Ski Gear

What's the Best Gear for a Resort Powder Day?

Admit it: Most of us don't get more than one or two true powder days per season. So when there are 18 inches of fresh under the chair, you better be ready to maximize your turns.

What's the Best Ski Gear for Women This Season?

Ah, the ski kit. So many variables. Are you bombing the steeps in Jackson or hiking for turns in Whistler? The best set-up will be versatile enough to accommodate different weather, snow conditions,...

The Best Backcountry Ski Boots of 2015

You might not know where you're headed (and that's half the fun), but you'll be in good hands getting there strapped into these versatile backcountry boots.

The Standout Skis of 2015

Buying new skis this year? Lucky you. We tested the latest designs, and these came out on top—so shop wisely.

A Hero Snow Masterpiece

The first company to create twin tips, Line was conceived in the mid-nineties to disrupt long-standing assumptions about how skis should look and perform. Today that anti-establishment philosophy...

Rossignol Super 7 Skis of the Year

Rossi is the industry leader when it comes to balancing rocker (upturned tip and tail), camber (for edge hold and glide), and taper (the pin shape in the front and back, which delivers a loose feel...

Beast 16 Bindings

The first 16-DIN tech binding, the new Beast features a “return to center” toe piece. As you ski, the binding deflects to absorb shock. It’s one of the reasons, safety-wise, alpine-style bindings...