Tip & tails is the name of a chute in Wolverine cirque, a prominent feature in the Wasatch range. It’s also the primary concern of skiers trying to fix skins to their skis. Contour makes several such kits that could be just what you need to skin to the top of the chute.
Vario Front Clips – Tip attachment system that accepts various wire buckles, notch, and hole adapters. Minimum buckle width is 75mm.
Vario Buckles – 50, 65, 75, 85, 95, 105, or 115mm square wire brackets that slide over ski tips.
Vario Notch Adapters – Adapter for the Vario Front Clip that fits in race-style tip notches.
Vario Hole Adapters – Vario Front Clip adapter that fits in K2/Sportiva/Fischer-style tip holes.
Folding Clips – 75-115mm clips that secure metal bracket tips and reinforce the folded skin.
Rubber Top Fix – Elastic rubber tips for use with fixed tail hooks.
Adjustable Tailclip Set – Adjustable strap & clip set with the rivets to hammer them on.
Tail Clips – Replacement tail clips for the Adjustable Tailclip set.
Tail Hook Set – Two simple metal clips and the rivets to attach them.
Shark Tail Hooks– Simple metal tail clips that can be attached by hammering teeth together.
Glue Tube– 75 milliliters of Contour’s finest spreadable stick-‘em.
Skin Cutter – Basic "letter opener" style skin cutter with a bonus ruler.