We gave Scarpa’s Alien RS a “Best Of” award in our 18/19 Winter Buyer’s Guide, saying its performance almost created a new class of boot. Now you can check out our full review for more info on how it compares to several other lightweight touring boots.
The previous Lange XT 130 Freetour was one of the best tech-binding-compatible AT ski boots we’ve used in terms of downhill performance, and Lange updated it this year. So how similar or different is the new Lange XT Free 130?
Next year, Fischer is entering the lightweight touring / resort boot market with their Ranger Free series. We’ve been spending time in the Ranger Free 130 and comparing it to some of the other boots in this category, and you can now check out our review.