Best of the Boat

Best of the Boat awards

Survey Says…! This month Explore Steamboat is conducting their annual survey for Best of the Boat and Ski Haus is honored to have been nominated for this coveted award in a number of categories! Voting will take place now through August 20, 2014. The key to this success has been and always will be our […]

OTZ Shoes

OTZ footweaer

What’s Old is New – OTZ shoes are based on some pretty old technology – 3,000 year old technology, in fact. We have a saying in the outdoor business, “What’s old is new and what’s new is old.” OTZ shoes has just taken this concept to an extreme. The OTZ shoe design is based on […]

Scarpa Epic

Epic hiking shoes by Scarpa

Great Shoes Great Price –  The Scarpa Epic can be a comfortable walk around town shoe. It can be a great shoe for a leisurely or fast paced day hike. It is supportive enough to keep you comfortable on the trail carrying a pretty good sized pack. Hike it on an overnight or for a […]

Scarpa Force X Climbing Shoe

Scarpa rock shoes

PERFORMANCE AND COMFORT – New to Ski Haus this Spring is the Scarpa Force X climbing shoe! This shoe is built for the serious climber that needs performance but also prefers a high degree of comfort (opposed to the typical foot binding so many climbers opt for). This shoe supports a suede upper that will […]

Ahnu Montara Hiking Boots

Waterproof hiking boots

MONTARA SPRINGTIME COMFORT – When you think of hiking boots the Ahnu Montara Hiking Boots may not come to mind first – but they should. These boots are a little deceiving, they pack a nice performance punch in a very nice lightweight package. As we transition from melting snowpack to open but wet hiking trails. […]

Salomon Hiking Boots

Quest and Comet Hiking boots from Salomon

Salomon Quest and Salomon Comet Hiking Boots – Through the month of August and early September, Steamboat Springs has finally had our share of afternoon thunderstorms. The monsoon this year, where tropical moisture gets pumped up clockwise from Mexico through New Mexico and Arizona, falls as rain when it pushes up against the Continental Divide […]

Specialized Rime Mountain Bike Shoes

Shoes for mountain biking

SPECIALIZED RIME – A STAFF FAVORITE – The Rime mountain bike shoe from Specialized was a brand new design for last season that grabbed our attention by offering a unique blend of XC performance with all-mountain/freeride features. Now in its second season, the Rime has earned its place as one of our favorite products here […]

Oboz Sawtooth

Oboz Sawtooth

STAY OUTSIDE LONGER – Shoes get used hard around here. The thing is we are just wearing our shoes like everyone else but when our days are filled with climbing big mountains, backpacking, camping, trail running, chores around the ranch, and running errands in town (our least favorite), then our shoes can’t be falling apart […]

GoLite Footwear for Men & Women

Limelite, xt80 Hiker, Dartlite

NEW TO SKI HAUS! GOLITE FOOTWEAR – The last thing Ski Haus wants on our retail shelves is a “me-too” company. This type of company identifies a growth segment in the outdoor industry and jumps in with a “me-too” product. The problem is these companies don’t bring anything new or innovative to the market – […]

Patagonia Drifter AC

Patagonia Drifter

A GREAT ALL-AROUND SHOE – We ask a lot of our footwear – especially  in the mountains. Often a single pair of shoes needs to do a variety of tasks for us. A mountain day might include a bit of weeding in the garden, a day hike up a local trail, some mad scrambling up […]