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Black Diamond STS Custom Skins

Black Diamond STS Custom Skins and Skis

Solitude in the snow is not hard to find, but you do need good gear. At the minimum, a pair of snowshoes and waterproof boots will get you there, but if you’re looking for more of a thrill, backcountry skis and climbing skins are the way to go. My new skins came in the other day, and they required a bit of work before they were ready for the snow.

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