When it comes time for your next ski road trip, make sure your ride is fully-equipped to haul both passengers and oversized gear safely up the side of the mountain. Before you start puzzle-piecing your friends in amongst ski poles and snowboards, we’d like to suggest a few simple options that both secure your equipment and free up valuable space inside your cozy cabin. We've laid out everything you should know, from storage space to installation instructions, in order help you invest in the proper ski and snowboard transportation. Step one to successful cargo carrying is choosing a ski and snowboard rack that’s compatible with your vehicle type. Check out our comprehensive roof rack buying guide to make sure you have the proper set-up to support the type of carrier you choose – then click below for more detailed info.