Off Season Training for Cross Country Skiing

skate skiing on the spring crust

OFF SEASON TRAINING – I always have dreams of off season training for Cross Country skiing. Usually, I fail miserably. I’ll pretend that chainsawing the winter kill around my house and lifting the rounds is part of my dryland training. My other delusion is thinking my lunch-time road rides play a role in keeping me […]

Ski Haus Demo Sale

Rental skis for sale

USED EQUIPMENT = BIG TIME VALUE – The Ski Haus Demo Sale is set for March 28, 29, 30. This demo/rental sale is not to be missed. Ski Haus will be offering our demo alpine skis, telemark skis, alpine touring skis, snowboards, splitboards, cross country skis, snowshoes, and accessories for sale. This is a great […]

Ski Haus Super Sale… Continues!

Super Sale Continues

CLOSEOUTS, BARGAINS, and SALE PRICES! – The Ski Haus Super Sale Continues this week  with closeouts, plenty of bargains, and sale prices on all winter merchandise. There is still time to save a ton of money on 2013/2014 winter equipment and clothing at Ski Haus! Save 20% to 75% off! Ski Haus is unique among […]

Cross Country Sale

XC sale at Ski Haus Steamboat

GET YOUR XC ON! – The Ski Haus Cross Country Sale is going on right now. Prices on our skis, boots, poles, and bindings are dropping by the day. Selection is pretty good so don’t delay coming in to check out the product and the prices! These are the perfect XC days. Crust skiing in […]

Last Call

Cross country skiing

WINTER’S LAST HURRAH – Last call is looking back at your winter season and accessing how you did. If you haven’t been satisfied with your skiing this winter you only have a few weeks to make amends. The next few weeks is the time to get it done or start making plans for next winter. […]

Daylight Savings is Dumb

daylight savings

TIME TO LEAVE TIME ALONE – Daylight savings is dumb. Now that is a quick to the point lead. I do need to qualify this statement as my own and it may not reflect the opinion of Ski Haus, its owner, the majority of staff members, etc. etc. First off there is no daylight savings. […]

Hogan Park XC Trail

Hogan Park xc trail

A CLASSIC BACKCOUNTRY SKI TOUR – I had to chose a ski and boot for a XC tour across Hogan Park. This 7 mile long winter trail takes you from Rabbit Ears Pass to the top of Steamboat ski area. I stood in front of the Ski Haus demo ski rack and realized why I […]

Why I Love Nordic Skiing

Nordic Racing

THE BEST DAYS ON XC SKIS – This has not been an easy Nordic skiing season for me. Some kind of conspiracy of events have kept me off my xc skis. I have yet to attain the type of cross country fitness that I usually just count on. I’ve had a few colds, timing with […]

Ski Haus Nordic Demo Day

Testing xc skis

TESTING NEXT YEAR’S XC SKIS – Once a year Ski Haus employees get to go to the SIA Nordic Demo Day. This year it was Copper Mountain down in Summit County, Colorado. The day is always long because you are trying to ski with as many skis, boots, and poles as you can in a […]

Ski Haus Avalanche Awareness Clinic 2014

Avalanche Safety Clinic

Ski Haus Avalanche Awareness Clinic 2014 – Avalanche safety has become a growing concern amongst the winter sports community as more and more people venture into the backcountry for skiing, riding, snowshoeing as well as snowmobiling.  Technology improvements in skis, skins, and especially binding have made the backcountry more accessible than ever.  Digital beacons and […]