retail outletsHere you'll find specialty shops to help outfit you for your ski and outdoor activities. Listed first are companies that sell nationwide via the internet or phone orders.
The following companies/businesses are all CCSAA members. This is a random list. Please scroll to display all.
Akers Ski Inc.
51 Akers Way
Andover, ME 04216
description Mailorder discount cross country ski equipment sales. Gear for all ages and abilities, racing, touring, backcountry and telemark. A family-owned and run business serving skiers and outdoor enthusiastists for generations (over 50 years). Our longevity is based on a history of fitting skiers with the right gear at a fair price. We carry brands such as Fischer, Alpina, Salomon, Madshus, Swix, Atomic, Rottefella, Whitewoods, Tubbs and many more. Contact us for expert assistance, advice and great gear!
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15 Casco Street
Freeport, ME 04033
description L.L. Bean, Inc. has been a trusted source for quality apparel, reliable outdoor equipment and expert advice for more than 95 years. have in-store experts to help you shop for outdoor gear. Whether you''re a beginner or have advanced skills, we offer in-store clinics and events in our retail locations. At our outlet stores, save up to 60% on apparel, outdoor gear and more. L.L. Bean stores and L.L.Bean Outlets are located in Maine, Connecticut, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia. For information about in-store events and clinics or customer service questions about apparel or outdoor gear, visit our store pages for the L.L. Bean store in your area.
ORS Cross Country Skis Direct
36 Vast Lane
Barre, VT 5641
description Nationwide retailer of outdoor gear and apparel specializing in cross country skis such as waxless classic skis, skate skis, backcountry skis from brands such as Rossignol Skis, Fischer Skis, Karhu Skis, Swix and Salomon; snowshoes from brands such as Tubbs Snowshoes, Atlas Snowshoes, MSR Snowshoes; and roof racks from brands such as Yakima Racks and Thule Racks in categories that include ski racks, canoe / kayak racks and bike racks.
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85 Main St.
Burlington, VT 5401
description Skirack first opened its doors in 1969 just a few blocks from its present location at the corner of Main and Pine streets in downtown Burlington, Vermont. Over the years, we have undergone many changes and all with one goal in mind - to provide the finest outdoor goods and services. Visit our store page for more information.
national & internet retail outlets
9435 N. Cut Rd (Higgins Lake)
Roscommon, MI 48653
description We are a Cross Country Ski Area with one the most extensive Cross Country Ski Stores in the USA! Owners, staff and team are continuously testing cross country skis, snowshoes, boots, poles, bindings and winter aerobic clothing. The feedback we get from such testing truly makes us the cross country ski experts! We sell over 17 different models of no-wax skis and 9 different models of waxable skis to kick and glide on. 12 different models of skating skis to skate on. 6 different models of no-wax metal edge adventure skis and 8 models of snowshoes to explore on.
| High Peaks Cyclery
2733 Main St
Lake Placid, NY 12946
description High Peaks Cyclery specializes in Nordic sales and service with world class stone-grinding and wax services. With 28 years of experience we have the right staff, products and knowledge to find the right ski for you. Whether you are a beginning skier or a veteran, Nordic, Backcountry or Telemark skier, we can put you on the right track to winter fun.
| West Hill Shop
49 Brickyard Rd
Putney, VT 05346
description Located adjacent to Exit 4 on I91 in Putney, Vermont, we have been selling and servicing xc skis since 1971. We sell racing, touring and backcountry xc skis and boots plus all the accessories, clothing and wax supplies you need. We now offer Hot Box services to base prep your skis, and we flex skis before we sell to assure the correct fit. Putney has a rich history of Nordic racing and touring, with groomed trails right in town.
| Berkshire Outfitters Nordic Shop
Adams, MA 01220
description We are one of the oldest cross country ski shops in New England. We're located at the base of the 1200 acre, Mt. Greylock State Reservation. We carry an axtensive selection of nordic equipment for racing, touring, and back country. We also repair, rent, and refinish cross country skis & snowshoes. Good prices and honest answers since 1973.
| Bill & Paul's Sporthaus
1200 East Paris Rd SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
description Bill & Paul's offers over 45 years of Nordic skiing sales and service experience. We carry West Michigan's most complete line of Nordic and Telemark skis, boots, and bindings. Our staff exels at assisting new skiers find the right gear, aiding experienced skiers in upgrading equipment, and helping all nordic skiers with maintainence or their gear. Our service shop is capable of mounting all touring, racing, or telemark bindings, base tuning, and even tarring older wooden skis. Additionally we carry a nice selection of books, maps, and magazines to further enhance your nordic experience.
| Carter's Cross Country Ski Shop
Oxford, ME 04270
description Full-service nordic ski shop. Top brand names: Fischer, Rossignol, Salomon, Atomic, Alpina, and Swix. Skis, boots, poles, clothing and accessories. Recreational packages, skate & classic, as well as backcountry ski gear and snowshoes. Also operating the Carter's Cross Country Ski Center in Oxford with 25 km wooded beginner trails & ski rentals and a b&b. We also own and operate Carter's Cross Country Ski Center in Bethel with 75 km for beginner to expert, great scenery, and lodging on site (lodge & cabins).
| Cascade XC Ski Shop
4833 Cascade Road
Lake Placid, NY 12946
description Conveniently located in the Cascade XC Center enjoying 15 groomed km out the door. Our Cascade Ski Shop has everything from the largest selection of backcountry gear in the state as well as advice on the High Peak’s region to recreational, touring gear and clothing.Try our equipment before buying! Racing inventory, too. High-tech clothing good for both skiing and running. We begin each season with 500 hats, gloves and sweaters. Packs & wax.
| Cross Country Connection
222 S 2nd Street
Laramie, WY 82070
description Cross Country Connection has been the source for nordic equipment in Laramie since 1981, under original ownership. Whether you are looking for gear, clothing, groomed trail info or backcountry routes we will set you up for a great experience. Laramie has great resources for skiing out the door with groomed trails 10 miles to the east, and the Snowy Range 40 miles to the west. Make sure you bring your big lungs. Our groomed trails are at 8400 feet and the end of the plowed road in the Snowy Range is just under 10000.
| Cross Country Ski Shop
6041 West M 72
Grayling, MI 49738
description Skis That Fit & Low Prices. The Cross Country Ski Shop, established in 1977, is one of the select few in the nation to be picked as a Fischer and Rossignol Nordic Racing Center. Also a Fischer Carbonlite Demo Center. All performance skis are flex tested for a precise individual fit. Free groomed trails right from our shop and the infamous Hanson Hills Recreation Center is only 1 mile away. You'll get the Best Fit, Best Service, and Best Price.
| Fitness Fanatics
12425 E. Trent Ave
Spokane, WA 99216
phone: 800-786-9796, 509-922-6080
description Choose your passion: swim, bike, or nordic ski. We have it all! Products, events, rentals and info from people who play like you. Come in and see what we have to offer. We stock ski equipment for the smallest child to the largest adult. We carry equipment for all abilities from beginners to elite racers.
| Freeheel & Wheel
40 Yellowstone Ave.
W. Yellowstone, MT 59758
description Freeheel and Wheel is the coolest store in West Yellowstone! Ask anyone. We specialize in Nordic skiing, bicycling and offer the latest in fashion. We are your local connection to nordic ski and cycling events. We are located 1/2 block from the west entrance to Yellowstone National Park. Come in and have a seat at our espresso bar and let us help you plan your next outdoor adventure. Welcome to your home away from home.
| Inside Edge Ski & Bike
643 Upper Glen St
Queensbury, NY 12804
phone: 800-223-4448, 518-793-5677
description Hundreds of hard-to-find products in stock by Swix, Toko, SportHill, Alpina, Atomic, Salomon, Fischer, Rottefella, V2, Excel. Direct importer of Hartes boots, KV+ poles, Vola was, Zandstra Ski Blade, Swenor roller skis, and Red Creek brushes & rillers. Shop online, email a request for your free 144 page color catalog, or visit our catalog showroom, Inside Edge Ski & Bike, just minutes off Interstate 87. Home of the Glens Falls International Ski Trails (the first illuminated XC trails in North America).
| Mel's Ski Shop
105 South Brown
Rhinelander, WI 54501
description Making outdoor enthusiasts happy, comfortable and confident since 1953. We offer gear for cross country skiing, biking, camping, and hunting. Family-owned and operated. We appreciate our customers and love doing those same outdoor pursuits you love. Come in and see what’s new that can enhance your outdoor experience.
| Methow Valley Ski School
19 Brengman Rd
Winthrop, WA 98862
description Fun and inspiring lessons. Top quality rentals. Three Methow Valley locations: Sun Mountain Lodge; Mazama Junction; and Methow Cycle & Sport, Winthrop. Whether you're just beginning or race with the best, our super friendly, PSIA certified instructors will have you skiing better and having more fun. We guarantee it! You pick the time, place and instructor. We have the gear you want, fits and helps you ski your best. Skate or classic skis, full-length or mid-length skis, no-wax or waxable skis. Try different types and change often. Pick up at one location and return to another. No reservations needed.
| Midwest Mountaineering
309 Cedar Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55454
description Carries apparel and equipment for cross country skiing. Located in the Cedar-Riverside area, Midwest Mountaineering is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts, providing the best gear and clothing for backpacking, hiking, climbing, travel, paddling, and skiing. The store has everything you can think of for any type of outdoor expedition. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable.
| Minocqua Winter Park Ski Shop
12375 Scotchman Lake Rd
Minocqua, WI 54548
description Retail shop, ski rentals, and PSIA ski lessons. We sell a variety of equipment, wax, clothing and accessories, skate blades, roller skis, snowshoes, and ski sails to enhance your winter sporting experience. Since cross-country skiing is really a variety of sports, we sell equipment that supports this variety and versatility. We sell skis, poles, and bindings for all types of skiing and all levels of skiers, including children. We can also fix your current equipment. For most categories of equipment we sell both high performance and light touring or recreational skis, boots, bindings, and poles. Ask us for more info on ski sailing and skate blades for cross country boots.
| Mountain Gear
6021 E Mansfield
Spokane Valley, WA 99212
description Mountain Gear is the premier resource for backcountry snow equipment and expertise. We specialize in X-C, tele, and AT skis, and carry a full range of snowshoes, snowboards, safety gear and accessories. Log on for gear, info or to request a catalog. Lessons, demos and rentals available.
| Mountain Shop
1510 NE 37th
Portland, OR 97232
description Serving the Northwest since 1937. Portland's largest and most complete demo and rental fleet. Whatever you want to try this winter, we've got you covered. No reservations. Nordic (classic, skate, touring, roller skiing), tele, alpine, splitboard, snowboard, snowshoe...we've got it! Camping, climbing, hiking, and surf as well. Let us help you enjoy the great outdoors. We've got what you need.
| Mountain Sports
543 S Center St
Casper, WY 82601
description Mountain Sports has been Central Wyoming's headquarters for winter sports and cycling since 1973. In our nordic ski department we feature Atomic, Salomon, Swix and Fischer with a good selection of recreational and race gear. Clothing includes Patagonia, Sporthill, North Face and Mtn Hardware. Services include tunes, waxing, hotboxing and rentals. We're open 9-6 Mon - Sat and 11-4 on Sundays and located just 8 miles from the Natrona County Nordic Park on Casper Mtn. The park has over 30k of groomed trails, 3k of lighted trail and a large base lodge.
| Nordic Sports
218 West Bay St
East Tawas, MI 48730
description Since 1976, we've been outfitting Northeastern Michigan with cross-country skis, snowshoes, warm winter clothing and footwear. We specialize in quality gear for all "Up North" seasons. We are the place to come for hiking, canoeing, kayaking, fly fishing and camping equipment, clothing and advice. We're conveniently located near the Corsair Ski Trails, the AuSable River, and the shores of Lake Huron. Please visit our website for further information: www.n-sport.com
| Onion River Sports
20 Langdon St
Montpelier, VT 05602
description For over three decades Onion River Sports has been Vermont's trailhead for the finest selection of bicycles, cross-country skis, snowshoes, camping & hiking gear, outdoor footwear and the clothing to do it in.
| Squamish Nordic Shop
103-40446 Government Rd
Squamish, BC V0N1T0
description The Nordic Skis Specialist. Located on your way up to Whistler Olympic Park,The Nordic Shop is a full-service ski shop offering premium ski selection, stone grinding, boot fitting and waxing services. Our mission is to provide the best products, services, and knowledge for cross-country skiers to start a wonderful day on the trail and help you enjoy the sport. Whether this is helping you find the right equipment, fit it perfectly, tuning your gear to maximum performance or sharing our technique knowledge through our "Try Before You Buy" Demo Program, Ski Camps or Coaching Programs. We will make you say, "wow!"
| Trail Sports
Canmore Nordic Centre, 2003 Olympic Way
Canmore, AB T1W 2T6
description For all your cross country skiing and mountain biking needs. Located in the Canmore Nordic Centre, a short 5 minute drive from downtown Canmore, near Banff in the beautiful Canadian Rockies. Offering rental and instruction in both cross country skiing and mountain biking, utilizing the Nordic Centres 65 km of ski trails and numerous single track mountain bike trails. We are also a Provincial leader in the sale of cross country racing skis, nordic wax and technical ski clothing and accessories. All our cross country skiing instructors are certified by the Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors (CANSI).