Rating: / 5
Stability at speed: 3.87 / 5
Hard snow performance: 3.47 / 5
Crud performance: 4.17 / 5
Forgiveness: 2.97 / 5
As women's gear continues to gain legitimacy in the industry, the demand for women-specific wide rides increases, too. But until manufacturers catch up, this unisex bruiser will do just fine. No. 1 in Crud, it even bombed down sun-crust and wind-chop. And when it hit the groomer back to the lift? Surprise: It actually turned. But you'd better be on your game-it has no patience for novices. "Heavy enough to be stable without feeling too stiff," said Stokes.
Tahoe. It eats crud for breakfast.
Lightweights or women-specific purists