Fluffy, bottomless powder is the stuff that many skiers’ dreams are made of. But, getting the hang of skiing through soft snow can be tough, especially if you’re accustomed to cruising on a groomed trails at a ski resorts.
Volkl Mantra M5 Skis
It’s a high-performance ski that was originally introduced in 2005 and has been continuously improved upon ever since.
Salomon Assassin Pro
Get ready to take on the whole mountain with one of the best all mountain snowboards for the 2020 season.
When it comes to manufacturing, it seems like 3-D printing is the future of, well, just about everything. But while the best snowboards will still need wood cores and metal edges – at least for now – Capita MFG are pioneering the use of it in sidewall construction.
Suunto 9 Baro Sports Watch
For skiing, snowboarding and ski touring it tracks ascent, descent, descent speed and uses both the more common GPS altimeter and the more accurate barometric altimeter.
Pro photography in a smartphone package.
Cordova Ski Suit
The slim fit is great for layering with sweaters and boots.
Phoozy Thermal Case
When your phone gets too cold its battery drains faster and if it’s really cold, it might even shut off. That’s where the Phoozy
Oakley Flight Deck Goggles
This rimless goggle has one of the largest fields of view on the market and flat out ridiculous peripheral vision.
Stanley Classic One-Hand Vacuum Mug
The Stanley Classic One-Hand Vacuum Mug is light, small, and guaranteed to be leak-proof.
Moncler Grenoble Ski Sweater
This zip-up sweater is knitted with a generous amount of wool and has padded side inserts to keep you extra warm.
Arc’teryx Sabre AR Jacket
Best overall ski jacket, Arc’teryx dominates the high-end jacket market, and their men’s Sabre (and women’s Sentinel) is an all-time favorite shell for those who ski both the resort and backcountry.
Smith Vantage MIPS Helmet
You simply put on the helmet and forget that it’s there—the Vantage feels that comfortable and light.
Hestra Heli Glove
This comfortable and highly functional ski glove has been around for years, but its hybrid leather and synthetic construction remains best in class.
Blaze Wear Heated Glove Liners
These bad boys are the most effective against the harsh environments of a snowy mountain ski slope. They feature a rechargeable battery which provides instant heat of up to 55-degrees centigrade to the perimeter of each finger.
Prada Multi Intarsia Virgin Wool Sweater
Handmade in Italy from weighty Shetland virgin wool and knitted with a haunted forest-style intarsia that has a raw, undone feel.
Dalbello Lupo Pro HD
For the ultimate in touring and downhill performance, the 2020 Dalbello Lupo Pro HD takes the lead.
G3 Minimist Skins
Every MINIMIST skin is up to 30% lighter than anything else in its performance class.
Backcountry Access Float Mountain Pro Vest
A low profile avalanche pack and vest combo designed for high-performance mountain riding. It incorporates three protective features: a life vest, an airbag system, and a hard shell with dual-layer foam.