There’s no such thing as a “beginner’s ski,” but there are skis that are good for beginners. Here’s our guide.
Q: Why don’t we see more outerwear designs combining both hardshell and softshell fabrics?
The Supernova is Sweet Protection’s entry into the world of high-end dry tops, and we A/B it against the very stiff competition.
Here are a few of our favorite women’s Fall boots.
The Inn at Steamboat is Blister’s newest Recommended Lodge. It offers a personalized experience in a location that’s perfect for exploring everything Steamboat has to offer.
The Troy Lee Designs D3 Carbon is a lightweight, good-looking full-face that offers great protection.
When it comes to speed and efficiency, the MSR Reactor stove system can’t be beat.
Update: The 4FRNT Devastator is one of the most stable, predictable skis we’ve tested in crud and variable conditions, and we’ve now put more time on it in soft chop and fresh powder.
Riders coming from a XC background will enjoy the Giant Anthem Advanced SX as their enduro bike, and downhillers will like it as their XC bike.
We take a first look at the Director, one of Whitedot’s most playful, versatile, and best selling skis.
The SCOTT Rock’Air is a lightweight ski that is very predictable—a great combination for ski touring and ski mountaineering.
The SkiLogik Powderball is a dead easy ski that’s a great choice for those who are new to pow skiing, or those who ski trees a lot on deeper days.
The Pearl Izumi Canyon Shorts and Superstar Skirt are lightweight and comfortable for biking, but it may be a good idea to try them on first.
In the next round of Blister’s ‘Best Of’ Awards, we talk about some of the best snowboards out there.
We’ve been talking a lot about ski quivers, here are our one-board quiver selections.
The Metolius Crag Station’s hybrid duffel / backpack design make it an attractive, efficient option for day trips to a crag.
The Keen Gallatin CNX is a lightweight, minimalist water shoe that still offers decent toe protection.
East Coast? All-Mountain? Park? What is the single best ski for handling all of the above? Our next reviewer weighs in.
The Breezer Repack Team has a unique suspension design and it may be the most efficient all mountain bike we’ve tested.
What’s Elastic Travel? What’s Forward Pressure? What’s a DIN setting? This guide covers these key terms and some differences between traditional tech and alpine bindings.