The 2018-2019 ski season has just begun, and snow sports addicts in Barcelona can already hear the mountains calling, within the Catalan Pyrenees mountains offering nearly 700 km of ski tracks for skiers and snowboarders to enjoy. More and more people are catching the bug for winter sports, and every season the crowds come with people eager to spend their weekends and winter vacations practicing their skills. Whether you are an expert skier or a novice trying it out for the first time, most skiers need some equipment, gear or ski clothing at some time or another, and it’s important to know what stores have what you need. Today in this article from ShBarcelona, we’ll be talking about the best ski stores in Barcelona.
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The stores that every ski lover should know
In Barcelona, there are a number of establishments where athletes can find all the gear they could possibly need, as well as gifts for the snow bunnies in the family that need some new equipment in order to practice their sports. One of these historic establishments is Cuylás at Via Augusta, 187. Here, they have the best brands when it comes to clothing, gear and accessories: Arteryx, Decente, Frauenschuh, Mountain Force, Kastle, Blizzard, Faction, Atomic, Salomon, Nordica and Tecnica, among others. They are up to date with all the new arrivals and models, and their social media always shares interesting content with beautiful ads. Another store you shouldn’t miss is Daffi Barcelona, located at calle París, 124. Daffi Barcelona celebrated their 25th anniversary in 2017, and is a very well-stocked store with a wide range of products. Here, you can also find the best brands, and their employees are well-informed and very helpful. Daffi also channels their passion for snow sports into a magazine, along with organizing ski trips through their store. Following them on social media is definitely worth your time, as they are very active and offer a number of good offers to their followers.
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Iglú is another great ski store option with two different locations; one on calle Aribau, 35 and on calle Mallorca, 316, both of which are two reference establishments in the city. The store location on calle Aribau is dedicated to skiing and snowshoeing, and the site on Mallorca is dedicated to skiing in addition to freestyle and snowboarding. As they say in their store, they sell everything except snow itself, and they’re not wrong; if you want to stay on top of all their amazing deals on snow gear, you should stop by. Another great option for winter sports fans, especially skiing, is Barrabes on calle Roger de Llúria, 77. They also have store locations in Madrid, Benasque, Zaragoza, Jaca and Huesca. Barrabes has everything when it comes to gear, footwear and accessories. In addition, they offer an online store with free shipping on orders, so you may want to consider doing some of your shopping at their online store. They also offer a blog you can check out for information on deals and promotions. Ski Center, located on calle Diputació, 374, also has more than 30 years of experience in the world of winter sports, specializing in gear for skiing and mountain sports. Ski Center has great prices and give a good level of attention to their clients; they even have a feature that allows you to make consultations over Whatsapp.
Are you excited for the coming ski season?