North American snow sport enthusiasts who are planning a mid-year ski break are likely to find just what they are looking for at one of the ski resorts in the South American Andes. Visitors to Chile have three great options just an hour-and-a-half’s drive from Santiago – El Colorado, La Parva and Valle Nevado. These […]
Now in its 39th year, the Ski and Snowboard Show is set to bring you the latest and best in wintersports gear, holiday packages and much more…
The 21st Annual Columbus Day Ski & Snowboard Sale & Swap at Wachusett Mountain will see people bringing their used gear to sell, as well as buying new equipment. This is a convenient way for skiers and boarders to upgarde their equipment for the next season. Saturday will also feature the Fun in the Sun Rail Jam, with great cash prizes. Visitors can also enjoy the Scenic Summit SkyRide and Mountainside BBQ.
The Capital Rail Jam is a preseason event at Mad River Mountain, first introduced in 2010. Those attending the event can look forward to The Ark Band, a snow apparel fashion show, movie premiers for TB20 (Standard Films) and After Dark (Level 1), and of course an awesome rail set.
It doesn’t matter if you are new to snow sports or have been skiing for a while and just want to update your gear, this is the place for you. In the Gear section, we will discuss the types and applications of all sorts of gear, such as boots, bindings, skis, boards and snow shoes. […]
There are a great number of convenient and necessary ski accessories and snowboarding accessories on the market. From items to care for your skis to specialized child ski accessories you will find all that you need at a ski store or online. The types of tools and accessories you will find useful in caring for […]
Summer is the best time to find skiing equipment, clothes and other gear at bargain prices. Most outdoor sports stores have their winter gear on discount soon after the season. It is the best time to shop for your winter vacation as the shops are keen to clear their goods and whatever you need is […]
You skiing vacation success depends on the bindings you select! Bindings and boots are the link between your body and the skis and snow. Good bindings are well-designed, complex pieces of machinery that make a firm connection between the skis and boots and release when the pressure exceeds the setting. They need to be set […]
Snowboarding during the winter vacation is popular with youngsters all over the skiing world. Choosing the right board from the range of freeride, freestyle, backcountry and Park/Pipe boards can be daunting for the first timer. Many factors have to be considered such as the user’s weight, height, foot size experience and riding style and these […]
Using the right gear is vital for a successful skiing vacation. Comfort and protection are key factors when you are out in the snow for seven or eight hours. People on their first Ski vacation would be wise to invest in proper clothes, equipment and shoes. It is possible to hire these at many ski […]