Posted by Michael Stearns on Jun 26th 2017

  Gear West Alpine has been on snow for most of June! Dana Henry, Gear West’s Alpine Service Manager, just returned from Mammoth Mountain, CA where he spent several weeks with F … read more

8 Things people don't tell you when you start Nordic Skiing

Posted by Corey Towle on Jun 5th 2017

  As the resident newbie to Nordic skiing here at Gear West (I learned to ski in the winter of 2013) I was tasked with coming up with 8 things people don’t tell you when you sta … read more

Why I Love Roller Skiing

Posted by Speedy on Jun 5th 2017

Specificity – Roller skiing is the closest exercise to snow skiing that there is. If you want to improve your skiing, doing at least some roller skiing must be included in your summer and fall trainin … read more

Tips for Stand Up Paddle Boards

Posted by Dana Henry on May 29th 2017

Tips for Stand Up Paddle Board SUPing offers a fun and relaxing activity that anyone can do. It is also one of the best workouts out there. Simply standing on a board will activa … read more

Weekend Trail Running Getaway

Posted by Kari Gibbons on May 23rd 2017

  One of the things I love about Minnesota summers is the weekend getaway, or as some people call them: runcations.  I love getting my miles in on the local trails but when the weeken … read more