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Tom Kilpatrick
A London-born outdoor enthusiast, Tom took the first ticket out of suburban life. What followed was a twelve-year career as…
The best ski and snowboard jackets for bombing the slopes in 2023
You want to stay warm, dry, and comfortable on the slopes this winter. The right ski jacket will help you do just that.
Smiling nan in a red ski jacket and helmet standing on a ski slope.

We’re in the thick of the 2023 ski and snowboard season right now. We’ll assume you’ve already upgraded your most essential gear — new skis, ski boots, and ski goggles. Maybe you even splurged on a new ski backpack. But what about your jacket? A good ski or snowboard jacket is just as important as the hardware you’re riding on. Because, if you’re not warm, dry, and comfortable on the slopes, how fun is that?

The bad news is that the very best ski and snowboard jackets don’t come cheap. Premium outerwear usually incorporates next-gen waterproofing, down or high-grade synthetic insulation, and other technology to ensure you’re ready for the worst mountain conditions. None of that comes cheap. The good news is that we’ve done most of the legwork for you. We’ve found quite a few ski jackets at prices that almost anyone can afford with a good mix of value, functionality, and quality. Here are our picks for the best ski and snowboard jackets for 2023.

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Keep your fingers toasty warm this winter with the 7 best hand warmers
Serious cold demands serious heat. These next-gen hand warmers are designed to keep you toasty all winter.
Woman jogging in winter holding a chemical hand warmer.
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Protect your eyes with the best ski and snowboard goggles of 2023
The right snow goggles will protect your peepers from everything, including wind, flying ice crystals, and snow blindness.
A man wearing a helmet and ski goggles in a snowy area.
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