and operated, we have been serving Summit County since 1985.  We strive to provide the highest level of service to make sure you have  the right gear, with the right fit, for the right adventure.  We offer personalized service to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable experience in the mountains.  Whether you are preparing for Denali or planning to hike a 14er, we have the gear and the knowledgeable staff to get you outfitted properly for your adventure.  

We live and play in the mountains.  Our staff uses the gear we sell and  each member of our staff spends hundreds of days in the Colorado backcountry every year.  As avid users, we can offer you unparalleled expertise and make sure you have the right gear that fits your needs.

Jeff Carlson

General Manager

Meet our ambassadors.

Tim Assor

Shop Manager