Skis

2nd Look: Rossignol Squad 7

2nd Look: Rossignol Squad 7

Time for our 2nd Look at the Rossignol Squad 7, with more comparisons to other skis in its class.

2014-2015 Rossignol Squad 7

2014-2015 Rossignol Squad 7

While the previous version of the Squad 7 was quite fun in a wide range of terrain and conditions, the new Squad 7 is much more of a specialty tool.

2014-2015 Line Supernatural 100

2014-2015 Line Supernatural 100

The Line Supernatural 100 is a very solid new addition to the ~100mm category. Stable, snappy, nimble. Nice.

2013-2014 Wagner Custom Skis

2013-2014 Wagner Custom Skis

We’ve already covered the design process. Time now for Garrett Altmann to review the Wagner Custom skis he competed on for the Freeride World Tour.

2013-2014 Caravan SB 100

2013-2014 Caravan SB 100

The Caravan Skis SB 100′s soft flex makes it a fun, poppy, all-mountain ski that’s great for jibbing around the park.

2014-2015 Dynastar Cham 117

2014-2015 Dynastar Cham 117

The Dynastar Cham 117 is a relatively lightweight pow ski that is most at home in soft conditions and deep conditions.

2014-2015 Black Diamond AMPerage

2014-2015 Black Diamond AMPerage

Black Diamond tweaked the AMPerage and positioned it as an outstanding quiver of one. So we put 17 days on it in every condition to see if that’s true.

2013-2014 Voile Charger BC

2013-2014 Voile Charger BC

The Voile Charger BC is a touring ski that incorporates a waxless, fish scale pattern on the bases that are a real asset in certain backcountry situations.

2014-2015 Volkl Mantra

2014-2015 Volkl Mantra

The new 2014-2015 Mantra. We’ve now spent quite a bit of time on it, in two different lengths. The results were surprising.

2nd Look: Nordica Wildfire

2nd Look: Nordica Wildfire

Our 1st review of the Nordica Wildfire focused on big mountain lines. Our 2nd Look reports how this all-mountain ski fared in bumps, trees, and groomers.

2014-2015 Volkl V-Werks Katana

2014-2015 Volkl V-Werks Katana

We spent much of last season ignoring the Volkl V-Werks Katana. Turns out, that was a really stupid thing to do.

2013-2014 Blizzard Samba

2013-2014 Blizzard Samba

With rockered tips, traditional camber underfoot, and a slightly rockered tail, the Samba is a true all-mountain ski for strong intermediate-to-expert females.

2014-2015 Rossignol Experience 100

2014-2015 Rossignol Experience 100

The Rossignol Experience 100 is a serious ski that will reward you for bringing your A-game to the mountain.

2013-2014 Fischer Watea 96

2013-2014 Fischer Watea 96

The Fischer Watea 96 is a lightweight, directional ski that offers outstanding energy on groomers, is perfectly suitable for moguls, and can handle fluid, fall-line skiing in soft chop and powder.

2013-2014 Armada AR7

2013-2014 Armada AR7

What’s the most versatile park ski on the market? Probably the Armada AR7.

2014-2015 Moment Governor

2014-2015 Moment Governor

This is the 3rd version of the Moment Governor we’ve reviewed, and it is the best version we’ve reviewed.

2013-2014 DPS Spoon

2013-2014 DPS Spoon

The DPS Spoon has received a whole lot of buzz and media attention, but how does it actually perform? Time for an in-depth review.

Preview: 2014-2015 Rossignol Experience 100

Preview: 2014-2015 Rossignol Experience 100

A preview of Rossignol’s new Experience 100, a ski we’re very intrigued by for 3 reasons.

Preview: 2014-2015 Volkl Mantra

Preview: 2014-2015 Volkl Mantra

We preview the new 14/15 Volkl Mantra, with specs, rocker pics, and comparisons to the 13/14 Mantra and the 13/14 Blizzard Bonafide

2014-2015 Blizzard Peacemaker

2014-2015 Blizzard Peacemaker

The Blizzard Peacemaker is a freestyle-oriented, all-mountain ski that can be pushed much harder than most other playful, all-mtn twin tips.