Christy Sports The Ridge Report
A Blog About Everything Skiing & Snowboarding in Colorado & Utah
Night skiing in Keystone.

We’ve all enjoyed an epic powder day on the slopes skiing or riding while wishing the day would never end. The ski lifts closing is the biggest bummer of the day. Never fear, Keystone Night Skiing is here to save (and extend) the day! Keystone having the longest ski days with the most lighted trails […]

Ski Resort Opening Dates 2019

With Autumn already in full swing, the crisp, cooler mornings and shorter days remind us Winter is right around the corner. And, according to the 2019 Farmers Almanac, this winter is predicted to be a teeth-chattering cold one with plenty of snow. That’s great news for skiers and snowboarders!! So, if you’ve been waiting to trade […]

Then 10 Best Mountain Bike Trails in Colorado to See the Aspens.

Don’t put that bike away just yet!! Quaking aspens combined with pleasant Colorado temperatures and mountainous landscapes soaked in fiery reds, oranges, and yellows offer one more reason to keep your bike tuned up this fall. Aspen trees have a unique interconnected root system, causing each cluster to turn the same brilliant hue and in […]

Tips for Biking in the Rain

Inclement weather, especially rain, can be rough both on you and your bike. Moisture can corrode components, causing them to rust or seize. Here in Colorado, because of our diverse elevation and climate, the weather can be unpredictable and change on a dime. With some simple preparation, a little knowledge, and all the right gear, […]

So, you’ve spent all season riding in your ski or snowboard boots. Chances are pretty good they are grimy and nasty – buckles and/or laces sticking, shells are dirty and oily feeling. Just as with your skis and snowboards, this no way to store your gear, especially if you want it to last. Properly cleaning […]

The time has come to trade in your goggles for sunglasses and skis/snowboards for mountain bikes, hiking boots, or wake boards. As you transition to warm weather sports, dropping your still-wet skis or snowboard on the floor of your garage, basement, or shed to dry out for the summer seems like the easiest thing to […]

Old Town Historic Park City Considered Park City’s “Main Attraction,” Old Town Historic Park City is the hub for all things fun, wild, and exciting in Park City, Utah.  Situated between two world-class ski resorts, Old Town is the center of it all when it comes to dining, shopping, and arts and entertainment. Nestled in […]

Things to do in Frisco

Not the skier or snowboarder on the family winter vacation?  No problem . . . Consider the historic mountain town of Frisco, Colorado.  Famously called Main Street of the Rockies, Frisco is a great place for a family holiday.  The first stop for many visitors here is the Frisco Adventure Park and Nordic Center.  Here, […]