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If you’ve graduated from shredding at the resort and are ready to start breaking trail, you’ll need to be as prepared as possible. Don’t fret, we've spent thousands of hours testing the necessary safety and communication equipment you’ll need for the backcountry. We’ve also bought and tested the best ski jackets, pants, and boots in order to get you dialed for any and all of your upcoming ventures. Best backcountry skis? Of course, right here.

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