23 Best and Coolest Climbing Skins for 2020

 

Black Diamond Ultralite Mix STS Climbing Skins Dark Grey 110 mm #ad
Black Diamond Ultralite Mix STS Climbing Skins Dark Grey 110 mm
Black Diamond Ultralite Mix STS Climbing Skins Dark Grey 110 mm #ad - Features of the black diamond ultralite mix sts climbing skins redesigned construction is 20% lighter and more packable ultralight, field-replaceable dynex and aluminum tip loops fit wide range of ski tip shapes patented sts tails provide 10 cm of length adjustment sts tail allows for easy adjustment between different skis or one-and-done tensioning.

 

One Ball Jay Climbing Skins Wax #ad
One Ball Jay Climbing Skins Wax
One Ball Jay Climbing Skins Wax #ad - No more sticky skins for serious splitters or a/t maniacs out there with one ball jay’s skin wax. Glide up the hill with minimal ice & snow build-up this winter simply rub this high performing wax on at any time from nose to tail in the direction of the hair and enjoy stick free accents this winter.

 

La Sportiva Maximo LS Climbing Skins One Color 171cm #ad
La Sportiva Maximo LS Climbing Skins One Color, 171cm
La Sportiva Maximo LS Climbing Skins One Color, 171cm #ad - Packed with ski trab attivo tip and tail hooks. 100% mohair self-adhesive ski skin providing excellent gliding and good grip. Trimmed climbing skin to match the la sportiva maximo ls and maximo ls women’s sidecut width. The silicone base guarantees a perfect adhesion every time they are used, in any weather.

 

Fischer Profoil Hannibal 100 Climbing Skins - 170cm - One Color #ad
Fischer Profoil Hannibal 100 Climbing Skins – 170cm – One Color
Fischer Profoil Hannibal 100 Climbing Skins – 170cm – One Color #ad - The crown pattern provides both grip and glide while eliminating the skin’s ability to absorb moisture, so you aren’t weighed down with heavy moisture when skinning in wet and gloppy conditions. Designed to fit fischer’s hannibal alpine touring skis, the all-new profoil hannibal climbing skins are made from a synthetic profoil material that is waterproof and offers 20% more glide over traditional synthetic/mohair climbing skins.

 

Contour Hybrid VarioCut Universal Climbing Skin Kit - 110mm #ad
Contour Hybrid VarioCut Universal Climbing Skin Kit – 110mm
Contour Hybrid VarioCut Universal Climbing Skin Kit – 110mm #ad - Hybrid glue technology. Available in 5 sizes for a precise fit on nearly any length of ski. Delivered with easy adjust tail clip and vario front clip with a variety of toe hooks. 70% mohair / 30% synthetic is the optimal blend for fast glide and solid grip.

 

Fischer Ez Climbing Skin 650 X 50 Mm #ad
Fischer Ez Climbing Skin, 650 X 50 Mm
Fischer Ez Climbing Skin, 650 X 50 Mm #ad - Skins can be applied to waxed bases. Attachment system clicks in place near the front of the ski, passes through a notch in the mid. Made of mohair and nylon.

 

G3 Alpinist LT Climbing Skins - 115mm  Short - RedBlue #ad
G3 Alpinist LT Climbing Skins – 115mm / Short – Red/Blue
G3 Alpinist LT Climbing Skins – 115mm / Short – Red/Blue #ad - They are still made with g3’s proprietary premium plush nylon material, which is treated with a ultra glide finish as well as a hydrophobic coating to keep them fast, smooth, and ice-free on the skintrack. This strip reduces skin-to-skin adhesion to make it easier to pull your skins apart, and if the glue on your skins gets contaminated on an epic tour, you can remove the strip for extra adhesion. The camming tail clip can now be adjusted in length by 16cm, so they’ll more easily fit between different skis in your quiver. A lighter, sleeker, and more packable version of g3’s flagship alpinist skin, the aplinist lt climbing skins are the ideal solution for weight-conscious skiers who don’t want to sacrifice performance. The alpinist lts are the lightest in g3’s line thanks to a newly redesigned tail clip, which shaves a few extra grams from their overall weight. New for this season is the removable rip strip. The skins come with g3’s easy to use trim tool, as well as a skin wallet to keep their glue clean and sticky for the ascent.

 

Black Diamond Ultralite Mix STS Climbing Skins Dark Grey 140 mm #ad
Black Diamond Ultralite Mix STS Climbing Skins Dark Grey 140 mm
Black Diamond Ultralite Mix STS Climbing Skins Dark Grey 140 mm #ad - Features of the black diamond ultralite mix sts climbing skins redesigned construction is 20% lighter and more packable ultralight, field-replaceable dynex and aluminum tip loops fit wide range of ski tip shapes patented sts tails provide 10 cm of length adjustment sts tail allows for easy adjustment between different skis or one-and-done tensioning.

 

Fischer Profoil Ranger Climbing Skins Pre-Cut 98mm 180cm #ad
Fischer Profoil Ranger Climbing Skins Pre-Cut 98mm, 180cm
Fischer Profoil Ranger Climbing Skins Pre-Cut 98mm, 180cm #ad - The profoil’s synthetic construction also won’t absorb any water or be affected by cold, so you’ll never have to deal with soggy, heavy, and frozen skins again. Skins have been around since people started to ski, more or less, but the fischer profoil ranger climbing skins are shaking up the game. Instead of the classic furry design, the profoil mimics the waxless fishscale pattern found on certain nordic skis, which means you can enjoy the same grip along with 20% more glide, which’ll make every approach and ascent that much easier.

 

G3 Expedition Climbing Skin SilverRed 110mm #ad
G3 Expedition Climbing Skin Silver/Red, 110mm
G3 Expedition Climbing Skin Silver/Red, 110mm #ad - Laminated tail strap reduces drag. Made with g3’s specially designed plush for superior glide and traction, and their proprietary dependable non-toxic/solvent free glue formula. A time tested and proven synthetic climbing skin. Tip loop attachment comes in three sizes to fit any ski.

 

G3 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skin One Color 145mm - medium #ad
G3 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skin One Color, 145mm – medium
G3 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skin One Color, 145mm – medium #ad - Their tail clip can now be adjusted a full 16cm for more length adjustability, while their hydrophobic treatment helps prevent icing from occurring out there. In situations like these, you’ll be glad you have the g3 alpinist high traction climbing skins, because their aggressive premium plush nylon has 10-20% more traction than g3’s other alpinist skins, making them well-suited for steep skintracks and backcountry areas that tend see a lot of traffic. Like all of g3’s alpinist skins, the high tractions got a few features reworked to make them that much more capable in the backcountry. It’s always a good rule of thumb to keep your angles low when skinning to save on energy and increase travel efficiency, but sometimes the nature of the terrain demands a steep, switch-backed skintrack.

 

Mohair Blend Climbing Skins ShreditorRemedy 102 Skin 163 #ad
Mohair Blend Climbing Skins Shreditor/Remedy 102 Skin 163
Mohair Blend Climbing Skins Shreditor/Remedy 102 Skin 163 #ad - At black diamond it’s all about climbing and skiing. Skin savers included yes. Length [small] 153, 169 cm, [medium] 168, 184 cm, [large] 183, 199 cm. Tip attachment self-aligning stainless steel hands. Tail attachment camming tail clip and strap.

 

Contour Splitboard Climbing Skin Kit #ad
Contour Splitboard Climbing Skin Kit
Contour Splitboard Climbing Skin Kit #ad - Fixed loop tail attachment and simple hook and loop tip loop attachment. 70/30 mohair/synthetic blend for a good blend of grip, durability and glide.

 

G3 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skin One Color 145mm - short #ad
G3 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skin One Color, 145mm – short
G3 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skin One Color, 145mm – short #ad - On the grip to glide scale the alpinist high traction skins are more on the grip side and are best used in slack country. Made with all synthetic material, the g3 alpinist high traction skins are extremely grippy. Take on any aggressively straight up terrain with this skins.

 

Kohla Vacuum Base 20 Climbing Skin One Color 130mm170-176cm #ad
Kohla Vacuum Base 2.0 Climbing Skin One Color, 130mm(170-176cm)
Kohla Vacuum Base 2.0 Climbing Skin One Color, 130mm(170-176cm) #ad - They’re made with a glue-free adhesive side that won’t get stuck together, won’t leave your bases sticky, and will overall make transitions a whole lot faster. Glue is extremely effective at keeping your skins attached to your skis, but it’s not without its own set of problems. If you’re tired of your skins getting stuck together, leaving a sticky residue on your bases, and collecting every bit of dirt and grime they come in contact with, then give the kohla vacuum base 2. Their vaccum side is composed of a mohair, nylon blend that glides well and provides the necessary traction to get up steep, switch-backed skintracks. 0 climbing skins a try.

 

Pomoca Race Pro 20 Climbing Skins 59mm 155cm #ad
Pomoca Race Pro 2.0 Climbing Skins 59mm, 155cm
Pomoca Race Pro 2.0 Climbing Skins 59mm, 155cm #ad - Armed with this skin’s high-tech, low-friction glide, total impermeability to moisture, and non-fraying stable edges, you will leave the competition in the low-altitude dust. Born with a taste for trophies and a predilection for posing on podiums, the lubricious pomoca race pro climbing skin is a fast freak of nature that was born to race. The race pro has a safer skin waterproof membrane between the fibers and the bottom of the skin, so the glue stays sticky for a longer time, and an everdry treatment that prevents snow and glue from glopping up on the skin and slowing you down.

 

G3 Alpinist Climbing Skin RedBlue 130mm - Medium #ad
G3 Alpinist Climbing Skin Red/Blue, 130mm – Medium
G3 Alpinist Climbing Skin Red/Blue, 130mm – Medium #ad - G3’s classic alpinist got a facelift this season with a removable ripstrip on the adhesive side, which reduces skin-to-skin adhesion for easier pull-aparts during transitions, but it can also be removed when you need some extra sticking power if your skin glue starts to ice over, or gets a little dirty drying in the hut. When it comes to climbing skins, there’s no room for existential questions that sound a whole lot like “to stick or not to stick”–the role is simple stay sticky. And while its name may be a dead giveaway, the g3 alpinist climbing skin accomplishes the aforementioned task with flying colors. However, in keeping with its original design, the alpinist features plush nylon material that bites into everything from soft powder to nasty, compacted skintracks. Additionally, the alpinist climbing skin boasts a newly redesigned, lower-profile (than in previous editions) stainless steel hands that assure a better ski fit and reduced tip-catch. The skins are treated with a hydrophobic coating (that’s also pfoa free) to prevent ice build up, and their glue is rated to perform in temperatures down to -22f.

 

Contour 130mm Hybrid Mix Climbing Skin - 161-168cm #ad
Contour 130mm Hybrid Mix Climbing Skin – 161-168cm
Contour 130mm Hybrid Mix Climbing Skin – 161-168cm #ad - Hybrid glue technology. Delivered with easy adjust tail clip and vario front clip with a variety of toe hooks. 70% mohair / 30% synthetic is the optimal blend for fast glide and solid grip. Available in 5 sizes for a precise fit on nearly any length of ski.

 

Contour 110mm Hybrid Mix Climbing Skin - 177-184cm #ad
Contour 110mm Hybrid Mix Climbing Skin – 177-184cm
Contour 110mm Hybrid Mix Climbing Skin – 177-184cm #ad - Available in 5 sizes for a precise fit on nearly any length of ski. 70% mohair / 30% synthetic is the optimal blend for fast glide and solid grip. Hybrid glue technology. Delivered with easy adjust tail clip and vario front clip with a variety of toe hooks.

 

Pomoca Climb Pro S-Glide Climbing Skins 140mm M #ad
Pomoca Climb Pro S-Glide Climbing Skins 140mm, M
Pomoca Climb Pro S-Glide Climbing Skins 140mm, M #ad - Glide technology reduces friction on each fiber so even sticky snow doesn’t stick and slow them down. The back fix attachment features a simple strap at the tip and an easily adjustable tail strap with plastic hook. Ever dry technology resists weight-adding moisture to keep the skins light and fast. This skin does so with the silky glide of mohair and durable grip of nylon. These skins resist tangling and twisting, dry quickly, and cling to steep skintracks with dynamic tenacity. The pomoca climb pro s-glide climbing skins strike a healthy balance between grip and glide capabilities.

 

G3 Alpinist LT Momix Climbing Skins RedBlue 130mm-Long #ad
G3 Alpinist LT Momix Climbing Skins Red/Blue, 130mm-Long
G3 Alpinist LT Momix Climbing Skins Red/Blue, 130mm-Long #ad - Recommended use backcountry skiing, ski mountaineering. Claimed weight [short 100mm] 83oz, [short 115mm] 92oz, [short 130mm] 96oz, [short 145mm] 105oz, [medium 100mm] 9oz, [medium 115mm] 99oz, [medium 130mm] 107oz, [medium 145mm] 115oz, [long 100mm] 98oz, [long 115mm] 108oz, [long 130mm] 118oz, [long 145mm] 128mm. Tip attachment laminated tip connector. Material momix (70% mohair, 30% nylon). Manufacturer warranty limited 1 year.

 

G3 Scala Climbing Skins BlueRed 115mm-Long #ad
G3 Scala Climbing Skins Blue/Red, 115mm-Long
G3 Scala Climbing Skins Blue/Red, 115mm-Long #ad - Expect more compact convenience when you pack these skins in your pack. G3 included a trim tool that allows you trim the tip as easily as the skins themselves. Its scale pattern enhances grip when the tip is engaged on the skinner, and it enhances side-to-side control on harder surfaces. G3 is the usual instigator behind backcountry innovation, but the scala climbing skins are unlike anything skiers have seen. Field-tested for improvement, the scala’s unique hybrid tip connector is proven to provide better glide and overall efficiency on the skintrack, whether you’re setting it or not. The tip’s subtle tweak also reduces snow buildup when you’re breaking trail through powdery delights.

 

G3 Alpinist Climbing Skin One Color 130mm - Short #ad
G3 Alpinist Climbing Skin One Color, 130mm – Short
G3 Alpinist Climbing Skin One Color, 130mm – Short #ad - The g3 alpinist skins are the most versatile, reliable, go-anywhere climbing skins there are. These definitive climbing skins now fit an even broader range of ski lengths with up to 16 cm of length adjustment. The alpinist offers optimal glide, traction, glue, and attachments, ready for anything mother nature can throw at you.





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