Salomon looks at skiing and creating their ski gear from two sides, performance and play. Their goal is to create the next generation of gear and experiences that make people live the joy of life through sport, this is the Salomon mindset.
Their design process plays with the rules in order to break them, resulting in skis that are curious, playful while focused and dedicated , creating a powerful and authentic skiing experience. Their legacy in the industry is proof positive of their passion, while they remain thirsty for life and the possibilities it holds.
Salomon Vail Ski Rentals
Salomon Demo Skis
The Salomon QST 85 is made to be a fun and easy to handle ski that provides excitement and snap thanks to a wood core and basalt reinforcement for stability and confidence. The QST is built on Salomon’s semi-sandwich Spaceframe 3.0 AMB construction to provide superior ski-to-snow contact on and off piste. The shape makes for an easy to turn all-terrain ski with enough rocker to handle a mid size powder day making for a stick that’s fun in every condition.
When you want to hit some high speed groomers, the tight turning radius will have you arcing turns like a former collegiate slalom racer, with a wood core that extends down to the tail to reduce vibration when you are at these speeds. While that rockered tip that will engage the ski into a turn easier letting you make quick tight turns down your favorite bump line and the Power Platform provides maximum power underfoot and increased edge control on hard snow.
This is an ideal Vail ski rental for the beginner to intermediate skier who wants to perfect the art of turning a ski on groomed and bump terrain.
Salomon QST 92
The QST 92 makes fast arcs on hard snow, shreds zipper bump lines, even likes a lap or two in the park. This is a ski for spring skiing or when it has not snowed in a few days, thanks to a versatile tip rocker and a power platform, you’ll be chomping through crud, setting tight lines though the bumps and carving turns on the groomers like a pro.
Built with C/FX, this ski delivers lightweight and stability for confidence to try everything on a ski thrives in chopped crud and hardpack. With a With a 92mm waist width on Salomon’s Spaceframe 3.0 AMB construction you get a very lightweight and lively ski capable of achieving fast speeds while making smooth and stable turns anywhere on the mountain.
A Koroyd Tip Insert pulls heavier construction away from the tip, and an inverted 3D wood core that filters vibration for optimized stability when you’re speeding down the mountain to increase maneuverability and reduce fatigue as you slip through the gates to your first double diamond.
Salomon QST 99
Are you ready for hard charging laps on the legendary Back Bowl’s of Vail? If so Salomon QST 99 is reinfroced with CF/X to give you confidence and stability to push the limit in this kind of expert terrain.
A combination of a stable platform built with lightweight Koroyd tips and a hook-free taper design results in aquick edge-to-edge feel on a powder ski. The Ti backbone and carbon/flax CFX Superfiber laid out on aflex pattern through the tips is optimized a bit more for soft snow performance, while the tail is still relatively strong to allow the ski to handle more varied conditions.
The ski’s mostly-flat and stiffer tail also offers an excellent landing platform, this and the generous waist and you’ve got an all-mountain rental ski ready to tackle wherever your day may take you.
Salomon Myriad 85
With the Myriad 85 Salomon made a female specific ski with a healthy dose of nose rocker up front, and a stable, cambered section underfoot for arcing turns and blasting chop with ease. Skiers who want a ski that can not only keep up but leave the boys behind in the bumps and trees will appreciate the quick turning ability of this smooth riding ski.
The power comes from a full Woodcore and Spaceframe construction for easier steering and more control. With lightness from the Koroyd Honeycomb, the lightest extremities for better flotation providing less inertia plus increasing dampening and shock resistance. Finally the supple feel comes from ABS sidewalls that add stability without weight.
QST Lux 92
Part of Salomon’s Freeride All Mountain collection the QST LUX 92 blends terrain adaptation, energy, and a smooth ride for the more adventurous skiers that don’t need the most aggressive platform. Built on a Spaceframe construction with full Woodcore, it balances on-piste power and soft snow floatation making the ski equally at home in the back bowls as on frontside bump runs. And the C/FX layer ensures a smooth ride by reducing tip chatter and increases maneuverability by pulling heavier material away from the tip of the ski for a lower swing-weight, which means more responsive turns.
Salomon’s Power Transfer Platform has a stronger construction in the center of the ski that keeps it rigid underfoot for extra edge hold so once you have skied all the pow in China Bowl you can trust this ski to finish the day laying some high speed carves on the noon groomer.
With responsiveness from the tips and tails which are softer for a higher energy transfer and more efficient skiing, keeping your legs feeling fresh long into the afternoon.
With 5 Vail ski shop locations and the original ski rental delivery service we have you covered wherever you spend your next Vail ski vacation.