How to define a Ski Bunny? More than just an attractive woman on the slopes, the Ski Bunny is an archetype of female sexuality burning hot amidst the winter elements, she is equal parts chic and gamine, playful and demure… ok, I’m going to quit writing this shit before I get in trouble- enjoy the slide show…
Our good friend and photographer took a solo road trip across the country, resulting in beautiful and introspective imagery. Here’s what she has to say about her time on the road:
A photographic ode to the primal pleasures of huddling into warm rustic dwellings with close friends when the world outside is covered in snow.
At Coldsmoke, one of our mottos is “Be one with your environment.” South African Kevin Richardson takes this further than we could have ever imagined. Watch and be amazed!
Whether your saving up for that bucket list heliskiing trip, or just looking for culinary gems to add to your collection, here’s our five favorite bites under $10 within lunch hour distance of Coldsmoke’s Venice basecamp.
The snow worlds take on Volvo’s recent viral sensation, The Epic Split feat. Van Damme. If you haven’t seen the original, we suggest giving it a quick view to comprehend the humor in the following trailer.
A short film by Chris McCoy & Adam Neustadter (NYC dudes living it up in LA), The Bicycle is a unique piece that is humbling yet funny. It invigorates the escapism of youth and the innocent personification of our treasured belongings. Shot on Coldsmoke’s door step in Venice and Santa Monica using the Arri Alexa fitted with an old zoom lens from the 70’s, it evokes a nostalgic and humble vibe.
What is powsurfing, and how does one do it? Read on…
“It’s an awesome, free feeling without anything strapping you down,” says Johan Olofsson. “The board moves real quick under your feet without the bindings. Slashes and turns starts to feel real surfy. I always wanted to surf since I was a little kid. Snowboarding was the first step towards surfing while living in the sub-Arctic zones of Northern Sweden. Twenty years later, NoBoards/Powsurfers started to appear more and more in the near surroundings… gave it a try, and yeah, there it is.”
Greetings all – Hans here. What do you think of the new Kaya Fur Parka I’m sporting? “Durability meets debonair with classic military materials and a Euro-chic design? Love that raccoon fur hood! Give it to me now!” Thought so. Well, you’re in luck! The Kaya just arrived at the Coldsmoke basecamp and we’re ready to load up the postman and give him marching orders to your doorstep. Pics and details here. Continue reading →
A compelling, dramatic and stylish cinematic journey into snowboarding’s unique history and the wider cultural forces that shaped it. Featuring interviews and archival footage with Todd Richards, Gigi Rüf, Terje Haakonsen, Jake Burton, Tom Sims, Stale Sandbech and Craig Kelly. We Ride is A burn Production, filmed and edited by Grain Media.