A cross between a snowshoe and a backcountry ski, the WAP are fun for quick hits on local hills or forest slopes. At 120mm underfoot, and 129cm long, you can expect a healthy amount of float with easy maneuvrability. Climb efficiently and ski down without the expense or complex setup of a ski touring setup. Changing from skinning to skiing doesn't even require a mode change.
- OAC braid box construction.
- Compression resistant elastic foam core is strong and flexible.
- Unicoat ski base is tough and liquid wax friendly for the ultimate ease of use.
- Integrated high quality synthetic skin provides durable and reliable traction.
- Aluminum and fiberglass reinforcement at binding area ensures a solid connection.
- EA bindings are easy to adjust, use and are compatible with most winter footwear.
- Bindings require mounting on skis.
|Ideal for||Off-track touring|
Sandwich and combination construction is generally used for big freeride-style skis while the lighter structural cap type of construction is more commonly found on cross-country skis.
Often called "fish scale" skis, waxless skis are designed so you don't need to apply kick wax. However, you may still want to apply glide wax for a better glide. They are a good option for those who don't like waxing, or for regions where temperatures can vary greatly throughout the day.