Skis

Ski Wax 101

Greetings from Gunnison, CO.  I write this as the winter apocalypse continues outside—even forcing CBMR to close early yesterday for TOO MUCH SNOW.  Well, all of this craziness has me thinking—it might be time to dial in skis for all of these changing conditions and get a good waxing over the remnants of early season […] Read more…

Ski Season Prep

Labor Day has passed and the snow is already falling. Just this week a man in Montana made first tracks of the season. While it might not be snowing near you, it’s time to start thinking that way. Pull out your old gear and let’s start dusting off the cobwebs. Charge Your Boot Heaters We […] Read more…

Wax on, Wax off: How to Wax your Skis

Waxing your skis isn’t hard and there is just something therapeutic about laying down a fresh layer of wax while blasting tunes in the background. Waxing protects your skis, enhances ski snow interaction, and improves overall glide. Here is a step-by-step guide for you to become your own wax master. Winter is upon us, time to […] Read more…

Gear Review – Salomon Quest Pro 90 Ski Boot

Unless you’ve got stacks of cash lying around, you might be looking for a boot that can do it all. Enter the Salomon Quest Pro 90. Endorsed as the all-mountain/hiking boot combo, I took them out for a few days both in bounds and out to check the boot’s all around performance. Starting in bounds […] Read more…

My Top Gear Picks for the Season

So Christmas is over and it’s time to do some shopping for yourself.  Looking for new gear now that the snow is finally falling at some resorts?  Check out my top picks for this year. 1. Armada TSTw Powerful, playful and knife sharp, the Armada TSTw is my ski of choice for the upcoming season. […] Read more…

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