You are using a web browser we don't support. Please use the latest version of one of these browsers.

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome

Apple Safari

Microsoft IE

Back to top

Black Diamond Carbon Megawatt Backcountry Skis - 2013/2014

This product is no longer available, but don't go just yet.

Details

  • The lightweight, touring-specific version of Black Diamond's hallmark powder ski gains sidewall construction and loses another 1.1 lbs. per pair this year
  • Part of the FreeTour series, the Carbon Megawatt blends alpine-inspired performance with backcountry efficiency for use in deep powder
  • Rockered tips, semi-rockered tails and 120mm waists provide a stable feel as you float through the soft snow
  • Formula One Technology™ features three ribs that run the length of the ski to deliver liveliness and power for hard-charging skiing
  • 3D Sandwich Light construction layers fiberglass and carbon fiber above and below the light paulownia wood cores for excellent torsional stiffness with very little weight
  • 5mm beveled ABS sidewall construction with thick Power Edges keeps the skis stable at high speeds
  • Stainless-steel notches at the tails keep climbing skins (sold separately) securely attached and centered
  • High-speed sintered bases on the Black Diamond Carbon Megawatt skis feature a cross-hatch stone grind for the best balance of durability, glide and maintenance
  • Base or topsheet color may vary from online photo

Imported.

Recommended rider weights are a general guideline. Please keep in mind that additional factors can affect which size will best suit your needs. If you have questions regarding ski and snowboard sizing, please contact us at 1-800-426-4840.

View all Black Diamond Telemark Skis

REI membership

Specs

Best Use Backcountry skiing
Ski Design Backcountry
Ski Terrain Backcountry
Sidecut Radius 27 / 28 meters
Ski Camber Tip and tail rocker
Recommended Skier Weight <175 pounds / 165+ pounds
Core Wood
Bindings Included No
Weight Per Pair 3,200 / 3,600 grams
Gender Unisex

The REI Difference

100% satisfaction guaranteed

We stand behind everything we sell. If you are not satisfied with your REI purchase, you can return it for a replacement or refund within one year of purchase.

REI's guarantee doesn't cover ordinary wear and tear or damage caused by improper use or accidents.

If your item has a manufacturing defect in its materials or workmanship, you can return it at any time. See our limited warranty.

Gear & advice you can trust

At REI, we live and breathe the outdoors, and we're passionate about sharing our expertise with people of all skill levels. Whether you're new to the outdoors or a seasoned explorer, we'll take the time to understand your needs and help you find the right gear for you.

10% annual member refund

Anyone can shop at REI, but for a one-time $20 fee you can become an REI member and enjoy a lifetime of benefits. These include an annual member refund, typically 10% back on eligible purchases.*

 

 

*10% is typical but not guaranteed. Your refund is based on eligible purchases, which exclude REI gift cards, services, fees, REI Adventures trips, REI Garage, and discounted items. Learn more