Ski Boot Sizing Buyer's Guide

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Monday, December 23, 2019

Properly fitting ski boots are essential for any skier, regardless of your experience level. You must know how to choose the best ski boots possible — that's why Buckman's has compiled this ski boot buying and fitting guide for you to consult throughout the process. Determine Your Ski Boot Needs Based on Ability and Style Here is what to know before buying ski boots: - What kind ...

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Best Winter Jackets for the 2019-2020 Ski and Snowboard Season

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Monday, November 18, 2019

The 2019 and 2020 ski and snowboard season is upon us. Are you prepared? Wearing proper apparel is crucial for a safe and successful excursion. In addition to snow pants, thick socks and gloves or mittens, you need a proper winter jacket. Our guide explains what to look for in a snow jacket and suggests some of the best ski and snowboard jackets for men and women. What to Look for in a ...

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Categories: Ski and snowboard  |  Top Winter Brands

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What are the Different Types of Skiing?

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Tuesday, November 12, 2019

If you’re new to the world of skiing, one of the first things you may notice is the confusing number of terms people throw around. In particular, there may seem to be a ton of different names used for skiing. Perhaps you’ve imagined that all skiing is downhill skiing, but then someone mentions cross-country skiing. Is that different? And then things get even more confusing when you hear someone ...

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Where to Get Ski & Snowboard Rentals Near Me

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Renting your winter sports gear is a common choice for beginners to the sport — but renting isn’t just for beginners. More and more seasoned skiers and snowboarders see the benefits of renting over buying, and many ski and snowboard shops near you offer reliable rental options. Whether you're a beginner or a more experienced enthusiast, there's a lot to love about renting. Why Should You ...

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Safety Tips While Skiing

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Monday, November 4, 2019

Skiing is like any sport — there’s always a risk of injury. Skiing involves flying down the side of a mountain at top speed and even going over jumps, all with long rails strapped to your feet. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that sometimes things won’t go your way, and injuries will strike. It’s unfortunate, but it’s the nature of any sport. With the thrill and excitement of the experience comes ...

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Categories: Ski equipment  |  Snowboard Equipment  |  Ski and snowboard  |  Gear safety

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Where to Buy Ski and Snowboard Gear Near Me

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Tuesday, June 4, 2019

There’s nothing that quite compares to the fun of skiing and snowboarding, but the sport comes with the need for the proper equipment. If you don't have your own gear, you may have found yourself Googling "snow gear near me." After all, if you don’t have the correct helmet, bindings, boots, and goggles, you’re putting yourself at risk for injury. Even basic cold-weather gear such as coats, warm ...

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Guide to Waxing Your Skis and Snowboards

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Are you an avid skier or snowboarder? If so, you’re probably always looking for that next new piece of equipment, and anticipating your next opportunity to hit the slopes. But did you know the things you do between your skiing adventures are equally as essential to your success as the things you do up on the mountain? While it might not be quite as exciting as the act of flying down a snowy ...

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Base Layers Buying Guide

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Remember that time you hiked up the mountain during the peak of winter, and you were almost as frozen as the ground? Or how about the time you were skiing with your family and everyone needed more than a few hand warmers to defrost? At Buckman’s, we know nothing is worse than feeling numb while you’re trying to enjoy the outdoors in the snow and cold weather. When you need to stay cozy warm in ...

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How to Stay Warm While Skiing

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Friday, September 7, 2018

Skiing is a great winter activity. There are few things more invigorating then racing down a snowy slope in the middle of winter. It’s a fantastic challenge, and it helps you practice your coordination, determination and patience all at once. It gets you some fresh air and helps you exercise even during the cold winter months when so many other types of exercise might be cut off. Best of all, ...

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Ski Jacket Buying Guide

Posted by Buckman's Ski & Snowboard Shops on Wednesday, August 8, 2018

    Whether you've got a day trip to the slopes planned or intend to spend several days skiing or snowboarding, having the right ski jacket is critical. With the right ski jacket, you'll stay warm, but not too warm. You'll be kept dry and otherwise protected from the elements. The right ski jacket also depends on the type of skiing you do, as some styles are better suited to ...

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