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What Ski Will Lead You To Achieving Peak Radness?

Every year we selflessly galavant up into the mountains to try out each and every ski, for the SOLE purpose of being able to help you pick the rig...

Ski Boot Basics: Differences Between AT and Downhill Boots

Alpine ski boots come in two general types:  Downhill and Alpine Touring (AT). Downhill boots are designed for use at ski areas where a lift is r...

Virtual Workout: Nov 2, 7:30pm

Alpine Training Project has teamed up with Ascent Outdoors to bring you a quad-burning pre-season workout with all proceeds benefiting the Northwe...

Trail Running In The Rain

If you live in the PNW you can’t be afraid of getting wet, but there is no rule that says you have to be wet and miserable. Here are our tips for e...

Northwest Avalanche Centre Fundraiser

Come support NWAC at our annual fundraiser! TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE You’ll watch Blank Collective's very latest ski film, "Tales From Cascadia", and...

Free Headlamp with $200+ In Store Purchase

Limited time only.... Spend $200+ get a free headlamp!

Now Renting SUPS and Packrafts!

We can’t wait to adventure on the water this summer with our NEW SUP’s and Packraft rentals available only at Ascent Outdoors!That’s right, we’re ...

Free NWAC Avalanche Awareness Class Recording 1/11/2021

Every year we host classes for a Free NWAC Avalanche Awareness Class.   Although we're sad this even couldn't happen in person, we were able to com...

Annual 12 Days Of Christmas Deals

Our annual Ascent Outdoors 12 Days of Deals is back this year. Each day we will announce a new deal on gear that will last until 12/24! Make sure t...

Give the Gift of Gear!

  The 2020 holiday season is unlike any other, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be a time for giving or gifting. This holiday season give the gift ...

Snowsports Rentals available starting November 18th!

We welcome the La Niña weather pattern with open arms! There's lots of snow for it only being the middle of November. That's why we're lifting our ...

What's in YOUR Backcountry Repair Kit: The 3 R's

We partnered with BC Adventure Guides, Matt Schonwald, a certified Ski-Mountaineering Guide, to see what he puts in his backcountry repair kit. Che...