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10 Skis Similar to Blizzard Rustler 9

The Blizzard Rustler 9 Price Range: $400-$649 One could argue that the Rustler 9 is the most freeride-oriented ski in this bunch. This ski is rockered at the tip and tail, employs less metal, and has a unidirectional carbon construction. Unlike skis like the Brahma 88 which offers unwavering steadiness, the Rustler 9 is brimming …

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39 Different Types of Ski Accessories – The Ultimate List

Going skiing is on your bucket list and you have decided that now is the time. Before you book that vacation at the popular ski resort, however, you need to take time to make sure you are completely covered in the way of both ski equipment and accessories. Take the time to review this extensive …

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22 Different Types of Snowboard Accessories – The Ultimate List

I started snowboarding with the cheapest of everything, but over the years I have learned to lean on accessories. From clothes to bindings, to audio helmets, there is a lot you can do to improve your enjoyment and unlock new experiences. A lot of science and passion have gone into developing products that push the …

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Can You Wear a Belt With Snowboarding Pants? Ski Pants?

Wearing a belt when  snowboarding seems like an odd thing to do. Why would you want to do that? What I didn’t realize is that some types of snowboarding pants may require a belt. Reasons for a Belt with Snowboard Pants A discussion on Reddit shows that wearing a belt with snowboard pants is somewhat …

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Are Overalls Good for Snowboarding?

Overalls can keep you warm when snowboarding. I say keep it light though. Don’t wear your thick Carhartt work bibs, for example, unless you want to sweat and risk becoming a popsicle when you remove them. Why Overalls for Cold Weather? Cold Geeks Writer Karl Johnson says, “Overalls can protect your clothing from becoming damp …

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6 Different Types of Ski Lessons

You should try skiing!  No, really, you should.  Before you protest that it seems so difficult to learn, look into taking ski lessons at the beginner, intermediate, or expert level, in large or small groups or one-on-one. Living in climates where seasons change, spending time outdoors should be all about taking advantage of what’s great …

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