K2 Women's Weekend at Pajarito, NM

HI- Just wanted to let everyone know we had a great K2 weekend in Las Alamos N.M. Feb. 6th-8th! Lots of women(45 women)  from the Southwest showed up. The event started off with a silent auction, power point presentation, packet pick up and good food! An amazing woman(cancer survivor) spoke of her experiences and filled… Read more »

Happy Day in Tahoe

Went to sleep last night, anticipating just 3 – 5 inches of new snow overnight. I woke up to the sound of our driveway being plowed…how long has it been since I’ve heard that?!  14″ to 16″ of new snow was reported at Alpine Meadows, but it felt like much more. All of Tahoe/Truckee was… Read more »

Demo day at Alpine Meadows

What fun…catching up with friends, enjoying a great day on the mountain, and getting to check out next year’s line of skis! It was great to hear the glowing reviews coming in from each participant after their test runs. Love the new skis & graphics…nice job, everyone! I’m really excited for the ’09-’10 Lotta Luvs…must… Read more »

And they call it a vacation?

I wanted to share a recent “ski vacation weekend” that we spent with our daughter, son-in-law, and smallish granddaughter here in snowy West Virginia. Little Abby is 6 and this is her third winter on skis. She is under the midguided impression that all 6 year olds ski, so when she runs across one of her peers… Read more »

Girl SKi Partner Essentials, A Checklist from Powder Magazine

Last weekend I took an Avalanche Level 1 Course in Silverton, Colorado. So amazing. Then I was reading Powder Magazine and came upon this list. It was so appropriate to the weekend and to the Alliance I thought I would share it: Girl Ski Partner Essentials, A Checklist: -Packs excellent snacks, like Snickers. -Refers to… Read more »

Skiing in South America

A few days ago, I was flipping through Ski Press Magazine and I came across an article called “Switchbacks and Ceviche, a South American Adventure” written by our own Alliance gal, Beth Jahnigen Pappas.  As I was reading it, I had to laugh because it couldn’t have been more exact on my own South American… Read more »

Bear Valley Telemark Festival, CA Feb 6th-8th

Bear Valley Mountain, CA. K2 is participating in this year’s Bear Valley Telemark Festival! The Bear Valley Telemark Festival is the largest and most spirited freeheel event in the West. Over 3 days more than 300 attendees will participate in clinics, demos, adventures and evening banquets with good food, live music and dancing. It doesn’t… Read more »

A Story in Photos.

This past month has gone by too quickly. From Tahoe, Retallack, Mustang Powder, X Games, Las Vegas, Tahoe, and now Colorado…it’s been hard to keep up. Here are a few of my favorite photos from my travels. Most of them from Retallack and Mustang Powder. Good times…let it snow!!!

Women's Ski and Snowboard Camp – Mammoth, CA

3-Day Girls Only Camp, Feb 10 – 13th at Mammoth Mtn, CA. 3 Days of fun on Mammoth’s fabulous terrain that is covered with lots of the great white stuff!  Apres Ski and tech night on Wednesday. Register through 1-800-MAMMOTH.  Contact Denise at dperpall@mammoth-mtn.com for more info.

K2 Women's Demo Day with Sturtevants!

Thirty women showed up yesterday at Crystal Mountain, WA to partake in the first K2 Women’s – Sturtevants Ski Shop Demo Day. The entire T:Nine line of skis were tuned, waxed and ready to be skied at 9am. The ladies enjoyed a day of skiing and demoing some of the new Luv skis under the… Read more »

K2 & Outdoor Divas Get Their Wax On – Ski Wax, That Is

The Colorado K2 ladies teamed up with Outdoor Divas to host two Women, Wax & Wine nights recently. And before you let your imagination run wild, we’re talking about ski wax. The first event was held at Outdoor Diva’s Boulder store on January 7th and drew an intimate crowd of 15 ladies. The second Wine… Read more »

Alliance Janice Bachmeier Talks with Outdoor Divas!

Check out K2 Alliance member, Janice Bachmeier’s interview with Colorado women’s outdoor shop, Outdoor Divas in Boulder, CO. It’s all about the women in the ski industry who are shaking things up a bit.. Read on!

Ladies Nights: Ski/Ride Cheap at Mt Hood, Oregon.

Ever heard of Ladies Night at Skibowl? Each Tuesday night (non-holiday), all ladies can ski or ride Mt. Hood Skibowl from 3pm – 10pm for just $14. It’s a killer deal. So, ladies, get your girls together and make plans to hit up Ladies Night every week!