While skate skiing gets a bad rep for being exceptionally difficult to learn, having the right gear is the first step to gliding your way into endorphin-induced bliss.
Ski gear is expensive, but it's also a long-term investment. I've found that the best stuff will last at least six seasons—if you take care of it properly. Here are eight tips to help you get the most out of your winter gear.
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.
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,...
Here are some tips to help you get into what can seem like an overwhelmingly expensive sport.
A surge in popularity has led to better alpine-touring and telemark skis, boots, and bindings.
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.
Don't wait to float atop the top two setups from this year's test at Powder Mountain, Utah.
These four winners dominated our annual ski test at Snowbird, Utah.
Feel like you’re having a field day, look like you could carve it up with the pros.
Intelligent designs that are up for anything—and so fun to ride that you’ll want to take them everywhere.
Hitting the sweet spots of girth and rocker, they'll keep you surfing powder all day.
New combinations of rocker, shape, and materials continue to drive innovation.
Buying new skis this year? Lucky you. We tested the latest designs, and these came out on top—so shop wisely.
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...