According to Men's Fitness, our skis are some of the best gifts to give...
16. North Shore 108 skis by RMU
Started by a bunch of ski bum friends in Carbondale, CO, and still owned and operated by 15 employees, Rocky Mountain Underground skis makes, as its tagline says, “uncompromised backcountry alpine equipment”. The newest, and most awaited, ski is the North Shore 108, which was designed with help from RMU athletes and was built to take on big lines and high speed, but can still be nimble enough for jumps. They come with a wood core, but you can open up your wallet a little more and spring for either metal or carbon.
Men's Fitness article here