Let’s start with Kulkea (cool-kee-ah). I currently carry the Kulkea SP Pro boot bag (review here) and many friends carry Kulkea bags of some sort, so I have been around the brand a good bit.
Most of my trips are via air travel so my luggage takes a beating. I’ve had multiple other ski cases...
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Vail Galaxy of Resorts: Part 1 of 3
December 30, 2019
By Jim Kenney
PugSki Travel Correspondent
[Author's note: this is an update of a three-part article originally written for PugSki.com two years ago. In addition to updating, it has been repositioned for easy...
I’m looking to go to Killington for a few midweek days in January. I’m in NYC and carless so Amtrak from NYC to Rutland then bus/car service seems to make financial and practical sense.
Just 3 ski days so I’ll pack light and bring my single ski bag but I wonder where it would go on the train...
I don't fly enough to visualize -- would a pair of ski boots, unbagged, fit under an airline seat?
I'm thinking not, but I must have dropped too much acid back in the hippy days, because I can't recall for the life of me. I snapped up a too-cheap-to-ignore, non-stop ticket from Philadelphia to...
Inspired by @va_deb ’s thread
Who else over packs for a destination ski trip?
GEEZ, we way over did it on our trip to Utah
But... @Mrs. 53 failed to realize we had a washer and drying in our accommodation.
I could have packed 1/3-1/2 less.
We discussed it yesterday, we might be able to...
*Comments welcome from anyone, not only folks who travel for skiing. Bonus Qs:
If you used to prefer one type but have switched to a different type, what made you switch?
Do you prefer a different carrier if you are traveling by air with more than one set of skis?
Seems like lodging has had a pretty steep increase in pricing this year? What are you seeing - admittedly have waited to book so have missed some of the discount windows - ie. "4th night free" or whatever - but Lord, the standard rates look up about 20%. The Dow to blame?
soSo tis the season.... the ski show. Some are great and some are just not. Did you go, where and what was your impression.
Me - Ottawa ski show. $8 to park the car, no other fees. So fill up the car! Venue...great place except there was also the Women's Show and a Wedding Show on in the...
What were/are they and how have they changed over time?
For me, I was always going to ski Outer Limits some day. I did it this past season (2016-2017), both groomed and ungroomed. Now I'm not sure what's up next.