Ski Advice

Are Ski Pants Waterproof? & How to Buy Your First Pair

Are Ski Pants Waterproof? & How to Buy Your First Pair

If you’re looking into buying your first pair of ski pants, you want to make sure you get a quality pair that will keep you…

6 Tips For Skiing When Overweight & Common Misconceptions

6 Tips For Skiing When Overweight & Common Misconceptions

There are many physical and mental health benefits to skiing. For example, skiing is a great way to lose weight. You can burn up to 3000 calories…

Who Pays for Ski Patrol? The Cost Of Getting Rescued

Who Pays for Ski Patrol? The Cost Of Getting Rescued

Hopefully, you’re not among the 600,000 injuries reported each year from skiing and snowboarding in the US. While many of these injuries are minor, many…

Are Ski Masks Illegal? (Anti-Mask Laws)

Are Ski Masks Illegal? (Anti-Mask Laws)

It’s not uncommon to see skiers and snowboarders donning full-face ski masks both on the chairlifts and the slopes. If you ski, you probably own…

Top 14 (Must-Know) Tips For Skiing With Kids

Top 14 (Must-Know) Tips For Skiing With Kids

It’s no secret that when you start having kids, your whole life changes. That doesn’t exclude skiing. Your approach to a day on the slopes…

Skiing While Pregnant: Everything You Need To Know

Skiing While Pregnant: Everything You Need To Know

Pregnancy is a unique and exciting time for parents. However, it also means that the mother may have to forgo some of her interests and…

Why Skiers Often Get Sunburnt & How to Prevent It

Why Skiers Often Get Sunburnt & How to Prevent It

Around ski towns it’s known as goggle-tan, but back home, they might call you a racoon, the white mask around your eyes in stark contrast…

Why is Skiing So Tiring? & How to Recover Quickly

Why is Skiing So Tiring? & How to Recover Quickly

Skiing is an exciting and challenging sport both for your body and your mind. Many people find that by the late afternoon, their bodies start…

Why Skiers Wear Backpacks and What to Keep in Them

Why Skiers Wear Backpacks and What to Keep in Them

It’s no secret that ski gear essentials include more than your skis and boots. In fact, the skiing industry revolves around getting the most out…

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Best Ski Edge Sharpener & Tuner

If you’re interested in using ski edge sharpeners, you may want to check out our review that includes the top options available. We’ve included the…

How To Ski – Beginners Guide (2020)

How To Ski – Beginners Guide (2020)

Have an upcoming ski trip and wondering what to expect? In this free guide, I’ll explain absolutely everything you need to know about how to…

How to Ski While it’s Raining 🌧

How to Ski While it’s Raining 🌧

Sometimes, when the temperatures are warmer (usually at the beginning or end of a season) it can rain in the mountains instead of snow. It…

Prizm vs ChromaPop Ski Goggles; Which is best?

Prizm vs ChromaPop Ski Goggles; Which is best?

Interested in upgrading to either a pair of Oakleys that use Prizm technology OR a pair of Smith that use ChromaPop but not sure which delivers…

How To Ski Powder – Practical Tips for Beginners

How To Ski Powder – Practical Tips for Beginners

Powder – the dream of every new and expert skier alike. Powder surfing is the epitome of action-packed skiing films and how every skier imagines themselves…

Gloves Vs Mittens: Which is Better for Skiing & Snowboarding?

Gloves Vs Mittens: Which is Better for Skiing & Snowboarding?

Choosing the right gear to keep your hands warm on the mountain, whether your snowboarding or skiing, will make the difference between hours of enjoyable…

Top 3 Best Heated Ski Gloves Reviewed 2020

Top 3 Best Heated Ski Gloves Reviewed 2020

If you suffer from cold hands on the slope, a heated ski glove will make a difference. But choose the wrong glove and you’ll waste…

Who Owns Ski Resorts? Mountain Ownership Explained

Who Owns Ski Resorts? Mountain Ownership Explained

Most mid-large ski resorts are privately owned corporations while some smaller resorts are owned by community non-profit organization. There are around 637 ski areas that operate…

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How Much Do Skis Weigh? Average Equipment Weight 🏋

If you’re packing for a ski trip or loading up a friends car you might want to know the average weight of skis, skis boots,…

How To Ski Backwards or Switch

How To Ski Backwards or Switch

I’ve just learned to ski forwards, why would I want to ski backward! You might be wondering. You’re right, skiing backward is not for everybody. So…

How To Protect Your Knees From Injury While Skiing

How To Protect Your Knees From Injury While Skiing

Wether it’s from weak legs or skiing on steep terrain above your ability, knee injuries are unfortunately a common injury for skiers. In this guide…

Short Vs Long Skis: What’s the Difference? 📏

Short Vs Long Skis: What’s the Difference? 📏

You might be wondering, what’s up with ski length – I thought it was to do with height and then I saw a fully grown…

How to Prevent Ski Goggles Fogging Up

How to Prevent Ski Goggles Fogging Up

Are your ski goggles fogging up? It’s not only annoying but dangerous for your ability to ski or snowboard safely down the mountain. The best…

How Long Do Ski Boots Last? & When to Replace Them

How Long Do Ski Boots Last? & When to Replace Them

So you’re still skiing on an old pair of boots and your wondering when is it a good time to upgrade, and how to know…

How Dangerous Are Chairlifts? Unbiased Facts

How Dangerous Are Chairlifts? Unbiased Facts

If you’ve never been on a chair lift before, getting on and off can look daunting or you might have seen some scary viral videos…