Shipping Info

Gear West Cross Country Ski, Run & Soccer ships purchases using USPS and UPS to all U.S. destinations, and UPS to Canada. We make every effort to get your order out as quickly as possible, in some cases same day. However, ski orders may take a few days to get out of our store depending on the shop services required.


  U.S. Shipping Options

UPS Ground (3-5 day delivery)*
Under $99 = $9.99 Flat Rate!
Over $99 = FREE!
Excludes All Oversize Items*, Hawaii, Alaska, Canada

*Oversize packages not included (see below for more info on oversize packages).

Hawaii and Alaska Residents
Use USPS Priority Shipping which may include an additional charge.

USPS Priority Post (3-5 day delivery)
Flat Rate = $9.99

UPS 3 Day Select (3 days from shipment)
Flat Rate = $34.99

UPS 2nd Day Air(2 days from shipment)
Flat Rate = $54.99

UPS Next Day (1 - 2 days from order)
Flat Rate = $99.99

  Canadian Shipping Options

UPS Ground (5-7 days Recommended by Gear West)

USPS Priority Mail (up to 10 business days. Certain items restricted*)
Flat Rate = $30 (An additional Brokerage Fee can be up to $20 or more depending on shipment size. Multiple boxes incur higher brokerage fees. Brokerage fees are the responsibility of the receiver and are non-negotiable.)

*Restricted USPS Priority Items Include: wax remover, strollers, wax tables

Canadian Duties and Taxes are the responsibility of the recipient.


Large orders will receive a call from a Gear West representative to verify purchase information.

International Shipping Options

Bongo International provides it's customers with their very own US address (not a P.O. Box). Once you have a US address, you will be able to make purchases at as well as other US based online retailers, and consolidate them into a single shipment. This process saves International Customers up to 82% off typical International Shipping rates.


*Oversize Packages - Standard oversize change = $ 25.00
Some items are subject to an oversize freight charge. They include but are not limited to:
Ski Poles
Sportube Ski Carriers
Wax Tables and Ski Wax Forms

Stand-Up Paddleboards are especially large and are subject to a $100.00 oversize charge.

Questions about Shipping?
If you have any questions about shipping your purchase please feel free to contact us: Local: 952-473-0377 Toll Free: 877-473-4327


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1786 W Wayzata Blvd
Long Lake, MN 55356

Phone: 952-473-0377
Mail Order: 877-473-4327


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Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

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Wisdom, Value, Selection. These three ideals are the core of Gear West. We bring you the best products for your sport, style, and skill at the best prices and back them with unparalleled knowledge and support.

North America's largest cross country ski retailer and one of Minnesota's premier independent specialty sports stores, Gear West provides top level gear for nordic, running, alpine, soccer, lacrosse, and boardsports athletes across the midwest and the United States. We provide equipment for athletes of every level, from first-timers and newcomers to professionals and Olympians.

We carry only the highest quality equipment, accessories, and apparel from the most respected companies in the world. These include brands such as adidas, Arc'teryx, Atomic, Asics, Bjorn Daehlie, Bliz Active Eyewear, Brine, Brooks, Capita, Craft, Debeer, Elan, Fast Wax, Fischer, Gait Lacrosse, HEAD, Inov-8, Madshus, New Balance, Newton, Nike, One Way Sport, Pearl Izumi, Rex Wax, Rode Wax, Rossignol, Rottefella, Salice, Salomon, Skadi, Smartwool, Star Wax, Start Wax, STX, Swenor, Swix, Tecnica, Toko, V2, Vibram, Volkl, Warrior, Yoko, and many, many more.

Despite this vast selection, the products we carry are ones that we believe in, stand behind, and use every day. We pride ourselves on providing the kind of service that you tell your friends about. If you have any questions, feel free to call us toll free at 1-877-473-4327 or email us.

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