Downhill Skis Ultimate Buyer’s Guide and Reviews

We are pleased to introduce the 2016 SkiGenie Supernatural Awards buyer’s guide and reviews for downhill skis.  As Fall slips away and the first snow starts to blanket the high peaks of ski resorts across the U.S., we have been busy crunching technical specs, collecting ski reviews and researching the best ski equipment available for the upcoming […]

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NOV 12

Best Women’s Ski Jackets 2017

Picking out what to wear is a daily struggle for women and that’s why we are here to help. This list of women’s ski jackets will assist in putting that perfect parka in your closet. From sturdy and strong GoreTex shells for big mountain and backcountry, puffy down with waterproofness, to style and warmth on […]

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NOV 23

Best Men’s Ski Jackets 2017 Reviews

From cold, wind and snow to sunny sweaty days, choosing ski jackets is all about managing and adapting to the ever-changing conditions on the mountain. For each activity comes a jacket for that specific use. Yet the all-in-one jackets can stand on their own. Mainly, you must stay warm enough and dry in order to […]

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OCT 11

Women’s Ski Pants Top Picks for 2016

Of all the women’s ski pants on the market, there are a number of options that create a comfortable fit while allowing for all the functionality you need to enjoy a great day on the hill.  Important attributes to consider when researching ski pants include slim or looser fit, waterproofness vs. insulated, technical vs. stylish, […]

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JAN 26

Best Mens Ski Pants 2015-2016

When choosing a pair of mens ski pants its important to recognize what you’ll be using them for most of the time. Are you an alpine touring enthusiast, an in-bounds resort ripper, a skier on a budget looking for a pair that will stand the test of time, or perhaps all of the above? Do […]

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DEC 31

Ski Deals for Black Friday & Cyber Monday

If you forgot to suit up with some new ski gear post-Thanksgiving don’t fret, SkiGenie has got your back. Take advantage of Cyber Monday sales with some HUGE sales from these top online retailers. Click on the banner promos for additional offers and discounts. Happy hunting and hope to see you out there dropping some HUGE lines this winter.

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NOV 21

Women’s Top Ski Jackets for 2016

A new ski jacket must meet some high demands. It’s outer shell must keep you dry and the inner workings must keep you warm.  But skiing is a strenuous sport and working up a sweat in frigid conditions can be dangerous, so these jackets simultaneously offer high quality ventilation.  It should be easy to zip in […]

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NOV 20

Best Ski Jackets for Men 2015-2016

The top ski jackets and parkas for Men for the 2015-2016 cover all the bases with durable, technical materials that keep you warm, dry, mobile, and above all, looking good. We’ve compiled a list of our favorites for this season from some of the top respected brands in the industry. Depending on where you ski the […]

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OCT 28

Most Popular Ski Goggles

It’s difficult to ski if you can’t see… Having a trusty pair of high quality ski goggles with the right lens tint, that fit comfortably on your face and helmet, and don’t fog makes your day on the slopes that much more enjoyable and safe. Here is a list of top men’s, women’s and unisex […]

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FEB 3

2015 Backcountry Ski Gear Trends

Backcountry and “sidecountry” skiing wins in 2015 with an array of new gear that is lighter, more comfortable, and user friendly. Being properly prepared with the right backcountry ski gear for fun and safety is critical. Although considering your activity “sidecountry” may seem a little safer due to its close proximity to ski area boundaries, light, bombproof equipment such as avalanche beacons, trekking poles, bindings and boots will be to your advantage for a safe and enjoyable time out of bounds.

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JAN 5

Top Picks for Women’s Ski Gloves 2015

Finding the right women’s ski gloves can be an arduous task when considering all the demands you put on them. Skiing all day in the cold may be one factor, but what if it rains or snows? How about taking you from the lodge to the parking lot? What about when temperatures rise and you […]

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DEC 15

Top Ski Gloves Reviews Men 2014-2015

Joy is staying warm and comfortable during a long, cold and crystalline day of skiing. And good ski gloves will keep you at that summit of pleasure. Our extremities tend to get the coldest, so having the right pair of gloves or mittens keeps you out on the slopes longer and in all weather.  When […]

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NOV 21

Women’s Ski Helmet Reviews 2015

Wearing a helmet for protection is a necessity when using today’s ski equipment and traveling at high speeds.  The new highly engineered equipment is made with lightweight, strong materials and more sidecut to help initiate and carve smoother and faster turns.  But the resulting speed in the turns increases torque on the upper body and […]

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NOV 11

Men’s Ski Helmets for Safety and Cool Factor 2015

Wearing a helmet while skiing is an absolute necessity. Gone are the days of rocking a flimsy beanie while sending lines or ripping groomers. Our desire to ski steeper and deeper terrain and charge down slopes packed full of skiers and riders results in our need to wear a protective helmet for our noggins. In […]

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NOV 5

Top 5 Men’s Frontside Carving Ski Reviews

If you have the need for speed and want to impress under the lift and on the steep groomers, check out our men’s carving ski recommendations. We’ve analyzed the universe of skis this season with a customer centric review process and present you with the best of carving ski options. Find the perfect pair to ride with help from the SkiGenie.

NOV 5

Women’s Top Freeride and Off-Piste Skis

After months of dryland preparation you’ll be thankful for your strong legs out on the slopes this season.  But if you crave traversing the sidecountry and treking to the back bowls as much as you do carving up the groomers, you may want to consider a pair of freeride and off-piste skis for your next […]

NOV 5

Best New Twin Tip Ski Reviews

Our consumer focused best twin tip ski reviews for the park skiing enthusiast. Don’t hit the table tops, rails or natural features this season with out a pair of these. See our freestyle ski recommendations and find your perfect pair of twin tip skis.

OCT 31

Best Freeride Ski Reviews for Men

The hand selected men’s top freeride ski equipment recommended for resort and sidecountry skiing this season. When choosing a pair of all purpose boards our ski package setups have you covered. See the buyer’s guide reviews and use recommendations and let our expertise help find you the perfect pair. Get your magic for the mountains.

OCT 30

Women’s Best All Mountain Downhill Ski Reviews

Are you looking for the perfect pair of skis to carve the groomers but sneak off into the softer snow when granted the opportunity? Let our expertise help find you the perfect all mountain downhill ski to use on corduroy, ice, tree lines, bumps and occasional powder. Our third party consumer focused recommendations help find your magic for the mountain.

OCT 28

Top Powder Skis Buyer’s Guide for Female Skiers

A selection of the best of 2015 SkiGenie Supernatural Awards for the Female Powder skis category. When choosing a pair of wide boards for those fantasy land day’s, we’ve got you covered. See our hand selected buyer’s guide reviews and recommendations and let our expertise help you find the perfect pair for your next adventure.

OCT 28

10 Best Powder Ski Reviews for Men

A selection of the 10 top powder ski and backcountry ski equipment recommended for big mountain skiing this season. When choosing a pair of wide boards for those fantasy land day’s, we’ve got you covered. See our hand selected buyer’s guide reviews and recommendations and let our expertise help you find the perfect pair for your next adventure.

OCT 25

Top Ski Jacket for Men 2014-2015

Check out our latest 2016 Edition here. From technical to stylish, down insulated to synthetic, waterproofed or warm, the top ski jacket for Men in 2014-2015 will always keep you cozy and dry.  We’ve compiled a list of our favorites for this season from some of the top brands in the industry.  If you are […]

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OCT 24

Top 10 Best All Mountain Skis for Men

Our consumer focused men’s best all mountain skis reviews and ski equipment recommendations for this season. When choosing a pair of all purpose boards we have you covered. Let our expertise help find you the perfect pair to use on corduroy, ice, tree lines, bumps and occasional powder. Find your perfect pair of all mountain skis.

OCT 23

Top Frontside Carving Ski Reviews for Women

If you have the need for speed and want perform under pressure and on the steep groomers, check out our women’s carving ski recommendations. We’ve analyzed the universe of skis this season with a customer centric review process and present you with the best of carving ski options. Check out our 2015 Supernatural Awards ski reviews and find the perfect pair to ride with help from the SkiGenie.

OCT 23

Best Women’s Ski Jacket of 2014-2015

A new ski jacket must fulfill and avalanche of expectations. It’s outer shell must keep you dry and warm, while paradoxically offering ventilation when you’re working hard. It should be easy to zip in and out of yet sport a high collar to cover your face from the blistering wind. But let’s be honest—bottom line—it needs to look good…

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OCT 15

Best Mens Ski Pants Reviews 2014-2015

The new mens ski pants have everything you’re looking for, from loose, stylish fits, waterproof insulation, to unexpected colors and major venting. When choosing the right ski pants consider durability, weatherproofing and pocket space and type. For example, a pair of suspender or bib pants as opposed to a waist pant may keep your core warmer and drier.

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OCT 9

Best Womens Ski Pants Reviews 2014-2015

There are many features to women’s ski pants that create a comfortable fit while allowing for all the functionality you need, ie; waterproof, durability, venting, style, etc. Certain brands are sized to fit specific body types, so reading reviews can inform you personally as to how things fit. A higher price tag is not unusual for high quality gear that uses the new fabric technologies to keep you warm and dry while enduring the elements. Quality is important and well manufactured pants tend to last many seasons. The womens ski pants reviews below are only a sample of the great options out there for the coming ski season.

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OCT 2

2015 Trends in Women’s Skis

Every year trends in the ski industry seem to point in the same direction, toward women. Women are undoubtedly a focus for many ski and outdoor gear companies as they make up nearly half of the participants. Brands like Head, Rossignol, Atomic and K2 have all released lines of women’s skis with engineering changes that lighten the ski but do not compromise ski stability. The heavier metal that sandwiched the wood core in the ski construction of yesteryear has been replaced with lighter synthetic materials and new concepts.

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SEP 17

Discount Ski Lift Tickets Summer Deals

Resorts have shifted their sales model to benefit those who plan ahead while penalizing less price sensitive skiers that show up to the ticket window to purchase same day ski lift tickets. This model has worked and over the summer the ski pass deals continue to flow to those fortunate to know about them while others are busy water skiing and beaching. If you buy discount ski lift tickets during the offseason you can save big and save some of your favorite resorts this winter on the cheap. Don’t get left out of the 2014/2015 ski season!

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JUN 27

Huge Summer Ski Sale Top Men’s Picks

Summer is in full swing and the beach is calling, but Summer also means skis are on-sale…in a big way. We’ve hand selected some of the top deals as Skis.com clears out its 2014 inventory. Take advantage and find your pair for next season today.

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JUN 9

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