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Buyers Guide 2014 Alpine Boots Outside Online

The Best Alpine Boots of 2014

Field tested alpine boots for every type of skier.—Ari GoosenSalomon X-Pro 120BEST FOR: CustomizationEasy customization is the trend in alpine boots, and the X-Pro 120 ($699) is one of the easiest to...

Treat Your Feet Right

Great gear will only get you so far. Be kind to what you put in it. Here are some tips for taking care of your feet on the slopes.

Wigwam Xenon Pro

One pair of thin-to-midweight ski-specific socks is all you need. We’re fans of Wigwam’s Xenon Pro.

The 6 Best Alpine Boots of 2013

Your skis might be flashier, but your boots are the more critical piece of gear. You could roll the dice and buy online, but we highly recommend getting them the old-fashioned way: in person. The...

Custom ski boots

Custom Ski Boots

Skis may be sexier, but boots are more important: if they don’t fit properly, your technique will suffer.

Full Tilt Seth Morrison - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Full Tilt Seth Morrison - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Good for Resort Like the 1980s three-piece Raichle classic but with much-improved performance thanks to a stiffer, reinforced tongue. Big-mountain skiers will especially like the way its predictable...

Atomic Renu - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Atomic Renu - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Good for Resort The first alpine boot made from sustainable (and recyclable) materials, the Renu has a shell made with a castor-oil-based plastic, a cork insole, and a bamboo-fiber liner. Experts...

Lange Blaster Pro - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Lange Blaster Pro - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Good for Resort Ski patrollers, lifties, and anyone who likes to hike will love the new all-mountain Blaster. It skis as well as boots priced hundreds of dollars more and, thanks to a grippy outsole...

Rossignol Synergy Sensor 100 - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Rossignol Synergy Sensor 100 - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Good for Resort Testers were truly shocked: You're not supposed to be able to get a boot this good at this price. The key feature is the special plastic underfoot: It's formulated for optimum energy...

Tecnica Dragon 120 - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Tecnica Dragon 120 - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Thanks to its forgiving flex and an upright stance that makes for comfortable cruising all over the hill, the Dragon was our first choice for all-day skiing. "Advanced to expert skiers will love this...

Nordica Ace of Spades: Alpine Ski Boots Reviews

Nordica Ace of Spades: Alpine Ski Boots Reviews

Designed by Nordica's big-mountain and park athletes, the brand-new Ace of Spades has an upright stance designed to give you a solid, well-balanced platform for skiing switch and landing big airs....

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