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Griff's Winter Gear Swap

October 10, 2018

Griff Gear SwapIn an effort to reduce, reuse and recycle, Griff the Grizzly and the Lake Louise Ski Resort want you to participate in our first ever Winter Gear Swap! Ski/snowboard season is coming soon and Griff wants to make sure you are fully outfitted!

New to the sport and need a whole new snowboarding set up? Want a new winter jacket but don't want to splurge? Buy & sell quality used winter gear! GET STOKED on winter! Better yet, 10% of the profits go to a local non-profit (The Lake Louise Rec Center), while the sellers keep 90%. This is sure to be a great community event.

  • Wednesday October 10th, 2018.
  • Sitzmark Lounge, Lake Louise Ski Resort.
  • 8:00am - 11:00am: Consignment Period for Sellers.
  • 1:00pm - 6:00pm: Public Sale.
  • Free to attend, free hot chocolate & free stoke!
Accepted Gear for the Swap
  • Downhill, touring & cross-country skis.
  • Snowboards & splitboards.
  • Ski boots.
  • Snowboard boots.
  • Cross-country ski boots.
  • Bindings.
  • Ski Poles.
  • Goggles.
  • Ski helmets.
  • Backpacks & ski bags.
  • Hockey & figure skates.
  • Winter jackets.
  • Snow pants.
  • Ski/snowboard mitts & gloves.
  • Retro Gear (straight skis, one piece ski suits).
Additional Terms

We reserve the right to turn any gear away that is deemed irrepairable, unsafe, in bad condition or not worthy of a sale. Adult & kids sizes are both encouraged. Cash, credit & debit will be accepted for the purchase of the goods. Seller chooses the price of the item. Seller keeps 90% of the profits, 10% goes to a local non-profit, the Lake Louise Rec Center. Sellers please bring a photo ID. 

Re-claim & Settlement 

On Thursday October 11th from 11:00am - 4:00pm, please visit the Events Office (lower level, Whiskey Jack Lodge) for cash pick up and unsold gear re-claim. If gear is not picked up by 4:00pm it will be donated to the Goodwill Foundation. 

Season Pass Sale

On this day, why not take advantage of the Season Pass Pre-Season Sale, which ends on October 15th? Guest Services will be open from 8:00am to 4:00pm so you can pay for and pick up your pass!

Incredible savings to be had! Adult passes start at only $499 (installment plans available). Youth and child passes are only $299! Plus, with the cost of a family pass the same as two regular adult passes, kids included on a family pass basically ski for free! More details here!

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