Skis and Ski Equipment

Our goal at Viking Ski Shop is to offer you the best values for skis and ski equipment! When you buy skis from Viking under our Price Match Guarantee, you can be confident that you won't get a better value anywhere else.

Downhill and Alpine Skis

Viking Ski Shop carries over 80 different models of downhill skis for men, women, and kids at both of our locations. Some of the top name brands we offer are Blizzard, Rossignol, Nordica, and Volkl.

Cross-Country and Nordic Skis

Cross-country or Nordic skis are lighter and narrower than those used in downhill skiing. Viking carries several different models of cross-country skis. Some of the top name brands we offer are Fischer, Rossignol, Salomon, and Madshus.

Custom Boots and Fitting for Skiing

There are many different models of boots to accommodate different foot shapes. Fitted boots from our Masters of the Fit® come with a Two-Year Boot Fit Warranty. Custom boot fitting is why we have a large staff of boot fitters.

Bindings for Boots

The key items that you should consider when purchasing ski bindings for your boots and skis are the DIN (release) range, binding type, and brake width. Viking carries several top-rated bindings including Salomon, Marker, Tyrolia, and Rossignol.

Ski Poles

Viking sells top brands in ski poles like Atomic, Fischer, K2, Leki, Line, Rossignol, Salomon, and more. We have ski poles for downhill and cross-country skiers.

Ski Rentals

Viking Ski Shop’s experienced staff properly fit you for our junior and adult ski rentals. Rent Early! Pricing is limited to current equipment inventory. Daily, weekly, and seasonal ski rental packages are available.

Viking Ski Shop is Chicago's most respected ski shop with locations in Barrington and Chicago, Illinois. We offer a variety of ski services including ski tuning, waxing, binding installation, and repairs. Viking Ski Shop also has one of the largest inventory of boots, bindings, helmets, and clothing for men, women, and children.

Our customers are throughout Illinois including Chicago, Barrington, LaGrange, Western Springs, Woodstock, Riverwoods, Buffalo Grove, Des Plaines, Palatine, Elgin, Winnetka, Park Ridge, Wilmette, Wheaton, Frankfort, as well as regions of Wisconsin and Indiana.