X-C Ski injuries and ski bindings

We had a thread recently on our NMCCSC Facebook Group Page recently that those of you interested in improving your skiing without compromising your safety should read. It talks about X-C Ski injuries and ski bindings. Here is an excerpted version of the thread. The best research shows while releasable binding has helped protect against ankle and lower leg...

Ski Swap

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The Ski Swap is a used ski equipment market that is a fund raiser for the Sandia Peak Ski Patrol. We have participated in the Ski Swap for several years, but this year we are being given the opportunity to play a larger role by managing the Cross Country equipment area, which includes cross country, alpine touring, and snow...

Ouch! Ski Boot Blisters

It is a struggle if you have non-generic, sensitive feet; especially on the start of a hut trip or even several days of skiing back to back. I recently had a return venture with the beasts that caused me a missed day of skiing. This is especially true with the new plastic boots that don't conform to your feet...

New Gear Resources for XC, BC

This article will be limited to new gear sources in the  Albuquerque , Santa Fe and surrounding community as well as some online sources and  a few exceptions of places we may frequent, like Durango and Toas. Muchas Gracias. Tele and AT Gear in central New Mexico In the Albuquerque area x-c touring gear can be obtained from retailers REI and Sportz...