The answer depends on your skill level, your feet, and your body type
For years I wrote off fur-trimmed gear as all look and no performance. I stand corrected.
You can't walk in them, but you can fly in them
A peek at Hydro Flask’s Journey Series hydration pack, Mountainsmith’s Zerk 40L Fastpack, and OluKai's Hawai’iloa boot collection
Never worry about cold feet again
The Maine gear giant worked with a small backpack brand to design Bean Boots made with sail cloth. We're obsessed.
Style and capability, all in one pretty fun package
Our resident gear expert is a fan of rising at the crack of dawn to get a couple laps in
Blair Braverman answers your countless questions (How did she choose her parka? What are her favorite insulating materials? How does she pee?) about her Iditarod wardrobe, which is both lifesaving and affordable.
No matter where or how you ski, you need a pair that fits just right, minimizes sweat, and keeps you warm