Based in the Italian resort town of Bormio, Ski Trab made its first pair of skis in 1946. Borrowing materials and techniques from the aerospace industry, the company manufactures top-end race and touring skis with an impressive combination of weight and durability. Trab's signature 14-layer Aramid honeycomb construction consistently dominates the podium at World Cup skimo events.
Remaining very warm even when drenched in moisture, wool has long been prized as an insulating material. However, even wool is imperfect, mostly because of its heavy weight, scratchiness, and stubborn…unstretchiness. Enter the Wool Tech Beanie, which Ski ..
Everything you need and nothing you don’t. Besides being a pretty sweet marketing slogan for a utopian residential community, this phrase is also an apt descriptor for Ski Trab’s Sprint.2 Pack! This pack’s streamlined 15-liter design has all the features ..
The Ski Trab Ortles 90 ski is for the skier who expects one ski to handle any terrain in any condition, all without sacrificing uphill performance, and keeps you motivated to go back lap after lap. The Ortles 90 uses a Liwood air core in conjunction with ..
The one race ski to rule them all! Eagerly awaited by top racers, the Gara World Cup is the culmination of years of design, testing, and tweaking with Ski Trab’s world class athletes. Combining ideas from the podium dominating Gara Aero, the more speciali..
Some consider really cold weather to be "bad," but at Skimo Co, we stand by the saying "There's no bad weather, just bad gear." So when others are sitting inside next to the fire, grab Ski Trab's K Evo Wool Gloves to keep your paws comfy and score untrack..
To stay safe there are certain pieces of gear you need in the backcountry. To stay light there are specific pieces of gear you need. The Ski Trab Aero 2.0 Race pack lets you carry all of the essentials with a minimum of weight. A dedicated shovel pocket a..
Ski Trab is the best ski manufacturer you have never heard of (unless you frequent Skimo.co). The Trabucchi family has been building only backcountry skis in Bormio, Italy, below Gavia pass, for 74 years. Simply put, they live, breathe, and ski the snow-c..
Found in a product description deep inside the 19/20 Ski Trab product catalog is a line of text that quietly affirms their commitment to their craft-- "Well begun is half done". With its origin going back to a time long before Aristotle lived, this idiom ..
After much contemplation on the skin track, we collectively decided that while trucker hats and neck gaiters are useful, they don’t embody our values quite as much as skiing in tight spandex does. Our search for the perfect skinsuit to boldly go where no ..
The Gara (Race) Overglove is Ski Trab’s way of keeping all 10 of your digits cozy and dexterous. Lightweight overgloves are the preferred way of employing thin race gloves in sub-zero temperatures. Instead of Velcro that can ball up with snow and be rende..
A little bit of skinning and walking doesn’t scare most backcountry skiers, but dropping a ski from up high can really put a damper on a day. Not every ski partner is willing to tackle a ski like a football player, so it’s best to either hold on really ti..
The Attivo is a lightweight, ventilated skimo helmet lined with comfortable padding. Uniquely, it has implants designed to hold Ski Trab goggles, which can then be raised onto the brim as necessary. The helmet is built with high-density polystyrene for im..
Ski Trab likes to go it alone. They require uniquely sized drill bits, make 14-layer skis, and invented a whole new boot interface for the TR2 binding. Unsurprisingly, the thought-leaders of Bormio use non-standardized climbing skin attachments (not that ..
Kudos to Ski Trab for an innovative toe piece! With a patented design that doesn’t require coiled springs, the Gara Titan approaches the 100 gram weight barrier that only recently seemed implausible. With the toe lever angled against included striker plat..
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The Mix formula from Ski Trab is 65% mohair and 35% nylon, a nice blend of glide and durability. The mix comes in sexy black and white and is sold by the centimeter so you can get exactly the length you need (remember you probably have two skis to cover!)..
Visors leave your ears exposed, beanies give you terrible hat hair, and ball caps look great but just aren't euro enough. Introducing the sharp looking, no hat-hair giving, euro-style Skimo Co Headband. Wear this stylish yet functional headwear to the gro..
Ski Trab uses a unique Attivo fixing system to attach skins quickly and securely to its skis. Designed to be pulled with one hand from either the tip or tail, the skin fix consists of a metal clasp with a pull tab (tip) and a plastic knob (tail) that fit ..
The Gara Aero race skins are made with 100% mohair and are designed to attach to the Gara Aero World Cup skis. The skins feature the Attivo fixing system that has wide tip clasps with a pull tab. These are parallel race skins that don't need trimming. In ..
With a bit more grip and durability than the World Cup race formula, the red Evo skins from Ski Trab still pack some serious glide. Made with 100% mohair, the skin material is the same as that used in the precut skins for Trab’s aramid-core skis. Combined..
The original Ski Trab Titan Vario is spoken of in hushed and reverent tones here at Skimo Co, and the fact that many of our employees ski this binding for ~90% of their days each season is evidence of how much we liked the original version. If the origina..
A Skimo helmet that is certified for skiing - what a concept! This is Ski Trab's second dual certified helmet, proudly and appropriately named the Aero. Ski Trab utilizes their Hollow Core Technology to cool your head with two different front air-intakes ..
The Italians are always on the leading edge of ski technology and Trab in particular has both speed and safety in mind. With options for all Ski Trab bindings, these brakes are mounted directly underneath the heel piece, which results in a secure connecti..
The Gara Aeros are lightweight racing and adventure gloves with retractable wind protection. Uniquely the wind covers stow into the back of the palm, as opposed to the wrists. This adds a bit of warmth to the back of the hand while stowed, and also preven..
Ortles? Rhymes with...well, nothing really. Monte Ortles is the tallest peak above Bormio where Ski Trab designs, builds, and tests all of their products including these cool sticks. In all the years there have been adjustable ski poles, the only jump in ..
Have a Gara Titan or older TR-Race binding that won’t fit your new boots? Ski Trab adjustment plates are the solution. All plates are sold in pairs.
Race Heel Plate - A bolt-tension plate with 60mm rails. With these plates, a brakeless Ski Trab race (g..
With good reason soft flasks have been increasing in popularity. If you haven’t already tasted the Kool-Aid, let us enlighten you. When fully loaded with water, soft flasks maintain their shape just like a hard bottle. After a few sips, however, the conte..
Standing atop the podium on race day isn't a stand-alone event. Months of training runs that start in the daylight and end with a headlamp, solo dawn patrols, and many thousands of vertical feet climbed all go into winning a race. All those funny off-bala..
Now you can get your speedy World Cup skins off the roll. And for fat skis too! Choose from several sizes up to 95mm wide and enjoy the supple mohair with glide treatments for all your reasonably-sized skis. The signature yellow* Ski Trab race skins are s..
Strong, light, and strong (yes, we know we said it twice), the Ski Trab Ski Crampons are an essential accessory for icy skin tracks. The robust aluminum construction comes in several widths, allowing you to get the best possible fit for your ski. The inti..
Ski Trab is a brand favorite here at Skimo Co for their attention to detail in craftsmanship on their gear, and they certainly don't disappoint when it comes to highly technical gear. Enter the Skating PR6 Plus Skis, a truly dedicated ski to match an athl..
A true skate ski must provide energy, responsiveness, and stability with an edge hold on any incline, and that's exactly what Nordic skiers can rejoice in finding with the Skating PR6 Cold Skis. Ski Trab is a brand with a high reputation for craftsmanship..
Age shouldn't discriminate on talent and hard work, neither should gear. The Ski Trab Team Duo Skin Junior + RMP Skis understands that there are some young athletes who are well worth the investment. This ski package offers a classic style, technical ski ..
Just keep skiing, just keep skiing skiing skiing; is the mantra for the Gara Aero Classic Plus PR4 Skis. These are an excellent choice for lighter or younger athletes who are after a versatile camber profile, designed for racing, but provide a bit more st..
The Ski Trab Gara Aero Junior Classic Cold Skis are a waxable racing Classic style ski, designed for young athletes with a softer, flexible, and shorter camber that provides excellent grip and glide. With a racing base and finishing, there are no corners ..
The Gara Aero Junior Classic Plus Skis are a waxable racing Classic style ski, made in mind for young athletes with a softer, more flexible, and shorter PR-4 camber that provides excellent grip and glide. A racing base and finish, along with Ski Trab's Sc..
Designed specifically for young athletes, the Ski Trab Gara Comp Junior Classic skis offer a flexible and short camber with a waxable racing base. Keeping in line with the brand's reliable construction, the Junior skis have a carbon fiber cap design with ..
Ski Trab's knocked it out of the Olympic skating park with the Gara Aero Duo Skis. Okay, that was reaching for a chuckle, but these skis are no joke! As waxless training skis, the Duo skin technology allows for excellent grip in all temperature conditions..
The Gara Aero Classic PR12 Skis off the best of both worlds - at least the best of both Nordic worlds - in that it's a classic profiled ski but has the competitive construction and design of a race ski. The 'Cold' PR12 offers a distinct performance base t..
To all our fellow Nor-dorks out there, yes, your favorite ski mountaineering brand makes Nordic gear. Ski Trab's Gara Aero Classic Plus PR12 Skis features a classic profile ideal for training, everyday tracking, and racing! Like Ski Trab's skimo product l..
Skate skis are known for being gear that goes hand in hand with precision, what you put into the skis is what they return to you. Ski Trab's Skate Team skis are no exception and return your investments in training and precision with unparalleled performan..
Skating skis need to have a competitive edge to stay relevant, and Ski Trab took that to heart with their Junior Skating Cold skis; this ski is designed specifically for young athletes and racers. These are race skating style skis with excellent gliding p..
As their name suggests, the Junior Skating Plus skis are designed specifically for young athletes and racers. These are skating-style skis with excellent gliding performance and high stability that perform best in warmer temperatures. The Quadriaxial Aero..
The Comp Junior Skating Ski is gliding across the championship line as an all-around, high performing skate ski for junior athletes! Without missing any strides on performance and top-of-the-line construction, the Comp Junior Ski sports a LiWood air core ..
As Shakespeare's Julius Caesar said, "Men at some time are masters of their fates." That's especially true for Nordic skiing, but the Ski Trab Gara Aero Skating R5 Plus Skis can help give you an edge to crush your competition. Just don't betray your team ..
Friends, Romans, Cross-Countrymen, lend me your ears! I come to bury the competition, not praise them! The Gara Aero Skating R5 Cold Skis won't stab you in the back when it comes to competitive performance and betray you on the track. These race skating s..
Race weight, fully waterproof, and breathable, the trifecta! Ski Trab consistently pushes boundaries with their hard goods, and they do the same with their clothing. The Gara Aero Jacket is an extremely lightweight outer shell built for wet weather. With ..
The Ski Trab TR1 is the epitome of innovation coming from Ski Trab, and that is saying quite a lot for the company with a one-of-a-kind 14-layer ski construction and an utterly unique titanium-based elastic toepiece. Yet here we are, describing another pa..