Spring Skiing with Kids: Gear Up with Style and Functionality

Spring Skiing with Kids: Gear Up with Style and Functionality

Spring Skiing with Kids: Gear Up with Style and Functionality

It's spring! Or is it?

Here in Steamboat, our March and April can be really unpredictable. One minute it's 50 - the next it's dumping fluffy snow for days. There is one thing we can count on, however, and that ski season is not over yet!

When it comes to outfitting kids for the spring skiing, quality gear that keeps them warm (but not too warm), dry, and looking cool is essential. Let's dive into some top-notch brands that will help you win the "I don't want to wear that" battle every time. These brands combine style, functionality, and a touch of eco-consciousness for the best spring skiing experience.

1. Iksplor: Embrace the Comfort and Versatility of Merino Wool

Iksplor Adventure Wear - Tales of a Mountain Mama

Start your kids' skiing outfit from the inside out with Iksplor's 100% merino wool base layers. Merino wool is a game-changer in the world of outdoor clothing, offering unparalleled benefits such as temperature regulation and moisture-wicking properties. Whether the weather is chilly or unexpectedly warm, merino wool keeps your little skiers comfortable and dry throughout their day on the slopes.

Check out our iksplor section here

2. Milk x Whiskey: Stay Flexible with Grid-Fleece Mid Layers

When unpredictable weather conditions are on the agenda, Milk x Whiskey's grid-fleece mid layers come to the rescue. Perfect for those mornings when the thermometer reads 0° but hits 45° by noon, these mid layers provide the ideal balance of warmth and breathability. Your kids can effortlessly adapt to changing temperatures without compromising on style or performance.

Buy Milk x Whiskey here

3. Town Hall: Sustainable and Functional Outer Layers

Town Hall

Adorn your young skiers with outer layers from Town Hall, crafted from recycled materials with a focus on sustainability. This brand has thought of everything, from strategically placed pockets for all the snacks to well-designed zippers and vents that ensure your kids stay just the right temperature on the slopes. With Town Hall, your little ones can ski in style while treading lightly on the planet.

Buy your Town Hall here

4. Chopper Mill: Mittens with a Personal Touch

For the final touch of warmth and style, turn to Chopper Mill for mittens that are as practical as they are adorable. Made with goat leather, these mittens offer superior durability and flexibility compared to traditional leather mittens. Designed by a mom with kids in mind, Chopper Mill mittens feature a large over-the-cuff gauntlet, customizable monogram options, and a unique "re-pair program" that ensures your child is never without a matching pair of mittens.

Buy your mittens here

Bonus for the 24/25 ski season:

Bold Outerwear: Clear Vision with Magnetic Goggles

How to Prevent Fogging in Your Goggles

Step into the world of Bold Outerwear and discover their magnetic goggles that redefine clarity on the slopes at the right price. These goggles offer versatility with interchangeable lenses, helping skiers adapt to changing light effortlessly. Stay prepared with a bonus low-light lens for overcast days.

Did someone say night skiing? We have a lot of that here in Steamboat. Bold also offers a clear lens night skiing at a really affordable price.

Currently, these goggles only made for larger faces, keep an eye out for the upcoming smaller styles tailored for kids and teenagers. Bold Outerwear blends innovation and affordability, ensuring you and your child look sharp and see clearly in any lighting conditions. Elevate your skiing experience with cutting-edge goggles from Bold Outerwear. 

Check out the current selection of Bold goggles here, and look out for smaller version in 24/25 season.

Final Thoughts

Gear up your young skiers with the best in kids' gear for spring skiing and watch them conquer the slopes in style and comfort. With top-notch brands like Iksplor, Milk x Whiskey, Town Hall, Chopper Mill, and Bold Outerwear by their side, your kids are ready for unforgettable skiing adventures this spring!

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