Walk Free Skis 2012: Traveling light and fast is a must in the backcountry. Partly because it’s exhausting lugging heavy gear and partly because accessing the goods first is key in self-propelled skiing. The Surface
Walk Free Skis are the mountain goat of the Surface
line up - light and fast without sacrificing waist and shovel width to enjoy the ride down. Because after all, that’s why you went up, right?
Traditional camber with Early Rise makes for substantial pop. Imitating car suspension, camber creates a very lively and poppy ride that continues to be a favorite for all-mountain riding. Camber distributes weight evenly over the entire length of the skis allowing for smooth, continuous edge control from tip to tail. Early Rise in the tip makes for an extremely smooth turn initiation and exit, along with keeping the tip of those boards on top of the deepest snow, especially while skinning.
Directional taper shape
ABS Sidewall construction
2.5mm Full Wrap Edge protection
Binding Reinforcement sheets
Poplar wood core keeps weight down – good for touring.
Kevlar reinforcement for added stability with little added weight
We recommend a brake width that is equal to the ski waist width and at most 15 mm wider.