We’ve been testing outerwear with new “air permeable” membranes, materials threatening the outerwear industry’s old hierarchies. Read up on this impressive waterproof / breathable tech.
Time to talk socks. Our reviewers weigh in on what they actually wear on the mountain—and why. Plus, two bits of conventional wisdom when it comes to socks and snowsports.
GORE-TEX or eVent? 2-layer or 3-layer construction? If you think waterproof/breathable gear is all the same, you need to read this.