Skis

2014-2015 DPS Wailer 105

2014-2015 DPS Wailer 105

For those who prefer substantial and damp skis to light and reactive ones (especially when conditions get firm), the new Wailer 105 Hybrid T2 is a very good all-mountain option, and a big departure for DPS.

Leki Aergonlite 2 Crystal Speedlock Ski Poles

Leki Aergonlite 2 Crystal Speedlock Ski Poles

Leki’s Aergonlite 2 Crystal Speedlock has a narrower grip for smaller hands, and some features that make it a good option for both the resort and the backcountry.

Introducing the Moment Blister Pro

Introducing the Moment Blister Pro

We are very pleased to announce that one of our favorite skis of all time, the original Bibby Pro, is back. And it’s now called the Blister Pro.

Preview: 2014-2015 Dynastar Powertrack 89

Preview: 2014-2015 Dynastar Powertrack 89

The new Dynastar Powertrack 89 is an intriguing hybrid design that raises all sorts of questions.

Preview: 2014-2015 Volkl Aura

Preview: 2014-2015 Volkl Aura

The popular Volkl Aura has been completely overhauled for the 2014-2015 season.

Preview: 2014-2015 Armada Invictus

Preview: 2014-2015 Armada Invictus

Aug 14, 2014
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Armada built its brand making fun, playful skis like the JJ. But with the new Invictus, Armada is looking to dominate a different category, too: the directional charger.

Preview: 2014-2015 Blizzard Bodacious

Preview: 2014-2015 Blizzard Bodacious

The Blizzard Bodacious is the best-looking ski of the 14/15 season, and it’s not just its looks that have us all excited.

2014-2015 Armada Al Dente

2014-2015 Armada Al Dente

Henrik Harlaut’s pro model, the Armada Al Dente, stands in a class of its own as the widest, most jib-oriented park ski we’ve ever tested.

2014-2015 Nordica OMW

2014-2015 Nordica OMW

The new 181cm Nordica OMW is a versatile park ski, and we’ll tell you exactly how it stacks up to some of the most popular skis in the category.

2014-2015 K2 Annex 98

2014-2015 K2 Annex 98

The K2 Annex 98 is an all-mountain ski that’s really two different skis under the same topsheet.

2014-2015 Salomon X-Drive 8.8 FS

2014-2015 Salomon X-Drive 8.8 FS

The new Salomon X-Drive 8.8 FS is a relatively narrow, super stable ski that shines at speed and in demanding terrain or conditions.

2nd Look: Rossignol Experience 100

2nd Look: Rossignol Experience 100

Here’s our 2nd Look at the Rossignol Experience 100, with comparisons to the Line Supernatural 100.

2014-2015 4FRNT Madonna

2014-2015 4FRNT Madonna

The 4FRNT Madonna is an all-mountain ski that’s fun and playful in lighter, fresh snow, and also does well on groomers and in crud.

2014-2015 Blizzard Sheeva

2014-2015 Blizzard Sheeva

The new Blizzard Sheeva is a more playful, tail rockered all-mountain ski that can still be skied hard.

2014-2015 Moment Belafonte

2014-2015 Moment Belafonte

Once again, one of our favorite skis gets a makeover for next season. Meet the new Moment Belafonte.

2013-2014 DOWN Skis Countdown 2

2013-2014 DOWN Skis Countdown 2

For those looking for a lighter freeride ski (without the tiny turn radius) for inbounds AND backcountry use, the Countdown 2 makes a whole lot of sense.

2014-2015 K2 Shreditor 102

2014-2015 K2 Shreditor 102

The new K2 Shreditor 102 is playful, yet does surprisingly well in variable conditions. It’s right up there with some of our favorite freestyle-oriented all-mountain skis.

2014-2015 Line Pandora

2014-2015 Line Pandora

This season, Line messed with a good thing and overhauled the Pandora. It’s arguably even better now.

2nd Look: Line Supernatural 108

2nd Look: Line Supernatural 108

Apr 27, 2014
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Smooth, intuitive, capable. Here’s our 2nd Look at the Line Supernatural 108.

2014-2015 Salomon Q Lab

2014-2015 Salomon Q Lab

The new Salomon Q Lab is a beefed-up relative of the Quest 105, available in 3 sizes. We take a look at the 190cm and 183cm models.