Kelley Siefert

Kelley Siefert

Park City, UT

Kelley's Passions

Hiking & Camping
Biking
Snowshoeing
Skiing

Kelley's Bio

Utah has been home for 7+ of the most magical years of my life. Snowy mountains AND desert? Yes, please. The Canyons Resort is my home mountain and the greatest part of getting on the hill each day is knowing I can still rip unchartered in-bounds terrain on a mountain I know like the back of my hand. I am in love. I dig being outside - anything outside - and thrive on new challenges. I guide skiing and snowshoeing in the winter, grew up ski racing in the PacNW, recently picked up mountain biking to keep my legs in shape for ski season, and just started exploring the backcountry last winter.

Really, really cold water that falls from the sky makes me happy. So does music, wine, friends and family.

Kelley Siefert

Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on November 16, 2009

5 5

I recently became the proud owner of a Millet women's jacket and am psyched I've come across this brand! As I understand it, Millet really started being introduced into the U.S. market just last year. Unlike some of their European counterparts, Millet's women's sizing seems more true to size (I find some other Euro brands run a bit small). They tailor in all the right places to hug a women's features as they should, while still providing plenty of room to move...pole plant, twist, skin, etc. And this years colorways are really nice. Plus, seam taping is a must if you're really looking for 100% waterproofness. I would highly recommend this jacket and any others by this brand. Try it for yourself and report back. Have fun out there!

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on November 16, 2009

5 5

Is it so wrong to want a watch that can hang on the trails and still look feminine enough to wear out for a drink? I think not: and I found it in the Suunto Lumi. When I opened the package, I was surprised at how big the face was...but it's still light enough to cart with me when I'm biking or skiing the backcountry. I'm not tech-savvy when it comes to gadgets but I found this to be easy to set up and use right away. I use the alarm daily and really like the sunrise and sunset time feature. And of course, the altimeter helps when tracking my stats. I'd highly recommend this watch!

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on August 16, 2009

4 5

This is my first pair of Costa del Mar sunglasses and I'm so happy with them! I haven't had glass lenses before and was worried about the weight. While I do notice that they are heavier, they aren't TOO heavy...and the advantages of the 580 lens outweigh an added ounce or two. They are crystal-clear, reduce glare on the water and look super hip (I got the black and white). And, I like how sturdy and durable they are. I'll have them for years.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on August 16, 2009

5 5

The name says it all: Lole Comfy Zip-Up Cardigan is just that. SO soft and comfortable. I could live in this thing and some of my friends would argue I am! I usually am a medium top and am in this, so it's pretty true to size. It is fitted (so you don't feel like you're in your boyfriend's oversized hoodie) and the detailing is awesome. I've gotten several compliments and am buying one for my mom, too.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on August 4, 2009

3 5

The Giro Loma cycling glove seemed perfect for what I needed it for: lightweight, full-fingered coverage for the early season, over grown trails but breathable enough so I wouldn't get too hot. Plus, thin so I can still adequately keep hold of my handlebars. All of this is true, but the seam ripped out on the right glove near the wrist. Would I buy them again? Ya, with the HnR return policy, but I was bummed they had such a short life.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on August 4, 2009

5 5

I am so happy with my new Sidi shoes! I had shoes that tied prior and the laces always got in the way. These shoes are made for performance and they haven't let me down. I bought them for mountain biking but use'em on my road bike, too. They are as comfortable as you would hope, while still being secure. Plus, after a tiring ride, they're super easy to slip off with the velcro closure. Best yet? Rumor has it they hold up for years, so my investment should be worth every penny. Highly recommend them!

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on June 26, 2009

5 5

I just got these glasses and am so glad I now have performance shades to wear when road and mountain biking. I swear - first ride I wore them, I had my fastest mountain bike ride of the season! I switched the lenses out for the Ignitor right away and they were solid for a sunny afternoon. The coverage was great for my face, breatheability spot-on, plus they made me look way cooler than my old pair. Total score.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on June 19, 2009

5 5

This shoe is exactly what I need it to be: functional on the trail with incredible waterproofing to keep my feet dry. It's been a very wet spring in UT and the shoes have held up...they really are water PROOF. I find Salomon trail shoes to run a bit big, so if you are in between sizes, go with the smaller of the two. These are awesome in the Gore-Tex and non-waterproof option, too, depending on your needs. I'd absolutely invest in another pair down the line.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on May 27, 2009

5 5

I have several CW-X conditioning wear products and these are my favorite! I love the technology of all their products, but these are the most versatile and comfortable. I have used them for hiking, going to the gym, and they are a little less techie looking, so I sported them around town a bit, too. They are extremely supportive around the core and are a great all-around workout pant. Highly recommend them!

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on May 21, 2009

4 5

I have used this tool for both my mountain bike and road bike and don't know why it took me so long to get one! I like that it is really small because I can use it in my under-seat pack on my road bike or in my Camelbak to make sure I am set be it on the road or trail. It may be a little too small for someone with bigger hands. Also good? It's affordable, which is key.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on May 14, 2009

5 5

The CW-X 3/4 length Pro Tights are awesome and worth the investment for anyone serious about being active. I actually used them for a chilly spring mountain bike ride and they kept me warm and supported. They are pretty darn tight to get on, but the support is worth the shimmy into them (I suggest no witnesses when getting dressed!). Make sure the knee cap fits just above the x-shape on the lower leg and you are in the right size.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on May 14, 2009

5 5

I am a girl who could live in a long sleeved t-shirt, so this dress works well for me, as it's just an extension of that (with a pretty, feminine pattern). It is a great casual summertime dress for cooler days or nights. A little shorter than I anticipated, but I tossed some leggings underneath and it works great! Also, I'm a pretty standard Medium (smaller on the top than bottom) and it fits true to size.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on May 4, 2009

5 5

I am surprisingly in love with this jacket. When I got it, I first thought there was no way it'd keep me dry in a downpour since it's so thin. Lately, Mother Nature's let me test that out, though, and it proved to work great. I used it biking in Gooseberry, hiking in Park City (it's breathable and light) and got compliments on it at a party on Saturday, too. Above all, it takes up hardly any room in the pack when you need to shed it.

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Kelley Siefert wrote a review of on May 4, 2009

5 5

This bag is awesome. I bought it for backcountry skiing hut trips and winter camping (as I froze in my 20 degree bag last February in Moab) and it has proven worth every dollar. Plus, the girlie side of me likes the butter yellow and baby blue colors, too. It really is light, stuffs down to a tiny size, and the stuff sack has convenient straps for hanging it off your pack. I absolutely recommend this bag.

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