2012 Telemark-Backcountry Skis Comparison Video An in-depth explanation and review of how to select and buy telemark & backcountry ski equipment in the backcountry skis category, comparing and contrasting the features of each product. Complete packages combining many of these models are also available.
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available sizes (cm): 171, 181, 191 Voile Charger BC skis are for serious backcountry skiing where the biggest mountains and the deepest snow await. With a minimum of 110cm underfoot and a rockered tip, the Charger BC is a true big mountain ski that sets itself apart with a positive waxless base pattern, enabling mobility on rolling terrain without the need for skins. Full length metal edges. Ideally partners with plastic-shelled backcountry-telemark ski boots... $625.00
available sizes (cm): 160, 170, 180 Voile Vector BC skis are what backcountry dreams are made of! Taking their award-winning full metal edge Vector skis and adding a fish scale waxless skis base, Voile Skis has created the ultimate backcountry touring-telemark skis capable of tackling virtually any terrain and conditions you can point it at. Climb up without skins and ski down without limits. Matches well with plastic-shelled backcountry-telemark ski boots... $575.00
OVER 13% OFF NOW! available sizes (cm): 165, 175, 185 123mm / 90mm / 120mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) Rossignol BC125 skis are the widest Rossignol skis in the aggressive, backcountry touring, metal edge, waxless category. The ultimate high-performance, all-terrain vehicle that stays afloat in deep, soft snow and busts through heavy, wet crud. If your goal is carving sweet telemark turns in snow filled bowls, and secret tree lines, these beauties are the ticket... Regular price: $430.00 Sale price: $369.95
OVER 15% OFF NOW! available sizes (cm): 169, 179, 189 110mm / 78mm / 95mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) The upgraded 2014 Rossignol BC110 Positrack skis, with added rockered tip technology and lowered ski camber, serve up high performance back country / telemark adventure. Wide platform and full-length metal edges deliver the goods for whatever terrain and conditions encountered, including deep powder, crud and ice. Ideal sidecut for carving natural downhill or telemark turns on the way down. The BC 110 are waxless skis with excellent grip on the uphills and efficient kick & glide striding on the flats and rollers... Regular price: $390.00 Sale price: $329.95
20% OFF NOW! available sizes (cm): 165, 175, 185, 195 109mm / 78mm / 95mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) The Madshus Annum (formerly Karhu XCD Guide) are ultra-fat waxless backcountry skis for superb flotation on deep soft snow and fresh powder. Dramatic progressive sidecut and taper design for amazing telemark turns on the descents. Full metal edges and proprietary MGV (Multi Grip Variations) - Omnitrack solid grip add a perfect blend of optimal control when breaking trail and climbing... Regular price: $370.00 Sale price: $296.00
DISCONTINUED and/or UNAVAILABLE 109mm / 78mm / 95mm (ski width tip/waist/tail) The 2013 Madshus Annum skis are a high-performance backcountry touring tool with no restrictions or boundaries, as well as serving up sweet and savory free-heel telemark turns in snow filled bowls, hidden glades and secret tree lines. Waxless ski base with under foot fishscales forgo the need for climbing skins on the rolling ascents... $370.00
20% OFF NOW! available sizes (cm): 165, 175, 185, 195 99mm / 68mm / 84mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) Madshus Epoch MGV - Omni skis (formerly Karhu XCD 10th Mountain) are a wide platform, waxless backcountry ski for great flotation on deep, soft snow and fresh powder. Includes slightly stiffer camber for more versatility in varying snow conditions to retain responsive downhill performance and touring efficiency. Executes dynamic telemark turns on the way down. Full metal edges and solid grip for control when breaking trail and climbing... Regular price: $340.00 Sale price: $272.00
20% OFF NOW! available sizes (cm): 165, 175, 185, 195, 205 83mm / 62mm / 70mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) Madshus Eon MGV - Omni skis (formerly Karhu XCD GT) deliver a true blending of cross country and telemark ski design, ideal for serious backcountry touring on the climb up, run down and extended kick & glide sessions. Full metal edges with dynamic camber for total versatility and control in all snow conditions. Bottom line, the Eon is considered by many to be the ultimate multi-tool ski... Regular price: $295.00 Sale price: $236.00
OVER 39% OFF NOW! SUPER SALE available sizes (cm): 165, 175, 185, 195 Available in both waxable and waxless ski choices, the 2013 Madshus Eon skis are the perfect multi-tool for winter adventure, no matter how remote the destination may be. Serious, performance minded backcountry skiers will find the Eon to be a great choice, ideally balancing cross country kick stride touring on the flats, rollers and uphills, along with easy maneuvering telemark skiing when pointed downhill. Full metal edges with dynamic camber for total control and versatility... Regular price: $340.00 Sale price: $207.95
DISCONTINUED and/or UNAVAILABLE 110mm / 66mm / 96mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) Think of the 2014 Alpina X Terrain skis as the ultimate SUV of BC skis. Fat platform, telemark skis with full-metal edges for serious back country skiers seeking deep snow and fresh powder, but know they'll just as likely find themselves hammering the crud. Ultra-wide shovel (ski tip region) & tail for snow flotation with aggressive sidecut design for quick, snappy and true telemark turns. Posi-Grip waxless skis for incredible climbing too... $299.95
OVER 14% OFF NOW! available sizes (cm): 160, 170, 180, 190 70mm / 60mm / 65mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) Rossignol BC70 Positrack waxless skis are for all-around backcountry adventure and gets the job done in ski tracks if desired. Wide platform and full metal edges offer superb performance in all conditions from deep powder to ice. On steeps the BC 70 carves beautiful turns too... Regular price: $280.00 Sale price: $239.95
OVER 12% OFF NOW! available sizes (cm): 159, 169, 179, 189 112mm / 78mm / 95mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) Featuring a unique rocker design, the Fischer S-Bound 112 skis are true high-performance, caffeine infused backcountry touring - telemark skis. For anyone focused on making downhill turns in deep snow, as well as encountering crud and ice. Wide profile, ample and aggressive sidecut with full metal edges deliver great flotation and easy turns with optimum downhill control. Waxless skis with fantastic grip on the uphills and touring mode... Regular price: $399.00 Sale price: $349.95
10% OFF NOW! The BlueBird Day Ski Leashes not only work to keep your skis attached, they are super easy to use without having to ever remove your gloves or mittens -- simply grasp ski leash cable with fist and pull upwards to open the jaws. Made of highest quality materials. Sold as a pair... Regular price: $20.00 Sale price: $17.95
available sizes (cm): 159, 169, 179, 189 98mm / 69mm / 88mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) Fischer S-Bound 98 skis are a slightly toned down version of the S-Bound 112 model. Features the same unique rocker technology. Superb versatility in a variety of backcountry settings, from extended backcountry touring and hut to hut skiing to performing flawlessly on the downhills. Full metal edges and performs equally well in fresh powder, crud and ice. Waxless skis with fantastic grip on the uphills and touring mode... Regular price: $369.00 Sale price: $319.95
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(ski width tip/middle/tail) Marquette backcountry skis are truly a technological marvel. With an ultra-fat platform, short length and early-rising tips you can think of them as 30% snowshoes, 70% backcountry skis and 100% fun! For all ranges of backcountry experiences, from casual touring to high-performance downhill skiing in snow filled bowls, avalanche slides, and secret tree lines... $188.95
available sizes (cm): 159,169,179,189 /font> 88mm / 68mm / 78mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) Fischer S-Bound 88 skis are performance back country touring, full metal edge, waxless skis that are a universally versatile solution for efficient kicking & gliding on flat and rolling terrain, while never missing the opportunity to ramp up the excitement with powder shots and downhill thrills. The mid-fat profile, ample sidecut, and lively camber deliver fun in all conditions... Regular price: $369.00 Sale price: $319.95
DISCONTINUED and/or UNAVAILABLE 102mm / 64mm / 87mm (ski width tip/middle/tail) The 2014 Alpina Lite Terrain skis pair well with adventurous back country exploring skiers, taking on a wide variety of terrain and snow conditions. Universally designed for great kick and glide, excellent grip on hilly traverses and ascents and solid, controlled and responsive turns on the ascents. Full metal edges with Posi-Grip waxless, maintenance free ski bases... $269.95
DISCONTINUED and/or UNAVAILABLE The 2013 Madshus Epoch skis feature no wax bases and full-length metal edges. Retains the performance and functionality found on wider platform skis in the back country touring-telemark category. Deep snow, fresh powder flotation, tele turns on the downs and grip for the ups. Epoch offers a camber slightly stiffer for piloting through the best and worst of snow conditions, as well as downhill control and kick striding efficiency... $340.00
DISCONTINUED and/or UNAVAILABLE The Voile Universal Runaway Straps are an essential addition to any backcountry telemark ski setup. These ski leashes ensure your skis will remain nearby should you ever fall and separate yourself from your skis and bindings... $13.95
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