Equipment

How to Get Fit for the Slopes This Summer

To truly enjoy skiing requires a certain level of fitness. After all, how much fun can you have if you’re exhausted after just a couple…

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3 Places Where You Can Still Go Skiing This Summer

Summer. It’s the season of sunshine, beaches, barbecues, and, if you’re a student, time off from school! However, not everyone is looking forward to the…

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Equipment

How to Become a Certified Skier

If you see yourself as someone who lives and breathes skiing, perhaps it’s time to take your passion to the next level. Becoming a certified…

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Destination Travel

Keep Winter Cool: What Resorts Are Doing to Protect the Slopes

Climate change is a growing concern, especially for those who enjoy the winter weather. As global temperatures rise, there’s a real threat that the trails…

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Destination

How to Dress for Skiing Success: What You Need to Know about Layering

When you’re on top of a snowy mountain, feeling toasty just doesn’t make sense. Equally so if you’re shivering while completely wrapped from head to…

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Taco Bell Is Opening Their First Ever “Slide-Thru”

It's all in celebration of the returning Cheetos Crunchwrap Sliders! by MEGAN SCHALTEGGER FEB 20, 2019   If you've ever craved a Crunchwrap while on the…

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3 Places Where You Can Still Go Skiing This Summer

Summer. It’s the season of sunshine, beaches, barbecues, and, if you’re a student, time off from school! However, not everyone is looking forward to the season. Skiers and snowboarders in particular really have it rough since they have to wait for months before they can…

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Destination Travel

Keep Winter Cool: What Resorts Are Doing to Protect the Slopes

Climate change is a growing concern, especially for those who enjoy the winter weather. As global temperatures rise, there’s a real threat that the trails you’ve come to love won’t be around for the next generation. There’s a lot of work ahead if we don’t…

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Destination

How to Dress for Skiing Success: What You Need to Know about Layering

When you’re on top of a snowy mountain, feeling toasty just doesn’t make sense. Equally so if you’re shivering while completely wrapped from head to toe. If this has ever happened, you may have a layering problem.   Keep your body temperature at bay so…

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Destination

Taco Bell Is Opening Their First Ever “Slide-Thru”

It's all in celebration of the returning Cheetos Crunchwrap Sliders! by MEGAN SCHALTEGGER FEB 20, 2019   If you've ever craved a Crunchwrap while on the slopes, now is your time. Taco Bell is opening “the world’s first slide-thru take-out window," so you'll soon be able…

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Am I local?

When do you get to call yourself a local in a ski town? I was born and bred in Stowe, Vermont, then spent 17 years in Vail. I’m still not sure if I qualify. That term has a lot of weight. Signs that you are…

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Krushin’ it in Killington

The BEAST of the East. Welcome to one of greatest Ski Resorts on the East Coast. Here is what you need to know to make the most of your time in and around Killington Resort. There are a lot of activities on and off hill…

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Whistler, British Columbia

Unfortunately, Whistler isn't part of the USA but at Kit Lender we think the skiing is so rad we will even ship your gear to this awesome Canadian destination. But please rent The KIT so you don't represent the stars and stripes in gaper fashion.

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Equipment

How to Get Fit for the Slopes This Summer

To truly enjoy skiing requires a certain level of fitness. After all, how much fun can you have if you’re exhausted after just a couple of trips down the slopes?  Get fit this summer with these simple but effective exercises. Squats and Lunges Keep Your…

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Equipment

How to Become a Certified Skier

If you see yourself as someone who lives and breathes skiing, perhaps it’s time to take your passion to the next level. Becoming a certified ski instructor is one of the best ways to pass on your experience on the slopes. Why You Should Get…

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3 Do’s (and Don’ts) Of Skiing in Style

Whether you’re an avid skier or it’s your first time sliding down the slopes, you need to have the right gear. Sure, style matters but there’s more to skiing than just good looks. You also have to make sure you don’t freeze! Stay fashionable and…

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Destination Travel

Keep Winter Cool: What Resorts Are Doing to Protect the Slopes

Climate change is a growing concern, especially for those who enjoy the winter weather. As global temperatures rise, there’s a real threat that the trails you’ve come to love won’t be around for the next generation. There’s a lot of work ahead if we don’t…

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Travel

Find The Best Ski Deals and Ski Vacation Packages

We make it easy for you to get the right gear to the right place at the right price, but you still need to plan and book your trip. Our friends at SnowPak.com can help you plan and save on your vacation. Check them out…

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3 Best Times to Go On a Ski Trip

Skiing is a ton of fun – there’s just nothing like sliding down the side of a snow-covered mountain! But when you’re sharing said mountain with thousands of other people? Not so much. If you want to beat the lines and have the slopes to…

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Ski Slang

A Guide To At Least Sound Like a Ripper Attention all flatlanders and weekend warriors: ski season is just around the bend, so gear up, catch a lift, and get ready to shred some gnar. Thanks to Kit Lender, you've already got the goods to…

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