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TOP 10 GIFTS FOR SKIERS

By Cotswold Outdoor
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Gifts for skiers can be hard to find, especially if you don’t participate in the sport yourself. It can be hard to decide between the luxury ski accessories you know they’d love, and the absolute ski essentials you know they need. We’ve picked out our top ski gift ideas that might just help you find the perfect one.

1. GOPRO HERO4 SESSION

Whether they’re absolute beginners or seasoned pros they’d be sure to capture the most outrageous footage with this tiny, mountable action camera. From epic, nail-biting runs, to comical trips and falls that you’ll wish you could have been there for, this definitely tops the list for skiing accessory gifts.

 

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2. BARTS BASIC SKI GLOVE

When hurtling, high speed, down a tricky run it’s important to have a firm grasp on your ski poles. These waterproof, insulated gloves will keep their hands warm and dry, while the reinforced, durable palms offer excellent grip at all times. As ski gifts go, reliable gloves are an absolute essential.

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3. SALOMON ELIOS SKI SOCKS (2 PACK)

Comfortable feet are a key element to an enjoyable experience no matter what activity they’re taking part in. These ski socks have leg cushioning and elastic ankle support for maximum comfort inside ski boots when carving up the slopes all day.

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4. PROTEST MENS DENYS SNOWPANTS

Ski pants make great skiing gifts. They’re often a little looser at the waist to accommodate full freedom of movement as well as comfort with other layers. Those with integrated braces will be secure and comfortable, while a couple of zipped pockets are ideal for stashing hot chocolate money.

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5. SOREL CARIBOU WOOL BOOT

Warm and toasty boots are an absolute must when exploring après ski activities. These stylish Caribou Boots would make a great skiing gift thanks to the excellent grip, and the warm removable lining that doubles up as a slipper in their chalet.

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6. WHITE ROCK VULCAN HELMET

Safety is essential when skiing. This helmet comes complete with removable ear padding and ventilation for comfort control, as well as a goggle retaining clip on the back which keeps goggle straps in place. This durable helmet makes a great gift for the skier in your life.

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7. COLUMBIA WOMENS LAY ‘D’ JACKET

Style and sophistication are key elements when hitting the slopes, but warmth and weather protection is important too. This jacket combines those elements with a technical feature set as well as a removable faux fur trim on the hood which allows them to switch up the look and function between the hill and the high street.

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8. HELLY HANSEN LIFA TWIN PACK

A classic gift for skiers, this base layer set might not be the most attractive “underwear” they get this year but it will certainly be the most comfortable, especially on long days in the outdoors. With excellent wicking and quick drying properties they’ll be more than grateful for this Christmas gift.

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9. BLOC DAYTONA SUNGLASSES

A vital skiing accessory for those stunning bluebird days. The lenses in these Bloc sunglasses offer maximum protection from all UVA, UVB and other harmful blue lights up to 400nm, while the hypoallergenic nose pads are designed for comfort and fit.

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10. BLOC BOA GOGGLES

Another classic gift for a skier; goggles are great for protecting faces and maintaining vision in blizzards or bright conditions. These goggles from Bloc have a high impact resistant lens that also blocks out all harmful UV rays while the thermo face foam provides a comfortable fit and warmth.

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