Gear

Begin at the feet and work up. Start with the basic ski and snowboard gear. Move to boots. Don’t forget accessories. Picture yourself using the latest equipment.

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How to Break In New Boots

Buying new equipment never gets old. The dent left in the wallet is dwarfed by the experience you get when you..

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How often should you tune your skis?

Skiing or riding on gear that has not been tuned can be the difference between a good day and an edge-catching..

Sarah Burke and wooden skis.
How to Choose the Right Ski Length

Whether you’re shopping for a new pair of skis or renting skis on a vacation, it’s important to ge..

Stoko-Knee Brace Reinvented.
The Knee Brace Reinvented

Medical grade bracing woven into a base layer. Sponsored by Stoko | Written by Bennett Slavsky On a windswept ..

Ski sizing chart and calculator

Decades ago there was only one way for people to be measured for skis: have them raise their arm over their he..

A pair of Nordica and Tecnica ski boots.
Ski Boot 101: How to buckle your ski boots

Well, there is “that” ritual: We have to get into ski boots every time we hit the slopes. Sometime..

6 best headlamps.
6 Best Headlamps

Headlamps are a necessity for outdoors enthusiasts that engage in hiking, mountain biking, caving, backcountry..

Best winter ski vans and travel trailers
Best winter ski vans & travel trailers

Nothing inspires a good bout of base-area envy like parking next to a ski condo on wheels. These moving mini h..

100 slopes of a lifetime: Fresh powder is calling.
100 Slopes of a Lifetime: The World’s Ultimate Ski and Snowboard Destinations

Filled with beautiful National Geographic photography, wisdom from ski and snowboard greats, and need-to-know ..

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Store those skis and boards with these accessories

From storing your skis and boards without cramping their style to preventing parking lot mishaps, we have some..

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Use the OnTheSnow app while on the slopes this Thanksgiving Weekend for your chance to win an ODLO jacket

Want to win a new ODLO jacket?  You have the chance this Thanksgiving Weekend and it’s as simple as using y..

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ODLO’s New Nordic Ski Collection Makes Its (Tele)Mark

Since its humble beginnings in Oslo, Norway in the 1940s, ODLO has been inextricably linked to the sport of cr..

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