This is the best ski we've ridden in years. With a rockered, honeycomb tip and tail, the Rossignol Soul 7 excels on every part of the mountain as well as on all possible types of snow surface. Incredibly light, it's quick around trees and through bumps and chutes. And thanks to a shallow sidecut and excellent torsional stiffness, the Soul 7 arced down icy groomers one day, then floated through a foot of powder the next. The best part? Even if you're not perfectly balanced, the Soul 7 is forgiving. [$800; rossignol.com]
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