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Things to do at Copper Mountain

What to Do at Copper Mountain if you Don’t Ski or Ride

So, your upcoming winter vacation is a ski / snowboard trip with family and/or friends to Copper Mountain, Colorado.  And you find yourself asking questions like “What if I don’t...

Colorado Ski Country USA 5th Grade Passport Program

Christy Sports and Colorado Ski Country USA Make it Good to Be A 5th (and 6th) Grader

Fifth grade is a funny year. In most places, fifth graders rule the school. They are the big kids, twice as tall as the Kindergarteners, with an edge on everyone...

ski rental demo program

Ski Demos- to Test or to Rent- That is the Question

Whether you are serious about purchasing ski and/or snowboard equipment, or simply wanting to test out the latest and greatest technology this winter, Christy Sports has you covered. Our ski/snowboard...

Powder Daze Week One Recap- Our Favorite Things About the Sale So Far

Our loyal customers countdown each year to Powder Daze and new Christy Sports customers delight in learning what all the buzz is about. This is because Powder Daze is their chance...

Christy Sports Kimball Junction- Our Newest Addition

Christy Sports is excited to be expanding and demonstrating all we have to offer to guests in new areas! That’s why we could hardly wait for our 3rd location in...

Easter Egg Hunts at Ski Resorts in Colorado and Utah

Easter Egg Hunt Guide for Rocky Mountains Ski Resorts

If you happen to be on a ski vacation over Easter or you’re worried the Easter Bunny is going to miss you in the Colorado and Utah mountains, fear not! ...

Stocking Stuffers for Skiers and Snowboarders

Stocking Stuffers for Skiers & Snowboarders

During the holiday season, we spend so much time thinking about the big ticket gifts that the little things get overlooked. It seems like every year I forget about stocking...

Best Ski Pass Deals in Colorado

The summer days are creeping closer to fall, meaning Labor Day will be here before we know it. Around this time, most Colorado skiers and riders start to daydream about...

Ski Resort Closing Day Events

Ski Resort Closing Day Events

If you’re like most ski and ride enthusiasts you dread the talk about “closing day”, but don’t fear, the fun isn’t over just yet.  It’s time to break out the...

Spring Break Ski Trip Essentials

Packing for a trip is difficult, but packing for a ski trip can be a daunting task. It can seem impossible to know what you will truly need to enjoy...

Burton Riglet

Burton Riglet: Teaching Kids To Snowboard, First.

Let’s set the record straight – Kids do not have to learn to ski before they can snowboard anymore. There seems to be this unwritten law that kids have to...

Thankful For Snowboarding Becuase

20 Reasons To Be Thankful For Snowboarding

Each Thanksgiving, my family and I gather around a table full of delicious home-cooked dishes as we all share what we are thankful for. I look at my dear elders...