The Thule Pulse Alpine Cargo Box is a durable, efficient, and aerodynamic option that can keep your sports gear safe, valuables dry, and fuel efficiency at an all-time high. Despite not having a very high carrying capacity for all of your gear, this cargo box can work well to store skis, poles, and other sporting accessories that would be too bulky to fit in your trunk.
The Thule Complete CrossRoad System is a durable, high-quality, and secure system that works well on most cars. Even though this system will make a little bit of whistling noise while driving, if you can put aside the minor issue, you will have a versatile, functional, and heavy-duty system that will last you multiple years.
The Tecnica Cochise 130 DYN Ski Boot for men is a durable, customizable, and adjustable boot that works well for use in tough terrain. Despite being a bit heavy and having a limited ‘walk’ mode, this boot can be used in a variety of activities in tough terrain and weather conditions, showing the versatility and heavy-duty nature of this boot.
The Scarpa Freedom RS Alpine Touring Boot is a versatile, comfortable, and high-quality boot that works well in for uphilling in the resort and sidecountry adventures. Despite being expensive and heavier than other choices, its compatibility, comfort, and ease-of-use make this a good option for those who want a burly and versatile touring boot.
The POC Auric Cut Helmet is a breathable, comfortable, and high-quality option that can work well in a variety of weather conditions for all-day use. Even though there are some questions about the fit of the helmet, once you find the size that works for you, this helmet will provide ample protection, ventilation, and a snug fit that can keep your head secure for all-day use on the slopes.
The Nordica Enforcer 100 Ski is a durable, versatile, and lightweight option that works well on a variety of surfaces and snow conditions. Even though this ski does not have the most forgiving material, it is up to personal preference to determine if they like this functional, grippy, and long-lasting ski.
The Intuition Pro Tongue Liner for men is a moldable, comfortable, and aggressive option that works well for advanced skiers who want to get a high-performing and aggressive liner for their boots. Despite being a little stiff for some people, once you get used to the fit, this liner will provide a performance-oriented fit that can help you on the toughest of runs.
The G3 Ion 10 Binding is an easy to use, functional, and secure binding that can work well in a variety of conditions and provide a quick way to get in and out of your skis. With an innovative technology that is easy for both beginners and advanced skiers to use, this could be a good choice for any level of backcountry skier who wants an efficient, safety-minded, and reliable binding.
The Fischer Travers Carbon Alpine Touring Boot is a durable, protective, and adjustable boot that is made for those who do ultralight touring and mountaineering. Even though these boots are not compatible with every single crampon, this touring boot provides a secure and personalized fit at a minimal weight.
The Dragon X2 Goggles provide ample visibility, all-day comfort, and versatility to wear in many different weather situations on the slopes. Due to the ability to quickly change out your lenses in just a few seconds, this can provide either a very fast lens change, or the unfortunate loss of a lens due to the easy-to-disengage connection – it’s up to you to decide if this risk is worth the enhanced clarity, vividness and swap-out speed.