If you’re planning on using your overshorts for more than just avant/après ski, consider getting the most breathable option. Like the Mezzalama jacket & pants, the Overshorts use Polartec Alpha insulation which features the most advanced perspiration-transport technology. The shorts a stretch-woven so they move well, filled with 98g of premium lightweight insulation, and topped..
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It’s a given than race suits are cool. Super cool. Sometimes they are a little too cool…more like cold. For those times, the Pierra Menta Alpha ¾ pant can save the day. Boosting your warmth with Polartec Alpha insulation, these pants are perfect for warming up, cooling down, and navigating blustery ridge lines. The insulation is targeted to specific areas so that your body warms up..
Guys no longer have to run around in pre-race skirts (but still can). Filled with Primaloft insulation, the Dynafit Radical shorts can be zipped on and off over a race suit or touring pants. Providing the perfect insulation in the perfect spots, the shorts are sometimes just plain perfect. Whether high on a ridge or feeling low after a race, throw on the shorts for some warmth and ..
Backless is no longer just for elegant evening gowns at the ball. With the backless Flash Competition Anorak from CAMP, you can put on and take off a shell layer without removing your pack! Carried in a pocket that attaches to the waist belt of your backpack, the anorak unfolds as you throw it over your head and clip it into place under the pack. When the weather improves, you simp..
The Flash Competition Pants are a great wind pant by themselves, or a perfect match with the competition anorak. Made of the same durable ripstop Araneum fabric as the anorak, the wind pants can be put on or taken off easily while wearing ski boots. With full side zips and minimalist elastic straps to secure them onto your ski boots, the CAMP Flash Pants are an ideal lightweight sh..
The ~90 gram Tempest Light jacket is Crazy Idea’s answer to skimo race requirements. As a bonus, the half-zip design also happens to function well in many other pursuits. Shield yourself from the tempest when the wind picks up, or stow the jacket in its own neck pocket when things calm down. An athletic fit (for a wind jacket) and a helmet compatible hood make this a great option f..
Simple descriptive name, simple functional pants. The Light Pants from Crazy Idea are a full-length thin-nylon wind pant. With zippers down the side they can be quickly donned over a skin suit or softshell to provide protection from the wind. And at an ultralight weight, they make a great checklist item for a race. The pants have an elastic waist and cuff and can be stowed in a hid..
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.
An interesting base layer that can hold its own in good weather. The La Sportiva Stratosphere Hoody is woven with warming blend of EKS fiber and Merino wool yarns, which make a garment optimized for cold weather athletic endeavors. Invented by the Japanese, EKS can absorb moisture and generate heat while you perspire, and the blend with wool further optimizes the temperature regula..
Millet calls the Trilogy Wool long-sleeve a “transfer layer” since it’s so good at moisture wicking. Just wear the sporty-cut shirt underneath everything and stay warm and dry. Key to the performance of the base layer is Carline® XCL 150 wool blend, which uses hollow fibers for lightweight insulation. The Trilogy TS is a seamless weave of said fibers that dump heat and moisture fro..
The Trilogy Wool TS is a long-sleeve “transfer layer” from Millet. That means it transfers moisture away from you at a rapid clip, exactly want you want in a first layer. The Trilogy has a female cut of Carline XCL 150, which is a Merino wool blend with hollow fibers used as lightweight insulation. That means you’ll be warm and dry when ski touring and mountaineering. The Millet Tr..
A high-performance base layer, the women's Neptune 2.0 features the BeCool® yarn that virtually eliminates excess heat and moisture. Of course it helps that the long sleeve shirt is body-mapped with ventilation zones on the back and under the arms. The seamless construction offers all day, chafe-free comfort, perfect for under a race suit or touring top. La Sportiva went out of the..
We originally thought La Sportiva’s Saturn hoody was improperly named as women’s attire, since Saturn is not a Roman goddess, but a Roman god. However, we quickly stood corrected after learning La Sportiva's naming intention with the hoody. Saturn is the god of liberation and wealth, and liberation from the elements results in a bounty of powder and corn skiing. Now the name makes ..
La Sportiva calls it seamless construction with BeCool® yarn. We call it comfortable. The Troposphere base layer is built without any seams, using a 4-way stretch fabric that is body mapped with tactical ventilation zones. The Polygiene® fabric made with the new yarn is moisture wicking with an anti-bacterial / anti-odor treatment. The lightweight long-sleeve shirt is great for wea..
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You may not need to wait for New Years for your next resolution. The Resolution top by Crazy Idea is potentially the sexiest jacket of the year. Its unique design makes it an ideal jacket for both sport and leisure. Made of a high performance 3D fabric it will keep you warm when things get cold, but breathes enough to let that excess heat and moisture off when things get hot. Two..
The Ionic jacket from Crazy Idea is the perfect piece to take you from the skin track to drinks with the gals. Crazy has popularized this jacket with its cut for an athletic lifestyle while throwing in some Italian flare. The multifunctional jacket is made of Highperformance 3D (HP3D) fleece that has the warmth for those colder days touring, while having the breathability to preven..
Quite possibly the most body-mapped garment we’ve ever seen. The Carline base layers are seamless with a complex weave of patterns that allow you to move and breathe. The top is designed for “sportspeople”, which is probably you. It acts as a second skin. The thermal insulation has great moisture wicking properties so you don’t get water logged when moving fast. The Carline Seamles..
Gone are the days when going “base-layer-less” during a race or warm spring tour is the only way to keep your core temperature in check. Most of the time, baselayers are thought of as a way to stay warm, but unbeknownst to many, they can also play a big role in keeping you cool. The fish-net design seen on the Sonic Pull (shirt) is incredibly popular among the cycling community, es..
Aimed specifically at high-performance, high-output sports, the Ortovox Comp Light Pants are not your grandpa’s wool shorts. 16.5 micron fiber yarns assembled through seamless circular knitting process has allowed Ortovox to place different material strengths throughout the garment while maintaining an ultra-soft, comfortable feel against the skin. The net result is a 3/4 length ba..
If you’d like a base layer to turn the warmth up a notch during the depths of winter, but you don’t want to deal with the stink of synthetics, the Women’s Comp Light pant from Ortovox is the place to look. Ultra comfortable against the skin with a seamless circular-knit design that eliminates chafing issues, this is a 3/4 base layer short that easily moves with the body while wicki..
La Sportiva calls it seamless technology. We call it comfortable. The Cirrus Tight is somehow built without any seams, using a 4-way stretch fabric that is body mapped with varying insulation and ventilation zones. The Polygiene® fabric is moisture wicking with an anti-bacterial / anti-odor treatment. The lightweight tights have an 18” (46cm) inseam so they won’t crowd your shins i..
The Women’s Crux is a versatile tight that can be used as an under-layer for skiing or as an only-layer for running. Just the right length to not crowd your calves in a ski boot, the Crux wears nicely under a race suit or touring pant. La Sportiva built the tight with seamless technology to ensure chafe-free comfort. It has a zip pocket in the center back of the waist for carrying ..
It’s only fitting that Crazy Idea is the company to debut the world’s fastest undies. The Protons are the first boxers designed specifically for the unique rigors of skimo racing and backcountry skiing. The Proton features an athletic fit which helps keep your cargo secured. The quick-drying material’s sweat-wicking powers regulate temperature for a dehumidified and climate-control..
If you have trouble keeping your pants up or need more places to hang your skins while skiing, check out the Dynafit Suspenders. The elastic straps are compatible with 2015/16 and later Dynafit pants and can be adjusted to your height and/or girth. One strap in back helps prevent plumber crack. Two straps in front match the number of skins you probably have. The suspenders come in ..
Dynafit has always pushed the limits of fashion, most notably with Lycra. After your ski tour, you can pull back from the edge with the Logo Hoody. Fairly low-key styles means you won’t get teased by free-riders, snowboarders, and other cool kids. Blending 80% Cotton and 20% Polyester, Dynafit made the hoodie techie enough to be comfortable in all winter climates. This means you wo..
If you spend too much time in your gear, it’s bound to get stinky. Luckily, when your other gear is in the laundry you can still assert your outdoorsy-ness with the stylish Petzl hoody. The color pairs nicely with a Toyota Tacoma, Subaru Outback, goggle tan, or your choice of Yeti cooler. Chill out in a comfortable fabric blend painted with the Petzl Logo.
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Take the mountains to the street! The Atomic Alps FZ Tech Hoodie is a stylish hoodie with that techy feel of mountain wear. As a bonus it has advanced features such as a zipper. The full-length zipper is broken down into a few sections: bottom, middle, and top. Zipped to the bottom, the majority of the hoodie is left open, allowing extreme ventilation. Park it at the top and the ho..
A gentle declaration of your favorite past-time. Easily one of the most comfortable hoodies on the market, the Pato is soft and adorned with DPS’ classic logo. 100% organic cotton is warm and breathable, perfect pre-ski or apres-ski apparel. Stroll into the chalet, mountain hut, or your truck with the DPS Pato Hoodie and you will instantly be recognized by your brethren as the cool..
Skinning in a trucker cap is a great way to increase your cool points. But more importantly, because of the extra ventilated DynaStretch material, the Dynafit Tech Trucker Cap will keep your points cool. It does equally as well at keeping the sun out of your eyes as it does keeping the sun off of your neck when worn switch. It’ll even keep the sun off the side of your head if you’r..
The Movement Ball Cap was developed with Movement lovers in mind. If you have Movement skis, aspire to ski on Movement skis, or just think Movement skis are cool, then this hat has your name on it. Literally, we’ll write your name on it before we ship if you ask, little-league style. A versatile headdress, the Ball Cap pairs well with white snow or black coffee...
Every good ski company needs a trucker hat, which is why our introduction of the SCARPA Logo Trucker hat is long overdue. Instead of calling it something fancy like “cappelo,” SCARPA decided to call it what it is: the Logo Trucker Hat. Of course, they probably still call it a cappelo in Italy. Constructed with cotton in front and mesh in the rear for breathability, the Logo Trucker..
If your skinning helmet doesn’t breathe very well (and thus is unlikely a skinning helmet), check out the G3 Touring Cap. While not offering the best protection from rockfall, it is awesome in other ways. The touring-specific 5-panel caps are made of sweat-wicking microfiber polyester to keep you dry. Both side panels are lightweight mesh for venting and the soft brim makes it easy..
Owning a piece of gear that says Black Diamond is mandatory for acceptance to the celestial “ski-ngdom.” Have a skier that you love enough to buy them a hat? Looking for a quick gift for yourself (let’s face it, you’ve earned it)? Interested in a trendy way to save your face from the sun while skiing volcanoes? Grab a Black Diamond Logo Hat, it’s cool. One size fits most...
Everybody loves a good Flexfit cap. When it’s 3D-embroidered with the logo of your favorite ski company, everybody loves it more. The Dynafit Compound Flexfit cap makes a great gift, fashion statement, or spring touring-wear. If it’s intended to be a gift, make sure to get the correct size. The caps are L/XL, which fits 7½-7¾. If it’s intended to be a fashion statement, we have pro..
The Alps Heather Cap is both a stylish and functional piece of headwear. It can cover helmet-hair to mask the fact that we aren’t fashion-forward. It also conveys the message of coolness to other backcountry skiers (needs fact-check). The cap is pretty good at keeping small to medium sized objects from getting in your eyes from above. It can even be used to indicate you should be g..
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...
Fischer scientists calculated the optimum length and width of a hat brim to balance sun protection and visibility. The brass was so proud of the effort that they decided put the company logo right on the bill. The Fischer Logo cap is useful as a fashion accessory and more. Be seen in the hat while trolling the farmers market, sipping artisan water, or whatever is trendy in Portland..
As skiers and mountain athletes, the term “snapback” is generally something we try to avoid at all costs. In the case of DPS’ Garage Patch Cap, however, it’s okay. The cap has a snapback, which simply means the back of the hat is easily adjustable to the big head you’ve gained after skiing DPS Wailers. Snap the hat, snap a photo, and post it on Snapchat...
Sport your support of the Wasatch Backcountry with this hat featuring a prominent ski line. All proceeds from the sale of these hats go to the Wasatch Backcountry Alliance, a non-profit organization working to preserve our most valuable human-powered ski terrain. Do the right thing, but try to ski mainly left off the peak of Monte Cristo...
Join the worldwide phenomenon known as Booter Friday! Started at Skimo Co, the tradition is great for team-building and encouraging folks to step out of their skinning comfort zone. If the day is Friday and you’re booting your way up a mountain, be sure to hashtag #BooterFriday on Instagram. Skimo Co’s Booter Friday T-shirt is a 50/50 mix of cotton and polyester that is soft and st..
The Dynafit First Tracks Tee might look like a standard 100% cotton short-sleeve t-shirt designed for apres-ski mode. However, it’s actually been carefully designed to function as Dynafit’s first ever recovery garment. The cotton construction ensures comfort while your heart rate is down and your feet are up. The fit is perfectly trimmed to not impede the natural expansion of an ov..
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..
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If you can't make it to the mountains, you can still represent this amazing Swiss ski company. Movement makes a variety of tees that are sure to attract attention. Look good skiing fast or standing around. Sizing is fairly typical for a T-Shirt. 100% cotton...
It’s time to profess love for your favorite Italian footwear manufacturer to the general public. Made with a very precise 52% Cotton and 48% Polyester blend, the Logo Tee fits in while on a spring ski tour or hanging out at the crag. Speaking of fitting in, the fit is European, so it’ll perfectly accentuate your post-ski season physique. If you are a big SCARPA fan like we are, the..
Turn your forehead into a billboard with this adjustable trucker hat. Comes in skimo blue or emo black. Front panel in white adorned with the Skimo Co logo...
If SCARPA runs through your veins, the time has come for you to don the Women’s Logo Tee. This act is mutually beneficial for both SCARPA and the wearer. SCARPA is being advertised by the wearer using a great conversation starter. The wearer is being treated by SCARPA to another amazing and comfortable product. The Logo Tee offers more than enough breathability and comfort to be us..
Show your Millet pride with the Rise Up T-shirt. 100% organic cotton in a super thin knit feels great against the skin and oozes mountain style. Separate yourself from the rest by proudly wearing the distinctive Millet (“Mee-Yay”) name. French accent not included but silent letters are printed on the tee for free. Short sleeves with Euro sizing, so lean big...
Using a unique, anatomically designed cut to enhance performance while holding a hamburger or protein shake, the Plum Saler T-Shirt is a garment designed to provide coverage to your torso. Plum conducted a study to find out how many arms the average human has at any given time. The consensus, believe it or not, is that the average human is most often found carrying two arms around,..