Ski Advice

Are Skiers Faster Than Snowboarders?

Are Skiers Faster Than Snowboarders?

Speed is of the essence and we all want more of it when on the slopes. There are so many variables when it comes to…

Snowboarding vs Surfing: What is The Difference?

Snowboarding vs Surfing: What is The Difference?

Snowboarding and Surfing Both snowboarding and skiing are incredibly challenging and acutely rewarding, and it is possible to be skilled and talented at both, but…

Snowblading (Short Skis) Vs Skiing, How It Feels

Snowblading (Short Skis) Vs Skiing, How It Feels

Skiing has been around for a long time and can be traced back to warfare and hunting from the 18th Century, but they date back…

Can a Skier Learn to Snowboard? How to Transition

Can a Skier Learn to Snowboard? How to Transition

Once you feel comfortable on skis, you might want to challenge yourself and test out your snowboarding skills. Many people start on skis, especially young…

Can Snowboarders Be Ski Patrol?

Can Snowboarders Be Ski Patrol?

Working as ski patrol is a dream job for many skiers and snowboarders. Who doesn’t want to get paid for riding the slopes all day…

Is Skiing Hard or Easy? (Here’s The Truth)

Is Skiing Hard or Easy? (Here’s The Truth)

Is Skiing Hard Or Is It Easy? The argument about the difficulty when it comes to sport is a challenge, and with the number of…

How To Ski Moguls (Bumps) Better

How To Ski Moguls (Bumps) Better

It is one of the more challenging aspects of skiing, and it is also something that many skiers avoid, but moguls are here to stay….

How To Ride The Button or Drag Lift (Skiers & Snowboarders)

How To Ride The Button or Drag Lift (Skiers & Snowboarders)

How To Ride The Button Equally terrifying and hilarious, the button lift or Poma is an intrinsic part of the ski and snowboard experience. Here…

How Much Does A Ski  Holiday REALLY Cost? (2020)

How Much Does A Ski Holiday REALLY Cost? (2020)

An annual ski holiday is the highlight of the winter months for countless families around the world. There is no better way to relieve some…

Can Skiers Cause an Avalanche? (Do’s & Don’ts)

Can Skiers Cause an Avalanche? (Do’s & Don’ts)

The scene of skiers struggling to outrun an avalanche seems like something taken right out of a Bond movie. The truth is most of us…

Cost of Skiing Trip: South Korea vs Japan

Cost of Skiing Trip: South Korea vs Japan

There’s something special about going to a ski resort for the first time, especially if you’re not entirely sure what to expect. It can be…

The Major Differences Between EVERY Ski (13 Types)

The Major Differences Between EVERY Ski (13 Types)

There are many different skis to choose from (and such little time). There are skis for all the different conditions and varying levels of competency….

Why Skiing Makes You Sore? (7 Tips to Recover Fast)

Why Skiing Makes You Sore? (7 Tips to Recover Fast)

The last thing you want to hear when you start up a new hobby is, “you’re going to be sore tomorrow.” Hearing that might even…

Ski Travel Insurance Beginners Guide [2020]

Ski Travel Insurance Beginners Guide [2020]

While you might pride yourself in being an expert-level skier, accidents don’t care about the amount of experience you have on the slopes. No matter…

When Is The Best Time To Buy Skis? [a Complete Guide]

When Is The Best Time To Buy Skis? [a Complete Guide]

Buying a new pair of skis is a considerable investment. New skis cost anywhere from $400 to $1000 and upwards. Buying skis is also a…

Can Ski Pants Be Hemmed? Adjustment Cost

Can Ski Pants Be Hemmed? Adjustment Cost

Finding ski gear that fits your body type well can be challenging. For example, ski pants might fit in length ok but be too large…

Snowboarding vs Skateboarding: How to Transition & Survive

Snowboarding vs Skateboarding: How to Transition & Survive

All board sports cross over each other. Snowboarding and surfing, skateboarding and wakeboarding, sandboarding, storyboarding, and kiteboarding. They all have certain similarities and elements. Out…

Do Ski Resorts Rent Googles?

Do Ski Resorts Rent Googles?

Nothing is worse than getting to the ski hill and realizing you forgot something. It’s usually on one of the little things like a glove…

Are Ski Resorts Open on Christmas?

Are Ski Resorts Open on Christmas?

It’s challenging to find time off from school and work in the winter to enjoy skiing. One day most of us get off is Christmas….

What Do Ski Instructors Do In The Summer? 7 Incredible Ideas

What Do Ski Instructors Do In The Summer? 7 Incredible Ideas

Being a ski instructor is a fun and rewarding way to make a living. You get paid to spend the day on the slopes while…

Skiing Without Socks or Pants: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

Skiing Without Socks or Pants: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

Now that you’ve purchased your outerwear, it’s time to think about your base layers. Specifically, will you wear pants under your ski pants or socks…

How Much Do Ski Instructors Earn? (& Who Pays The Best)

How Much Do Ski Instructors Earn? (& Who Pays The Best)

If you love skiing, what better job could there be then to get paid for skiing all day? The role of being a ski instructor…

Easy Ski Checklist: What to Pack Made Simple

Easy Ski Checklist: What to Pack Made Simple

There is so much to remember when you are packing for a ski trip. Sure, you remembered the big items like your skis and boots,…

Skiing Without Poles: How, Why, & When?

Skiing Without Poles: How, Why, & When?

Take a moment and picture a skier in your mind. How do they look? First off they are probably wearing warm clothing, including a large…