Michael Hagen

Founder of Hagan Ski
from Breckenridge, CO, USA
Hello, I am Michael Hagen, founder of Hagan Ski USA. I started my business to import Austrian alpine ski touring (backcountry skiing) gear. The sport was big in Europe but very niche here. I loved ski touring personally and recognized the lack of awareness, and quality gear, in the U.S....
Hagan makes ski mountaineering gear—exclusively. We focus without distraction on alpine ski touring. We don’t make downhill skis, clothing, hiking boots, or running shoes. Our focus is entirely on backcountry ski touring/ski mountaineering — especially light and fast backcountry skiing....