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As temperatures drop to historical lows, it’s incredibly important to keep all exposed area covered when venturing outdoors. Why not do it with style and hilarity? Neff has a great line of face masks that keep you warm everywhere from the slopes to the morning commute. With many styles to choose from, you can’t go wrong with such a colorful array of awesome. Three vent holes let you breathe while the 100% polyester construction keeps out the cold and wind. Buy ($28+)
Jiberish is known for their offbeat styles and snow sports fashion focus. Based in Denver with boutiques in Denver, Boston and Park City, this clothing shop has some truly unique designs, peppered with an outdoorsy appeal. The Padded Chambray Work Shirt is perfect for those cold weather days when a standard button up just doesn’t cut it. The slim fit design offers a nice shape, while the snap up buttons make it easy on, easy off. A sewn in diamond stitched inside thermal layer keeps you toasty, while the chambray outer keeps you looking sharp. Buy($90)
Suunto is known for their powerhouse sports and dive watches. The Core watch in Brushed Steel is not only a great looking watch, but one of the most robust feature packed outdoor sport watches on the market. The minimalist natural steel design combines a classic look with a modern tool kit. The core features an altimeter, compass, barometer, temperature, storm alarm, sunrise/sunset, depth meter for free-diving, and multiple standard watch features. A light elastomer strap keeps the Core on your wrist. A backlit electro-luminescant display helps the watch to be visible night and day. The watch is water resistant down to 100ft. Buy ($269-500)
With ski and snowboard season upon us, it’s time to step up the gear game with some real technical outerwear that actually keeps you warm and dry. The Volcom Baldface Guide jacket is made of a three layer laminate GORE-TEX fabric, with fully taped seams and breathable mesh inner fabric. The jacket also features Volcom’s Zip Tech® jacket to pant interface, which is a must when riding through deep powder or wet snow. A built in face mask is sure to keep your exposed face warm, while AquaGuard® water-proof zippers keep wind and water out. The Baldface was made with ski and snowboard guides in mind; known for subjecting their equipment to some of the worst elements of winter and who require gear that is up to the task. Buy($499)
With snowboard season just around the corner, it’s time to throw away your worn out 5 year old boots and pick up a set that will last you just as long. The Burton Ion Red Wing Collaboration boot combines the superior tech of Burton’s best boot with the timeless look of Red Wing Shoe leather. With Speed Zone lacing you’ll be on the hill in no time. EVA cushioning and snow-proof lining will keep you warm, dry, and comfortable all day long. Shrinkage footprint technology allows for the boot’s footprint to be effectively one size smaller, to keep toe drag to a minimum while making the boot lighter and more responsive. Buy ($479.95)
The Sea-Doo Spark is a breath of fresh air for the Personal Watercraft industry. It is a lightweight, fuel-efficient package that offers fun for every type of rider, whether they’re just starting out or are seasoned experts on a ski. The Spark comes in either a two or three seat version and weighs in at just about 400lbs (421lbs for the three seat model). The base engine is a 60hp 899cc Rotax unit, but the Spark really shines with the High Output Engine option, bumping the power up to 90hp. This power, combined with the low weight of the ski makes for an excellently competitive power to weight ratio. Sea-Doo had safety in mind when they designed the Spark. Optional Intelligent Brake and Reverse (IBR) allows the Spark to stop up to 100 feet sooner than other watercraft, with the added bonus of superb maneuverability and easy docking ability. The Spark comes in 5 brilliant colors and is offered with a number of great accessories. It offers a sporty ride for an unheard of price, starting at just $4,999. Video after the jump.