Author Archives: Karyskis

Ski Goggles-Your Lens Color Guide

Skiing - reflection of happy family on ski vacation

When purchasing equipment for the slopes, ski goggles are one of your most important purchases. Having appropriate clothing is certainly key, but if you are unable to see properly, your day of skiing can be devastated. Goggles, whether for skiing or snowboarding, protect your eyes from natural elements such as UV rays from sunlight, cold air and pelting snow.

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Inspiration From AJ Kitt

AJ Kitt

With all of the Winter Olympic excitement this week and opening ceremonies the night before, there couldn't have been a better year or weekend to have AJ Kitt come to coach and motivate the Boyne Highland's Flyers team.

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Mobile Warming Gear

I must admit that even before this year’s Polar Vortex,  Alberta Clippers or just a plain ‘ol Michigan winter day, I have slowly accumulated  battery powered clothing from Ansai Mobile Warming Gear.  This year, these battery operated mittens, jackets and vests have been appreciated more than ever.

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Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville, Michigan

Crystal Mountain Resort: My family and I LOVE Crystal Mountain Resort and its quaint village all set up around the hill.    Are you looking for a resort to take your entire family to ski?  You really won’t need to look much further.  Crystal Mountain offers everything you would look for in a resort to have a Michigan family ski ...

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Ski Length Holding Them Back?

We did a lot of skiing this weekend at Mt Brighton, located in Brighton, Michigan.  Within two days, I had several discussions with parents whose children are struggling with their skiing.  These children are in their second and third year of skiing and have had many group and private lessons.

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