Our commitment to the service we provide to the backcountry community is guaranteed! We are the one shop you need to work on all of your backcountry gear with the attention to detail that you can trust!
Alpine touring sometimes called Randonee, AT (Alpine Touring), or Ski Mountaineering is what we love and what we specialize in! Cripple Creek Backcountry is your new, exclusive AT retail store, demo and service center located in Carbondale, CO.
Allow us to usher you into the backcountry… Our inventory features some of the finest skis and bindings on the market, including the high-end and hard to source European brands of Randonee Race equipment. Better yet, we offer full-service demos, allowing you to test out your dream/custom set up.
Services provided include:
Boot Fitting: Whether its heat molding your new liners, or more complicated shell punches and customization, we have the tools and experience to keep your boots performing well and your feet feeling good!
Binding Mounts: When putting a top of the line binding on a pair of brand new planks the interface needs to be perfect. We guarantee a secure and precise mount every time.
Tunes and Hand Repairs: Don’t let careless machine tunes decrease the life and performance of your skis, we take the time to do all our edges by hand, ensuring quality and performance! Need a base or edge repair? We can do that too.
Expert Retail Advice: We want to be sure we get you on the pair of skis that is perfect for you! We have tested every pair of skis we carry and are willing to special order any item from any of the our manufactures. We also have a top of the line current set of demo skis so you can see for yourself how they preform!