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Caleb's Colorado Trip

by Caleb Bradbury | Jan 4, 2023

After spending an early Christmas break with family in Nebraska, Taylor and I set our route to the Central City KOA Campground. We arrived Wednesday the 21st, unhitched from the camper, leveled, and chocked it. We woke up the next morning to 8 inches of fresh snow at our site. ...

Everything You Need to Get Started Behind the Boat

by Jim O'Leary | May 19, 2021

Winter can’t last forever, so here at Peter Glenn Ski & Sports we fill our time waiting for the mountains to return by spending time on the water. Kayaking, diving, or just swimming we do it all. But our favorites might be waterskiing and wakeboarding, because they give us the ...

Tech Talk: Union Rover Approach Ski Package

by Jim O'Leary | Apr 7, 2021

"New" is a big part of what makes snowboarding work. It started out as a new way to go downhill, and as it's grown people have continued to seek new tricks, new terrain, and new gear to help them ride better. And the Union Rover Approach Ski Package is another ...

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Spring Ski Gear Basics

by Suzie Dundas | Feb 26, 2021

All right – you’re finally planning a ski trip! But wait – it’s in April. You may not want to wear that bulky down jacket. But what should you wear? Knowing how to dress and modifications to make to use during spring skiing and riding can be tricky. In some ways, ...

Six Tips for Beginner Snowshoers

by Suzie Dundas | Jan 14, 2021

Not sure if you'll make it to the slopes this season? No problem – why not just give snowshoeing a try? Sure, snowshoeing may not have the "cool" reputation skiing does (though that's changing quickly), but it can be a great way to get out in nature without being surrounded ...

Buyers Guide: Choosing the Perfect Baselayer

by Suzie Dundas | Dec 22, 2020

Sure, base layers may not have the cool factor of a new ski jacket or set of powder skis, but you could make the argument that they're just as crucial to making sure you have a great day on the hill. Why? Because base layers are the first layer of defense ...

Peter Glenn Ski Show Goes Virtual

by Jose Triana | Oct 6, 2020

For the past 32 years, the Peter Glenn Ski & Sports Ski Show has been a staple. A great opportunity for families to get outfitted for their next ski trip, gear heads to look at the latest tech, and for those looking to speak one on one with vendors and ...

Tips for Finding Your Next Pair of Hiking Boots

by Jim O'Leary | Aug 5, 2020

We love the outdoors, waterskiing, and of course snowboarding and skiing here at Peter Glenn. But we also love hiking! Simply getting out into nature and enjoying a walk is a great way to spend an afternoon or a few weeks if you're backpacking. And best of all, the only ...

Tech Talk: Pack Fitting 101

by Jim O'Leary | Jul 30, 2020

New backpack! It’s exciting, thinking about all the adventures you’ll go on together. And a good pack can make those adventures better, helping you bring along whatever you need to make your time in the outdoors more enjoyable. But before you go on those adventures, you need to put the pack ...