Originally Posted by a1criser
Hi, I'm not yet in Anchorage but the air force is shipping me up there for the next 3 years. So don't know what to expect, glad to see such an active group in the area! I saw a lot of mention of the Blizzak's, is this what everyone would suggest because as soon as I get there late November I will be needing to pick up some snow tires and get them mounted.
I am getting some Michelin X-Ice Xi2s mounted next week. There were rated the #1 studless performance winter tire; we'll see!
Michelin has a $70 rebate with a purchase of a set of 4. I bought a set from TireRack and they were $20 cheaper (with the rebate) and that included shipping.