Backcountry skiing in the Cascades is one of the most untapped resources in the lower 48 states. In the Leavenworth area we have the Icicle Canyon and Highway 2 corridor. The geology gives us perfect access to steep couloirs or hippy powder runs right from the car. You can literally step out of your car and start gaining [...]
Last week's warm temperatures may have meant flooding for some, but for boaters around our area it meant time to break out the drysuits. Check out some GO PRO footage of one of our shop employees surfing in Grannies on the Wenatchee River. Cheers, LMS Surfin Grannies 1-18-11 from Daniel Int-Hout on [...]
As the January flood waters receded, I had to roll down to the Happy Wave Beach club to get in some surfing. Shot with the GO PRO HD HELMET HERO using the suction cup mount, which is by far the coolest accessory for the GO PRO. We're glad to see some snow this week, great [...]
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In January, the snow level climbed to 6,000 + ft and the rain started to fall and thirty six hours later the Wenatchee river hit 15,600 cfs. A few locals set out on the river to find the goods. It was about 56 degrees and the water was pumping. On, our way to Turkey [...]
Tumwater Canyon - Chaos from Daniel Int-Hout on Vimeo. The Wenatchee River play run might be a little down this time of year but the Tumwater Canyon stretch is just right. Stop by the shop and see if one of us wants to go on a short afternoon run of Tumwater Canyon Cheers, [...]
The Icicle River put in is just ten minutes away from Leavenworth Mountain Sports. This river is almost as cool as the crew that runs it twice a day everyday when it is in. We usually get two and somtimes three great seasons to run this roadside but I feel like it is a [...]
Ever wondered what kayaking Icicle Creek is like? Check out what our friends over at Icicle TV have made. Great job guys! Icicle Creek Kayaking - Leavenworth Wa from Skipow Visuals on Vimeo.