Skis

Recent Ski Reviews

Luke Koppa and Sam Shaheen review the Line Outline for Blister.

2019-2020 Line Outline

Eric Pollard and Line have created some iconic pow skis over the last decade. And next year, they’re releasing a brand-new one — the Outline. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, initial impressions, and Flash Review.

Luke Koppa, Sam Shaheen, and Jonathan Ellsworth review the Dynastar PR-OTO Factory for Blister

2018-2019 Dynastar PR-OTO Factory

It’s been a good year to test pow skis in Crested Butte, and the Dynastar PR-OTO Factory is one of the most surprising ones we’ve been on. Check out our full review and Deep Dive comparisons.

Jonathan Ellsworth reviews the Nordica Enforcer 88 for Blister

2019-2020 Nordica Enforcer 88

Next year Nordica will add yet another ski to their Enforcer lineup, and we have very high hopes for the new Enforcer 88. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions.

Luke Koppa reviews the Romp Skis 100 for Blister

2018-2019 Romp Skis 100

We recently worked with Romp Skis to build a custom ski, and you can learn more about their custom process, how we arrived at the design we did, and see our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the Romp Skis 100.

Luke Koppa reviews the Line Sir Francis Bacon for Blister

2019-2020 Line Sir Francis Bacon

The Line Sir Francis Bacon has been around in some form or another for well over a decade. Line is again redesigning it for 19/20, and the new ski has some unique updates. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, initial impressions, and Flash Review.

Blister reviews the Blizzard Zero G 105

2019-2020 Blizzard Zero G 105

Blizzard decided to overhaul their Zero G touring skis for 19/20, so the question (as always) is how similar or different are the new skis? Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the brand-new Zero G 105.

Luke Koppa reviews the Line Vision 108 for Blister

2019-2020 Line Vision 108

Line is launching a brand-new series of very light “freeride” skis next year, and they’ve earned our “Dying to Try It” award. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the Line Vision 108 to see why.

Luke Koppa reviews the 4FRNT Inthayne for Blister

2019-2020 4FRNT Inthayne

This year 4FRNT rider and ski builder, Thayne Rich, tweaked his signature playful pow ski. So what’s different with the new ski, and how does its design compare to the rest of the market? Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the 4FRNT Inthayne.

Luke Koppa reviews the Nordica Enforcer 104 Free for Blister

2019-2020 Nordica Enforcer 104 Free

Nordica is expanding their excellent Enforcer lineup for 19/20, and our managing editor might just explode if he doesn’t get on the new Enforcer 104 Free very soon. Check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the Enforcer 104 Free.

Sam Shaheen reviews the K2 Wayback 106 for Blister

2019-2020 K2 Wayback 106

K2 overhauled their touring skis this year, and after spending a lot of time on it in a wide range of conditions, you can now check out our full review of the widest ski in the series, the Wayback 106.

Sascha Anastas reviews the K2 Mindbender 98Ti Alliance for Blister

2019-2020 K2 Mindbender 98Ti Alliance

K2’s Mindbender series includes six brand-new women’s skis, and here you can check out our measured specs, rocker pics, and initial impressions of the women’s Mindbender 98Ti Alliance.

Luke Koppa and Sam Shaheen review the Folsom Trophy Carbon for Blister

2018-2019 Folsom Trophy Carbon

The Folsom Trophy Carbon is one of the few playful pow skis that’s light enough to tour on, and you can now check out our full review and Deep Dive comparisons.

Sam Shaheen and Luke Koppa review the Faction Prodigy 4.0 for Blister

2018-2019 Faction Prodigy 4.0

Want a ski that’s quick and playful while also being strong and damp? If so, the Prodigy 4.0 is worth a good look. Check out our full review and Deep Dive comparisons.

Kara Williard and Kristin Sinnott review the Blizzard Sheeva 10 for Blister

2018-2019 Blizzard Sheeva 10

The Blizzard Sheeva 10 has proved to be a very versatile ski — not only in terms of conditions and terrain, but also in the types of skiers it suits. Check out our full review for more.

Sam Shaheen and Luke Koppa review the Prior CBC for Blister

2019-2020 Prior CBC

The Prior CBC is very stiff, very playful, and most importantly — very good. Check out our full review of this freestyle pow ski.

How and where to save weight on your backcountry skiing setup; Blister

Saving Weight in Your Backcountry Ski Setup

Skis, boots, or bindings? Where should you look to cut weight in your backcountry ski touring setup, and where does it make sense to go a bit heavier? Check out our thoughts here, then let us know yours.