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Powder Day Basket
What a winter time delight - a long day on the ski slopes fueled by the treasures in this unique gourmet gift basket, we've included Gourmet Snacks to enjoy on the slope or in front of a warm fire at the end of the day, Hand Warmers and Lip Balm will fit comfortably in pockets. And, we have added other options in partnership with Bootdoctors in Telluride - a Ski/Snowboard tune up; rental of this years NEW Skis or Snowboard; or rental of High Performance Skis or Snowboard. Don't ski? How about an Ice Skating rental package! WAAAHOOO! There is a foot of fresh on the ground and it's still coming down! These are the days that we feel like kids, jumping out of bed on Christmas morning.
Your gift will include a variety of items listed below, depending on size of crate selected.
Handcrafted Aspen Crate - We take the issue of sustainability seriously. Everywhere you look around Telluride and the region the eye settles on large stands of Aspen trees. Some of the trees in our area are cut and then milled in nearby Mancos. The resulting boards are used by a farmer near Dolores to handcraft our crates; he does woodworking in the winter and farms in the summer. A truly local product, not a basket made in Asia
Tomboy Cool Mint Lip Balm – tube - Oils of Olive, Sweet Almond, Jojoba, Castor and Macadamia; Beeswax, Cocoa Butter, Mango Butter, Vitamin E, Essential Oils of Peppermint and Camphor. Hand crafted by Tomboy Soap Co. in Telluride, Colorado
Rocky Mountain Sunscreen 1oz - An essential item for everyone who spends time out in the bright sun of the Rocky Mtns.
Chapul Cricket Bar 1.9 oz - At Chapul they have created the first gourmet energy bar in the US with cricket flour as the protein source. Crickets are a new, sustainable superfood! I know, I know, great taste and energy bar don't ever seem to fit together, but these really do taste great. Made in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Telluride Truffles Hot Chocolate 8 oz - Discover for yourself what many locals have long ago learned, this is simply the best hot chocolate around. Made in Telluride, Colorado
Quinn Microwave Popcorn 6.9 oz - Fresh and delicious, a can’t miss snack when your having a munchie attack. They use only ingredients their grandmothers would recognize. It's a pretty simple rule really. Made with non-GMO corn, real dairy (butter), no preservatives. Better ingredients make for crazy delicious popcorn. Made in Boulder, Colorado.
Telluride Truffles – Bar with Nuts - 5.28 oz Starting with high quality Belgian chocolate from only the highest quality and purest Cacao, this fine artisanal chocolatier then adds a crunchy Nuts. Talk about a flavor burst. Made in Telluride, Colorado.
Heat Treat Toe Warmers -1 pair - Portable heat in the palm of your hand! Air-activated Hand Warmers keep hands and fingers toasty for hours. No shaking or kneading required; just open the package and put in your glove or pocket for a few minutes to start the process.
Acli-Mate Natural Sports Drink – 2 Packets. - A unique and energizing natural sports drink designed to aid in the prevention of altitude sickness and assist mountain athletes in maximizing performance at elevation. Made up of vitamins, minerals, electrolytes and select herbal extracts. An excellent choice for travelers, all mountain outdoor enthusiasts at any elevation, and athletes. Made in Gunnison, Colorado
H2O Stainless Water Bottle - Non toxic water bottle. Everyone gets thirsty from time to time.
Ski Area Trail Map - Everyone will appreciate this handy guide for finding your way around (even men who are loathe to ask for directions!)
Sportlegs – 5 tab pack - When we actively exercise next day “burn” and soreness are a common result for overworked muscles. Sportlegs is widely used by professional athletes to substantially lessen this effect. Increasingly being discovered by mere mortals, this stuff really works.
Spudz Soft Microfiber Cleaner for Goggles or Glasses - Combines the safe, gentle cleaning power of Microfiber with protection and convenience in a small pouch. Great for Ski Googles or Glasses on a dusty hike – after the snow melts, really, it does eventually melt.
Santa Ana Green Chile Stew Mix 4 oz - A signature dish of the Southwest! Potatoes and crushed Green Chilies meld with a unique blend of Herbs and Spices to yield this rich and hearty stew. Made in Ojo Sarco, New Mexico.
High Desert Barista Blend Chocolate Espresso Beans 6 oz - What coffee lover doesn't like a taste of the magic when chocolate is paired with coffee? It's a match made in heaven. Made in Grand Junction, Colorado
Justins Peanut Butter 16 oz - Incredibly delicious, all natural using a secret nut grinding technique. Simply scrumptious. Made in Denver, Colorado
Urbanoven 3 Seed Crackers 8 oz - A rich and nutty blend of Black and White Sesame, and Golden Flax Seeds with a sprinkling of Salt on top makes these all a Natural Crackers distinctive. Hand made in small batches in Chandler, Arizona.
Chip Peddler Lime & Salt Tortilla Chips 5 oz - Made in small batches, these Chips are the perfect compliment to a fine salsa. Well, truth be told, they are also a great match for a smooth micro brew too. Made in Durango, Colorado.
Santa Fe Seasons Fire Roasted Salsa 16 oz - Take fresh Roma tomatoes, roast over an open flame with Chipotle Peppers, add a few spices and you have a fantastic flavor combination. Made in Albuquerque, New Mexico.