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Gear Review & Tech Talk

What’s new in ski equipment and apparel technology? Granite Chief will keep you informed with the ski industry’s latest innovations and how to use them to make you a better consumer and a ripping skier.

  1. Custom Molded Hiking Boots | Inspired from Ski Boot Design

    Custom Molded Hiking Boots | Inspired from Ski Boot Design

    Custom Molded Hiking Boots | Inspired from Ski Boot Design
    [caption id="attachment_10512" align="alignnone" width="540"] Custom Molded Hiking Boots for Men and Women[/caption] [caption id="attachment_10516" align="alignleft" width="1024"] A low profile Tecnica Plasma Hiking Boot specifically designed for the women hiker[/caption]     Custom Molded Hiking Boots Inspired From Ski Boot Design Tecnica, a leader in ski boot design and technology, last year introduced a custom molded...
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  2. Introducing Rossignol's E-Track 27+ and E-Track Trail Bikes | electric mountain bikes from the people who know FAST!

    Introducing Rossignol's E-Track 27+ and E-Track Trail Bikes | electric mountain bikes from the people who know FAST!

    You've to check our new electric mountain bikes! Rossignol's new eMtn Bikes, stop by the shop and take them for a spin around our parking lot. Better yet, demo them for a full day Tahoe trail ride, or maybe a leisurely jaunt on the Legacy Trail. We're building them up now. Special demo discounts for Ski Service Card Members E-Track Trail For...
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  3. 6th Annual SHREDDIT SHOWDOWN Winners 2019

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  4. Wax is dead - Introducing the Phantom Permanent Waxless Glide

    Wax is dead - Introducing the Phantom Permanent Waxless Glide

    There is no easy way to say this…Wax is dead. Well, kind of. Every season you head into your local ski shop looking to speed things up a bit on the mountain with a fresh layer of wax. Or, maybe you spend a few evenings during the winter months with your tried and true iron-on method. Well, the ski industry...
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  5. Whatcha Pack’n?  Are you loaded up with the right ammo when headed into the backcountry?

    Whatcha Pack’n? Are you loaded up with the right ammo when headed into the backcountry?

    Author: John Clausen - Granite Chief crew - Arva Snow Safety representative No, we’re not talking about caliber, we’re talking about snow safety gear, and more. This is the stuff ya need to have for a “mission complete” outing, to save your you know what if things go south. Whether you are passing through the boundary gates at Alpine...
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  6. DIY Waxing - What You Need

    DIY Waxing - What You Need

    DIY Waxing – What Ya Need By: John Clausen, Granite Chief staff and past Holmenkol wax tech rep. For many skiers and snowboarders, taking care of “boards” at home, or in the locker room, is a worthy endeavor. Waxing improves ski glide, and eases turn initiation. So, whether you are looking to get across flat sections...
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  7. Sierra Summers: Seven Tips For Snowboarding 12 Months a Year

    Sierra Summers: Seven Tips For Snowboarding 12 Months a Year

    Top Seven tips for Summer skiing: How to Keep the streak alive. Ben Birke tells all how to keep skiing all year round even with tiny bits of mountain top snow.
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  8. Prana Seamless Summer Style

    Prana Seamless Summer Style

        Your yoga practice is not about matching your mat to your water bottle, this ancient practice is meant for you to develop your best inner-self. Luckily, while you’ve been busy focusing on you, Prana has been busy taking care of the all the other ‘outer’ details. Specifically, this summer’s most diverse piece of clothing...
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  9. 7 Things You Need To Know About Summer Ski Camp

    7 Things You Need To Know About Summer Ski Camp

    7 things you need to know before heading out to summer ski and snowboard camp.
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  10. The Five Perfect Trail Running Side-kicks

    The Five Perfect Trail Running Side-kicks

    The foundation of any great running kit starts with your shoes. Much like the foundation of a house, shoes are the most important part of your kit. That's why I recommend the Salomon S-Lab Ultra. This shoe is unparalleled in traction and hits that sweet spot with just the right amount of cushion. Step two: the perfect socks. This...
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