February 06, 2021 3 min read
Here is a recent conversation that started asking how the Hagan Off Limits compares to the Altai Hok (no comparison). In the last paragraph there is a question about sand skiing with the Hagan X-Trace Pivot binding.
January 13, 2021 4 min read
There are many places to get Hagan Ultra World Cup, Pure 8, Pure 10 and Core 12 Pro bindings mounted. But because we are still a small, mainstream brand, not as many as the big brands. Here are some known shops that have our mounting jig:
October 05, 2020 4 min read
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August 24, 2020 1 min read
Here is a small trick/tip to make it much easier:
August 19, 2020 3 min read
2020/8/19 Update: Just received word that three of our new products received awards from Backcountry Magazine.
Hagan backcountry skis win a ton of awards. Which is especially impressive given we don't submit our skis to many reviews. Here's a sampling: BOOST 99 – Backline Magazine Test Winner (First Place), Backcountry Magazine Editors Choice award. BOOST 94 – Montagnes Magazine "Very Clear First Place" CORE 89 – World Ski Test "First Place"
August 18, 2020 2 min read
I get asked a lot: What gear do you recommend for kids? Especially this year as it looks like there will be high demand for junior alpine ski touring gear as people want to get away from the resorts. Especially if they are closed!!
Here is my answer -
February 13, 2020 3 min read
It is important to have the correct gear for an enjoyable hut trip. But don't overpack!
Make sure to wear bright colors, it's good for the soul and gives photos a funky edge!
This list of clothes is designed to give you an idea of clothes it may be a good to have with you. By no means do you need to have the latest brands or the latest gear, but if you need to renew your wardrobe, this guide would be a good start.
February 11, 2020 4 min read
Ski Area Ski Touring in Colorado? What ski resorts allow it?
Most Colorado ski mountains allow it, with resort managers writing rules to regulate it. Some charge a modest fee, some don’t. Some allow it only before and after lift operating hours. Almost always, uphilling is restricted to designated routes. See the rules at each of the Colorado Ski Areas here.
February 03, 2020 3 min read
Hagan Ski Mountaineering has the most extensive and comprehensive line of gear focused entirely on backcountry ski touring. That wide selection can make it hard to decide on the skis and bindings appropriate for you - for your experience, ability, fitness and pursuits.
Here are some overviews that should help you narrow it down!
January 14, 2020 2 min read
Replacing the U Springs on your Hagan Ultra bindings is relatively easy and should be done when they show a significant amount of wear. See the videos below for instructions on how to replace the U Springs.
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