Atomic pulled out all the stops for the new Backland series of touring boots. This figurative expression not only refers to pipe-organ knobs, but also to financial constraints, production impediments, and reasons that may stop you from buying them. This includes the most common reason for not-buying a ski boot: poor fit. With a unique heat-moldable shell, the Backland Carbon boots may fit just about everyone.
Here are the main points that might stop you from not-buying:
Update for 2017/18: Atomic updated the color scheme and added a handy pull tab on the ski/walk lever.
|Weight (pair)||2310g [27/27.5]|
|Boot Sole Length||268mm [24/24.5]
|Binding Compatibility||Tech only|
|Forward Lean(s)||13°, 15°|
|Skimo Co Says|
|Bottom Line||Complete package|