Viking Ski Shop is a full-service professional ski/snowboard shop that specializes in boot fitting and equipment selection. During our 36 years of service in Chicagoland, we have received numerous awards from the ski industry and the national skiing magazines, including being named Shop of the Year for the Midwest region by Ski Magazine. The readers of Windy City Sports have also named Viking Chicago’s Best Ski Shop.
Our many MasterFit University certified boot fitters are always ready to serve you. Their extensive training means you get the boot that’s best for your foot and that it is performance tuned to match your personal comfort and performance needs. Our backshop is equipped with the latest in stretching, grinding and customization tools giving them an arsenal that beats industry standards. To ensure superior fit, our bootfitting is based on a comprehensive analysis of your feet, support needs and performance requirements. We put special emphasis on making the highest quality Instaprint custom footbeds and stance balancing. Because fine-tuning is critical to your satisfaction, our Fit Warranty program includes making all necessary adjustments to your new boots.
We offer an extensive selection of ski and snowboard equipment from top manufacturers, and extensively test all our gear on-hill to make sure your purchases from Viking are properly matched to your specific needs. Count on Viking for the best in boot service and fit—thousands like you already do. Our clients come from not only Chicagoland and the surrounding five-state region but from across the U.S. and the world. So whether you live here or are in town for pleasure or business, making Viking your ski and snowboard shop.
Boot Fitting and Fit Accessories: Comprehensive custom fitting and boot modifications, Custom insoles from Instaprint, Fastech and Superfeet, Injected and EVA custom liners Stance alignment and canting, Boot warmers from Hotronic and Thermic