2023: Pedal to the Metal

It’s a Wednesday afternoon in mid December of 2021.  Folsom’s build queue has been no-so-gradually stacking up higher and higher over the course of the fall and early winter.  The holidays are right around the corner and every customer needs their skis yesterday.  Our 12 year old CNC machine seizes up around 4pm while cutting…

Ski Tuning In Denver

Folsom Skis is proud to offer a full suite of ski tuning services at our Denver Headquarters.  We are capable of tuning both Folsom Skis as well as skis from other manufacturers, however Folsom Skis customers will receive 25% off any ski tune in Denver.   Tune Types and Pricing Pro Tune ($100) – Base…

New UltraLITE Touring Construction

Over the last few years, the shift in the ski industry towards lightweight touring skis has been substantial.  Through this time, Folsom’s touring builds have evolved slightly, but even in Folsom’s traditional lightweight touring constructions, skis still weighed in around 1800-2000 g/ski for longer mid-width shapes.  This winter and spring, we’ve been prototyping a new…

11 NEW Custom Ski Graphics For 2022-23

In between spring cleaning, new shape / construction R&D, and (of course) custom ski building, we’ve been able to cook up a fresh batch of custom ski topsheet graphics for your next custom build. Although it won’t seem to stop snowing (no complaints here), many of the new graphics come from warm weather inspiration, as…

2022: Restructuring & Expanding

The past 12 months have been a whirlwind.  The uncertainty that COVID initially brought to the ski world was unparalleled, and left many small businesses wondering how much longer they’d be around for.  Thankfully the ’20-21 ski season drew thousands of new skiers to the ski areas across the globe, and there was no shortage…

WATCH: Ski Shapes by Family

Custom skis always begin with the ski shape.  The ski shape is what dictates your ski’s length and geometry (tip-waist-tail dimensions, sidecut, and taper), and we have consolidated our shapes into four families as follows: Spar, Completo, Cash, and Primary.  (There are a few outlier shapes that don’t necessarily fall into a single family, and…