Ski Bum Reviews picks for the best all mountain ski boots 2022
The “All Mountain” ski is a term that has been around for years now. This quickly adopted term is now gaining traction in the ski boot industry. Modern thinking skiers of all ability levels are looking for the one boot quiver that can do it all both inbounds and out. Ski boot brands took note and started including touring features like walk mode, grippy rubber soles and light weight shells into their downhill boots. These downhill touring hybrids can be referred to as all mountain, freeride, free touring or simply just hybrids.
For this list Ski Bum Reviews selected the best ski boots that combine downhill performance and touring capabilities. Whether you're skinning the backcountry in search of fresh lines, or just simply walking the resort for some apres after a long day on groomers, these go anywhere, do anything ski boots are Ski Bum Reviews best all mountain ski boots of 2022.
Rossignol Alltrack Pro 130
Womens: Rossignol Alltrack Pro 100 W
Chase untracked lines inbounds or out in the Alltrack Pro 130 GW. This no-compromise free-touring boot features tech-fittings for alpine-touring binding-compatibility and a releasable cuff for a natural range of motion on the skin track or boot pack. The 100mm last balances comfort and control while the Generative Design Grid shell is engineered for reduced weight and full power transmission for all-conditions skiing. The preformed liner is thermo-moldable for a custom fit. Includes pre-mounted GRIPWALK® soles for a more natural walking motion and increased traction.
SHOP Rossignol Alltrack Pro 130:
Dalbello Panterra 120 ID GW
Wider Option: Dalbello Panterra 105 W
The fine tuned Panterra 120 ID GW with Powercage technology combines that well known fit and dynamic performance with great support, comfort and easy step in/step out.the Panterra 120 ID GW has it all. A high flex index makes it the model of choice for demanding and sporty "all-inclusive" skiers who not only value dynamic skiing characteristics but, above all, individual customization.
SHOP Dalbello Panterra 120:
Atomic Hawx Prime XTD 130
Womens: Atomic Hawx Prime XTD 95 W
Meet the Atomic Hawx Prime XTD 130 CT GW. A ski boot for both all-mountain skiing and freerides touring. This ready-to-hike boot delivers the legendary feel, skiing power and all mountain capability of Hawx with the touring ability of the Backland. Designed for people with medium feet, Prolite construction delivers more strength with less weight, and a Mimic Platinum liner – a highly customizable liner that molds to the exact shape of your foot, with a Touring Flex Zone for uphill. Complete Tech inserts in both the toe and the heel allow for maximum binding compatibility – along with Frictionless Pivot and Free/Lock 4.0 ski-to-walk mechanism for epic natural movement. The GripWalk soles offer more walking comfort without losing performance while skiing. This is a real one-boot quiver.
SHOP Atomic Hawk Prime:
Tecnica Cochise 120
Womens: Technica Cochise W 105
For the past 10 years the Cochise 120 has been the benchmark for fit and performance versatility in the hybrid ski boot category. New for the 2022 collection is a completely redesigned Cochise 120 that delivers innovative new technology that enhances the performance, improves the versatility, reduces the weight, and optimizes the fit and customization, while still maintaining its core focus of providing great fit, performance and versatility. The Cochise 120 is the go-to boot for modern minded, expert level skiers who want the performance of an alpine boot with the versatility of a touring boot. Feel free to do it all.
SHOP Technica Cochise 120:
Salomon Shift PRO 120
Womens: Salomon Shift Pro 110 W
Designed for skiers who enjoy cruising through fresh powder on untouched slopes, but want to occasionally hike to a new peak without switching their gear, this boot strikes the perfect balance between the stability and power of a true alpine boot with the versatility of a touring boot. In bounds or out of bounds, the shift has never been easier!
SHOP Salomon Shift Pro 120:
Head Kore 2
Womens: Head Kore 2 W
With the KORE 2 you follow your own paths. The combination of lightweight and performance meets your freeskiing needs. The new Superleggera buckles give your feet a precise and comfortable fit. The Ski-Hike mechanism provides a strong connection between cuff and shell. The security ratchet, for the upper cuff, is designed to keep the buckle open - but already in place - in the ascent phase, thus accelerating the closing for the downhill stage. The shell is infused with PU plastic material. For perfect fit, you can rely on 3D Customization. The Duo Flex gives you precise ski control through all phases of your turns.
SHOP Head Kore 2:
K2 Mindbender 120
Womens : K2 Mindbender Alliance 90
With a 120 flex rating, tech inserts, and a walk mode boasting a 50-degree range of motion, the Mindbender 120 offers all of the performance you’ll need to charge the steeps and rally in the deep. The Precisionfit Pro Tour liner and heat-moldable Powerlite shell provide all-day comfort, whether ripping laps at the resort or bagging peaks in the backcountry.
SHOP K2 Mindbender 120:
Dynafit Hoji Free 110
Female Specific: Dynafit Radical Pro W
The Hoji Free 110 unisex ski touring boot wins big points for its stability for Free touring and its slim fit. It is also compatible with Tech and Touring frame bindings. This boot features the patented Hoji Lock System that merges the cuff and shell on the inside of the boot into one completely interlocking unit without any play. The unique Grilamid material with fiberglass offers great rigidity at a progressive flex of 110. Thanks to these properties, the Hoji Free is your perfect companion to achieve top power transfer and superb downhill performance on the ski – for fully enjoying the finest champagne powder.
SHOP Dynayfit Hoji Free 110 :
Fischer Ranger 130
Womens: Fischer Ranger 115 W
The award winning Ranger 130 checks all the freeride boxes: lightweight, big (55 degree) range of motion, and exceptional ski performance. A performance fit and a carbon reinforced cuff deliver excellent lateral stability. GripWalk Vibram® sole and integrated ski/walk mode lever deliver the versatility to rip laps at the resort or explore beyond the ropes.
SHOP Fischer Ranger 130:
Full Tilt Ascendant Approach
The best-selling Full Tilt Ascendant has grown into a family. We took the innovative tech-compatible design of the Full Tilt Ascendant and added in a Pro Tour Tongue Intuition Liner, a lightweight Grilamid Shell, and heavy-duty Michelin Grip Walk outsoles for maximum grip in any terrain. Lightweight on the uphill, without sacrificing performance on the down, this is the Ascendant Approach.