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Rentals 101: Your Ultimate Guide To Ski & Snowboard Rentals

Posted on February 8, 2024

Family explores the retail and rental options in Beaver Creek, CO

Epic powder, breathtaking views, and the exhilarating rush of carving down a mountain - a ski or snowboard trip promises an unforgettable winter adventure. But before you hit the slopes, there's one crucial step: securing your gear. And that's where we come in, ready to equip you with the perfect setup for shredding success!

Read on for our Ultimate Guide to ski and snowboard rentals and learn about what to expect from your rental booking, how to find the right gear, pro advice, and more!

Convenience Right at Your Fingertips

Epic Mountain Rentals offers a variety of options to make your experience seamless:

  • Locations, Locations, Locations: With shops in your favorite iconic resorts like Vail, Beaver Creek, Park City, Whistler and more, finding a convenient rental spot is a breeze. No need for detours. Book your gear online and head straight to your nearest Epic Mountain Rentals location to pick-up your gear!

  • Pick-up Your Gear After 3pm: If you want to get out in time for first chair, grab your gear after 3pm the day before your rental begins. It’s free and helps you avoid getting a late start.

  • Gear Delivery to Your Door (Yes, Really!): Say goodbye to traveling with your skis and snowboards. Select resorts offer convenient delivery right to your lodging, saving you time and energy. Imagine stepping out of your cozy cabin and straight onto the mountain, equipment prepped and ready to go!

  • Ensure You’re Slope-Ready: Every rental package comes with either a pair of skis (and poles) or a snowboard and expertly fitted boots. Plus, you can add an optional helmet to stay safe on the hill. If you need to purchase additional apparel, accessories or essentials for the slopes, our rental shops sell everything you need, subject to in-store availability.


Explore Ski and Snowboard Equipment from the Top Brands

We’re proud to carry an extensive selection of equipment from brands including Salomon, K2, Rossignol, Burton and more! Specific brands are subject to availability but can be requested with your booking.

Gear for Every Age and Ability Level

Each of our locations boast a diverse selection of skis and snowboards to cater to every rider. From carving demons to powderhounds, freestyle fanatics to beginners taking their first turns, we’ve got you covered. Choose from:

  • Demo Skis and Snowboards: Our most popular package! Test out the latest premium skis for any ability level. Perfect for exploring varying conditions.

  • Performance Skis and Snowboards: Offers more stability for intermediate skiers and riders. Consider a performance set-up if you want to carve smoother turns.

  • Sport Skis and Snowboards: Forgiving and flexible equipment that’s a great option if you’re just beginning and building confidence on the mountain.

  • Kids' Gear: Get your little rippers outfitted with age-appropriate skis or snowboards that will make learning fun and progressive.


Expert Guidance for Every Rider

Whether you're a seasoned veteran carving black diamonds or a first-timer navigating bunny hills, Epic Mountain Rentals has your back. Our knowledgeable staff will assess your skill level, terrain preferences, and any physical limitations to ensure you get the right equipment for a safe and enjoyable ride.

Making Memories, One Shred at a Time

By choosing Epic Mountain Rentals, you're choosing more than just equipment. Take advantage of convenience, expertise, and commitment to making your mountain adventure unforgettable. So, step into your boots, grab your board or skis, and let Epic Mountain Rentals help you conquer those slopes with confidence and style.

Bonus Tip: Don't forget to ask about Epic Mountain Rewards! Epic Pass Holders save 20% on their rental. You can also save big on lessons, lodging, food and more!

With Epic Mountain Rentals as your gear partner, you can focus on what truly matters: carving fresh tracks, soaking in the breathtaking scenery, and creating epic memories that will last a lifetime. Now go forth and shred!

So, what are you waiting for? Book your next ski or snowboard trip and let Epic Mountain Rentals help you make it legendary!