Skiing 101

An Introduction to Skiing

Skiing is a great way to get outside in the winter while staying active. It may seem intimidating at first, but trust us – nothing beats a fun day out on the slopes with friends and family! So, if you’re ready to learn, you have come to the right place.

Our Skiing 101 series covers all the basics to have a successful first day on the mountain. From finding the right clothing to learning the basic techniques, we have you covered. Be patient as you’re first learning, and most importantly have fun.

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Skier skiing below gondola

How To Ski: A Beginner’s Guide to Skiing

Learning to ski can seem like a daunting task. Here we break down the basic techniques of how to ski to help beginners their first day on the hill.

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21 Essential Ski Tips for Beginners

Excited to ski but not sure how to prepare? Spend less time planning and more time enjoying your day on the mountain with our list of beginner ski tips.

Skier locking into ski binding

How to Put on Ski Boots and Skis

Ready to learn how to easily put your ski boots and skis every time? Less frustration putting on your gear means more fun on the mountain.

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What to Wear and How to Layer for Skiing

Learn what essential items you need to wear skiing and how to layer effectively to stay warm and comfortable on the slopes.

Skier spraying snow

How to Get in Shape for Skiing: The Ultimate Guide

Ready to get in shape for skiing? This comprehensive guide provides sample routines and the best ski exercises to prep you for the season.