Day Two of the 2012 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market trade show was held Thursday at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. OnTheSnow was on the floor where hundreds of top outdoor gear retailers exhibited their latest and greatest innovations including some new gear for this winter. Check out some of the latest from H2O Outdoor Gear (H20G), Pieps Vector, Powertraveller, Zeal Optics and more below.
Gibbon Slacklines also hosted a slackline session featuring pros from the Gibbon team on Thursday outside of the Salt Palace. Slackline athletes are developing new moves on the fly and the sport is rapidly progressing.
Pro Skier Dean Cummings with his Karen'cito' signature skis (165-133-149) made by his company H2OG. These beauties are designed to ski anywhere and in all snow conditions with ample flotation and graceful turning. Photo by Josh Cooley.
The Garmont Cosmos for Alpine Touring is the world's lightest four-buckle boot and will be available in retail stores this fall. Photo by Josh Cooley.
Zeal Optics iON integrates an HD camera with a 170-degree wide-angle lens, in-goggle view finder and glove-friendly control buttons. Photo by Josh Cooley.
Pieps Vector is the first maintenance-free four antenna avalanche beacon with GPS support and rechargeable batteries; the GPS-map provides precise overview of the searched areas. Photo by Josh Cooley.
SolarMonkey Adventurer portable solar charger by Powertraveller contains a 2500mAh internal lithium polymer battery with output of three watts to keep all your essential gadgets fully-charged no matter how far you roam. Photo by Josh Cooley.