Every fall the staff at Alpine Accessories will learn about new ski and snowboard product from the manufacturer reps. Manufactures continually improve their product. This is the time for our staff, who were not able to go to the on snow demo’s, to learn about changes to the structure, composition and design of skis andRead More
On-Snow Demo was held at Copper Mountain February 2nd & 3rd 2014 following the Snow Show in Denver. Rick and Laurie, owners of Alpine Accessories, demoed 2014-2015 skis that will be in shop. This will allow us to give customers first hand experience on how each ski behaves in various conditions.
Alpine Accessories would like thank K2 Ski Alliance and K2 Snowboard Alliance for donating a minimum of $50,000 annually to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and other organizations on behalf of all K2 women’s product. K2 has donated over $1,000,000 to organizations worldwide in the past decade to help women to stay healthy and active. Being sedentary and overweight increases one’s riskRead More
Lime green is muted by black in the new 2013-2014 gear and apparel lines. The High Sierra ski bag and boot bags are made of extra durable nylon designed to last. These ski boot bags have more compartments for your every need and telescoping handles. The skate style wheels makes it a breeze going throughRead More
Alpine Accessories is the first to receive the new 2013-2014 skis and snowboards in the Chicago area. Why? Because we place our order about 2 weeks prior to everyone else. And the first order in is the first order to be shipped. So stop by and see the new skis and snowboard equipment. K2 realignedRead More
K2 Sports introduced their new ski boots for the 2013-2014 at the SIA Snow Show held in Denver in January, 2013. The new K2 ski boots have been in developement for over five years. While most ski boots are developed from racers and technolgy is passed down, K2 started with a fresh slate and designed their boots for the current wider skis,Read More
K2 skis and K2 helmets for the 2012 – 2013 season have just arrived at Alpine Accessories. We can’t wait for the season to begin, especially since we had such a lousy one last season. It can’t be any worse than the fourth warmest winter on record?
You want to look good when you’re out on the slopes. Here are a few examples of Ski Jackets to match your K2 skis. The K2 Super Burnin is probably one of the most difficult skis to match a ski jacket to. Our buyers found the Bonfire womens Heavenly jacket in Mahogany and the O’NeillRead More
Five ski testers from Alpine Accessories attended the SIA Snow Show in Winter Park February 2011 to test skis for McHenry County IL skiers.
Alpine Accessories Ski and Snowboard Shop has finished with the major part of the expansion and remodeling. Now the staff is putting the showroom back together. Sean has put out the new K2 Skis. Rachel and Ashley have put out all the ski and snowboard apparel left from last season. It’s nice having all theRead More