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Bike Mechanic (FT)

Basin Sports has been operating in the outdoor recreation industry since 1958. It’s Bike Shop, True Wheels Bikes opened its doors soon after Killington started offering Lift-Served Mountain Biking in the ’90s. Since then it’s blossomed into a Killington staple in the community. Basin Sports is hiring for a Full Time Bike Mechanic for its… Read More

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K2 Mindbender 88 Alliance Vs. Blizzard Black Pearl 88

K2 Mindbender 88 Alliance Vs. Blizzard Black Pearl 88

A Comprehensive Review of these two 2020 Ladies All-Mountain Skis K2 Mindbender 88 Alliance Vs. Blizzard Black Pearl 88- A Look At The Pro’s and Con’s Of Both   As the holidays of 2018 approached rumors started to swirl that K2 Skis had something psychedelic brewing. When our industry Demo Day rolled around and we… Read More

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Product Content Writer- Ecommerce

Basin Sports is looking for Product Content Writers to help produce and develop product descriptions for our online store. The ideal person must be passionate about the snowsports industry and have a working knowledge about the technologies used in these products. Strong writing skills and excellent grammar is needed as well as the ability to… Read More

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Nordica Enforcer 104 Ski Review

Nordica Enforcer 104 Ski Review

Welcome To The Family Nordica Enforcer 104 A slim yet wide waist width with new technologies     Gone are the days of the standalone Nordica Enforcer. As we enter into the 19/20 winter season Nordica has not one, but 6 options to choose from- divided into the Enforcer and Enforcer Free Series. The Nordica… Read More

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Top 5 Skis Of 2020

Top 5 Skis For 2020

Top 5 Skis For 2020- From An East Coast Ski Shops Standpoint These reviews are based on our on-snow testing, discussions with brand reps, and years of experience.   Basin Sports is a ski shop in Killington, Vermont. With access to the largest east coast ski resort at our door, we are able to provide… Read More

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Never Summer Lady West

Never Summer Lady West Board Review

The Never Summer Lady West Board Review- For Aggressive Female Riders The Never Summer Raven Redesign? Or A New Board All Together? A few years ago Never Summer retired the Women’s Raven board line and released two new boards as replacements. The Aura and the Infinity. Both had their own characteristics but left many Raven… Read More

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2020 Nordica Enforcer 88 Ski Review

2020 Nordica Enforcer 88 Ski Review

Nordica Enforcer 88 Ski Review – Tried and Tested What to expect in the narrowest waist width Enforcer     Since its inception, the Enforcer Series has been rapidly growing as the most sought after skis in the industry. Nordica has been careful to release new waist width options and technological tweaks steadily over the… Read More

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Killington Snow Report January 17, 2019 *Winter Storm Warning*

Killington Snow Report, Pre-Dumpage Summary H 17° / L 6°   January 18 Update From Braatencast: Scroll down for older models.   Significant Snowstorm To Bury the Green Mountains This Weekend The models continue to point to a significant snowstorm the Greens and while there are still some small details to work out, the consistency of the model guidance… Read More

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Killington Snow Report

Killington Snow Report January 9, 2019 *Powder Alert*

Killington Snow Report- Powdah Alert In Ktown Overcast with Snow Flurries H 29° / L 21°     After a rather lackluster December it finally snowed here in Killington, Vermont and today’s Killington Snow Report shows it. Now right before I sat down to write this snow report, Killington Resort stated that they received 10″ of fairly optimistic snow. Having myself just… Read More

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