Armada Locator 96 Skis 2023

  • $649.00
  • $749.00
- $100.00


The Armada Locator 96 is a more than a ski light enough to tour in. It's a ski designed for backcountry skiing in the little and big ways that matter. Even better at ascending than it's feathery 1350 grams suggests thanks to a secure dedicated tail clip construction and plenty of camber to give your climbing skins their most grip. When the tips point down, however, a precise combination of carbon fiber, metal, and rubber laminates imbues confident descending though rough terrain in this nimble alpine touring machine.


Caruba Core: Ultra light weight full wood core. Caruba wood both keeps weight down and energy high.

AR75 Sidewall: Full sidewall construction for precise, powerful edge hold that thins out towards the tip to keep swing weight down. 

Adaptive Mesh: Laminate of woven fiberglass with varied orientation throughout the ski reduces vibration and chatter while adding nearly no weight.


Dimensions(mm): 127 Tip / 96 Waist / 117 Tail @178cm Length

Construction: Carbua Wood Core, Adaptive mesh, AR75 Full Sidewall

Turn Radius: 21m @178cm length

Weight: 1350g @178cm Length

Ski Profile: Long Rockered tip, Cambered underfoot, Flat Tail

Ability Level: Advanced - Expert

Best For & Perfect Pairings 

The type of ski that makes alpine touring it's easiest and most fun. 

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