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How Can I Make My Ski Gear Last?

Ski gear is expensive, but it's also a long-term investment. I've found that the best stuff will last at least six seasons—if you take care of it properly. Here are eight tips to help you get the most out of your winter gear.

Arc'teryx Lithic Gloves

It’s the holy grail for product designers: to create a glove that will keep you warm and dry in the nastiest conditions but still allow you to do things like zip up your jacket or tear into a...

What's the Best Gear for a Resort Powder Day?

Admit it: Most of us don't get more than one or two true powder days per season. So when there are 18 inches of fresh under the chair, you better be ready to maximize your turns.

In Search of the Steep and Deep

When the new Kachina Peak lift opened at Taos Ski Valley this season, inbound skiers and riders gained access to prime terrain turns once reserved for hikers.

How to Beat Ski Boot Funk

Nothing ruins a good pair of ski boots like the smell of old ski boots. Keep them powder fresh with these four stink-busting essentials.

What’s the Best Après Ski Party Gear?

Even though New Year's Eve is behind us, you can still use skiing as an excuse to crack open a cold one, either at the local bar or in the parking lot.

What's the Best Ski Gear for Women This Season?

Ah, the ski kit. So many variables. Are you bombing the steeps in Jackson or hiking for turns in Whistler? The best set-up will be versatile enough to accommodate different weather, snow conditions,...

The Best Backcountry Ski Boots of 2015

You might not know where you're headed (and that's half the fun), but you'll be in good hands getting there strapped into these versatile backcountry boots.