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Published by Jesse on 28 Nov 2007

OGE Picks: Men’s Ski Pants

Sty dry and comfortable in these Men’s Ski Pants from Arcteryx, Cloudveil, Columbia, Spyder and The North Face.

Arcteryx Stinger Bib Arcteryx Stinger Bibs – The Arc’teryx Men’s Stinger Bibs use Gore-Tex Pro fabric for total protection against the gnarliest storm yet still offer plenty of breathability to keep you cool on a backcountry ski trip. The Stinger Bibs have two front and two thigh pockets. The gusseted crotch and articulated knees give you flexibility and freedom of movement whether skinning up or ripping down. MSRP: $450

The North Face Varius Guide Pant The North Face Varius Guide Pants – The North Face Varius Guide Pants are made with bomber 70D dobby HyVent fabric to stand up to abuse and still keep you dry, as well as be a bit lighter on the wallet then your typical gore-tex pants. When it heats up, cool off with the full length side zips. MSRP: $150

Spyder Davos Pant Spyder Davos Pants – The Spyder Davos Pants are the top of the line ski pants from Spyder. The Davos pants combine extremely weather-resistant fabric, 40g of Thinsulate insulation and all the little touches only Spyder could come up with to create a warm, dry and stylish ski pant. MSRP: $500

Columbia Snow King Cargo Pant Columbia Snow King Cargo Pants – Columbia believes that you don’t need to break the bank to have a great pair of ski pants. The Columbia Snow King Cargo Pants will allow you to dominate the slopes on all but the absolute worst winter storm days. Columbia outfit the Snow King with 6 pockets to carry all your accessories and inseam vents for when it gets too hot out. MSRP: $100

Cloudveil Koven Pant Cloudveil Koven Pants – The Cloudveil Koven Pants’ waterproof Cloudburst Stretch EV3 fabric offers complete weather protection while breathing before excessive sweating happens, making it less likely that you’ll overheat and get damp. The Koven has 4 pockets including an overflow cargo pocket large enough to store sunscreen or an afternoon snack. MSRP: $280

Published by Jesse on 29 Oct 2007

OGE Picks: Men’s Winter Boots

Keep your feet warm in these Men’s Winter Boots from Columbia, Sorel, Keen, Ugg and The North Face.

Columbia Bugabootres Boot Columbia Bugabootres Boots – The Bugabootres Winter Boots’ Omni-Tech outsoles provide excellent traction on hardpack snow and steep trails. The fully seam sealed waterproof construction and 400g Thinsulate Ultra lining keep your feet warm and dry on the coldest of days. Columbia is so confident in the construction quality of the Bugabootres that they back these boots with a Lifetime guaruntee. MSRP: $120

Sorel Caribou Boot Sorel Caribou Boots – If you close your eyes and think about winter boots, the first thing you probably picture is the Sorel Caribou. This classic is rated to -40 F and is built from a waterproof full-grain leather upper attached to a vulcanized rubber bottom. The 9mm ThermoPlus felt liner is removable and replaceable. MSRP: $105

KEEN Blackcomb Boot KEEN Blackcomb Boots – eVENT® waterproof barrier combined with PrimaLoft® insulation and dual-climate outsoles make the Keen Blackcomb boots a high performance option when the temperatures get low. Weighing only 2 lbs 6 oz, this low cut winter boot will keep your feet warm and comfortable in conditions to -25°F during active use. MSRP: $130

The North Face Ice Storm Boot The North Face Ice Storm Boots – The North Face Ice Storm Winter Boots keep your feet warm in brutally cold winter climates and feature the glove-friendly BOA lacing system. Rated to -40F, these boots use a combination of 400g PrimaLoft insulation and Dri-Lex fleece lining to keep your feet cozy. And of course you’ll stay dry with the Gore-Tex inserts. MSRP: $195

Ugg Beacon Boot Ugg Beacon Boots – The UGG Beacon boot has a plush twin-faced sheepskin upper combined with leather to provide you with comfort, durability and unmatched style. The rubber outsole allows for excellent traction with flexibility. And the genuine sheepskin sockliner naturally wicks away moisture and helps keep feet dry. Don’t be afraid to wear these boots without socks. MSRP: $175