Choosing The Right Eyewear For Skiing- 5 Tips

Winter is finally back and the ski season begins once again! But before hitting the slopes, make sure you’re using the right eyewear. This piece of gear affects your comfort, ski performance, and health. If you aren’t satisfied with your current eyewear, these five tips should correct the situation:

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Why Take A Lesson If I Can Get To The Bottom?

I’m sure many of you can relate; when we first tried skiing, being able to make it to the bottom alive was quite an ego boost. Wow, what a ride! But chest beating and high-fives aside, skiing is not an intuitive skill. Like all sports, correct technique is what maximizes your potential and safety. Here are some good reasons for beginners to take a lesson, even if you did survive coming down the slope.

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Ski Season Opening Days Guide 2017-2018

When the sound of autumn leaves crunching underfoot changes to packed snow, you can’t help but imagine fresh tracks on your favorite mountain. Even if you’re in an area that won’t see storms for weeks (or months), there are reminders that opening days are dropping: sports shop tune-up clinics, local gear swaps, and sweet deals popping up. Whether you’re unpacking your ski sweaters or hustling for passes, it’s time to start planning for ski season 2017-18.

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3 More Ways to Get Around Colorado Ski Towns Without Your Car

Picking out lodging, activities, and restaurants are all fun aspects of planning a ski vacation. Deciding on transportation, however, is not. It can be a hassle trying to decide how to get from airports to resorts, or how to leave the resort to do some sightseeing without renting a car for entire stay. Thankfully, you have a few options to choose from. Below you’ll find a list of a few convenient ways to get to ski towns without your own car.

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Uber Ski Transportation Debuting in Colorado

Skiers and snowboarders will often do anything to get up to the mountains, especially when there’s fresh powder. But getting up to your favorite ski resort just got a little easier if you live in Colorado or are visiting for a ski vacation. According to a recent article from The Aspen Times, Uber debuted ski transportation in Colorado via a new service called uberSKI this season.

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Diamond Peak Wants Your Help with their 50th Anniversary Celebration

Diamond Peak at Lake Tahoe is getting ready to celebrate their golden anniversary this winter and want you in on the action. Whether you’ve been riding the slopes at Diamond Peak since their inception in 1966, or you’re a new addition to the family, Diamond Peak wants you to help celebrate “50 years of skiing and snowboarding in the most beautiful setting on Earth.”

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Taos Ski Valley Comes Back to Life

Things are happening at Taos Ski Valley again! A new owner, a new CEO, and a new hotel will revitalize the area. The Taos Ski Valley was the property of the Blake family from its inception shortly after World War II until this recent sale.

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