Skiing/Boarding

The 5 Best Ski Jackets For Men & Women [2017-2018]

Best Ski Jacket

Picking the best ski jacket is a difficult task because it has to perform well in a wide range of conditions. Everything from well below zero to warm spring skiing while being waterproof and breathable at the same time. Having been a ski instructor for over five years in Utah I can tell you what makes a good ski jacket. ...

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The 5 Best Ski Mask Balaclavas Reviewed [2017-2018]

Best Ski Mask

It may be tempting to incorrectly identify a balaclava or ski mask as a delightful pastry but it’s not. Balaclavas are a specific type of face warmer. The term has recently come to be used ubiquitously to describe any face warming device – from neck warmers to full face, windproof fabrics. We’re going to avoid neck warmers and stick solely ...

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The 7 Best Snowboarding Jackets Reviewed & Rated [2017-2018]

Best Snowboarding Jacket

Winter means cold weather, plenty of snow, and the chance to shred mountains. What does it take to get out there and get after it safely? You’ll need your snowboard, jacket, pants, and gear. Of course, each snowboarder has different taste and style. That’s why today we’re going to help you find the best snowboarding jacket for you. Whether you ...

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The 7 Best Beginner Complete Snowboard Packages [2017-2018]

Best Snowboard Package

Snowboarding is one of the most thrilling ways to enjoy the mountains during the winter. Once a niche sport, snowboarding now represents a significant portion of every mountain slope. Unfortunately, learning all the gear you need to start snowboarding might feel like a chore to some. Getting started isn’t always easy, but a snowboard package can help. Snowboard packages combine ...

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The 7 Best Beginner Snowboards Reviewed [2017-2018]

Best Beginner Snowboard

Alright, so you’ve just discovered that snowboarding is one of the coolest sports on the planet. Whether you went out with friends, a school group, or just decided to take up a new hobby the next step is getting geared up. Picking out the best beginner snowboard can be difficult, though. You’re inexperienced and new to the whole world of ...

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The 7 Best Snowboarding Boots Reviewed [2017-2018]

Best Snowboard Boots

Snowboarding can be one of the most exhilarating experiences you’ll ever face. While the wipe outs and diggers are real, snowboarding quickly becomes a lifelong passion for many who try it. If you’re like me, mountain sports are a huge part of who you are. That’s why we pay so much attention and money to our gear. Finding the best ...

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The 5 Best Womens Ski Gloves Reviewed [2017-2018]

Best Womens Ski Gloves

To choose the best ski gloves for Women (or mittens) for any woman, you need to consider a glove’s thickness and warmth, while keeping in mind the importance of allowing for adequate dexterity. With there being so many options available, how do you know which ones to buy? So make it easy to choose a great pair of ski gloves ...

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The 5 Best Ski Boot Bags Reviewed For [2017-2018]

Best Ski Boot Bag

Anyone who has taken a ski vacation with their gear know how awkward it is carrying their boots. They are heavy and bulky so a good quality boot bag is a necessity. And its not just your boots, you have a helmet (or should have), goggles, gloves, socks and lots of misc gear. A decent sized boot bag with extra ...

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The 5 Best Ski Helmets Reviewed For [2017-2018]

Best Ski Helmet

The best ski helmets are not only warm but so comfortable you will forget you are wearing a helmet. There really is no good reason for not wearing a helmet when skiing. No matter what your budget is, there is a helmet that will meet your needs. Even the cheaper models offer good protection and are plenty warm. And if ...

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The 5 Best Knee Braces for Skiing Reviewed [2017-2018]

Best Knee Brace For Skiing

Too many athletes these days are going down with simple injuries. It happened to me on the Appalachian Trail in 2014. I was several weeks into a hike when my knee became unusable from irritation. That injury took me off the trail and put an end to an otherwise amazing experience. In the skiing world, knee injuries are all too ...

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