Category Archives: Skiing

Alpine Adventures in Dubai – Yes, You Can Ski in the Desert!

When one thinks of world-class ski resorts, the image of small villages nestled on the slopes of great snow-capped mountains comes to mind. One would hardly expect to find a skier’s paradise in the Persian Gulf. However amidst the great … Click to read the full article

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La Grave – Most Extreme Ski Resort in the World?

Its name should give you an idea as to how extreme this place can be. Although La Grave is also said to be “The most beautiful village France” it is a lesser known but popular place for those in the … Click to read the full article

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Off the Beaten Track – Skiing Africa

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When I think of Africa, I think of soaring temperatures, deserts, and jungles, I would never have thought of grabbing my snow skis, board, and sled and heading to these locations, but rumor has it there are slopes in Africa … Click to read the full article

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Black Diamond Kilowatt Skis Review

For the avid skier, nothing beats a solid, quality pair of cross country skis. But with hundreds of different types of skis on the market, it is important to know what aspects to consider when evaluating the purchase of any … Click to read the full article

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Lucky Bums Kids Beginner Snow Skis and Poles Review

If you are into skiing and have had a baby, you will probably be eagerly awaiting the day until you can take your child skiing with you.  You may have started when they were just babies, with sleighs and other … Click to read the full article

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Smith Phenom Goggle Review

The Smith Phenom Goggle by Smith Optics looks fantastic – and at the price ($110.00), you’d expect nothing less. Smith Optics is a front runner when it comes to protective eyewear and these goggles don’t disappoint. Basing their company values … Click to read the full article

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Smith Optics Variant Brim Snow Helmets Review

Smith Optics are leaders in the protective wear market and they’re the ‘go to’ for many amateurs and professionals alike. Smith Optics Variant Brim Snow Helmets are no exception to the quality rule and unsurprisingly are award winners in their … Click to read the full article

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