Best of Boston

2013 Best Ski Shop

East Coast Alpine

East Coast Alpine boasts the broadest inventory of winter toys in the area, encompassing top brands (Völkl, Atomic, Ride, Mountain Hardware) and the latest technology. Rent skis and snowboards for your kids; snag new boots, poles, and helmets; or bring older equipment in for an evaluation and tune-up. You’ll leave fully prepped, be it for black diamonds or bunny slopes.

860 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, 617-232-9800,