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Enjoy a relaxed, smooth ride on rolling terrain with the Madshus Eon cross-country skis. They bridge the gap between cross-country and downhill skis for efficient off-trail travel.
Get off the trail when the soft powder looks too good to tour over with the Madshus Eon, a nordic ski that can cut a turn on easy slopes. The extruded, positive Omnitrak base is super durable and really takes a bite out of steep terrain. Added camber makes your glide more efficient than most hybrid skis.
- Mountain Gear
Sprung from the same mold as the Karhu XCD-GT, but with improved base finishing, this is the ski to spring you into exploring snow covered wild lands. The Madshus Eon backcountry skis mix a alpine ski turnability with reliable no-wax kick and glide. This is the ski that, decades ago, started the Cross-Country Downhill (XCD) trend. Wood core/ Torsion cap construction MGV Omni positive grip pattern base is a proven design for varied snow conditions Note: most users find that when in-between sizes, best results are to size down.
Far away from the groomed track and light years from the ski lifts lies a smorgasbord of backcountry skiing, available for your exploring pleasure with the Madshus Eon Ski. Combining the metal edges and deeper sidecut of a downhill cross-country ski with the lightweight wood core and waxless grip of a touring ski, the Eon bridges the gap between uphill performance and downhill comfort. An OmniTrak base grips slippery terrain and handles moderate downhills with ease, thanks to a grip pattern with sharp, tightly-arranged scales underfoot and softer, rounder scales towards the glide zones. You can mount the Eon with NNN, or classic 3-pin, or even telemark bindings, depending on how you intend to ski, and point this carefully-crafted cruiser towards the trees and stride off into uncharted territories.
A classic Nordic backwoods ski, the Madshus Eon is the embodiment of efficiency and versatility in the back country.