Tips for Staying Warm Skiing

Skiing isn’t always as much fun as it could be when it’s really cold, but there are ways you can stay warm even when the temperature is below freezing.

Before you head out to ski, make sure that you're equipped with the right clothing and gear to stay warm all day. Here are tips for keeping warm on a cold skiing day.

Keep Your Feet Warm


There's nothing much worse than having cold toes, but there are several ways to keep your feet warm while skiing. Here are 15 ways to keep your feet warm on the slopes.

Keep Your Hands Warm

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 There are plenty of different ways to keep your hands warm, even on the coldest days. Here are 15 tips for keeping your hands warm while skiing.

Factor in Your Base layer

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What you wear underneath your ski jacket and pants is as important as your outerwear. Pick a warm base layer designed for winter sports for those extra cold ski days.

Make Sure Your Ski Clothes Are Weather Proof

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 Your outerwear is the most important factor in staying warm, comfortable, and dry. Invest in a well-fitting ski jacket and pants that are waterproof, insulated and breathable. 

Get Warm Ski Socks

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Ski socks are lightweight, breathable and will help keep your feet at the ideal temperature.  Choose from synthetics, silks or non-itch wool to keep your feet toasty and warm in all weather conditions.

Get Ski Boot Heaters

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 Electronic ski boot heaters are a convenient way to heat ski boots and keep your feet warm all day.They come with small battery packs that are easily and quickly rechargeable.

Take a Break


 One of the best ways to stay warm is to take frequent breaks. You don't have to ski non-stop all day. Stop for a hot chocolate and snack break to warm up before you head back out to the mountain.

You'll have more fun if you're not shivering on the lift line, and thinking about how cold it is!

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