Freeride Skiing



42 Results

Athlete: Angel Collinson
Location: Knik River, Alaska
Photographer: Adam Clark

  • Cold hands are the quickest way to end a day of skiing, so when the powder stacks up and the temps drop, the Black Diamond Women's Cayenne will keep you spinning lap after lap. Thanks to its 3-level integrated heating system, the Cayenne provides up to 10 hours of additional warmth to supplement its PrimaLoft® One insulation. A GORE-TEX® waterproof and breathable insert and a drawcord gauntlet seal out wetness and snow on storm days, and the touch-button system lets you dial in the heat throughout the day. 
    $399.95 $199.97
    5.0/5 (1)

  • The most affordable adjustable pole in our Freeride Series, the Black Diamond Boundary features a durable aluminum construction and the super-secure, low-profile adjustability of FlickLock® Pro. The pole’s Freeride Series grip features a dual-density palm zone and aggressive hooking point for leveraging bars and buckles, while the Freeride Series strap has an easy-access design that evenly distributes weight across the wrist.
    $99.95
    5.0/5 (1)

  • Premium protection infused with a healthy dose of freeride style, the Black Diamond Women's Prodigy is a high-end, in-bounds glove that protects your hands from the full gamut of conditions you'll encounter throughout the ski season. A GORE-TEX® waterproof and breathable insert seals out moisture during wet storms, and the PrimaLoft® One insulation insulates during the most heinous mid-season cold snaps. Kevlar stitching reinforces the durable leather and nylon shell, and EVA knuckle padding protects against bashing during tight tree runs. 
    $129.95

  • The Black Diamond Bandit is designed for quick hits-be it in-bounds, sidecountry, cat or heli-and just big enough to hold the essentials, including your avalanche tools. Our diagonal ski-carry system is fast and secure enough to tackle the most punishing hikes and bootpacks.
    $89.95
    4.5/5 (4)

  • The sleek Black Diamond Bandit AvaLung is designed for quick hits-be it in-bounds, sidecountry, cat or heli-and is just big enough to hold the essentials. In the event of an avalanche burial, the built-in AvaLung increases your chance of survival by pulling fresh air from the surrounding snowpack. Our diagonal ski-carry system is fast and secure enough to tackle the most punishing hikes and bootpacks.
    $189.95

  • Designed for ski mountaineers and backcountry skiers who regularly venture into serious terrain, the PIEPS DSP Pro Avalanche Beacon is packed with features. In addition to its massive 60-meter circular range and 55-meter search strip, the DSP Pro features an innovative smart transmitter that recognizes other buried devices and auto-adjusts its signal to aid in more accurate recovery. Throw in a self-check function for always-accurate antennas and Digital Signal Processing to account for wayward beacon signals, and the DSP Pro is as reliable as it is capable. The included harness-style carrying pouch provides comfortable, streamlined storage and fast removal for beacon practice and emergency response.
    $374.95
    4.6/5 (12)

  • Compatible with any PIEPS avalanche beacon, the iProbe One 260 revolutionizes avalanche search and rescue by building a low range beacon into the probe tip, widening your strike area while providing optical and acoustic feedback to help pinpoint burials. Especially handy in multiple burial scenarios, the iProbe disables found beacons to help aid in the search for the next victim. And of course, the iProbe 260 also functions as a standard probe, with a collapsible, easy to deploy design, wide-cone tip for penetrating avalanche debris, and added length for Rutschblock tests and other snowpack analysis.
    $185.95
    5.0/5 (1)

  • One tool for two jobs, the Black Diamond Carbon Probe pulls double duty as both a ski pole and an avalanche probe. In addition to its stiff, lightweight design and Freeride Series grip and strap, the pole's two carbon fiber lowers work in tandem to create a 182 cm probe, making it an ideal backcountry freeride tool. We also added our new low-profile FlickLock® Pro locking mechanism for dramatic improvements in clamping force.
    $129.95
    4.3/5 (3)

  • Amazingly damp and stable, thanks to its 3D Metal Sandwich Construction, the powerhouse Black Diamond Zealot is the go-to ski for our freeride competition athletes who deal with variable terrain and conditions. Rocker tip and Semi-Rocker tail offer a playful twist for mere mortals who utilize it to find pockets of powder.
    $849.00
    5.0/5 (1)

  • When spring days on the hill stack up with fresh snow, sunny skies and—most importantly—warmer temps, leave the puffy mitts at home and slide into the Black Diamond Women's Spy, an under-the-cuff waterproof glove that’s all about freeride. A BDry™ waterproof insert keeps your hands dry in slushy and fluffy conditions alike, and the fixed fleece lining adds a touch of warmth when a spring storm rolls in. EVA padding on the knuckles protects during tree runs and sunny park laps. 
    $74.95 $48.72

  • In the backcountry, dexterity is the name of the game, and the Black Diamond Rambla is our star player. A unique 3D patterning lends the Rambla minimal bulk and maximum warmth, and keeps boot-buckling and skin-applying as gloves-on activities. The GORE-TEX with XCR Product Technology insert keeps you dry on the wettest days, and 142 g of PrimaLoft One insulation keeps you warm on the cold ones. Imported.
    $149.95 $97.47
    4.2/5 (5)

  • Styled for serious freeride skiers and built for the aggressive demands of all-day, everyday resort shredding, the Squad has you covered from first chair until the lifts stop spinning. The Squad's waterproof breathable GORE-TEX® insert and drawcord gauntlet seal out winter wetness on the deepest days of year, and its PrimaLoft® One insulation beats back the lift-line chill. We also added EVA padding to combat rogue branches during pow runs through the trees. 
    $89.95
    5.0/5 (1)

  • Dramatically different than the Black Diamond Verdicts of old, this iteration gets a hybrid fun-shape to make it turn super easy, even at low speeds. When you’re ready to ramp it up, 3D Metal Sandwich construction gives it rail-solid edge hold and keeps it extremely damp when charging through manky snow.
    $799.00
    5.0/5 (3)

  • Whether you're Maching turns on an in-bounds powder day or skinning deep into the backcountry in search of untracked descents, the Black Diamond O1 is the ultimate high-performance tele binding. Combining downhill power and control with the added bonus of a resistance-free touring mode, the O1 now features a new 6-hole mounting pattern for increased screw pull-out resistance.
    $299.95
    5.0/5 (5)

  • The Black Diamond O2 Binding sets the benchmark for precision on-piste telemark performance. Underfoot cable routing coupled with three different options of cartridge stiffness allow for customization and efficient energy transfer, even to big skis.
    $199.95
    4.3/5 (3)

  • Designed for streamlined storage in your pack and quick deployment in emergencies, the Black Diamond Deploy Shovel features a nesting, trapezoidal, curved-shaft design that helps it deploy much faster than traditional snow shovels. The Deploy is built with lightweight aerospace aluminum, and its compact dimensions make it ideal for small pits and tight digging situations.
    $69.95 - $74.95 $52.46 - $56.21
    4.8/5 (5)

  • At 19 inches long, the Black Diamond Ski Strap effectively holds together any pair of skis. This gloriously simple, stretchy strap may be our most versatile piece of gear-use it to strap a camera tripod to the outside of your AvaLung pack, lash skis and poles together for a makeshift backcountry emergency sled, use two to secure your sticks to a car roof-the possibilities are endless. Snag a few and stash them in your ski packs and in your car. Trust us: they always come in handy.
    $5.95
    4.8/5 (5)

  • The minimalist's choice for early-season shallow snowpacks and snow-pit study, the Black Diamond QuickDraw Tour Probe 190 combines lightweight aluminum shafts with our QuickDraw deployment system for fast, durable performance.
    $44.95 $33.71

  • In the backcountry, dexterity is the name of the game, and the Black Diamond Super Rambla is our star player. A unique 3D patterning lends the Super Rambla minimal bulk and maximum warmth, and allows gloves-on boot-buckling and skin-applying. We also added a gauntlet cuff with a wrist strap and draw-cord closure to keep snow out on deep days. The GORE-TEX with XCR Product Technology insert keeps you dry on the wettest days, and 142 g of PrimaLoft One insulation keeps you warm on the cold ones. Imported.
    $159.95 $103.97
    4.5/5 (2)

  • With a 100% carbon fiber shaft and Kevlar wrapped lower for protection against ski edge hits, the Black Diamond Fixed Length Carbon is built for in-bounds shredding and is the strongest, lightest pole we make. The pole's Freeride Series grip features a dual-density palm zone and aggressive hooking point for leveraging bars and buckles, while the Freeride Series strap has an easy-access design that evenly distributes weight across the wrist.
    $109.95

  • The addition of 8 mm ABS sidewall construction to the second generation of the Black Diamond Element lends what was already an excellent ski newfound precision on hard snow and a stiffer tail for stability in all conditions when skiing at speed. What remains is the effortless powder carving, slashing and float of this women’s-specific hybrid fun-shape.
    $799.00
    5.0/5 (1)

  • When sub-zero temperatures won't stop you from making the most of a fresh 15 inches, the Black Diamond Cayenne Mitt is the ultimate ski mitt. The Cayenne's integrated 3-level heating system complements its GORE-TEX® waterproof and breathable insert and PrimaLoft® One insulation by letting you dial in the perfect amount of heat for any day of skiing. A drawcord gauntlet seals out snow on storm days, and the touch-button system lets you adjust the heat easily throughout the day. 
    $399.95 $199.97
    4.0/5 (6)

  • Our warmest ski glove, the Black Diamond Guide fends off the coldest and wettest conditions with a combination of a removable PrimaLoft One and boiled wool liner, and a fully waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX with XCR Product Technology insert. A woven 4-way stretch nylon shell and tough goat leather palm provides the durability and dexterity needed for season after season in harsh mountain conditions. Imported.
    $169.95
    4.5/5 (50)

  • When sub-zero temperatures won't stop you from making the most of a fresh 15 inches, the Black Diamond Cayenne is the ultimate ski glove. The Cayenne's integrated 3-level heating system complements its GORE-TEX® waterproof and breathable insert and PrimaLoft® One insulation by letting you dial in the perfect amount of heat for any day of skiing. A drawcord gauntlet seals out snow on storm days, and the touch-button system lets you adjust the heat easily throughout the day. 
    $399.95 $199.97
    5.0/5 (1)