Layering is key with light and fast ski mountaineering. Look for highly breatheable materials with decent wind resistance for the up. Puffies come out of your pack while preparing for the down. Don't be afraid to dress up for the occasion with a full lycra body suit.
If the subject of independent toe pins arises every time you discuss the topic of touring, or if your dreams are filled with skis that have 14-layer Aramid constructions - consider adding this hat to your growing collection of Ski Trab paraphernalia. This "trucker" style cap with a subtle but sweet Ski Trab logo on the front will keep your head covered, the sun out of your eyes, an..
Adjustable, grey, logoed. These are the main features of Volkl's Team hat. To unlock the full potential of this cap it needs to be properly placed on the head. When done correctly the effects may include random compliments, back slaps or high fives. This headwear may even help you get the elusive perfect selfie. Uses for this hat include, but are not limited to looking cool, suppor..
If the line 'I'm cool, but not a punk' can be used to describe you, then the Dynafit Graphic Trucker cap might be a good fit for you. If you've heard about the Dynafit Skimo Syndicate and have always wanted to join, here's your chance! If you like hats that look cool and are comfy, this hat might be for you! Basically, if you're a person who has worn a hat before, this hat is defin..
Sometimes you just need a way of avoiding viewing things above you. This is especially true after spending countless hours craning your neck while belaying, searching for holds, or shot-gunning liquid carbohydrates. Accomplish this avoidance in style while declaring love for your favorite French mountaineering company. This is the official Petzl Logo Hat...
Ask anyone in our shop and they will tell you that you can't have enough logo wear, how else will everyone know that you ski in the backcountry? The Dynafit Trucker 3 Cap subtly asserts that you are familiar with tech bindings and lycra layers so that anyone you walk past can marvel at your skiing prowess. Made in the typical trucker hat fashion, the Trucker 3 Cap has a flat brim a..
Do you want to join the Movement movement?? Better get a branded 5-Panel Cap!! With enough room to fit most noggins (excluding only the very big and very small ones), this cap will keep your dome safe from the hot rays of the sun or the cold droplets of rain for years and years to come. Whether you plan on buying this hat for yourself and wearing it a like a loyal pal, or gifting t..
Do you ever find yourself struggling to fully express just how much you love skiing uphill? Then fear not! The oh-so-fashionable Ski Uphill Beanie from Dynafit will help you share your feelings—and much more. This retro style Pom-Pom beanie is, “cool,” as the kids say nowadays, and it also will keep your noggin' warm when the ambient temperature dips down, and wick the sweat away i..
There's nothing quite like looking up from the skintrack to see your partner's full moon rising from the horizon of their pants. Help them keep those cheeks cozy and your innocence intact by getting them the Dynafit Ultra Light Belt. This superlight and super-simple belt is all you need (and nothing more) to keep your pants from sliding down. Lightweight webbing and an aluminum hoo..
We decided to embrace the times at hand and if you have to wear a mask, you may as well make a statement with it. As a greatly appreciated Skimo Co customer we want you to proudly display your love of all things snow! Just like the Crazy Idea Sport Mask Light featuring a removable 3-layer internal filter, this mask will give you the ability to move air when you are exercising or in..
Due to its high cost, it is wise to use Polartec® NeoShell® fabric in only strategic places. That is exactly what Millet did with the LTK Hybrid Neo jacket. The most breathable shell material on the market is used on the hood and shoulders to offer protection from the elements. The core of the jacket uses Millet’s impressive XCS 100 material that is tough, flexible and also fairly ..
A minimalist jacket in the Pierra Ment’ line from Millet. The Speed version is a soft Vueltex® Knit like the others, but in a trimmer X-Fit cut and a lighter overall package. The thumbhole cuffs and non-slip gripper elastic in the hem hold the jacket in place while you’re on the move. A comfortable adjustable collar and full-zip closure make the Speed Jacket a pleasure to wear. The..
Why Crazy Idea named this baselayer the Fahrenheit and not the Celsius is beyond us, but it definitely gets the job done. The super-top is designed with an ergonomic fit using a combination of merino wool and polyamide microfiber to create a comfortable next-to-skin layer. The Fahrenheit jacket is an awesome baselayer with Italian style measured in English units.
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The Karpos Lastei Vest capitalizes on the secrets of physiology and Italian design. If your core stays warm, your extremities are magically less likely to get cold as well. If you use the right materials, you won’t get bogged down with sweat or bulk. If you go sleeveless, pack-space requirements are kept to a minimum. Karpos took advantage of all these ideas with the Lastei Vest. K..
Karpos knows fleece. The Italian specialists crafted the Croda to be that perfect piece that you put on and don’t think about. The Thermo Fleece’s checkered design retains just enough warmth while emphasizing sweat-wicking and heat-venting. It’s the perfect base layer to extend the temperature-range of your expensive jacket, or it can be worn by itself on those beautiful bluebird d..
Straight from the skin tracks of Italy, the Crazy Idea Acceleration jacket not only looks good, but is way more functional than your average fleece. Sure, it's comfy and cozy like only a fleece can be on those cold days when your toes are going numb. But due to a stiffer face material that's coated with a durable water-repellent, it also holds up quite well as an outer layer when t..
The Karpos Marmolada jacket is a wonderful pick for anyone looking for a highly durable, highly water resistant touring jacket. If you're ready to ditch your hardshell, but not quite ready for a lightweight touring jacket, the Marmolada splits the difference and is a great introduction to the world of soft shells that do not compromise on performance. The Marmolada jacket is smartl..
There is no speed without acceleration, which is why Crazy Idea has rebranded their ever-popular Cervino products as the Acceleration collection. As the next iteration of the Cervino Ultra, the Crazy Idea Acceleration Pull is the pièce de résistance of Crazy's line of ski touring mid-layers, and for very good reason. Designed as a do-it-all middle layer or a do-it-fast outer layer,..
Acceleration is the derivative of speed, but there is nothing derivative about the Acceleration Jacket from Crazy Idea. Reach for this piece on cold days when your speed touring outfit isn't quite warm enough. You'll find yourself swaddled in warm, breathable, quick-drying comfort. Windproof and water-resistant Toray makes up the outer fabric, and insulation is provided by the 4-wa..
The Trilogy Synthesis is a bit of a revolution in down jacket technology. Using a Seamless weaving technology, Millet was able to baffle the feathers without using a sewing machine. That means there are no holes through the nylon like in every other down jacket. Which means the jacket is warmer and significantly more waterproof than the competition. It’s also a bit lighter since th..
A common observation we hear from women is that their clothing and gear is not given the same design consideration and respect as men's equipment. The Millet Women’s Extreme Rutor Alpha Compo Hoodie does not fall into the "shrink it and pink it" design process. In an effort to create an ideal balance between warmth and breathability in an all-around touring jacket for women, Millet..
If you are looking for a go-to layer for when the wind kicks up, the temps drop below forecast, and your dang partners are just moving too slow, the Womens Radical 2 Primaloft Hoodie from Dynafit deserves your attention. Its hybrid construction puts the right materials where you need them, with stretch woven inserts under the arms allowing freedom to wave goodbye to the boys as you..
Just as oxygen is essential for life, the Oxygen Jacket is a must-have for ski mountaineering athletes looking to surpass their competition, both to the summit and in style. Made entirely of Toray fabric, the Crazy Idea Oxygen Jacket is lightweight, water-repellent, and windproof. A compelling recipe for a jacket if you ask us. Keeping to its light n’ fast theme, the Oxygen feature..
Karpos’ has a long tradition in fashion-centric Italy, and once you wear the Express 300, you’ll realize why the company’s reputation is so strong. The pants sport a DWR finish from top to bottom that will readily repel dirt and water, meaning you’ll be clean and dry. The main panels on the Express 300 are K-Stretch, a breathable two-way-stretch fabric that can stand up to bad weat..
The quality and attention to detail that Karpos presents is almost unmatched, which is why the versatile Mountain pant is one of the mainstays of their lineup. Sporting a top-to-bottom DWR finish, the Mountain pant will repel water, dirt, and other contaminants which means your pants stay clean and breathable. The main fabric used is K-Shell, a lightly insulated and breathable wind..
When most people think of oxygen, they envision two oxygen molecules happily connected with two covalent bonds. When Skimo athletes think of Oxygen, they immediately think of a skimo race training pant, created by Crazy Idea with an attitude of no compromise. Built using the “made in Italy” Vuelta fabric, the Oxygen pant finds the ideal ratio between thermoregulation and breathabil..
For those in the know, there aren’t many technical clothing manufacturers as electrifying as Crazy Idea, who unabashedly designs clothing with oversized personalities. Taking over from the B-Side pant is the Crazy Idea Electra, which carries on the proud tradition of being lightweight, fashionable, and more importantly, functional. With the Electra, Crazy Idea combined a DWR-coated..
Outside their natural habitat of steep skin tracks and steeper couloirs, the native women-of-winter may be found in avant-ski or après-ski mode. Atomic realized the natives needed some functional casual apparel to compete with their high-tech ski gear. A 70/30 cotton/TENCEL™ Modal blend offers a perfect balance between breathability and comfort. Fit is spot-on. The Alps T-Shirt is ..
The best skiers are made in summer, and you can claim First Tracks all year round. Recover from your 150-day season by relaxing in the 100% cotton Dynafit T-Shirt. The sleeves stretch just enough to let your triceps recover from all that spring poling. The collar has a generous cut to allow your shoulders to enjoy not-carrying a backpack. The tummy will stretch over the apres-ski 4..
60% cotton, 40% polyester, 101% cool. Perfect composition for sweat-wicking and breathability in the summer months while you dream about winter. Best of all, the Classic Tee says DPS on it and has a tear-away tag. Cut and sized for female skiers...
Here at Skimo Co, we love us some spandex and lycra. If it doesn't snap tight when you put it on, we usually aren't interested. However, our friends over at Atomic introduced us to this new stuff called casual wear, and we were wildly impressed with its comfort. The Atomic Alps FZ hoodie features a hood so you can burrow even deeper into this cozy piece. Two side pockets can hold c..
Of course, the joke around here is that the Dynafit Podium Sandals can only be worn as you strut up to the podium after crushing the competition. However do know that these sandals work equally well while watching others hop up on the podium, preferably while you're wearing sweatpants, eating pizza, and watching TV. Ever versatile, Dynafit's Podium sandals are capable "off roaders"..
'Sup. Whatup. Yo. When you're rocking an Alps FZ hoodie from Atomic you can greet folks in whatever cool, laid back fashion you choose. Nestled inside this full zip slice of apparel heaven you can further cocoon by pulling up the hood with it's soft, waffle patterned interior. Have phone, will travel? Stuff it in one of the side pockets for easy access to check the number of "likes..
When describing Atomic's Racing cap, words like sturdy, rugged, and handsome come to mind. The embroidered Atomic logo won't be going anywhere as it is stitched into a 100% cotton canvas material. The built-in sweatband can help move moisture away from your forehead as you start getting worked up over the first time snow is in the forecast - in September? If you get a big head afte..
What to do when your kids outgrow their clothes every couple of months? Suspenders to the rescue! The Youngstar 3L’s suspenders mean that you can upsize the waist slightly and avoid concerns over baggy hang-ups at the ski hill. The waist itself is also adjustable for extra security during active movement. As far as materials are concerned, these little rascals are rated at 20k - fa..