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2015 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skins

Regular price $179.95 CAD

These are last winter's climbing skins (2015/16), available in limited quantities at clearance pricing. 

Some people just want to go up! Whether it's you, or the guy setting the agressive track in front, you'll be loving the extra traction. This High Traction version of our flagship Alpinist fabric offers exceptional traction for those days when you're faced with a more aggressive ascent or tricky, hard pack surfaces. Our High Traction skins can increase traction by 10-20% on steep, hard pack surfaces, depending on snow conditions.

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Up, Up And Away.

Some people just want to go up! Whether it's you, or the guy setting the agressive track in front, you'll be loving the extra traction. This High Traction version of our flagship Alpinist fabric offers exceptional traction for those days when you're faced with a more aggressive ascent or tricky, hard pack surfaces. Our High Traction skins can increase traction by 10-20% on steep, hard pack surfaces, depending on snow conditions.

How To Choose The Best Climbing Skins For You

Explore the 2015/16 G3 Climbing Skins Digital Catalogue

What's Included: All G3 Alpinist skins come with a G3 Trim Tool, G3 Skin Savers, and G3's new Skin Wallet.

Features

  • Innovative Laminated Tip Connector: With new low profile, self-aligning stainless steel hands for a secure, lightweight connection.
  • New Tail Connector: With 16cm of length adjustment range, and new 'pop up' feature to make it easier to remove your skins with your gloves on.
  • Removable Rip Strip: Reduces skin-to-skin adhesion, making it easier to pull apart skins. New this year, if your glue gets contaminated on an epic traverse, you can remove the strip for extra adhesion.
  • Premium Plush: Proprietary lightweight, fast gliding, supple yet super durable nylon plush.
  • Non-Toxic Adhesive
  • PFOA Free: G3's new skin waterproofing treatment exceeds environmental standards.
  • Made in Canada: Proudly designed, tested and manufactured in BC, Canada.

More Information

SizeSki Length (cm)Skin Width (mm)Weight (single)
Short153 - 169100, 115, 130, 145273 g / 9.6 oz - 368 g / 13.0 oz
Medium168 - 184100, 115, 130, 145296 g / 10.4 oz - 403 g / 14.2 oz
Long183 - 199100, 115, 130, 145319 g / 11.3 oz  - 436 g / 15.4 oz
 

Secure Attachment

G3's unique, laminated tip and tail connectors with self-aligning stainless steel hands are second to none. Easy to use and rock-solid, its the only skin attachment you can count on.

Secure Attachment
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Slackcountry Slayer

When was the last time you went on a traverse? Ya, thought so. Good glide is clutch for some skiers, but traction is poised and ready for steep slackcountry yo-yoing.

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