Colorado State FlagObviously, our singular interest is skiing/snowboarding in Colorado, and while our business is here, we also like to see companies headquartered in our own state thrive. So we want to do everything we can to support local, Colorado ski companies and brands. We have a list below of all companies based here that support the ski industry, whether they make boards, gloves, hats, packs, or anything else, in our native state and beyond. We consider them to be friends of ours, some of them close friends. We think you will enjoy their stuff as much as we have.



List of Colorado Ski Companies

AIM Outdoor Group--Media and publishing group that runs SKI Magazine, among other outdoor media outlets. BOULDER

Airhead--Maker of sleds and tubes. Also towable tubes for the water. DENVER

Apex Ski Boot System--They make some of the most high-quality and comfortable ski boots around. BOULDER

Backcountry Access--They make backcountry ski equipment. BOULDER

Bishop Telemark--Makers of ski bindings for telemark skiing and "big mountain badassery" as they put it. EDWARDS

Boulder Freeride--This is the ski club at the University of Colorado at Boulder. BOULDER

CandyGrind--They make apparel and clothing for winter boarding, summer skating, day wear, bags and more. DENVER

Chaos Hats--The design and create winter hats in just about every model, kids' too. STEAMBOAT SPRINGS

Challenge Aspen--Adaptive skiing and recreation for those with disabilities. ASPEN

Colorado Cross Country Ski Association--Cross country skiing series and support community. KREMMLING

Colorado Mountain Club--This is a state-funded group dedicated to protecting the Rocky Mountains. GOLDEN

Crescent Moon Snowshoes--Snowshoes, poles, and accessories for all ages. BOULDER

Crocs--We don't seriously need to tell you what CROCS make, do we? NIWOT

Dynafit--Maker of intense skiing gear and clothing. Intended for the serious skier, but used by everyone. BOULDER

Eco Vessel--Maker of sustainable, steel water bottles. Insulated options. BOULDER

Faction Skis--Mainly a ski-maker, but they have some coats and bibs, too. DILLON

Fat-ypus Skis--Fat skis made by former pro skier Jared Mazlish. BRECKENRIDGE

FlyLow Gear--Ski apparel that was made for the mountains. DENVER

Folsom Custom Skis--Custom and model skis built by skiers, for skiers. DENVER

Footbalance System--They make custom insoles in less than 10 minutes. BOULDER

Freeride Systems--Outdoor jackets and technical outerwear manufacturer. DENVER

FREESKIER Magazine--Ski magazine tailored for skiers under 35. NIWOT

Friends of Berthoud Pass--Organization for the preservation of Berthoud Pass recreation including cross-country skiing. DENVER

Fulsus USA--Outdoor jackets and technical outerwear manufacturer. Sister brand to Freeride Systems. DENVER

Function--They build strong, backcountry backpacks and bags with lifetime warranties. BOULDER

Heidi Hat--Hats and yoga-style bottoms for women. All seasons. ASPEN

Hestra Gloves--Performance gloves for skiing. Also some dress gloves. GOLDEN

High Society Freeride Company--Snowboard and apparel manufacturer with an emphasis on direct customer sales. ASPEN

Honey Stinger--Super, super tasty energy foods and gels. STEAMBOAT SPRINGS

Icelandic Design--High fashion, hand-knit clothing. All types of garments. LONGMONT

Icelantic Skis--Skis and casual ski clothing. DENVER

Jiberish--Urban lifestyle clothing company. DENVER

Krimson Klover--High-end, women's knitwear. Dresses, skirts, sweaters, and socks. VAIL

La Sportiva--Just an enormous offering of outdoor gear and sporting goods. BOULDER

Liberty Skis--Skis, poles, bindings, and a few shirts and caps. AVON

Loki Gear--Outerwear. All kinds of coats, hats, gloves. Fleece and Polypro. GRAND JUNCTION

Loveland Ski Patrol--Ski patrol made up of both paid and volunteer patrollers.LOVELAND

Lox Lace--Maker of lace-locking device for snowboard boots. DENVER

Meier Skis--Skis, longboards, and some hats. Excellent skis. GLENWOOD SPRINGS

Mountain Goat Ski Tote--Ski and snowboard toting straps. Made for backcountry, but work for resort skiing. TELLURIDE

Native Eyewear--Maker of sunglasses and goggles. DENVER

Neve Designs--European influenced ski and lifestyle apparel. BOULDER

Never Summer--Quality hand-crafted snowboards and skateboards since 1991. DENVER

Obermeyer--Performance outer and base layer ski clothing that look great for apres ski. ASPEN

Ortovox USA--Avalanche emergency equipment for backcountry skiers. LONGMONT

OZ Snowboards--Hand-crafted snowboards made from tough and eco-conscious materials. EVERGREEN

Pakems--Maker of after-ski footwear. Basically, flip flops for the snow. HIGHLANDS RANCH

Phunkshun Wear--Performance face protection, mainly in the form of masks. SILVERTHORNE

point6--Ultra comfy, extremely durable, superior merino wool socks. STEAMBOAT SPRINGS

Powderhorn--Jackets, pants, mid-layers, and other goodies. BOULDER

Radical! Gloves--They actually make radical gloves (and some shirts and hoodies). DENVER

Rahmen + Co.--Mainly a producer of natural fleece, baselayer clothing. Mens and womens. TELLURIDE

Reusch--Gloves of all kinds of wintersports. Some other limited apparel. ENGLEWOOD

Rocky Mountain Sunscreen--Sunscreen, lip balm, and other outdoor skin products. ARVADA

Rocky Mountain Underground--High-quality free ski, backcountry, and all mountain skis. BRECKENRIDGE

Royal Shaft--Custom ski poles. Even their stock designs are unique. LITTLETON

SCARPA--Performance footwear for skiing, hiking, mountaineering, you name it. They make it. BOULDER

Sick Stickz--High-quality ski poles for free skiers to get it done with steez. DENVER

SKEA--Winter outerwear with sizzle. VAIL

Ski Kare--Wholesaler of ski equipment for pros and shops. GOLDEN

SmartWool--They introduced Merino wool to the world. That's how Smart they are. STEAMBOAT SPRINGS

SporTube--Durable ski, snowboard, and fishing gear cases. AVON

Spyder--Premium ski and active lifestyle apparel. Downhill racers make this stuff look cool. BOULDER

Strafe Outerwear--Technical ski and snowboard apparel for the mountain slaying individual. ASPEN

Unity Snowboards--Amazing, hand-crafted snowboards. SILVERTHORNE

Venture Snowboards--They make high-performance snowboards from scratch. SILVERTON

Vintage Winter--Virtual museum and preservation of the history of winter sports. COMMERCE CITY

Voormi--High-end, wool hoodies and Tees. PAGOSA SPRINGS

Weston Snowboards--Snowboards with seriously cool designs. MINTURN

Zeal Optics--Awesome eyewear and goggles. Some goggles even have a camera built in. BOULDER

Need to get your name out there?

If you have a company in Colorado that supports the ski industry, but you are not on this list, let us know. We want everyone up here, and new companies pop up all the time. And if you would like more exposure for your brand by advertising on the site or in our email campaigns, just write to Jeremy at jeremy@coloradoskiauthority.com and we can set you up.

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