Gear

K2 Pinnacle 85 (2019)

2019 Men's Value Ski

Overall Rating: 3.12


Specs

Tip / Waist / Tail (mm)

128-85-112

Lengths (cm)

156, 163, 170, 177

Flotation

3.33 / 5

Quickness / Maneuverability

3.28 / 5

Playfulness

3.39 / 5

Forgiveness

3.33 / 5

Hard Snow Performance

2.67 / 5

Crud Performance

2.89 / 5

Balance of Skills

3.11 / 5

Gender

Male


2019 K2 Pinnacle 85
Photo courtesy of K2

K2 calls this ski a “gateway drug” and our testers certainly agreed. Performing best at moderate speeds and shorter turns, the easy-to-ride Pinnacle 85 is ideal for those on the cusp of great skiing, and will likely expedite the process. It’s lightweight, nimble, and fun for nearly everyone. 

K2 Pinnacle 85 Value Score: 6.26

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