Winter driving tips

Posted By: The Ski Channel on November 17, 2009 5:26 am

We here at The Ski Channel love winter, for obvious reasons. It’s by far our favorite season. There is, however, one aspect of the glorious days of white snow and cold air that we don’t look forward to…driving. If you live in a ski town, you know what we’re talking about. Driving in the winter when it’s snowing a lot can be stressful, dangerous, and flat out hazardous. Never driven in snow? Check out an episode of last week’s Daily Snow Fail to give you a taste…

So what steps can we take to bring us safer driving this winter? Well, part of it is common sense—drive slowly, don’t make sudden stops, wear your seatbelt…but here’s a full and comprehensive list of winter driving tips that are always welcome. Thanks to the Nevada Department of Transportation for this:

Carry these with you:

And some snowplow safety: