About Us

  • We are currently celebrating 36 years of caring for the needs of discerning skiers. Owner run by the Longley family, The Startingate offers a wide range of hand picked ski equipment and ski clothing from all over the world. Whether we are servicing the needs of a ski racer, freestyler or an entire family of weekend skiers, The Startingate is always one step ahead. Our award winning reputation has been founded on excellence in boot fitting and stance assessments, race ski and recreational ski preparation and unique ski wear.

    The Startingate is partners with only the very best in high end ski equipment and ski clothing. We are the Stratton areas exclusive dealer of Atomic, Fischer and Head skis and ski boots from Atomic, Dalbello, Fischer, Head, Lange and Nordica. Also ski clothing from Kjus, Prada, Jet Set, Goldwin, Post Card, Phenix, Napapijri, Eider, Mtn Force, Karbon, Ugg, Scott, Hell Is For Heros and Parajumpers.

    Please visit us at our beautiful shop located in Bondville Vermont, just 1/4 mile from the Stratton Mountain access road. We are a short distance from Bromley Mountain and also Magic Mountain.
    We are open 7 days a week 8AM-6PM during ski season.
    Contact us any time at 877-297-1213.