Thursday, January 31, 2019


The "Yawgoons" crew is back with their long-awaited 20th edit. Get ready for full on DIY's, NBD's, a dirtbike and more. Just watch and enjoy.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019


Layer up, start your car (you might want to let it warm up for an hour) and get down to the shop to snag some $40 sale shoes! Today 1/30 and tomorrow 1/31. Don't let the cold get you down! 

Damage Days

Damage Days is back! Join us at Spirit Mountain the evenings of Feb. 15th and 16th for some good times on board under the lights. More details coming soon...mark your calendars!
Rider: Josh Kuno 
Photo: Lloyd Fisher
Rider: Eric Christopherson
Photo: Lloyd Fisher

Monday, January 28, 2019

Like Father Like Son

Is there a better father-son duo in action sports than Tony and Riley Hawk? These dudes are full on skate rats and they both have pro model shoes on Lakai. The "Riley 2" (front) and "Proto" (back) are equally skateable and stylish. Try a pair today!

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Ninja Suits

The POLAR VORTEX is back, but don't be scared. Airblaster's "Ninja Suit" is an awesome full-body base layer that will keep you feeling warm and fuzzy inside. You just might want to keep it on all winter. 

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Rome 390 Boss

The "390 Boss" from Rome has proven time after time that it's one of the most well-rounded bindings in the game. Its Full UnderWrap design has four connection points which optimizes edge-to-edge power for those deep turns. Comfortable ankle and toe straps keep you locked in and ready for action at all times. Take em' out for a rip.

Friday, January 25, 2019


Dress warm! Mont Du Lac will be open tonight from 4-9. Brave the cold and take some rope laps with your crew. 


It may be below zero but there is still hope for all you skaters out there. Grip up a fresh one and go skate anywhere you can! Your basement, garage, bedroom...Better yet check out this post for an even more legit spot to roll around every Friday night:

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Coal Joe Sexton Fleece Hood

Joe Sexton's pro model fleece hood from Coal will keep your face and head toasty on these cold Minnesota days and nights. 

Wednesday, January 23, 2019


With cold temps in the forecast you might want to think about layering up with a flannel from Vans or Volcom

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Orbs Wheels

Keep it spooky year-round riding Orbs "Specters". 

Monday, January 21, 2019

Burton Throwback

Take a trip back in time on the Burton "Throwback". A nod to the original snurfers, these boards are best enjoyed in the backyard or local golf course. Who needs bindings anyways?

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Dakine Low Roller Board Bag

When it's time to pack up and head to the mountains you're gonna need a board bag from Dakine to transport your gear. We have the Low Roller in two different sizes priced at $135.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Nike SB x NBA

Nike SB has once again teamed up with the NBA for a skateboarding-basketball crossover. Releasing Monday, January 21, the Bruin and Dunk High feature leather that eventually wears away to show the team colors of the Chicago Bulls and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Whether you're a NBA fan or not, these are unique shoes that look and skate awesome. 

Friday, January 18, 2019

Capita/Union Splitboard Set-Up

Splitboarding allows you to access awesome terrain that you wouldn't otherwise be able to ride from the chairlift or without an expensive sled. 
Capita and Union have spent years making their split system the most seamless on the market. For $1500 you get the full set-up including the "Neo Slasher" board, "Expedition" bindings, poles and skins. Swing by the shop and check it out!

Here's how the set-up all comes together.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

32 Zephyr

The "Zephyr" from Thirtytwo is a soft-flexing, forgiving boot that will help you surf through the park or powder. Get out and ride some waves!

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Spirit Mountain College Nights

Take a break from the books and head out to Spirit Mountain every Thursday night for College Nights! Featuring $10 lift tickets and $10 rentals. Food and drink specials (at both bars) include $0.50 tacos, $5 single-topping pizzas and half price pitchers of Sierra Nevada. Live music from 5-8 at the Grand Ave chalet every week. Save the dates!

Tuesday, January 15, 2019


The indoor skatepark is still closed, but don't lose faith just yet... The First Presbyterian Church of Duluth is the temporary home of The Encounter. Every Friday night from 5-8 there is a FREE skate session in the church gymnasium. Spend more time with your board. It misses you... 

First Presbyterian Church of Duluth is located at 300 E. 2nd St. Duluth, MN. 55805. Use the back entrance in the alley way. 

Monday, January 14, 2019

Vans - Together Forever

"Together Forever" is another Vans masterpiece filmed on location in Japan, France, Russia and Finland. Watch the team travel the world doing what they love most. Starring Dillon Ojo, Jake Kuzyk, Pat Moore, Sam Taxwood, Danimals, Parker Szumowski, Arthur Longo, Cole Navin and Blake Paul. Feel free to watch this over and over again.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Spring Break Slush Slasher

The "Slush Slasher" from Spring Break is built for good times only. This rig can plow over anything in its path making it equally as fun on a slushy park day or in deep powder. Drop in and enjoy the ride.

Saturday, January 12, 2019


Head injuries are no joke. Take care of your brain by wearing a helmet from Sandbox. They are comfortable, offer maximum protection for youth and adults and come in multiple colorways. Try one on today. 

"Classic 2.0 Snow"
"Legend Snow"
"Classic 2.0 Ace"

Friday, January 11, 2019

Thrasher Mag

Clive Dixon went full Jeremy Wray for the latest Thrasher cover. Is this one of the gnarliest tricks to ever go down? We think so.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Hotdish Snowskates

Are you bummed you can't go out and skate? Swing by and pick up a snowskate from Hotdish to get your fix. 

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Electric "Electron"

If you've ever been in the mountains, you know that the weather can switch in the blink of an eye. One minute it's sunny, the next it's cloudy and snowing. The "Electron" goggle from Electric keeps you ready for all conditions at the touch of a button. Its 3-in-1 lens changes tint when you hold down the button on the strap meaning you'll never have to change lenses again. Jump into the future with the Electron. 

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Rome Vice

Rome's "Vice" binding is designed to perform all over the mountain. The V-Rod Ultralight baseplate combined with the Asymwrap heel hoop provides edge power and side-to-side flexibility. Pivotmount Technology lets you raise or lower the ankle strap to change the responsiveness of the binding. The customization and versatility of the Vice makes it a great binding for just about anyone.

Monday, January 7, 2019


Pete Spooner's latest project "Skating is Easy" featuring Minnesota skaters and spots is here in the shop. Ironically skateboarding is actually pretty hard but these guys make it look easy. 

Sunday, January 6, 2019

Capita Paradise

Capita's "Paradise" is one of the most well rounded women's snowboards out there. It can handle all kinds of terrain from park jumps at Sprit Mountain to lines at Lutsen.

Saturday, January 5, 2019

mbMN Beanies

Keep your head warm and look cool with a new beanie from mbMN.

Friday, January 4, 2019

Chalkboard Zip-Up Jackets

Our new "Chalkboard" zip-up jackets are great for layering or for those warmer days on the hill. They come in crispy white or black in sizes small-xxl for $55. You know what to do!