Ski Reviews

Find and compare the best skis and ski gear on the market with gear reviews from the backcountry experts at Backpacker Magazine.

Start Backcountry Skiing With This Perfect Kit

Staying away from resort crowds this winter? The backcountry can offer solitude, a wilderness experience, and the satisfaction of earning your turns. These gear picks will help you make the most of lung-busting uphills and whoop-worthy descents.