K2's Pinnacle 88 bridges the gap between resort and freeride. The 88-mm-waisted ski received the highest grades of all skis for the playfulness criteria, with only slightly lower marks for stability. “East coast, west coast, either way, this quick and playful ski suits a wide range of skiers, terrain and conditions,” says Witman

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