is the World's largest collection of links, information and independent tests about small, obscure, unknown, little-known, unique, independent, microbrew, craft or just plain bizarre ski designers, companies and custom ski manufacturers from around the World. Support the creativity and ingenuity of these companies by visiting their sites and considering their products.
The "mega" ski companies such as Rossignol, Dynastar, Atomic, K2, Fischer, Volkl, Elan, Head and Nordica have captured the bulk of the skiing public's attention through media saturation and brand recognition on the slopes using millions and millions of dollars of marketing efforts and they dominate the racks at nearly any ski shop. They make some great skis, but other brands
are out there...maybe built in your backyard by a crafty group of people you'd like to meet.
tries to bring these alternatives to you.
Let it snow !