Staff Review: The Scarpa Vapor V Climbing Shoe

By: Derek Humphrey - Manager of Trailblazer New Haven Break-in Time: 3-4 sessions Locations tested: Ten Sleep, WY (Big Horn Limestone) and Maple Canyon, UT (Conglomerate cobblestone) I had made these grand plans with my girlfriend and our friend Meghan to road trip…

Trailblazer and Denali Team Up for Tough Mudder: Profile – Derek Humphrey

Our team is getting totally  psyched for Tough Mudder this weekend. Last but not least, and rounding out our week profile series is, Derek Humphrey, our New Haven store manager! Motto: “Send it!” As of right now, how are you feeling about…

New Haven’s Derek Humphrey in Climberism’s Online Mag

Derek made Climberism’s new issue with a great shot from his girlfriend, Lauren Beaudoin. “It was a short, buggy trip, in June, but the camping was amazing and the climbing is better still. There are great bouldering areas and a…

Trailblazer’s Manager Snowshoes to Work on WTNH

Trailblazer of New Haven was one of the few businesses that opened its doors yesterday during the almost two feet of snow and dreadful conditions that blanketed the state. WTNH caught up with our New Haven location’s manager, Derek Humphrey, and…