Find and compare the best ski and splitboard boots with advice from the backcountry gear experts at Backpacker Magazine.
Most stable ski boot
Most versatile ski boot
Get in a perfect day tour with this 11-piece editor-tested setup
Happy feet make for a happy skier, so get the proper boots for the job.
Editors' choice for a fast-transition boot from the 2018 Fall/Winter Gear Guide.
A do-it-all splitboard boot that excels on the downhill.
The gold standard of touring boots gets lighter and stiffer.
A splitboard boot built for high-intensity ascents.
This splitboard-specific boot is ready to climb.
Walking is effortless with these futuristic boots.
This four-buckle boot is ultracustomizable.
The hardest-charging boot in our lineup actually has an incredible range of motion in walk mode.
This boot charges as hard as it climbs.
We loved this anatomically shaped featherlight on long, gentle tours.