Month: December 2018

Group photo of the 2018 City Ride Camp on Mt. Spokane.

Spokane’s City Ride Ski & Snowboard Camp

City Ride is grassroots collaboration of two self-proclaimed kooky snowboard buddies, involved in two different Spokane nonprofits. Friends Shane Thompson and Nick Sackman started City Ride to bring inner-city, under-resourced, and at-risk youth to the mountains to experience snowboarding and skiing in their own backyard. The City Ride mission is simple: create life-changing experiences that …

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Owen Cline throwing a method grab at Mt. Spokane's Jingle Rails.

Little Rippers: The Cline Brothers – Local Mt. Spokane Snowboarders

While riding the park or in the powder-filled trees at Mt. Spokane, there are two little rippers to look out for. The Cline brothers, Wyatt, 12, and Owen, 14, are humble, stylish, and ride hard. They rip, stomp, and are extremely passionate about snowboarding. The brothers are sponsored by Capita Snowboards, Union Bindings, Smith Goggles, …

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Photo courtesy of Silver Mountain Resort.

Local Wins National Learn to Ski and Snowboard’s Bring a Friend Challenge

You may have heard that January is Learn to Ski Month. But did you know you can win swag by helping a friend sign up for lessons from a pro? Hosted across the nation through the organization Learn to Ski and Snowboard, the Bring a Friend Challenge rewards those who help a newbie get started. …

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