Does nearly everything brilliantly. There was a time…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new


Does nearly everything brilliantly.


  • Everything


  • Weight (for touring)

There was a time when I took three pairs of skis with me to the mountains: piste, powder, and touring skis. Each was ideal for their niches, and I really couldn't imagine a day when one ski could do all three.

Although I have tested far from every type of ski, the Soul 7 just nails it for me. A terrific carving ski, even/especially on boilerplate pistes, just a dream in powder, crud, breakable crust, and good for touring.

If it fails to fit the 'one size fits all' profile at all, it might be that it is a bit weighty as a touring ski, so although they are great for day tours, I will still rely on my G3s for hut-to-hut touring expeditions.

All in all, well done Rossignol!


Welcome to Trailspace, Phil! Thanks for the review.

3 years ago

This review will help me this fall, thanks

3 years ago
Phil Bamford

I hope you enjoy them as much as I did, Jeff. If you're stuck deciding between lengths, I'd advise taking the longer one. I'm a bit over 6", 180llbs, and the 188cm was ideal.

3 years ago

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Rossignol SOUL 7

previously retailed for:
$419.97 - $749.95

The Rossignol SOUL 7 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen April 15, 2016 at

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