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A Dozen of Our Favorite Jackets and Pants

PSA: You can’t ski naked every day. Skis aren’t the only gear getting cooler by the year. With impressive waterproof and breathable fabrics, tricked-out features, and ski-specific fits, today’s jackets and pants are insanely forward-thinking. They give skiers unprecedented opportunity to blend function and fashion—and we all know looking good is as important as skiing Continue reading…

The Father’s Day Gear Guide

Father’s Day only comes around once a year, make sure you get Dad the right gear for this special day. Whether he needs a complete gear overhaul, or just a little something extra to make the good days a little better, we got you covered. This years gear guide has everything from classics, skis from Continue reading…

Mother’s Day Gear Guide

Mother’s Day is here, which means it’s the perfect time to recognize the moms who battled traffic and snow drifts to get you (and all your gear) up to the mountain every weekend. The moms who steered you, leash in hand, down your first green circle runs. The moms who sparked your love for playing Continue reading…

Guide to Ski Jacket Specifications

The Lowdown on Ski Outerwear Specs When you’re out in the mountains, nothing can ruin your day faster than getting cold and wet. That’s where proper outerwear proves essential. But what’s the deal with all the different specifications? You may notice that while you’re looking at jackets you see a lot of things that are Continue reading…

Choosing and Trimming Climbing Skins

Alpine Touring has been a growing sector of the ski industry for many years, but it seems that in the past 3 or 4, interest has exploded.  There are several pieces of equipment you will need and avalanche education courses that every AT skier should take.  Like with most sports, safety is the number one Continue reading…