Skis

Recent Ski Reviews

2020-2021 4FRNT Raven

For the 20/21 season, 4FRNT is offering a new, special edition of their excellent Raven ski. Check out our First Look & Flash Review for more on this collab with Eric Hjorleifson & Pomoca, and how the newest Raven compares to the rest of the market.

Jonathan Ellsworth and Luke Koppa review the Black Crows Atris for Blister in Crested Butte, Colorado.

2020-2021 Black Crows Atris

This past season we had two reviewers spending time on the latest iteration of the playful “big-mountain” ski in the Black Crows lineup, the Atris, and you can now check out our full review & Deep Dive comparisons.

Luke Koppa and Jonathan Ellsworth review the Dynastar M-Pro 99 for Blister in Crested Butte, Colorado.

2020-2021 Dynastar M-Pro 99

The M-Pro 99 follows a long line of Dynastar’s directional freeride skis, and we think this new ski represents both an interesting departure and an interesting addition to the lineup. Check out our full review and Deep Dive comparisons.

Luke Koppa reviews the K2 Reckoner 102 for Blister in Crested Butte, Colorado.

2020-2021 K2 Reckoner 102

Many skis on the market are pretty good at a lot of things but consequently don’t really stand out in any particular aspect. Given that, the ultra-playful, yet surprisingly versatile K2 Reckoner 102 is a refreshing change of pace — check out our full review & Deep Dive comparisons.

Luke Koppa reviews the Kastle FX106 HP for Blister in Crested Butte, Colorado.

2020-2021 Kastle FX106 HP

The Kastle FX106 HP is a ski that’s quick & lively but that some skiers will still be able to ski quite hard. Check out our Full Review & Deep Dive comparisons to see if it’d be a good fit for you.

Luke Koppa reviews the Salomon Stance 90 for Blister

2020-2021 Salomon Stance 90

New for 20/21, the Salomon Stance 90 is a metal-laminate all-mountain ski with a design that has us excited about its potential versatility. Check out our First Look to see why.

Luke Koppa reviews the Movement Fly Two 115 for Blister

2020-2021 Movement Fly Two 115

Movement’s Fly Two collection is targeted at skiers who like to take a playful approach to the mountain, and their Fly Two 115 in particular has us very excited about its potential to be both playful and stable. Check out our First Look to see why.

Kristin Sinnott reviews the Nordica Santa Ana 93 for Blister in Crested Butte, Colorado

2020-2021 Nordica Santa Ana 93

Nordica is overhauling their women’s all-mountain Santa Ana skis for the 20/21 season, and you can check out our First Look & Flash Review of the Santa Ana 93 for more on what’s changed, what hasn’t, and how the new ski’s design compares to the rest of the market.

Luke Koppa reviews the Whitedot Altum 114 for Blister in Crested Butte, Colorado.

2020-2021 Whitedot Altum 114

The Whitedot Altum 114 is one of those skis that we think a very wide range of skiers will like, from those always looking for natural features to hit, to those who ski with a more directional style. Check out our Full Review & Deep Dive comparisons.

Luke Koppa reviews the Majesty Vanguard for Blister

2020-2021 Majesty Vanguard

New for 20/21, the Majesty Vanguard is a lightweight, twin-tipped, and strong 118mm-wide ski — a combination we don’t see all that often. Check out our First Look & Flash Review for more on this new big-mountain ski.

Luke Koppa reviews the J Skis Hotshot for Blister

2020-2021 J Skis Hotshot

From directional skiers to those throwing tricks, many of our reviewers really like the J Skis Metal. For 20/21, J is replacing the Metal with the new Hotshot, and those same reviewers are pretty excited about this new metal-laminate ski. Check out our First Look for more info.

Sam Shaheen reviews the Moment Wildcat Tour 108 for Blister

2020-2021 Moment Wildcat Tour 108

This past year we spent time on the Wildcat Tour 108 in a wide range of conditions, and you can now check out our Full Review & Deep Dive comparisons.

Eric Freson reviews the Moment Commander 118 for Blister in Crested Butte, Colorado.

2019-2020 Moment Commander 118

We like honest and accurate descriptions of gear, and Moment’s note about their Commander 118 being “not for the faint of heart” is accurate. Check out our full review for more details about this big-mountain charger.

Luke Koppa reviews the Majesty Superwolf for Blister

2020-2021 Majesty Superwolf

Majesty is overhauling their touring lineup for 20/21, and the new, 91mm-wide Superwolf looks like it shares a lot in common with some of our favorite skis in this class. Check out our First Look & Flash Review.

2020-2021 Line Blade

In these uncertain times, we figured it’d be a good time to look back on one of the most odd, yet very fun skis we got on this year, the Line Blade. Check out our full review & Deep Dive comparisons of this super-tight-radius, metal-laminate, all-mountain ski.

Luke Koppa reviews the Movement Alp Tracks 106 for Blister

2020-2021 Movement Alp Tracks 106

We’re reviewing a few new skis from Movement, starting with one of the lightest skis we’ve weighed, the Alp Tracks 106. Check out our First Look for more on this ultralight “free touring” ski.