Little brother to the beefy Guardian 16. This binding suits a wide range of freeride-oriented skiers who want downhill performance with hike and ride capability. Designed for freeskiing mortals as opposed to test pilots and alpha-rippers, the Guardian 13 delivers lots of power and punch for driving wide big-mountain boards.
- Low profile chassis features a lower stand height (26mm) for greater stability and enhanced terrain feedback.
- Oversized 80mm platform enables maximum lateral power for driving modern wide skis.
- Features a hike and ride switch that is easily engaged with a ski pole so you don't need to remove your skis to switch between modes.
- Toe piece has a flat nose and 90 degree pivot for optimal climbing performance. Removable brake.
- Small fits sole length 265-320mm. Large fits sole length 305-360mm.
|Ideal for||Alpine touring|
The release setting determines how easily the binding will release the ski boot from the ski is the skier falls.
|Maximum compatible brake||130mm|
Mode change without exit
Enables you to go from touring to descent mode without removing your skis.