Let's face it, if you live in the Upper Peninsula, winter can be hard in many ways. Spending more time outside is a great way to get exercise, clear your head, boost your mood, and fight seasonal depression. Now, if you don't love to ski, never fear! There are many other things to do outside- … [Read more...] about 3 Ways to Spend More Time Outside This Winter
The base of every great winter activity is knowing how to layer. Find the right layering system for when those winter days get cool, cooler, cold. Stop in and check out our selection of base layers, thermals, and shells. Layering for winter activities can always be a gamble. Too warm or too light … [Read more...] about Layer Up For Winter Fun
On Sunday, January 12th from noon–5pm the Swedetown Trails Club will host Winter Trails Day. Come enjoy the Swedetown Trails for free! Free all-day pass and rentals for skiing, snowshoeing and snow biking. After your snow adventures, warm up with refreshments at the Swedetown Chalet. Free … [Read more...] about Swedetown Winter Trails Day
Instead of hibernating this winter, consider learning how to Nordic ski. Skiing is a great way to increase your fitness, both by building aerobic stamina and building up your arm, core, back, and leg muscles. Plus, gliding along in the snow can be refreshing and more therapeutic than pounding away … [Read more...] about Why Cross Country Ski?
Despite the late start, ski trails are open throughout the area including the new Churning Rapids Snow Bike Trail! It's amazing what a few inches of snow means to our local economy and we will continue to do our snow dance here at the store. Before you head out, we recommend you check the current … [Read more...] about Where To Play This Winter?