G3 Ion 12 Ski Binding Review
For the longest time I resisted the tech binding revolution. I had BCA Trekkers, the Ramer RAT (Randonee Adapter Thing), Naxos, Marker Tours and Freerides. Then about 8 years ago I made the switch to tech bindings and I haven’t looked back; except for looking back at my partners that are trying to keep up.  [...]
2019 Skis, Boots & Bindings Preview
DENVER, CO – After the dust settled from the massive Outdoor Retailers trade show at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver , we put together a list of 2019 skis, boots and bindings. Here are several new products that are very exciting for the 2018/2019 skis season. 2019 SKI BINDINGS The SHIFT Binding from Salomon  [...]
Dynafit Beast 98 Ski Review
From the company that changed touring we have this great all around ski. A quiver of one? Perhaps. I got the ski after my trip to California last spring. I was looking for something that could handle spring lines and winter pow. What is the ideal width to balance corn and pow? What mixture of  [...]
8 Best Men’s Touring Skis
Touring skis range widely in dimensions, weight, and construction. Manufacturers and experts design touring skis with everything from the side cut to the color in mind. With tenuous thoughts of losing a ski, or even scarier, getting buried, a high-visibility top coat is essential to ensuring your trip in the mountains is as safe as  [...]
14 of the Best Ski Boots with Walk Mode
If you’re looking to ski a little out of bounds in the backcountry from the resort you’ll need a pair of ski boots that offer walk mode, or have a hike function. Next you’ll need to determine the width of your foot and how stiff or soft of a boot you need. Bigger people and  [...]
5 Skis from Armada that Rip
Armada has been making skis for 10 years; they make everything from great skis for the Park and Pipe to skis that slay Big Mountain Lines. In the past 10 years they have got from a brand the young park kids were looking for , now those kids still ski Armada , but they also  [...]