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Best Crampons for Ski Boots in 2020 (REVIEW GUIDE)

Ski mountaineering is a sport where the right equipment matters not only from a performance point of view but from a safety one as well. Therefore, outfitting your mountaineering kit takes some careful consideration. Ski boot crampons, as a necessary component to your gear when you encounter steep ascents on snowy or icy terrain, seem […]

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Best Snowboard Boots for High Arches in 2020 (REVIEW GUIDE)

What are the best snowboard boots for high arches? After looking at the available options, I’ve found that the K2 Ender is the best snowboard boot for high arches. It’s an adaptable boot with high volume and plenty of comfort. Its heat molding technology is a welcome relief for anyone with a high instep, and […]

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How Much Does a Ski Lesson Cost (TIPS)

As simple as it may sound to just slap some sticks on to your feet and start sliding down a mountain, hitting the ski slopes with no training can lead to a lot of frustration and falls, even serious injury. Yet, between the cost of travel and equipment alone, skiing is already an expensive endeavor. […]

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Can You Ski in the Rain (GUIDE)

Despite recent advances in snowmaking, skiing continues to be a sport that relies on mother nature. And Mother Nature does not always cooperate with our planned outings or week-long vacations. Nevertheless, even with a small amount of snow coverage and the right gear, skiing can be an enjoyable sport in all weather conditions. But what […]

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Best Snowboard Boot Insoles in 2020 (REVIEW GUIDE)

What are the best footbeds for snowboard boots? After trying out the different brands of insoles, I’ve found that the Shred Soles are the best snowboard boot insoles, as they are specifically designed for snowboarders. They provide the best mix of comfort, support, warmth, and competitive pricing out of all of the off-the-shelf snowboard boot […]

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Best Epoxy for Ski & Snowboard Repair in 2020 (GUIDE)

Even if we never venture far from the groomers, stray rocks and other obstacles sometimes damage our precious skis and snowboards beyond cosmetic scratches. Delamination, core shots, and other types of damage do occur and repairing them can be costly at our local shops.  However, many repairs are easy to perform at home with the […]

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Best Glue for Mounting Ski Bindings in 2020 (REVIEW GUIDE)

With some essential tools, a little patience, and an eye for detail, mounting your ski bindings is a fairly straightforward do-it-yourself project that can be quite rewarding. You will save a bit of cash, know that your bindings were correctly and securely attached, and have the satisfaction of schussing down the mountain on components you […]

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