Have fun exploring the Sierra mountains -- whether that’s by bike, snowboard, ski, or foot, Snowind Sports is the place to get equipped. Nestled in the foothills of Galena forest, just minutes from Mt. Rose ski resort, our shop is convenient for those heading up for a day of skiing or cruising down one of the many trails above us. With a seasonal selection of top quality gear, we’re prepared to fit your ski boots one day and tune up your mountain bike the next. Maximize your adventure in the Sierra’s with rentals, equipment, repairs, and personal service from the shop "where nature, sports, and friends meet."
WHY DO WE DO WHAT WE DO?
At Snowind Sports, located in the Galena Lodge, we are passionate about helping people enjoy their outdoor experience in the Sierras. You work hard and value your recreational time; We try to maximize your enjoyment in our beautiful environment. Whether it’s simply sliding down the mountain on freshly waxed boards, or enjoying a comfortable hike on the USFS trails adjacent to our shop, or gliding down one of the scenic Lake Tahoe mountain bike trails, We want you to start your day with your friends, a cup of coffee and a smile on your face and end it sharing stories on our deck enjoying a glass of the regions finest wines or a local mirco brew from our bar. We are, “Where Friends, Sport, and Nature meet”.
Have your group “meet n’ greet” at our gateway to the Eastern Sierra an begin your day’s adventure from our parking lot. Enjoy a day hike, a bike ride, a ski day, or sledding adventure. Start your Full Moon snowshoe hikes, Full Moon MTB rides, Back Country ski tours from our deck.
The “Galena Lodge” nestled in the forrest adjacent to USFS land offers coffee, local micro brews, and fine regional wines for you enjoyment at the beginning or end of your day. We are a great place to meet after a fun day in the Sierras, with plenty of seating inside around the fireplace or out on our deck around the fire pit.