Skis

Recent Ski Reviews

Blister reviews the Volkl Secret 102

2019-2020 Volkl Secret 102

Volkl is making some important updates to their 19/20 women’s Freeride line, including the new Secret 102. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions.

Sam Shaheen, Jonathan Ellsworth, and Luke Koppa review the K2 Mindbender 99Ti for Blister

2019-2020 K2 Mindbender 99Ti

We had three reviewers on two different lengths of K2’s new Mindbender 99Ti, and you can now check out our full review.

Luke Koppa reviews the J Skis Friend for BLISTER

2019-2020 J Skis The Friend

This season we spent time on another length of the J Skis Friend and have added an update on the 183 cm version of J’s pow ski.

Luke Koppa reviews the Volkl Revolt 121 for Blister

2019-2020 Volkl Revolt 121

The new Volkl Revolt 121 stood out this spring across a broad range of conditions and surprisingly deep snow. Check out our full review and Deep Dive on the site for more on this playful pow ski.

Blister reviews the DPS Alchemist Wailer 106 C2

2019-2020 DPS Alchemist Wailer 106 C2

DPS is updating their Wailer 106 for 19/20, and you can check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the new Wailer A106 C2.

Luke Koppa and Sam Shaheen review the 4FRNT Inthayne for Blister

2019-2020 4FRNT Inthayne

This season we had two reviewers spending time on 4FRNT’s playful pow ski, the Inthayne, and you can now check out our full review.

Luke Koppa reviews the Armada Tracer 98 for Blister

2019-2020 Armada Tracer 98

Armada is tweaking their Tracer 98 for 19/20 in order to be more competitive with the growing class of ~100mm-wide backcountry and 50/50 skis. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions to see what they changed.

Luke Koppa reviews the Fischer Ranger 94 FR for Blister

2019-2020 Fischer Ranger 94 FR

When Fischer announced a narrower version of their excellent Ranger 102 FR, we were instantly intrigued. Now you can check out our full review to see how the new Ranger 94 FR performs, and what type of skier will like it most.

Jonathan Ellsworth reviews the ON3P Woodsman 108 for Blister

2019-2020 ON3P Woodsman 108

ON3P just launched an entirely new line of skis — the Woodsman series — to slot between their directional chargers and their playful freestyle skis. You can now check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions, and Flash Review of the Woodsman 108.

Luke Koppa reviews the Liberty evolv 100 for Blister

2019-2020 Liberty evolv 100

Compared to the current crop of 100mm-wide skis out there, Liberty is going in a different direction with their new evolv 100. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions.

Luke Koppa reviews the Amplid Facelift 108 for Blister

2019-2020 Amplid Facelift 108

For those people who like to skin up for their turns and then slash, spin, and play around on the way down, the Amplid Facelift 108 is a very good option. Check out our full review.

Sascha Anastas reviews the Salomon QST Lumen 99 for Blister

2019-2020 Salomon QST Lumen 99

Along with their unisex QST skis, Salomon is also updating the women’s versions of their popular QST line of all-mountain skis. So, what’s different? Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the 19/20 QST Lumen 99.

Sam Shaheen, Luke Koppa, and Jonathan Ellsworth review the 4FRNT MSP 107 for Blister

2019-2020 4FRNT MSP 107

4FRNT says the MSP 107 “is intuitive from the first turn instilling a higher level of confidence everywhere on the mountain.” Check out our full review to see how we’d characterize the ski.

Luke Koppa reviews the Faction Chapter 1.0 for Blister

2019-2020 Faction Chapter 1.0

Faction is bringing back the Chapter name to their lineup for 19/20, but these new Chapter skis are nothing like the previous skis that shared their name. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the Chapter 1.0.

Eric Freson, Sam Shaheen, and Jonathan Ellsworth review the Faction Dictator 4.0 for Blister

2019-2020 Faction Dictator 4.0

We’ve now had 3 reviewers on Faction’s big-mountain charger, the Dictator 4.0. Check out our full review for each of their takes.

Luke Koppa reviews the Liberty evolv 90 for Blister

2019-2020 Liberty evolv 90

For 19/20, Liberty is launching a brand-new line of skis that’s reportedly a blend of their V and Origin skis. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the new evolv 90.