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The #ForeverWinter Playlist & Bluetooth Speaker Giveaway Winner

Posted by Lyssa Scott on Tuesday, May 30, 2017

We asked you what songs remind you of skiing and snowboarding season, no matter what time of year it is, and you answered! You helped us build a playlist and we told you that one of you would win a free Logitech Bluetooth Speaker! Without further adieu, here is the Forever Winter Playlist for all of you snow addicts out there! We received many submissions, so we condensed it to 14 songs, but... Read Article »

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Ideas For Repurposing Old Skis and Snowboards: Trash to Treasure

Posted by Lyssa Scott on Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Do you have old gear laying around your house? Or, have you ever seen retro skis or snowboards at flea markets or yard sales and thought to yourself, what could I do with that? Look no further! As a company that places a strong emphasis on going green, recycling, and up-cycling, we have compiled a collection of ideas for repurposing old skis, snowboards, and sleds. We hope they will inspire you... Read Article »

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Categories: Sustainability  |  Ski and snowboard

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Wick's Skip Shop in Chester County to become new Buckman’s Ski Shop

Posted by Matt Gahman on Monday, May 8, 2017

POTTSTOWN, PA – Jeff, Nancy and Brad Buckman are excited to announce that Buckman’s will open their seventh ski shop in the Fall of 2017. Before today this location was occupied by Wick’s Ski and Sport Shop, located at 403 Pottstown Pike in Exton, PA.Mark and Nancy Beard, owners of Wick’s, have decided to retire to pursue their love of the outdoors. This decision led them... Read Article »

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Categories: Ski and snowboard  |  Buckman's Family

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What do I need to know when taking my kids skiing?

Posted by Buckman's Ski and Snowboard Shop on Friday, March 4, 2016

Wondering if the time is now to get those little one’s out and on the slopes? Skiing as a family can be a very enjoyable time and can
create lifelong memories. Making sure that your little ones are properly prepared will make all the difference between a great day or a miserable day on the slopes.
Keep them warm and dry All parents know that a cold kid is... Read Article »

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Top 5 Accessories To Take On The Slopes

Posted by Buckman's Ski and Snowboard Shop on Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Before you hit the slopes this ski season, you’ll want to ensure you’ve got all the necessities. You think you’ve grabbed it all, but it only takes one run down the mountain to make you realize that a truly pleasant hillside experience is all in the little things. Period.

We’ve got the 5 essentials you’ll need for the slopes this season, from headgear... Read Article »

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Head to the Slopes – The Importance of Layering

Posted by Buckman's Ski and Snowboard Shop on Monday, January 11, 2016

It happens every year – incredible powder conditions followed closely by frigid or wet conditions. Cold kiddos are the quickest way to ruin your family’s well-deserved ski adventure and preparation is key to staying comfortable! This season, don’t let cold toes and frozen fingers hold you and your loved ones back from a memorable day of fun on the slopes.

The... Read Article »

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Categories: Ski equipment  |  Snowboard Equipment  |  Ski and snowboard  |  How to series

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Which Snowboard is Right for Me?

Posted by Buckman's Ski and Snowboard Shop on Tuesday, January 5, 2016

The “perfect” snowboard fits you just right, which makes the task of finding one easily seem daunting. It’s a decision dependent on a number of factors, from height & weight to terrain, and style preferences. Fear not, finding the right fit can be as simple as studying your personal style (and reading on).

Choosing Based On Size

How do you know if the... Read Article »

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The Perfect Stocking Stuffers for the Skier or Snowboarder on your Christmas List

Posted by Buckman's Ski and Snowboard Shop on Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Can you believe that Christmas is right around the corner? Do you have all your presents bought and now just wondering what to fill those stockings with? Skip the candy this year and go for something that will really put a smile on their face. We have complied a list of a few great things that any skier or snowboarder would just love.

1. Swix F4 Wax- The perfect little present to... Read Article »

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Top 5 holiday gifts for women under $100

Posted by Buckman's Ski and Snowboard Shop on Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Searching around for that ideal present for that special lady in your life? Trying to wow and impress her but not wanting to break the bank doing so? Don’t worry- at Buckmans.com, we have you covered. No matter what your budget is this year, we have the perfect present for the skier or snowboarder in your life. Take a peek at some of the top holiday gifts all priced below... Read Article »

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Top 5 Holiday Gifts for Men under $100

Posted by Buckman's Ski and Snowboard Shop on Thursday, December 3, 2015

The holiday season is upon and we know that sometimes finding that present that will just wow the man in your life can be
challenging. So if you are searching for that perfect present that won’t break the bank- we have some great suggestions for you. 1. Picture Organic Clothing Behind Mitten- Is it time that he finally replaced his old ski or snowboard mittens? These... Read Article »

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