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June 3, 2021

Mountain Bike in the Alps and Italy

Mountain Bike in the Alps and Italy where and when to go and other useful tips ©Lynxtrails 2021 […]
May 29, 2021

Carbon fibers in ski and snowboard construction

Carbon fibers in Ski and Snowboard construction with specific reference to Skitouring and Freeride ©Lynxtrails 2021   Since […]
April 29, 2021

Ski touring in the Alps: how to find unbeaten slopes

Ski touring in the Alps how to find unbeaten slopes   DISCLAIMER This article suggests some tips on […]
December 26, 2020

Avalanche Beacons: the truly important features

(cover photo by I. Hudakov) AVALANCHE BEACONS important features: what you need to know for your own safety […]
December 21, 2020

Handcrafted skis and snowboards made in Italy

In Italy there are over 30 craftsmen specialized in tailor-made skis and snowboards… The idea of starting up […]
December 18, 2020

Mountain rescue in Italy, what to do ICE

MOUNTAIN RESCUE IN ITALY How is it organized ? What to do in case of emergency ?   […]
November 29, 2020

The 10 basic rules of ski-mountaineering

THE DECALOGUE 10 basic rules of ski-mountaineering by  Mountaineering Academy, 2012 ©Lynx Trails   FOREWORD: Ski-mountaineering or Ski-touring […]
November 28, 2020

Ski touring and freeride in the Alps: which country to choose ?

The Alps: an ideal destination for ski-touring. The Alps is where the modern ski-mountaineering was started and developed. […]
November 28, 2020

Renting ski-touring gear: useful tips

A guide for good choice of some key items There are some good reasons for renting ski-touring gear, […]