Best 13 inexpensive Cross-Country Skiing for Ladies
Fischer Offtrack 5 BC My Style Touring Boot - Women's
Any old schmoe can cruise down some groomers and point at a bird, but for those who want to do a little of their own exploring, there's the Fischer Offtrack 5 BC My Style Women's Touring Boot. The integrated gaiter and sealed zipper provide optimal protection when venturing off track through deep snow for dry feet throughout the whole day. To make taking on the unprepared track as exciting as wildlife, an injected exterior heel cap works with a Rottefella® BC sole to provide protection, stability, and power transfer so the exploring is efficient and enjoyable. For excellent freedom of movement through varying terrain, a hinged polymer cuff provides front to back flexibility so cruising through untouched snow was never more fun. When the day out is over, slip off the boot with ease thanks to the hook and loop closure with easy entry loops that make adjustments and handling a breeze. No need to take the boots off outdoors in shame either as Fischer Fresh gives lasting freshness for a pleasant smell even after long days offtrack.
Salomon RS Pilot Vitane Carbon Skate Boot - Women's
Slip your feet into the high performance Salomon RS Pilot Vitane Carbon Skate boot and head for the track. This narrow heel, low-volume boot was engineered for those with slightly narrower feet who still demand top performance. The Vitane is kitted out with a lightweight, high-strength carbon skating plate in the sole that stores energy when flexed and releases it when unweighted. This drives energy into the ski to keep you flying down the track. A carbon 3D Energyzer cuff gives you a snappy ski return and eliminates tip drag letting your ankle and lower leg muscles relax for easier kick with less fatigue.
As with all SNS Pilot boots, the Vitane has a double-axle pivot that's set back from the toe of the boots giving you increased control over your skis. It eliminates side-to-side motion in the boot-binding interface ensuring that you're not wasting energy trying to keep your foot in line with the direction of your ski. In addition to the carbon skating plate, the sole has a full-length guide ridge that provides a stable platform during glide and downhill sections. The S-Lab cuff provides strong lateral support while allowing easy ankle flex and closes with an easy-to-adjust Memo strap that conforms to any ankle shape.
For comfort, the Vitane features a customizable fit thanks to the thermo-moldable foam in the heel and forefoot as well as an adjustable heel strap that lets you dial in your fit for maximum comfort and performance. The Sensifit overlap construction has semi-soft wings that enclose your foot from both sides for a snug, secure fit. A 3D Mesh liner helps wick moisture as you push your limits on the track and the whole thing is locked into place with Salomon's Quicklace system to get you out and skiing comfortably in no time.
Rossignol X3 FW Touring Boot - Women's
Nordic touring boots often skew heavy and burly, but Rossignol's X3 FW Touring Boot is a lighter, nimbler sort of adventurer. It's cut low, to keep weight down and maneuverability up, but still offers plenty of trail-conquering and trail-breaking support via a 3D-injected cuff, 3D heel counter, and solid but flexible NNN-compatible T4 sole. Spending long hours on your feet is part of the fun of leaving the trail behind, but it's made a lot more fun with the X3's heat-moldable Thermo Adjustable Fit liner, which conforms to the contours of your feet for increased warmth and comfort. A fur-lined collar adds extra warmth and softness, while the zippered PVC lace cover helps keep water out of your socks so your feet don't freeze. Rossignol also decked the X3 out with a hook-and-loop strap tp close up the ankle, and its Speedlace Lock internal drawcord closure to cinch the liner down snugly and securely.
Atomic Mover XCruise Grip L Nordic Touring Ski - Women's
Choosing the right kick wax is more art than science, making it hard enough for experts to nail it, let alone regular folks. Atomic's Motion XCruise Grip L Women's Touring Ski solves the problem by incorporating a waxless fishscale pattern underfoot, making kick wax a thing of the past. It provides excellent grip and glide in all conditions, on the trail and off, so you'll never have to sweat your wax color again. The rest of the ski boasts a BI 1500 base, which is durable and wax ready for plenty of glide, and the Densolite core and XCruise profile provide plenty of stability and maneuverability at a weight that's eminently manageable.
Fischer Inspire My Style EF Ski - Women's
Crisp winter mornings call for gliding across smooth track in the Fischer Inspire My Style EF Ski. It's the lightest women's cruising ski Fischer makes to get you moving on the track. Its wood core with air channels keeps the weight of the skis down while the basalt fibers in the core provide ideal flex regardless of temperature. A power layer, high-pressure laminate comprised of natural fibers and resin also notably lower the weight. Aside from its weight, the most notable feature of the Inspire ski is that it is equipped with Efficient Forward technology. This technology delivers a forgiving kick action that has you gliding effortlessly across fresh corduroy. Its Vario Crown base enhances this glide by utilizing a combination of crowns that work together for efficient power transfer and a smooth glide as you get your workout in on brisk winter mornings.
Salomon RS Vitane Prolink Skate Boot - Women's
Step into the Salomon RS Prolink Vitane Carbon Skate Boot and be rewarded with performance and comfort for your long training session. This low-volume, narrow heel boot was engineered for skiers with slightly narrower feet who still demand top performance from their gear. The Proline Vitane delivers with its lightweight, high-stretch carbon skating plate in the sole that stores energy and releases it when unweighted, driving energy into the ski to keep you flying down the track. Its carbon 3D Energyzer cuff is designed to provide better muscle relaxation and faster ski return giving you better edge control and easier kick with less fatigue so you can extend your training sessions.
Comfort is equally as important as performance in the design of the Prolink Vitane and as such, it features a super-customizable fit. A thermo-moldable foam liner allows you to have a completely custom fit for each of your feet and with an adjustable heel strap, you are able to dial in your fit for maximum comfort and performance. Its SensiFit Overlap construction has semi-soft wings that enclose the foot from both sides, locking in place with a precise one-pull Quicklace system that is protected by a zippered lace cover. Topping it all off is a thermoformed racing insole that provides custom foot support for hard-charging skiing.
Alpina T 30 Eve Touring Boot - Women's
Enjoy a piping hot cup of joe at the trailhead, pull on your Alpina Women's Eve T30 Touring Boot, and then kick into long, comfortable glides across the frozen landscape. Specifically crafted for a female skier's foot, the Eve T30 women's last is designed to ensure comfort on long skis, and its insulated design ensures that your foot stays warm and comfortable on even the coldest tours. The internal lacing system makes for easy adjustments during a quick breather, and the anatomic footbed supports your arch when you're following the tracks or making your own across a snow-covered lake. Alpina also built an elastic cuff adjustment for a snug fit and included a plastic cuff and heel counter for increased support, which decreases fatigue and keeps you feeling fresher as the miles fall away.
Fischer Offtrack 3 Backcountry My Style Boot - Women's
The Nordic track is all well and good for getting a workout in, but what you really love is exploring. Leave the track behind with the Fischer Offtrack 3 Backcountry My Style Boot. Designed for performance in rugged and untracked terrain, this boot has the support and comfort you need for long excursions into the backcountry. An anatomically-designed ankle support system allows for a stable power transfer, while a shaped internal molded heel cap naturally cups your heel to keep things comfortable.
When you venture off into untouched terrain, an integrated gaiter with a sealed zipper keeps snow out. Water resistant Comfort Guard insulation keeps your foot warm, especially the more susceptible areas of the forefoot, so your adventures won't be cut short by frozen toes. A backcountry-specific outsole is designed to give you optimum support in the most difficult terrain, and has a non-slip profile for reliable walking in case you need to unclip and do some scrambling. Fischer Fresh anti-odor technology ensures long-lasting freshness, so taking off those boots when you get back to the fireplace won't be a harrowing experience.
Salomon RS8 Vitane Prolink Skate Boot - Women's
The Salomon Women's RS8 Prolink Skate Boot strikes a glorious balance between comfort and power. It's a favorite among endurance trainers and has a load of trickle-down technology from Salomon's World-Cup-winning S-Lab series. Starting with features like its foot hugging dissociated Quicklace system, breathable 3D mesh, ergonomic and snug Sensifit overlap upper, and its thermo-moldable Custom Fit liner, the boot will morph to your feet for ultimate fit and comfort.
Salomon doesn't stop with comfort, however. To achieve top performance for endurance skating, the boot is packed with lateral support and torsional rigidity in a lightweight package. Its carbon skating plate reduces weight while the Advanced 3D chassis allow for strong heel support and better torsional rigidity to optimize power transfer. A S/Race Energyzer cuff provides lateral support to give you better edge control when you're really pushing yourself and the NNN Prolink Racing skate sole delivers power transmission so each skate you make isn't wasted. All of this technology and comfort only weighs in at under three pounds so the boots won't hold you back as you skate ski until your heart's content.
Fischer RCS Carbonlite Skate Boot - Women's
Shatter PRs with the Fischer Women's RCS Carbonlite Skate Boot. Designed specifically for women and toting all the features of a World Cup boot, the RCS features a light and stiff carbon cuff along with a ratcheting instep strap, resulting in a stiff boot that delivers an efficient and consistent glide every time.
Fully loaded to maximize both comfort and performance, this boot features Fischer's Triple-F membrane for waterproof, breathable protection. A moldable heel counter and adjustable canting allow you to customize the fit of the boot, while the ratcheting instep strap and hook-and-loop ankle strap let you dial in the perfect fit every time you step into the boot. The Thermo insole prevents cold from seeping up from the bottom of the boot while you ski, and the sealed zipper keeps snow out come springtime. The boot is built on Fischer's stable and responsive Turnamic sole and is compatible with NNN bindings.
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Salomon S/Race Vitane Classic Prolink Boot - Women's
Salomon's S/Race Vitane Classic Prolink Boot strikes a balance between a precise fit and the snow feel that cross country racers look for. Its 3D carbon chassis maintains a stiff, stable performance without weighing you down, and Salomon's Second Skin upper conforms to your foot shape for a customized feel. This boot has a sole compatible with skis that have Prolink NNN bindings.
Fischer XC Control My Style Touring Boot - Women's
To get through long, cold days of skiing you need a boot that balances comfort, warmth, and performance. With the Fischer XC Control My Style Touring Boot you'll have all three. An injected exterior heel cap and ankle support cuff give you all-around stability while allowing for plenty of forward flex, helping you move the ways you want and not the ways you don't. To keep you warm and dry these boots have a Triple F membrane that keeps water out and natural heat in, all while maintaining breathability. Fischer's water resistant Comfort Guard lining adds further warmth and targets areas that are especially susceptible to the cold, like your toes and forefoot. The outsole of the shoe is designed to enable a longer gliding phase through easier balance, so you'll smoother ride. Fischer Fresh anti-odor technology ensures that your boots stay smelling fresh after miles and miles of winter exploration.
Atomic Motion 25 Touring Boot - Women's
Groomed trails are nice, but it's a whole lot more fun to blaze a trail of your own through fresh snow. Fortunately for you, the Atomic Women's Motion 25 Touring Boot will do a bit of both, thanks to a comfortable and supportive fit that works well on and off the Nordic center trails. Sporting Atomic's 106mm-wide Comfort Fit last, the Motion 25 has plenty of room to keep the blood moving through your feet, so they stay nice and warm when you're in the soft and cold snow. Thinsulate insulation offers additional warmth without compromising the fit of the boot, too, so you can stay out for hours without turning your toes into fleshy popsicles. Meanwhile, a standard lace closure and zippered lace cover come together to keep the boots secure and comfortable when you're on the move, and help stop water from soaking through the boot and into your socks.