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K2 Recon 120 BOA Ski Boots · 2024 · 26.5

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Leo Cocchiara, Ski Expert
Nick Hastings, Ski Expert
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Best for skiers seeking a responsive, comfortable, and versatile boot with innovative BOA system.

Great for
  • Heel holdFeatures a beautiful heel pocket.
  • ResponsivenessDescribed as responsive.
  • VersatilityBOA system fits any foot shape.
Good for
  • Claimed stiffness accuracy120 flex, stiffens up about 10% when cold.
  • WeightDescribed as lightweight.
  • DurabilityDescribed as durable.
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Introducing the K2 Recon 120 BOA Ski Boots, equipped with the latest BOA® Fit System technology. This revolutionary feature has been a game-changer in snowboard boots, bike shoes, and running shoes for years and is now available in ski boots. The Recon 120 BOA® boasts a redesigned lower cuff and all-new shell that delivers a tighter toe seal, providing an adjustable fit with performance-enhancing features. Say goodbye to traditional pain hotspots caused by overtightened buckles as this boot offers micro-adjustable fit, even pressure distribution, and unmatched heel hold.

Key Features:

  • MultiFit™️ last ranging from 97mm -104mm fits a wide range of feet right out of the box.
  • Heat-moldable liner featuring multi-density Intuition® foam layers provides perfect balance between comfort and support.
  • Internal and external J-Bars ensure proper heel hold while seamless toebox makes fitting process smooth.
  • Customizable heel inserts allow fine-tuning of feel with rigid and responsive or softer Harshmellow™️ insert options.
  • Redesigned shell delivers better “wrap” for even pressure distribution across foot.
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4.98 average rating

Size26.5
Age GroupAdult
GenderMen's
Model year2024
Ski boot typeAlpine downhill
Walk/tour mode (Y/N)No
Skill levelAdvanced, Expert
Flex index120
Forefoot width (mm)100
Liner typeSemi-custom
Liner descriptionPrecisionfit Pro Liner
StanceForward Lean, Cuff Alignment
Number of buckles2
Shell materials & designThermoplastic Urethane
Type of bucklesBOA® Fit System, H+i1 DIAL, SS3 Lace, Rivet Guides
Boot sole typeGripWalk
Indiv. boot weight (g)1,580

4.3/5
Leo Cocchiara tested this product
The K2 Recon 120 BOA ushers in the next generation of adjustability and comfort to a high-performance resort boot. For the skeptics out there, YES, this boot is extremely durable. You're not going to break that BOA any sooner than you would bust a buckle. Quite frankly, with the dial's ability to pop off under extreme duress and... Read more
Ideal for
  • Highly adjustable mid foot thanks to BOA
  • Very light weight
  • Impressive durability and waterproofing - it's true
Not ideal for
  • Runs a bit large for mondo point
  • The 120 flex comes off a bit softer than the buckled version
  • Not compatible with AT bindings
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Reviewed by:
Leo Cocchiara
Ski Expert
4.8/5
Nick Hastings owns this product
Truly an amazing boot from K2, the Recon 120 BOA is a top-performing alpine boot. Traditional MV 100mm at the forefoot. This is the first season the downhill ski boot market has seen the BOA system, and it’s truly a wonderful way to close up the bottom half of the boot. Bringing evenly distributed pressure upon the forefoot, the... Read more
Ideal for
  • Comfortable, Performance fitting boot with BOA.
  • Responsive, lightweight, durable
  • Medium Volume, 100mm forefoot, 120 Flex
Not ideal for
  • Over tightening the BOA
Reviewed by:
Nick Hastings
Ski Expert

Popular questions (4)

What was your favorite moment with this gear?I just remember being so pleasantly surprised the first time I got to try them on. I got to spend...read more
Leo Cocchiara
Ski Expert
What is the value for the money versus other options?BOA is here to stay. It has been a giant across a countless number of athletic applications and it continues...read more
Leo Cocchiara
Ski Expert
What do you love about this product?The BOA is obviously the stand out feature that sets this boot apart and it certainly delivers on the promise...read more
Leo Cocchiara
Ski Expert
Why did you choose this product?This is the boot I'm going to chose for the heavier high level intermediate, advanced, and expert skiers who want...read more
Leo Cocchiara
Ski Expert

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