Helmets

Scott Stego Helmet

Scott Stego Helmet

If you’re looking for a comfortable all-mountain helmet that incorporates MIPS safety technology at a good price, the Scott Stego may be the ticket.

Smith Forefront Helmet

Smith Forefront Helmet

The Forefront is Smith’s first bike helmet, and it’s impressive. It ventilates well, it’s the lightest we’ve tested, and it uses an interesting new construction material.

Bern Morrison Helmet

Bern Morrison Helmet

If you’re looking for an affordable trail helmet with a nice fit and features, and aren’t too concerned about venting, check out the Bern Morrison.

Bolle Sharp Helmet

Bolle Sharp Helmet

The Bolle Sharp helmet is lightweight and highly adjustable, but its venting system could stand to be refined.

Smith Vantage Helmet

Smith Vantage Helmet

Smith Optics deserves very high praise for the Vantage. We know of no helmet on the market that has a better set of features.

CAMP Pulse Helmet

CAMP Pulse Helmet

Blister’s Iris Neary updates her review of the CAMP Pulse, one of the few combo climbing/skiing helmets on the market.

Pret Effect Helmet

Pret Effect Helmet

“The Pret Effect is a well-designed, comfortable helmet that has a variety of smart features—including innovative magnetic buckles. I think it’s one of the best helmets I’ve used.”

POC Fornix Backcountry MIPS Helmet

POC Fornix Backcountry MIPS Helmet

The POC Fornix Backcountry MIPS is comfortable and light, and it has the MIPS system which may provide some extra protection in an oblique, rotating fall.

First Look: CAMP Pulse Helmet

First Look: CAMP Pulse Helmet

Blister reviewer Iris Neary takes a first look at the CAMP Pulse, one of the few combo climbing/skiing helmets on the market.

Bern Baker EPS Helmet

Bern Baker EPS Helmet

The Bern Baker EPS helmet has a good fit, clean look, and great durability. Which only leaves one question: to vent, or not to vent?

Bern Watts Carbon Fiber Helmet

Bern Watts Carbon Fiber Helmet

A new update on a classic look, the Bern Watts Carbon Fiber is a versatile, lightweight, all-season helmet.

Smith Allure Helmet

Smith Allure Helmet

The lightweight and comfortable Smith Allure helmet is a good choice for women looking for a helmet with a minimal feel.

POC Receptor Backcountry MIPS Helmet

POC Receptor Backcountry MIPS Helmet

The POC Receptor Backcountry helmet is heavy on safety features while still providing a comfortable, well-ventilated fit.

R.E.D. Mutiny Helmet

R.E.D. Mutiny Helmet

The R.E.D. Mutiny is a hard-shell helmet that offers a snug, comfortable fit without sacrificing venting. It also comes with a removable Gaper Gasket. (Don’t worry, we’ll explain.)

Smith Maze Helmet

Smith Maze Helmet

Said by Smith to be the lightest certified snow helmet, The Maze is super sleek, versatile, and comfortable, but it isn’t heavy on features.

Giro Chapter Helmet

Giro Chapter Helmet

With easy-to-use vents, solid protection, and easy adjustability, the Giro Chapter is a great all-round helmet—if and when you get used to the fit.

Smith Variant Brim Helmet

Smith Variant Brim Helmet

The Smith Variant Brim is very good, not quite perfect. You’ll have to decide for yourself how minor or major those shortcomings are.