Get Geared Up for Winter with a New Made in USA Sled: 3 great sources

Here we are, mid-January, and most areas of the country have barely seen snow. Don't fool yourself. It's coming.  We may be lucky enough to have a short snow season, but you'll want to be ready when it comes.  We took a look around to see what kinds of Made in USA sleds are available and what we found was an inspiring selection ranging from wood to plastic, classic to innovative. American Traders in Brattleboro, Vermont makes traditional wooden sleds, toboggans, and snow shoes, but their padded pull sleds for babies are standouts. The Zipfy Freestyle Mini Luge is a new, popular and unique design that is available in a rainbow of colors, is easy to haul, and allows excellent control and turning. Safer and speedier than a saucer, this is the new American-made kid on the block at the sledding hill. American Flyer makes a Luge Board similar to the Zipfy, a Sled Board which is like a mini, binding-less snow board, and a Seated Sled Board which is a cross between a snowboard and a bike, for a variety of Made in USA options popular with teens. Classic or unique, options abound in American sleds. Order one and you just may have snow by the time it arrives....

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