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Best Base Layers for Skiing

Best Base Layers for Skiing

Base layers are a critical piece of ski gear, or gear for any outdoor activity in colder weather. While you ski, your body burns loads of calories and you generate a lot of ...

Skiing and Chairlift Safety

Skiing and Chairlift Safety

For some, riding a chairlift is part of the fun of skiing, allowing for the legs to rest while you take in peaceful sights.  For others, riding a chairlift is a necessary evil ...

All Inclusive Ski Resorts

All Inclusive Ski Resorts

For most people, skiing means traveling somewhere and renting a vacation home, hotel, or ski resort lodging.  It may not have ever occurred to us that all-inclusive ski vacations ...

Skiing in Washington State

Skiing in Washington State

Washington can be a great ski destination.  As with other Pacific Northwest skiing, having a good base of snow is usually not an issue.  Annual snowfall in this area is usually ...

Best Ski Goggles for Beginners

Best Ski Goggles for Beginners

As a skiing novice, you don’t want to break the bank on an unnecessarily high-tech pair of goggles.  Like any sport that has its share of gear-junkies, skiing offers a multitude ...

How to Keep Your Feet Warm While Skiing

How to Keep Your Feet Warm While Skiing

Nothing can ruin a perfect skiing experience faster than cold and achy feet -- with the possible exception of a hard fall. Frozen toes are a common problem that almost every skier ...

Best Ski or Snowboard Helmets for Kids

Best Ski or Snowboard Helmets for Kids

Giro's brand name trust is unsurpassed when it comes to bike and ski helmets. When you’re buying a ski or snowboard helmet for your child, it’s no question that safety comes ...

Best Skis for Kids

Best Skis for Kids

When our girls started skiing, we put them on tiny K2's.  One pair were all purple for my oldest, and my youngest had a pair with SpongeBob Squarepants graphics. Our kids were ...

Family Ski Gear Checklist

Family Ski Gear Checklist

For better or worse, skiing and snowboarding are gear-intensive sports, even if you are a kid.  There is nothing worse to arrive at a ski resort and realizing you’ve forget things ...

3 Flat Light Ski Goggles

3 Flat Light Ski Goggles

You know those days when the light is flat when you're out on the ski slopes? Annoying, right?  You are cruising down the slopes, and bumps come out of nowhere because you have no ...