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Featured: MSR Evo Ascent Snowshoes $479.99

Snowshoes, skis and the warm clothing needed to safely explore the backcountry this winter.


Rab Xenair Alpine $399.95

A synthetic-fill hoodie for alpine adventures. With lightweight Pertex Quantum Air fabric, body-mapped recycled Primaloft Gold Active+ insulation for warmth where it’s needed, insulated helmet-compatible hood, articulated sleeves, elasticated cuffs, hand pockets. 449g (m), 381g (w).

MSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoes $799.99

360° traction frame for grip in challenging conditions, freeze-resistant binding secures a wide range of boots, Ergo Televators reduce fatigue and increase traction on steep slopes, load capacity of between 54kg to 100kg+. 1946g.


Black Crows Camox Freebird $1599.95

All-terrain touring ski with a progressive front rocker and slight rear rocker for pivot control, and manoeuvrability. A slightly raised tail makes it easier to fit skins to the skis.


MSR Evo Ascent Snowshoes $479.99

Rugged UniBody decks with integrated all-condition traction and TriFit bindings for security on uneven slopes. Built-in Televator heel lifts reduce calf fatigue, load capacity of 80kg. 1776g.


Black Crows Trios Freebird Poles $299.95

Three-piece telescopic ski touring poles, Power Lock 3.0 locking system for stability, tapered long grip handle, two sets of baskets for year-round skiing or walking. 250g/pole.


Macpac Women’s Icefall Hooded Down Jacket V2 $499.99

Designed for above the snowline activities and with 800FP HyperDRY water-resistant goose down, PrimaLoft Gold synthetic insulation in moisture-prone areas, recycled fabric with DWR, high chin and adjustable hood. 265g.


Black Crows Navis Freebird $1599.95

Touring skis offering a balance between lift and ski-ability. It has a classic camber underfoot with extensive snow contact for alpine-style turns, a progressive tail for less tail washout and easier pivot initiation.


The North Face Slackpack 2.0 $230

Ski touring pack with zippered avalanche-tool pocket, ski/snowboard carry system, slim profile for freedom of movement, back-panel access to main compartment, fleece-lined goggle pocket, patented Glove Stash on shoulder strap for hats or gloves, hydration compatible.