Must-have gifts and gadgets for the slope bum in your life

Ski lovers, now is the time to stock up on everything you need. An app that can track your downhill technique and provide coaching tips from the pros, a rescue device for off-piste freestylers, a stylish faux-fur slip-on and battery-powered hand warmer that charges fast – these Expert-approved extras keep you safe and ready for your next shred.

After all, experts know that having the right gear can make or break your experience. Just ask ripper and professional skier Cody Townsend.

“On ski days, I always carry a small can of sunscreen, a ski scraper and goggle wipes in my pocket,” Townsend told The Post. “These are three things I can’t ski without in my pocket.”

Townsend is currently on a quest, also known as “The Fifty,” where he plans to climb and ski 50 classic ski descents in North America. Even for the best athletes, this is no small feat. When it comes to hydration, Townshend relies on the Yeti.

“Recently, it tends to be the new Yeti Yonder bottle because it’s so light and easy to carry around,” he said. “It’s become my new go-to bottle for backcountry adventures, too.”
Backcountry skiing is tempting for those looking to pursue a more adventurous pursuit, but know your abilities and be prepared. increase. Second, it emphasizes always being equipped with appropriate equipment such as avalanche shovels, transceivers and probes that actively transmit and search for electronic signals over a limited range.

“From there, going on a guided trip and finding a local mentor is the best way to start the long process of navigating the backcountry safely,” he added. Skiing from a resort is my favorite thing to do in the world, but it’s risky, and if they want to enjoy backcountry skiing for the rest of their lives, they’ll have to learn it. It has to be at the forefront of the process.”

for $70 Ranmo.

After a long alpine adventure, you’ll want to slip into something super comfortable like the LâMO-LITE Cassidy in chestnut plaid and black plaid. With a faux fur lined collar and fine sheepskin lining, it’s the perfect combination of style.

Pieps Powder BT Avalanche Beacon.
at $339.95 black diamond equipment.
Harald Towder Photography

If you’re out of cell phone range, you need this Pieps Powder BT Avalanche Beacon. This Pieps Powder BT Avalanche Beacon has a Bluetooth connection with a circular range of 60 meters, so you can always find it.

Skyline XL 165mm ChromaPop Snow Goggles.
at $180 nordstrom.

You can always count on Smiths for fashion-forward gadgets that can withstand the elements. These Skyline XL 165mm ChromaPop snow goggles are anti-fog and distortion-free so you can always stay on course.

Travel-friendly bundle of capsules.
$14 each or $42 for a set of three Cadence.

Compactly store your wellness essentials in this color-coordinated, travel-friendly bundle of capsules. You can choose from 10 colors.

Faux fur mustard yellow trapper hat.
$150 in store Paul Smith88 Wooster St., New York City.
Paul Smith

Stay warm in this faux fur mustard yellow trapper hat. Closes securely with a black quilted lining and her two ties. $150 at Paul Smith, 88 Wooster St., NYC store.

Year after ski gift set.
for $98 mark and graham.
mark and graham

After a long day on the trail, nothing relaxes you more than this après-ski gift set. Monogramming possible.

After anything kit.
for $34 Ursa Major.
Ursa Major

Don’t neglect your skin after a long day in the elements. This new after-anything kit (5% of sales helps Protect Our Winters) provides an instant refresh with face cream, face wipes and lip balm.

Yeti water bottle.
“Yonder” comes in two new sizes, 750ml ($23) and 1L ($26), in four colorways, Yeti.

We know you can trust Yeti to design an ultralight, uninsulated yet durable water bottle that stands up to any occasion.

Jordi light with excellent waterproofness and flexibility.
for $99 jordi light.
jordi light

Make way for the next generation of utility flashlights. Waterproof and bendable, JordiLight adapts to any situation with custom programmable LED lighting options and built-in navigation aids. Sign up now and get 40% off your first shipment.

Bay City heated hand warmers.
at $160 ointment.

Wherever you land, when the temperature drops, this Bay City heated hand warmer heats up with up to 14 hours of battery charge time.

Zodiac Super Seawolf Ceramic.
for $1,495 windup watch shop.

Swiss luxury watchmaker Zodiac is celebrating its 140th anniversary with the Super Sea Wolf Ceramic, a watch for all kinds of adventures. Made from high gloss hardened ceramic with a steel core that is scratch, corrosion and fade resistant.

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