Outdoor Retailer Showstoppers 2019

Get the skinny on next season's coolest gear.
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Last week, the annual Outdoor Retailer Snow Show took place in Denver, Colo. SKI's staff was on the floor of the Colorado Convention Center peeping all of 2019/2020's coolest gear. These were our picks for the SKI Magazine Showstopper award.

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Outdoor Retailer Video

Here is your chance to peek behind the closed doors of the 2010 Summer Outdoor Retailer show. Take a look.

La Sportiva's first foray into skis is pretty impressive. We skied their biggest ski, the Hi5, and were impressed by how easily it busted through crud.

Next Year's Skis and Gear: Outdoor Retailer 2011

We've been trolling the floor at this year's Outdoor Retailer trade show, checking out next winter's gear. So far, the story has been about the sidecountry, and ski, boots, packs, and jackets that are designed to be used in the backcountry just as well as the resort. We also saw beefy but lightweight bindings, multiple airbag packs, a bunch of waterproof, breathable fabrics. Here's what you'll be coveting next fall.