Women’s ski clinics and lessons help women reach their full potential in an atmosphere that is fun, uplifting and motivating.
When to get the Best Deals on Ski Gear & more! To get the lowest prices one must plan ahead. When products and services are at the height of the season, when all the new models arrive is when you pay the MSRP/Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price. Many retailers are bound by dealer agreements to holdRead More
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.
As of September 2oth, 2013, Alpine Accessories has completed the transformation of the store from summer to winter. The 2014 equipment and clothing is on display and ready for you to see. The early shopper gets the best selection because we’re at our fullest inventory. And our service department is ready to go so bring in your skis and snowboardsRead 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
Off season storage is extremely important and can make your equipment last and perform longer. Follow these tips to help you protect your investment and get the best performance out of your gear. 1)Skis should be tuned BEFORE storing for the summer. This way your bases are clean and waxed for the absolute best protectionRead More
On a recent ski trip to Colorado, when I unpacked my skis and poles from my bag, I found both poles to be broken right below the grips. They weren’t bent, they were cleanly broken in half. I use the best padded bag available, had plenty of clothing in the bag for added protection howeverRead More
Alpine Accessories joined other area shops in the Wilmot Mountain Winter Carnival Flea Market. Used equipment including snowboards and alpine skis were available for sale as well as a few accessories.
Alpine Accessories customer Becky Whitehead has qualified for Team USA. Becky won the gold in the giant slalom at Wilmot Mountain, then a gold at the Illinios State Winter Games in Galena. Becky will be competing in the slalom, giant slalom and super G in the 2013 Special Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea on her Atomic womens AffinityRead More