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Best Gifts for Skiers

Best Gifts for Skiers

Skiers are often gear junkies, because skiing is a sport that requires plenty of gear and equipment. That's good news for those who want to buy a gift for them, because there is ...

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 ...

5 Great Ski Areas for Non-Skiers

5 Great Ski Areas for Non-Skiers

It is a common situation:  Two families take a ski trip together.  The problem is that of the eight people on the trip, six love to ski, and two don’t.  What to do, and where to ...

Best Entry Level Skis

Best Entry Level Skis

Starting out on your skiing journey is exciting. There is not only so much to learn but also so many possibilities on how to explore, places to visit, adventures to be had, and it ...

Entry-Level Gear For Nordic Skiing

Entry-Level Gear For Nordic Skiing

Nordic skiing is a steadily-growing winter sport, and for good reason.  The workout value is incredible, and it allows you to see beautiful, peaceful places.  It is a great way to ...

Best Colorado Ski Resorts for Families

Best Colorado Ski Resorts for Families

Colorado has long been regarded as one of the best skiing spots in the nation, if not the entire world.  Places like Aspen, Vail, Steamboat, and Winter Park are included in so ...

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 ...

Michigan Ski Resorts

Michigan Ski Resorts

In the Michigan region there are almost 50 ski areas with more than 240 lifts and around 1,000 runs with an excess of 80 terrain parks.  You don't have to travel to the mountains ...

Best Ski Goggles

Best Ski Goggles

When you're in the market for a brand new pair of ski goggles, you have to look for the most appropriate and reliable models available in your price range, no matter your ...

Why is Nordic Skiing great exercise?

Why is Nordic Skiing great exercise?

Winter is a great time to work out and provide an opportunity for a change of pace from your typical warm-weather workouts.  When it comes to exercise that can truly provide a ...