Ski Equipment Rental Canada
National chain stores like Sports Rent and Sports Traders offer great deals on ski and snowboard equipment. You can rent a set of skis or a snowboard alone, but often renting a complete package that includes boots and poles is a better way to go. An additional advantage to renting is the professionals make sure your equipment is waxed and tuned properly. If you are driving up to the hill yourself, the in-town rental shops also offer racks for your car or van. Review our site for special deals on ski equipment rentals at a store near you.
Almost all the big ski resorts have rental facilities. Most are part of the main lodge so you can rent your equipment when you purchase your lift passes. As well, you can reserve equipment on-line through our links and have your skis ready for you when you arrive. If you are looking to try out the latest snowboard and ski equipment, most resorts also have a pro shop where, for a little bit more money, you can test out this year's cutting edge boards and skis without investing a fortune.
If you are new to the downhill snow sports, you might be reluctant to invest too much money up front. That is why renting is such a good idea for many novice skiers. As well, renting works well for families which kids who grow out of skis and boots by the end of a season. But how much should you expect to pay for renting ski or snowboard equipment for your vacation?