November 02, 2019 4 min read
Tips for getting the best performance from Hagan hybrid climbing skins:
Tip 3. If it is quite cold and you have snow crystals on the skins, wipe them across your thigh a time or two to brush off the snow/ice. Because they aren't traditional glue, that quite effectively removes the snow (without sticking to your pants.)
With these tips, you will really enjoy the handling advantages and not needing to store them with plastic foils - ever!
April 12, 2019 1 min read
Spring is the best time for ski touring – corn snow, sunshine and warm temps.
Spring does require a little extra skin care to avoid the dreaded "glomping." Here are some skin care tips:
January 08, 2019 2 min read
Skinning should be banned.
June 21, 2017 2 min read
January 11, 2017 3 min read
November 06, 2015 1 min read
Glue climbing skins are a hassle: the glue gets contaminated, they are difficult to separate, re-gluing is expensive and messy. Vacuum skins solve all that. But earlier attempts had issues. They failed to stick to your skis. That's not good.
Hagan solved that. Introducing our brand new, exclusive dual zone adhesive (vacuum) climbing skins. Read on to see why you want them, and once you get them, you will never go back to that messy glue.