ski gear reviews & buying guides

We’ve tested and found the best ski and snowboard gear for winter 2021-2022. From backcountry skis to face coverings, ski pants, and more we’ve got you covered.

The Best Ski Pants of 2021-2022

When suiting up to go skiing, it’s easy to neglect the lower half of the body. Jackets and upper-body layers may attract more interest and attention, but ski pants are equally important.

The Best Ski Jackets of 2021-2022

Whether you’re skiing or snowboarding in sunny or stormy conditions, here are our top picks for the longest-lasting, protective, comfortable jackets to keep you outside longer.

The Best Snowboard Pants of 2021-2022

Whether you’re uphilling in the backcountry or pounding powder laps at the resort, these are our favorite pants for snowboarding and splitboarding for guys and gals.

The Best Ski Boots of 2021-2022

Our experts tested the best ski boots of 2021-2022 to fit every budget and use, including top picks from Salomon, Dynafit, and more.

The Best All-Mountain Skis of 2021-2022

Having the right ski can make your day on the mountain. And not every all-mountain ski is created equal. So we hit the slopes and put them to the test from Vermont to Colorado to find the best.

The Best Men’s Ski Jackets of 2021

If skiing is your therapy, a waterproof ski jacket can make your time on the slopes the best days of the year. Check out our picks for the best men’s ski jackets of 2021.

The Best Ski Backpacks of 2021-2022

From small packs designed for lift-access skiing to behemoths built for serious backcountry use, we found the best ski backpacks for every budget.

The Best Fleece Jackets of 2021-2022

Durable and timeless, fleece is an outdoor staple. Looking to upgrade your fleece game? We’ve got you covered with our list of the best fleece jackets in 2021-2022.

The Best Down Jackets of 2021-2022

We found the best down jackets of 2021-2022. From ultralight backpacking jackets to budget-friendly everyday puffy jackets, we’ve got you covered.

The Best Snowboard Jackets of 2021-2022

Integrated powder skirts, adjustable hoods and hems, and a plethora of pockets — all features that can make or break a snowboard jacket. Find our best picks here.

The Best Ski Goggles of 2021-2022

Looking for the best ski goggles or a pair of snow goggles for snowmobiling, hiking, or exploring winter storms? We’ve got you covered with our list of the best goggles.

The Best Women’s Winter Jackets of 2021-2022

Whether you’re looking for the perfect coat to commute in a snow storm, an extremely durable layer for adventure, or a cozy jacket for apres, we’ve got you covered with our top cold-weather picks.