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Lange Comp Pro - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Lange Comp Pro - Alpine Boots: Reviews

You can't see the changes. But by tweaking the shape of the lower shell (it's more upright) and upper cuff (less forward lean), Lange has created the most responsive expert-level boot we've ever...

Atomic D2 VF 75 W - Alpine Skis: Reviews

Atomic D2 VF 75 W - Alpine Skis: Reviews

ALL MOUNTAIN Good for All Mountain Developing an easy-flexing ski that still offers hard-snow performance has long been the holy grail of ski design. With the World Cup–inspired D2 (or...

Lange Competite - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Lange Competite - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Good for All Mountain A first of its kind for expert women, the incredibly precise and powerful Competite is not your average girlie boot. The women-specific cuff is snug in all the right places,...

Nordica HR Pro 115W - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Nordica HR Pro 115W - Alpine Boots: Reviews

Good for All Mountain Our favorite all-mountain, intermediate to advanced-level boot this year. Based on the company's newest high-performance shell, the HR Pro has a lower cuff for women and a...

Nordica Hot Rod 105 - Alpine Skis: Reviews

Nordica Hot Rod 105 - Alpine Skis: Reviews

Good for Resort A slightly detuned version of Nordica's famed Speedmachine boot, the all-mountain Hot Rod skis incredibly well right out of the box. And because its boot board is rubberized...

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...

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...