Black Diamond Ascension Nylon STD Skins

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Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Black Diamond's Ascension Nylon STD Skins forgo tail attachments in favor of a basic, easy-to-use design. Nylon fibers provide all the grip you need for climbing steep pitches, adjustable tip attachments fit a variety of tip shapes, and the simple design means quick on and quick off when you're busting out laps during a dawn patrol.


Features of the Black Diamond Ascension Nylon STD 125mm Durable plush material provides benchmark Climbing and efficient glide with High packability No tail attachment for minimalist skinning Adjustable tip loop Fits a wide range of ski tip shapes

- Moosejaw

Whether you're skinning through the darkness on a pre-work dawn patrol or changing over for your fifth uphill slog of the day, the Black Diamond Ascension Nylon STD Skins provide benchmark grip and climbing performance-now with improved glide thanks to the redesigned printed plush material. Their adjustable tip loop fits a wide range of ski tips, and they have dispensed with the tail attachment for lightweight minimalist skinning.


Created for the minimalist, the Ascension Nylon STD Skins from Black Diamond have a simple sewn-in tip loop and no tail attachment for reduced bulk and drag. The Printed Plush material improves gliding and keeps the same unbeatable climbing. Gold Label Adhesive remains the best in the industry for temperature range and longevity.

- Mountain Gear