ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A crowded gymnasium full of ski equipment: This time of year, it’s an Alaskan tradition. The next few weekends are packed with some of the area’s best known ski swaps. Get there early for the best deals.
Eagle River Nordic Ski Club Ski Swap
Date: Saturday, October 23
Event location: Gruening Middle School, 9601 Lee St. in Eagle River
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Description: Get good deals on Nordic, Alpine, bikes, clothing, boots, poles, In-line skates, and more. Sponsored by the Eagle River Nordic Ski Club Ski Swap.
Girdwood Community All-Sports SwapDate: Saturday, October 23
Event location: Alyeska Daylodge in 1000 Arlberg Ave. in Girdwood
Time: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Description: Buy or sell your used outdoor and winter gear