Reviewer Marshal Olson’s search for the perfect alpine boot might be over.
The Gunsmoke is a very good pow ski that can double as a surfy, all-mountain tool, too.
We found a signifiant flaw with the pre-production version of the Swix Sonic R1 Full Carbon Ski Pole, but it appears that Swix has fixed the issue.
The Volkl Mantra is an iconic, all-mountain ski that everybody knows—or at least thinks they know. Here’s our take.
Blister’s Iris Neary updates her review of the CAMP Pulse, one of the few combo climbing/skiing helmets on the market.
In a conversation about the Armada TSTw, you’ve got to discuss the Armada VJJ. See which one is the better fit for you.
In the fourth and final installment of the Blister ‘Best Of’ Awards, we end by breaking rules, paying homage, and issuing a challenge.
3 days, 3 feet of snow. We grabbed the new Bibby. Check out our update on its performance in trees and deep pow.
What are the best skis we’ve tested? More answers in part 3 of the Blister ‘Best Of’ Awards.
Let’s talk ski poles. Actually, let’s talk about really outstanding, adjustable-length, carbon fiber ski poles.
What are the best skis out there? More answers in part 2 of the Blister ‘Best Of’ Awards.
Over the past three seasons, we’ve ridden hundreds of skis over thousands of days. It’s time for us to weigh in on the best skis out there.
If you’re looking for a very quick, versatile, easy pow ski, the Automatic deserves to be on your short list.
Reviewer Scott Nelson found the Silas to be a stable, predictable, poppy park ski—with a few durability issues. (Granted, his skis take a lot of abuse.)
Blister reviewer Garrett Altmann is competing on the FWT this season, and we’re designing a custom ski for the occasion. Check it out.
Reviewer Dana Allen found the Soul 7 to be a fun, intuitive, versatile, and stable ski.
The One is a new “fun shape” ski from Volkl—except that it has very little in common with most of the fun-shaped skis out there. Very interesting, Volkl.
The Line Mr. Pollard’s Opus killed it in Niseko as a playful pow ski, and it turned Alta into a giant terrain park for Jason Hutchins.
In part four of our Two-Ski Quiver series, see which skis made the cut for Blister reviewers Jason Hutchins and Garrett Altmann.
Two-Ski Quiver, Part Three. See which skis made the cut for Blister reviewers Paul Forward and Lexi Dowdall.