The Black Crows Navis Freebird is an earn your turns skiers dream. Tipping the scales at a scant 3100 grams, they offer great lightweight for all of your touring desires, whether it be a quick lap before work or a logging serious skin track hours in the backcountry. With a 102- millimeter waist width, this ski is wide enough to handle the deepest powder but still versatile enough to handle variable snow conditions from ice to wind pack to variable conditions. Add in a metal platform under the binding and fiberglass and carbon laminates through the core of the ski, you have a very capable all-terrain vehicle that provides excellent uphill capabilities as well as outstanding downhill performance too. The addition of a skin notch in the tail makes it so skin friendly transitions are an absolute breeze once you reach the top of your objective. For touring missions near or far, the Black Crows Navis Freebird skis are a great one-ski quiver for adventurous skiers who want a ski that rips on the ascent as well as descent.