If you plan on buying skis or a board, do some research before you go and have several options in mind. Make sure you to bring your smartphone so you can check websites and forums about a low priced board or pair of skis that you might find.
The best bargains sell-out early, so you want to get there early.
October, 20th, Sacramento State, Sacramento, Sunday 9:00-3:30pm, $10.
October, 26, N. Tahoe Ski & Sports Swap, N. Tahoe H.S.,Tahoe City, 9:00-3:00pm, $1.
November, 2, Truckee Ski Swap, Truckee Rec. Center, Saturday, 11:00-4:00pm, $2.
November, 10, Davis H.S. Swap, Davis, Ca. Sunday, 9-2pm $3, free after 11:00am.
November, 15-17, UNR Ski Swap, Grand Sierra Resort, Reno, $5 to $12.
November, 16, Tahoe XC Ski Swap, Tahoe City.
November, 22-23, Swap at MontBleu Casino, Stateline, NV. Heavenly Ski Foundation.