Skis

Recent Ski Reviews

Luke Koppa reviews the Moment Deathwish for Blister

2019-2020 Moment Deathwish

While it’s been around for quite a while now, the Deathwish is still unlike most skis on the market. And for 19/20, it’s getting tweaked. We have both the 184 cm and 190 cm versions of the new ski, and you can check out our First Look for more info.

Blister reviews the 2019-2020 4FRNT Renegade

2019-2020 4FRNT Renegade

The 4FRNT Renegade has been Eric Hojorleifson’s go-to ski for many years now, and 4FRNT tweaked it again for 19/20. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the latest iteration of Hoji’s venerable pow ski.

Blister reviews the Folsom Blister Pro 104

2019-2020 Folsom Blister Pro 104

We recently talked about the everyday, all-mountain ski we’ve been developing with Folsom, and you can now check our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the result: the Folsom Blister Pro 104.

Paul Forward reviews the Liberty Genome for Blister

2019-2020 Liberty Genome

Summer in the Northern Hemisphere officially ends tomorrow, and just in case that’s got you down, we thought we’d get you dreaming of skiing deep pow on super-fat skis. So check out our full review of the 140mm-wide Liberty Genome.

Jonathan Ellsworth and Luke Koppa review the DPS Foundation Koala 119 for Blister

2019-2020 DPS Foundation Koala 119

UPDATE: After we published our review of the DPS Koala F119, Dash Longe — who had a large role in the creation of the ski — shared his assessment of our review, then offered his own take on the ski and its purpose. Check out what Dash had to say.

Luke Koppa discusses on Blister where to save and keep weight in a backcountry-skiing setup

Saving Weight in Your Backcountry Ski Setup

Next up in our ‘Saving Weight in Your Backcountry Ski Setup’ series, reviewer Luke Koppa weighs in, and discusses where he cuts weight in his backcountry-ski setups throughout the year, from mid-winter pow hunting, to masochistic summer missions.

Luke Koppa reviews the Moment Wildcat Tour 108 for Blister

2019-2020 Moment Wildcat Tour 108

Moment now makes 4 different skis under the “Wildcat” name, including the Wildcat Tour 108. So how does the Tour 108’s design compare to the other Wildcats, and to other touring skis on the market? Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions.

Luke Koppa reviews the Blizzard Rustler 10 for Blister

2019-2020 Blizzard Rustler 10

Blizzard is making some updates to their playful all-mountain ski, the Rustler 10, and you can check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the 19/20 Rustler 10 to see how big those updates are.

Blister reviews the Moment Wildcat 108

2019-2020 Moment Wildcat 108

You’ve been asking, and now we can finally weigh in on the Moment Wildcat 108 (in two lengths). Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions.

Blister reviews the 2020 Salomon QST Stella 106

2019-2020 Salomon QST Stella 106

The overhauled Salomon QST Stella 106 now looks like it stands out a lot more in the women’s ski market. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions to see why.

Cy Whitling reviews the Moment Deathwish Tour for Blister

2019-2020 Moment Deathwish Tour

Moment just released a new version of their Deathwish — the Deathwish Tour. And after spending time on it this past season, we think the new ski stands out in the touring market. Check out our full review.

Luke Koppa reviews the Shaggy's Ahmeek 105 for Blister

2019-2020 Shaggy’s Ahmeek 105

Shaggy’s is a relatively new brand that’s making skis in Michigan, and the Ahmeek 105 is their do-everything all-mountain ski that has several very interesting design elements. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions.

Sam Shaheen reviews the Arc'teryx Alpha SK 32 Backpack for Blister

Arc’teryx Alpha SK 32 Backpack

This year Arc’teryx released a very minimalist backcountry ski / snowboard pack. So, how does the new Alpha SK 32 compare to more traditional options, and what do you gain and lose by going with this fast-and-light pack?

Jonathan Ellsworth and Luke Koppa review the ON3P Woodsman 108 for Blister

2019-2020 ON3P Woodsman 108

We’ve now had three reviewers on ON3P’s new Woodsman 108, and it’s time to weigh in on how their newest all-mountain ski performs, and how it compares to their Wrenegade 108, their Jeffrey 108 (and in our Deep Dive Comparisons, pretty much every other relevant ski on the market). Check it out.

Kara Williard reviews the K2 Mindbender 115C Alliance for Blister.

2019-2020 K2 Mindbender 115C Alliance

The new Mindbender 115C Alliance is the widest women’s ski in K2’s 19/20 lineup, but we think its versatility makes it a very appealing option for a lot of skiers. Check out our full review, including comparisons to the Nordica Santa Ana 110 and Blizzard Sheeva 11.

Luke Koppa reviews the Salomon QST 118 for Blister

2019-2020 Salomon QST 118

Along with the rest of the Salomon QST skis, the widest ski in the brand’s lineup, the QST 118, is getting some updates for 19/20. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the new QST 118.