Come Support The – 6th Annual Salt Lake Climbers Alliance Fundraiser

Come bring your dramatic arm wrestling face and support the 6th Annual Salt Lake Climbers Alliance Fundraiser. The event will be held June 11th at the Black Diamond headquarters (2084 E 3900 S). Every year the SLCA sponsors the “Adopt A Crag” event where volunteers spend a day refurbishing heavily used crags throughout the Wasatch.… Continue Reading

Gear Spotlight: Five Steps to Choosing Climbing Shoes & Harness

Gear Spotlight: Five Steps to Choosing Climbing Shoes & Harness

Over the years our climbing department has grown incredibly. Back in the day you would be lucky to find even a single pair of consigned shoes in the entire shop. Although you probably still won’t find a full rack of cams at 2nd Tracks, we can get you the essentials at the right price. If you’re… Continue Reading

Gear Spotlight: Salomon Shoes

Gear Spotlight: Salomon Shoes

This summer season all three of our stores will be featuring the full line of Salomon shoes; from trail running to hiking, we’ve got them. 2nd Tracks has been a Salomon dealer for a few season now, but this is our first year stocking a full line of summer products. No we have you covered on all… Continue Reading

Come to the Wildflower Trailfest – July 30th @ Snowbasin Resort

Come to the Wildflower Trailfest – July 30th @ Snowbasin Resort

Wildflower Trailfest is an event just for women where you can cycle or run your way through three different courses. Now in it’s third year, the Wildflower Trailfest takes place at Snowbasin Resort Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 4:30pm. Because this race is still so new, they cannot afford to hold it on a weekend. Nonetheless,… Continue Reading

Summer Gear Swap at 2nd Tracks – One Day Only!

We are psyched to announce 2nd Tracks’ first ever Summer Gear Swap! For years we have partied in the winter season with our world-famous (okay, perhaps locally notorious) winter gear swap. Well we say its high time we ring in summer with a similar celebration. 2nd Tracks is excited to partner with Sawtooth Adventure Company… Continue Reading

All About The Mountain Accord

All About The Mountain Accord

What is the Mountain Accord and what does it mean for the future of the Wasatch? A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending the Mountain Accord discussion at the Salt lake Public Library. The intermittently populated auditorium served as an open forum for citizens who were generally concerned about the future of… Continue Reading

The Home Crag

Growing up just north of New York City makes the famed old school Gunks your home crag by default. Like it or not climbers will have to embrace the “double what I make in an hour” entrance fees, crowds of gumbies using walkie-talkies to communicate, and NYS thruway traffic. Why? Cause it’s your home crag.… Continue Reading

The Great Public Lands Gamble Rally! – Fight For Utah’s Public Lands

The Great Public Lands Gamble Rally! – Fight For Utah’s Public Lands

Let Your Voice be Heard in the Fight for Utah’s Public Lands – There is a fight going on right now between the federal government and that of the state of Utah, and it is something that should concern all of us. The Transfer of Public Lands Act threatens to capture more than 30 million acres of… Continue Reading