Sidecountry Setups: The best ski-touring equipment of 2012/13

October 19th, 2012 by

With the popularity of sidecountry touring on a rapid rise, manufacturers are stepping up, offering stronger and lighter gear so you can worry about the hiking and skiing, not about whether your gear will get you where you want to go. Here are four setups, each catered to a different style of sidecountry experience to help you get out the gate this season.


About the author:
Damian Quigley is an Irish-born immigrant who traveled to the US with hopes of one day becoming an editor for Freeskier. Having accomplished his dream, he spends his days testing gear and sipping champagne.