Helm of Sun Valley’s Grand Opening in 1960

Posted by Gary Hohl on 6/29/2019 to Ski Product Reviews
Last week Rick and I were wondering when Helm of Sun Valley opened its doors in San Mateo.  I always had some vague ideas that the store opened some time in 1959 or 60, but we wanted to verify the exact date.  So we started to a bit of research. Here's what we found...

How to Keep Your Goggles from Fogging

Posted by Gary Hohl on 6/24/2017 to How-To Videos

There is nothing more annoying than having your goggles constantly fogging up. Having to take them off on every chair to clear them is a time-consuming hassle. Luckily there are a few tricks to keeping your goggles clear all day long.

Salomon QST Pro 130 Ski Boot Review

Posted by Gary Hohl on 6/22/2017 to Ski Product Reviews



The QST Pro 130 is the highest performance boot in the QST line by Salomon. This boot has some unique features that set it apart from competitors in the same category.


6 Tips on How to Put Your Ski Boots on Easier

Posted by Gary Hohl on 6/15/2017 to How To Articles and Videos

Difficulty putting on ski boots is one of the most complaints from skiers. However, there are many simple tricks and tips to make putting on your ski boots easier.

How to P-Tex a Ski or Snowboard

Posted by Gary Hohl on 6/15/2017 to How To Articles and Videos

Damage to the base of your skis or snowboard is inevitable when riding down the mountain. Luckily these scrapes in the base are easy to repair with P-Tex. The process is fairly simple and does not take long to master. 

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