The Backland FR or Freeride is Atomic's solution to skiers who like to spend time in the backcountry and resort, but don't want to sacrifice performance in either area. The Backland series gives you massive float with stability on hardpack and corn like snow. The Light Woodcore is made from poplar wood, which is ideal for powder skis and all-mountain riding, it keeps the ski light and poppy, but is still durable. The Backland's Carbon Backbone is an ultra-lightweight carbon insert that runs the length of the ski and acts as a stabilizer this provides exceptional agility and edge hold with no added weight. Can't decide between a backcountry ski and a resort ski? Look no further, the solution is here and it's more fun than ever.