This is a very tricky time of year and you’ve got two choices. You can either let the web cam shots posted by your local ski resort drive you crazy, or you can channel that energy into something productive and read up on the top 9 skis for 2015. Browse the best of the best skis and be ready when those lifts fire up at your favorite hill.
Line kicks things off with a set for him and a pair for her that do nothing but destroy. The Line Sick Day 95 Skis and the Line Soulmate 90 Celebrity Skis both strike that magical balance of powder playfulness and downhill righteousness. It isn’t often that a duo of planks comes around that you can mount up and duck the lines to slash the fresh in the backcountry or launch up and out of the halfpipe. Both the Sick Day and the Soulmate are that once in a lifetime opportunity. Get some.
The Volkl Mantra skis beg you to forget everything you thought you knew about all-mountain models and point them at any piece of the mountain for a truly unique performance. A masterful blend of girth, precision and power allow you to smear some snow wherever you go.
No top ski list is complete without at least a couple mentions of Blizzard goodness. The Blizzard Bonafide Skis once again rule the mid-wide roost with their supernatural combo of speed, versatility, and grip. If the mountain isn’t offering that ideal powder situation, the Blizzard Cochise Skis are the ones you want. Never again must you fear chunked up, tracked, rutted out snow, because the Cochise was forged in the fires of adversity.
Most skis ride well in good snow, but the Atomic Theory skis are the set you want for every condition. When others are heading for the lodge because of iciness, you’ll continue to crush, cut, and cultivate massively fun runs.
Rossignol is basically the grandpappy of skis. Old and wise, this brand has the history and wherewithal to deliver all kinds of top 10 action. Dudes, here is not one, but two amazing options for you: the Rossignol Soul 7 Skis and the Rossignol Experience 88 Skis. Both sets are basically a magic lamp that expels a genie each time they touch snow, but you get unlimited wishes!
No matter what conditions or terrain lies in wait, you’ve got the magic carpet to ride it all with the Rossignol Soul 7 and Experience 88 Skis. Ah yes, and for the ladies, the Rossignol Savory 7 Skis are equally equipped to handle it all with an authority that will undoubtedly shame the boys who will be relegated to sucking your snow dust.
So, which of the top 10 skis for 2015 calls to you? Heed their voice, take them home, and dial in the perfect wax job so you are ready to ride once the snow is piled up.