If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!When you’re enjoying a winter sports vacation in extreme cold temperatures, foot warmers can keep you out on the slopes longer. For maximum comfort and convenience, try air-activated foot warmers, such as Heatmax Toasty Toes, that can be used in [...]
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Having the right ski boots can make the difference between an achy or an awesome day on the slopes. As you scope out the selection for your next pair of boots, keep these tips in mind:
-Seek stiffness. Although beginners are better off with a more flexible boot, experienced skiers know that a stiffer boot responds [...]
Ski boots that fit well and are suited for the type of skiing that you do will make the difference between a fun-filled and a blister-filled day on the slopes.
When you’re ready for new ski boots, visit one of our Sun & Ski Sports shops for expert advice and fitting assistance. Some points to [...]
The right ski goggles for you are the ones that combine comfort with clear vision. If you are lucky enough not to need glasses or contact lenses for skiing, standard ski goggles will probably suit you fine. But even if you wear contact lenses, consider an over-the-glasses model, so you are covered in case something [...]
When you are packing your ski and boot bags for your ski outings this fall, have some fun with apres-ski clothes. Treat yourself to a pair of fancy or funky after ski boots that will look great and keep your feet comfortable after a day in your ski boots.
Some other ideas for your apres-ski wardrobe:
If you make a list and pack smart, you won’t find yourself without some important piece of your winter sports equipment when you reach your destination.
To help ensure that you don’t forget any key items or accessories, organize your packing into categories:
-Ski equipment: Pack your skis and poles in a specialized ski bag if you [...]
Let’s face it—it’s smart to wear a ski helmet. Not only do ski helmets help prevent serious injuries, they can enhance your ski experience by keeping your head comfortable as well as keeping it in one piece! Just like ski boot sizing, the right ski helmet fit is essential. When shopping for a new ski [...]
You don’t want to feel your hands going numb halfway through your day on the slopes, so it’s important to find the right gloves or mittens for your skiing or snowboarding adventures. Consider these features when you browse the glove and mitten selections for the next ski season:
-Warmth: If you’re outside in midwinter in Colorado, [...]
Finding the perfect snow skis is a bit like finding the perfect job. You want to consider your goals, your ability, and your preference for location. Shopping for skis can seem like work, given the hundreds of models that are available each season. But keep these points in mind when you buy skis to streamline [...]
So you’re planning a ski vacation with some friends. Plane tickets? Check. Hotel or cabin? Got it. Skis? Check. Winter jacket? Not so much.
If you’re in need of a new ski jacket for those brisk winds, deep snow and temps below zero, you should probably know what to look for.
Find a winter jacket that protects [...]