For guests staying around the base of Peak 9:
Blue River Sports ski rentals is a locally-owned rental shop in business since 1982. They pledge fittings in under 20 minutes, tuned equipment for each rental, fitted boots, refunds for remaining days, and advanced reservations that actually save you time and money. Book online, and be sure to select “Great Western Lodging” when asked how your lodging was booked through.
Mountain Wave offers both snowboard and freeski rentals and sales. Top snowboard brands include Burton, Never Summer, LibTech, Salomon & Roxy. And their freeski line includes Armada, Line, Icelantic, Salomon, Rossignol & RMU. Mountain Wave also carries a great selection of soft goods and apparel, as well as helmets, goggles & other accessories.
For guests staying around Four O’Clock and the Snowflake areas, OR those who would like to get their equipment at check-in:
Elevation Ski & Bike is a family-run business offering a great selection of equipment, high-end service and free delivery. Located on N. Main Street, right next door to the Great Western Lodging check-in office, many of our guests walk right over to select their equipment at check-in, and Elevation will deliver it to your vacation rental for free! Also check them out for fat bike rentals this winter.
For guests staying in Park Avenue Lofts:
Base Mountain Sports, locally-owned since 1983, is the on-site ski shop which offers the utmost in convenience for our Park Avenue Lofts guests. Free heated ski & snowboard storage in the Park Avenue Lofts lobby, high-end equipment at competitive prices, 20% discounted daily rates, ski delivery and expert customer care. Book online, and be sure to select “Great Western Lodging” when asked how your lodging was booked through.
Charter Sports has convenient locations adjacent to Riverbend Lodge (near the Snowflake Lift), and also steps away from The Corral and the Pk 9 base (in the Marriott Mountain Valley Lodge). They offer up to 30% off on advanced reservations, and free ski storage. Their line includes powder skis, all mountain skis, women specific demos, park skis and children’s packages.