New to Snowshoeing Series, Part 3: Fuel=Energy

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In Part 3 of our “New to Snowshoeing” series (which isn’t just for newbies!) we’ll be discussing fuel, nutrition, and hydration. The third major piece of the goal-conquering puzzle. If you missed part 1, you’ll find it here If you missed part 2, get it now So you’ve got the gear, you’re training your mind

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New to Snowshoeing Series, Part 1: Get Suited Up


Perhaps you received some fancy new Atlas snowshoes as an awesome holiday gift… Maybe you’re making a New Year’s resolution to spend more time outside (even in the winter)… Or you could be trying to win the office step competition for bragging rights… Whatever your reason, snowshoeing is the answer. And Atlas is here to

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Getting Off the Beaten Path on Mt. Hood


By Adam Chase, Atlas Team Captain Even though Mt. Hood is just a 90-minute drive from downtown Portland and considered PDX’s playground, the amount of snow the upper regions of the volcanic and glacial mountain receives keeps the hoards away, leaving its open wilderness and National Forest areas wide open for exploration. You can gain

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An Ode to the Local Shop

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Oh, Mom & Pop Shop! Thank you for being you. You support our adventures. You don’t laugh when we walk into your store and tell you our dreams. You hi-five us and lend us advice. Thank you for being you. You empathize with us. We share stories of victorious climbs, and commiserate when a goal

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Atlas + BCA Fall Giveaway


Atlas Snow-Shoe Company is again partnering up with Backcountry Access to get you outside this winter! Enter now for your chance to take home a pair of brand new 17/18 Spindrift Snowshoes from Atlas and some Scepter 4s Poles from BCA.  This prize package is valued at $369.95. A winner will be selected and notified by December

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