Skis

2015-2016 Parlor Skis Cardinal 100

2015-2016 Parlor Skis Cardinal 100

Parlor Skis is a custom manufacturer in Boston, and their Cardinal 100 has stood up very well against several of the best all-mountain skis in its class.

2015-2016 Blizzard Bonafide

2015-2016 Blizzard Bonafide

With the new Bonafide, Blizzard managed to make a very good all mountain ski even better.

2015-2016 Coalition Snow Abyss

2015-2016 Coalition Snow Abyss

Coalition Snow is a new company designing skis by women, for women. So far, we’ve been very impressed by their powder ski, the Abyss.

2015-2016 Moment Tallac

2015-2016 Moment Tallac

The Moment Tallac is a purpose-built touring ski that won’t wear you out on the way up, while providing a solid ride on the way down.

La Sportiva Spectre

La Sportiva Spectre

Update: the La Sportiva Spectre has stood as one of the most adjustable and best values in AT boots—and it’s been updated to provide a better fit.

2015-2016 ON3P Jeffrey 114

2015-2016 ON3P Jeffrey 114

If you’re looking for a ski that will allow you to Trick or Charge, the ON3P Jeffrey 114 is as good as anything we’ve been on.

Thule Sonic Alpine Cargo Box

Thule Sonic Alpine Cargo Box

Thule’s Sonic Alpine Cargo Box looks great, doesn’t kill your gas mileage, and will keep your gear clean and dry.

2015-2016 Fischer Ranger W 98

2015-2016 Fischer Ranger W 98

Fischer has created a hybrid ski for use in the resort and out. Check out where we think the Ranger W 98 is most in its element.

2nd Look: Volkl Aura

2nd Look: Volkl Aura

In this 2nd Look, we focus on the Aura’s groomer and powder performance.

2015-2016 Romp Skis 106

2015-2016 Romp Skis 106

Romp built two custom skis for Blister from the same mold, but with very different designs. Here’s our review of the second, freestyle-oriented ski.

2015-2016 Moment Tahoe

2015-2016 Moment Tahoe

The Moment Tahoe is no joke. And when it comes to making big turns at very high speeds, we haven’t skied anything that rivals it.

2015-2016 DPS Wailer 112RP2 Tour1

2015-2016 DPS Wailer 112RP2 Tour1

DPS has released a line of light, touring-specific skis with their new “Tour1″ construction, and we’ve been putting in some time on the Wailer 112RP2 Tour1 in Alaska.

2015-2016 Nordica Enforcer

2015-2016 Nordica Enforcer

Nordica’s new Enforcer is a fantastic all-mountain ski, with a blend of quickness, smoothness, and stability that we haven’t seen from a ski in this class.

2015-2016 Blizzard Spur

2015-2016 Blizzard Spur

Update: we’ve added a 2nd review of the Spur by Paul Forward, conducted while heli & resort skiing in Alaska.

2015-2016 Whitedot Director

2015-2016 Whitedot Director

For an all-mountain charger of this width, the Whitedot Director is the best we’ve tested in deep powder.

2015-2016 Moment Ghost Train

2015-2016 Moment Ghost Train

The Moment Ghost Train is a weird looking pow ski that may force us to turn the expression “two-faced” into a compliment.

2015-2016 Blizzard Cochise

2015-2016 Blizzard Cochise

We’ve been A/B-ing the current and the new Blizzard Cochise, so here’s our first review on its soft snow performance.

Preview: 2015-2016 Nordica Enforcer

Preview: 2015-2016 Nordica Enforcer

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For 15/16, Nordica is bringing back the Enforcer—at least in name, and perhaps in character, too.

2015-2016 Whitedot Redeemer

2015-2016 Whitedot Redeemer

The Whitedot Redeemer sits between more playful, forward-mounted pow skis and more substantial, traditionally-shaped skis. The less you feel like choosing sides, the more interesting you’ll find the Redeemer.

Video: 2015-2016 Blizzard Cochise

Video: 2015-2016 Blizzard Cochise

We’ve been putting quite a bit of time on the new Blizzard Cochise. Our first review drops on Sunday.