Backyard Bliss

Backyard Bliss
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First things first––crack a beer. When skating a mini ramp, having a frosty beverage in hand is almost as essential as a board. The session doesn’t feel right without one, it keeps you loose and smooth. Just sip it and rip it, then grab another. … read more

Sunday Break

Sunday Break
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It was another Sunday morning when the crew decided to mount up and sail south to a divine land of skateboard delight. … read more

Trail Kings

Trail Kings
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The future for the Tanner Trails looks bright. Wood and Ingersoll aren’t about to slow down with upkeep and expansion of the trails. They are constantly thinking up more efficient ways to maintain the trails year-round and coming up with crazy inventive ways to keep riding the trails even when they are covered in snow.  … read more

Six Feet Under

Six Feet Under
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It’s that time again – frigid temperatures, frosted windshields, frozen locks, short days and cold hard ground. Winter is like being locked in an insane asylum for five months. Most people fatten up on calories and hibernate behind locked doors, but not skateboarders. We’re too fucking ADD for it. … read more

Brian Berec

Brian Berec
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Hailing from the garbage state (New Jersey), Brian Berec moved out to SLC seven years ago. He came out here to snowboard and explore as many spots that I could find on and off the mountain, he says. … read more

Mike Brown Fest

Mike Brown Fest
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What do you get when you mix beer, skateboarding, loud-as-fuck guitar-destroying metal and obnoxious idiots dressed like sperm throwing used condoms at the crowd? The answer: the first ever Mike Brown Fest. … read more

Sunny Brooks

Sunny Brooks
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One of the first rippers I thought of was Brooks Scott Hall. He’s always up to some crazy-ass antics and always down to skate. The kid is a wild fucking hellion. … read more

Local Legend Tully Flynn

Local Legend Tully Flynn
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Tully Flynn has been in the epicenter of the local skate scene for over a decade. He was around for the Dirty Hessian days all the way through until the official switch to DH48. … read more

Snug Life: The Jared Smith Story

Snug Life: The Jared Smith Story
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“He’s a swindler, a shyster, a cynical bastard.” “I would be fucked without him.” 28-year-old Jared Smith, more commonly known by the nickname Snuggles, has been pushing around the skate scene for more than 15 years. It all started for him back in Lawrenceville, Georgia. By the time he was 13, his mind was made––he ­would either fulfill a career as a skateboarder or produce the artwork on the bottom of the boards. … read more

Summer of Death: Road Warriors

Summer of Death: Road Warriors
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I pulled under 600 North, astonished by the number of people that had gathered for the fourth year of SLUG’s street-style skate contest. It was half an hour before Summer of Death: Road Warriors started and more the 50 people were already on the scene shredding and sipping some undercover, frosty, adult beverages. … read more