The top seven ski bindings of 2017

The top seven ski bindings of 2017

Bindings are incredibly important: They keep us connected to our skis, allowing us to do what we love, while also maintaining the capability to release us when needed and make our inevitable crashes as safe as possible. With that in mind, we’ve assembled the top seven options of 2017, below.

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G3 Ion 12


“The Ion 12 totally delivers on the gnarliest of terrain and the longest of days. A combo of durable glass-filled nylon and aluminum produces a lightweight and bulletproof build for efficient uphill travel…” Click for full review.

Marker Jester 16 ID


“This Jester ain’t jokin’ around. It’s built with lightweight yet incredibly strong magnesium for superior power…” Click for full review.

Marker Griffon 13 ID


“Click into this versatile and best-selling (seriously though, best-selling binding on the market) model from Marker and you’ll surely be pleased…” Click for full review.

Tyrolia Attack 16


“The Attack 16 is a compact and lightweight choice for avid skiers of all kinds, with brakes available for skis ranging from 85 to 150 mm wide…” Click for full review.

Look Pivot 12 Dual


“The ‘Dual’ version of Look’s classic Pivot binding adjusts to fit both alpine and rockered WTR soles with a screw adjustment in front of the AFD…” Click for full review.

Dynafit TLT Radical 2.0 FT


“Rotating toe pieces prevent unwanted prereleases; release values range from 5 to 12; crampon slots and two heel lifters offer the ability to skin up ultra-steep terrain…” Click for full review.

Salomon Guardian MNC 16


“A classic framed touring binding from Salomon, the Guardian is ideal for those embarking on shorter tours in the backcountry who still want a burly binding for inbounds shredding…” Click for full review.


Related: Here’s everything you need to know before you buy new bindings

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