With Splitboard season just around the corner, most of us mountain people are getting ready. Summer is changing to Fall, the anticipation builds. We are taking inventory of our gear, waxing boards or skis, and sharpening edges. Some of us are looking to upgrade our backcountry kits with a new... read more →
Not all of us have the means to migrate to the Southern Hemisphere to follow Winter. Whether it is lack of funds, a full-time job, or family commitments there are still a few of us that yearn to slide on snow after our Spring snowpack dwindles into Summer suncups. Here... read more →
I was just born in North Bend, Washington, but where did I really come from? These guys designed me, but many more people helped bring me to life. I’m proud of my Washington roots, 95 percent of my parts are made by suppliers around the Puget Sound and the Greater... read more →
Maintaining your Karakoram bindings is very simple and will keep your gear performing at its best. Check out this new video Russell put together showing the basics of maintaining your bindings.
A couple days ago we decided that we wanted to share more with Karakoram users about how Karakoram the company (Bryce, Tyler, Russell and Robert) works. So we are going to start doing more blog posts about the inner workings of our small forward thinking company. This first post should... read more →
What is this all about? To find one’s self here, complete with a beating heart and inflatable lungs? To find that we have legs, arms, and a mind that thinks… WHY, are we here? (more…)
In the coming weeks we will be releasing new set up, use and maintenance videos for Karakoram products. This first video is a set up video that applies to Karakoram 2012-13 bindings.
Before starting a business in the snowboard industry I used to think that I'd snowboard a lot more if I worked with snowboards every day. Little did I know that trade show season falls right in prime snow season. Trade show prep, OR, SIA and ISPO basically take up all... read more →
The Mt. Baker Splitfest is March 22-24. Demos on Saturday and Sunday. The Raffle supporting the NWAC is Saturday night, Grand prize is a Jones Solution with Karakoram Carbon SL bindings. We will also be raffling off a set of Split30 bindings and 20 sets of board clips. Come on... read more →
Mitch Toelderer sent me this picture a couple weeks ago pointing to his next splitboard mission. (more…)
Liz Daley is in Chamonix and meet up with EpicTV to show off her new Jones Splitboard with Karakoram Split30 splitboard bindings:
[br]We had the opportunity to make it down to Mt. Bachelor, Oregon for the Dirksen Derby this year. The Dirksen Derby is one of the first snowboard events of the season, so lots of industry folks make it to the event. It was pretty cool to race against some of... read more →
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[button bgcolor="#BC2D30" textsize="24px" link="https://www.splitboardbindings.com/store/#!/~/product/category=925319&id=18150492"]Buy This[/button] We've received many requests from customers to put our Air Flow Highback with Ride-Stride on the SL chassis. We now have a few of these built up and stocked in our store. The Carbon SL comes with our carbon fiber highack and the SL (Dupont... read more →
Story by Allison Lightcap, Photos By Seth Lightcap Have you ever had the feeling that Old Man Winter was going to come early? I started to get this feeling in Tahoe a few weeks ago when I saw the squirrels rushing around collecting food. They knew what was up. Then... read more →
We brought in the robots, dragons, ewoks, devils, frogs, cookie monsters, and mad scientists to help build for the day.
After a long summer of machining parts, coordinating suppliers and assembling bindings we are finally shipping product! Our first pre-order have shipped and we are now opening a second round of pre-order that will be delivered starting in mid-October. Grab a set now to guaranty you'll have your binders before... read more →
[br] For 2012-2013 we've decided to add two new colors to the Split30 Splitboard Bindings, white and red. We're big fans of the black, but we wanted to give customers a couple more options to choose from. I really like the way the red splitboard bindings pop on my board,... read more →
Every once in a while I take a step back from the daily grind to think about how far Karakoram has come in the last three years. Watching the Further trailer is one of these moments. We started making production bindings in our garage three years ago and now we... read more →
There is some fun summer shredding going on right now. Our friend Kael Martin sent us this nice little report of his trip with Lucas Debari and friends. A Mountain Adventure to Celebrate America’s Independence Lucas Debari, Kael Martin, Anthony Gervais, Calvin Patterson, Daniel Sandberg, Jerry Mark, Quinn Baumberger, Cody... read more →