Archive for the ‘Ski Gear News’ Category

At VBSR, our demo ski rental fleet and rental ski and snowboard fleet showcase a variety of skis, each with different ski flex and performance applications. Such variety helps us customize a demo rental package to fit your needs and skill level. Do you like to fly down Vail’s frontside groomers? Or explore powder stashes in […]

It’s prime time for Vail skiing, and the VBSR demo ski rental fleet gives you another good reason to ski Vail. Exploring new skis and exploring new terrain come hand in hand, so join us at VBSR for an adventure. Our friendly ski techs are ready to outfit you with the latest demo ski rental […]

It’s not too early to get ski tuning tips from VBSR, especially since Vail is already open for the 2018-2019 ski season. That’s right: Vail opened earlier than planned on Wednesday, November 14, 2018—with more than 500 acres of skiable terrain. Thanks to generous early-season snow, skiing and snowboarding conditions are good for this time […]

Happy feet make happy skiers, and “How should ski boots fit?” is a common question that Vail guests ask us here at Vista Bahn Ski Rentals (VBSR). Snowboard boots and rental ski boots come with our snowboard and ski rental packages. Ski poles also come along with rental packages for skiers. But it’s good to […]

The spring season is a time to be mindful of snowboard and ski tuning since Vail weather conditions can change rapidly on the slopes. One day, you might be skiing powder in Vail’s famed back bowls or ripping down your favorite frontside groomers. But then on the next, you might be dodging rocks. At Vista […]

When picking up Vail ski rentals or buying new skis, it’s helpful to understand different ski types and styles. With many advances in modern ski technology, several ski options exist. Some skis are best suited for ripping down groomed terrain. Others lend themselves to maneuverability in Vail’s famed back bowls. Still others ski best in light […]

We make Vail ski tuning simple here at Vista Bahn Ski Rentals (VBSR), just steps away from Gondola One in Vail Village. With such a convenient location, it’s easy to stop by for tuning or for ski and snowboard repair services at any time of the day. Plus, we offer ski storage, which makes it […]

If you have commitment anxiety when it comes to buying new skis, take a day to demo ski rentals with Vista Bahn Ski Rentals (VBSR). When demoing skis, you get to try before you buy—and you’ll likely also learn a lot about your skiing preferences in the process. The demo ski rentals we have here […]

When you’re gathering ski clothing for a trip to Vail, plan ahead so that you’ve got what you need from head to toe. Find ski clothing tips here in addition to a checklist that helps make packing for Vail skiing a cinch. Vail Ski Clothing Overview and Checklist Two major factors to consider when choosing […]

With winter weather on the horizon, fall is the time to do some ski gear prep for the Vail skiing season. Time invested in pre-season organization will pay off when the snow falls. Plus, assurance of your equipment’s functionality will give you the boost you need for all-mountain confidence, all winter long. Begin with a […]