Ski Advice

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…

7 Best Skiing Exercises To Get Fit This Season

7 Best Skiing Exercises To Get Fit This Season

You’re never adequately prepared when you hit the slopes for the first time every season. There are so many specific muscles that haven’t been activated…

Are Ski Bindings Really Universal?

Are Ski Bindings Really Universal?

If you’re shopping for new ski gear, your skis must be of high quality, and your boots need to fit well and be comfortable. However,…

The Surprising History of Skiing (8,000 BC to Now)

The Surprising History of Skiing (8,000 BC to Now)

Skiing is one of the most popular winter sports worldwide. Millions of people around the world enjoy either Alpine or Cross Country skiing as a…

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 are known as goggle-tan, but back home, they might call you a raccoon, 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…

Best Ski Edge Sharpener & Tuner

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…

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…