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The "Other" MSU - Dan Fredricks
As a Sparty, there’s only one MSU in my book and it’s in East Lansing.  But after a recent visit to Bozeman, I have a new-found respect for the “other” MSU – Montana State University. The great thing about being...
Shaggy's Copper Country Skis Meets Little Cottonwood Canyon- Madeline Dunn
Butter, creamy, surfy, bottomless, face shot worthy, sleeper snow.  Yup, that's what I casually woke up to on February 18th 2017.  To be honest, it was a mediocre day in the Wasatch National Forest.  Typically our storms roll in deep with...
Factory Video Log - Episode 2
We've been working on updating everyone with what's going on at the factory more often. Check out the video below and follow the series at: https://www.facebook.com/pg/sccskis/videos/
Nub's Nob 2018 Ski Lineup Testing - 3/11/17
We are extremely excited to host our third annual Public Ski Testing Event! We'll be at Nub's Nob Ski Area, just past the demo center. We will have our redesigned Brockway 95s, Tubby 120s, and Belle 95s. We're introducing a...
januBURIED - Norman Berge
Elly Pascoe and I (Norman Berge) made a somewhat last-minute decision to send it to Lake Tahoe. Fellow homie and Shaggy’s Ambassador Nick Ford was happy to accommodate us and show us around the mountains. Our choice to go west...
Springuary
Freeze, Thaw, Snow, Repeat - Collin Rehm The only thing predictable about the weather in the Upper Peninsula is its unpredictability. After a cold, and one of the all-time snowiest starts to a season in December. Mother Nature decided it...
Powder and Poutine - Amanda Monthei
The opportunity to turn a five-day Canadian ski trip into a 14-day Canadian ski trip isn’t generally something that falls into your lap. What’s even more rare is having the actual ability to extend a ski trip by 9 days...
Welcome Class Of 2017!
We've welcomed some new members to the Shaggy's family. These skiers are your go to people on and off the hills to get you excited about our products. Please check out their profiles to learn more about each of them!...
Winter Break - Seth Shuster
Part 1 – Minnesota Mid December I was finally able to escape my workplace and head home for some time with the family… and skiing of course. Too bad the warm weather and rain killed the majority of snow that...
My love of plaid, my home State of Michigan, and high quality ski construction… Jake Miller Guest Post
My name is Jake, I’m a born-and-raised Yooper with a degree from Michigan Tech University. I’ve been living in Colorado for about nine years now and am always seeking out new adventures, ways to show my Yooper Pride, and ways...
The Faces of Shaggy's - Video
On Friday October 14th, we finally took some time to introduce some of the faces of Shaggy's. We're proud of what we do and our small team! Keep watching to see the rest of the faces in more videos to...
September 2016 Ski Production
The end of summer/start of fall 2016 has been a very hectic one. In June we started building out a new factory about two miles down the road from our old facility. We had hoped to be done with our...
July Volcano Skiing
Skiing in July. Yes, believe it or not it’s possible, and is even some of the best skiing I have ever experienced; winter or summer. Over the past two summers I have made the migration from Michigan to the High...
Mount Houghton - Touring one of Michigan's Largest
On February 19, 2016,  the Shaggy's "Team" took on Mount Houghton at the tip of Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula. The tour was one that we decided to finally document and show the world the awesome terrain we have right here in...
Shaggy’s Tahoe Takeover with Norman Berge
With the lack of snow and a dismal looking forecast, Shaggy’s ambassador Norman Berge, along with Elly Pascoe, packed up and headed to Lake Tahoe to make the most of Christmas break. Out there, they met up with another brand...
Earning Turns in the Huron Mountains
The snow season has sure been off to a slow start here in Northern Michigan, but after a little searching off of CR510 with my wife Stephanie and ambassador Collin Rehm, we found enough to make a few turns! Our...
Opening Weekend at Marquette Mountain
It’s finally here! After quite a wait this fall, winter is finally upon us in Marquette. This past Thursday, Marquette Mountain finally started spinning its lifts after weeks of delay from unseasonably warm temperatures. Similar warm temperatures also delayed other...
First Snow of the 15/16 Season!
This morning we woke up to an awesome sight - SNOW! The first of the season to be specific. While we know it will melt away almost as fast as it came down, we had to make some turns and...
Ski Factory Open House - 10/10/15
Come join us at the Shaggy's factory to get stoked for Winter 2016! Date: Saturday, October 10th Time: 2-6PM Place: The Factory - 1170 M75 South, Boyne City MI 49712 We will be opening up the factory, giving tours, showing...
Production Update - September 2015
The production season has been well underway for a while now and skis are pressing faster than we can finish them. September 6th (9-06, 906 day, UP area code...) brought us the release of Da Ski -- a Limited Edition...
Michigan Backcountry Skiing - My Case
When most people think about backcountry skiing in Michigan, they always seem to dismiss it. They say, "there isn't enough snow" or "there isn't enough vertical" or whatever excuse is easy. But the key is, just get them outside of...