Dressed to Shred Winter Gear Guide 2013: Backcountry Gear Guide

Welcome to Elevation Outdoors goes high-end style. Well, sort of. We did decide to get out and give you a look at the hottest apparel and hard goods on the shelves this winter. And damn, the choices look good. Take the time to comb through this Backcountry Gear Guide to make sure you’ve got the best gear you can.

Backcountry Gear Guide

High-performance fabrics get you to the goods… but that doesn’t mean you can’t look good, too.

Click to enlarge. Photo: John Lloyd

On Him

Oakley Elevate Snow Goggle ($150; oakley.com)

Mountain Hardwear Caelum Dome Hat ($30; mountainhardwear.com)

Mountain Hardwear Snowtastic Jacket ($500)

MontBell Ex Light Down Jacket ($199; montbell.com)

Bergans Soleie Merino Baselayer ($85; bergans.com)

Eider Kanda Pant ($330; eider.com)

Jones Solution Splitboard ($849; jonessnowboards.com)

On Her

MontBell Women’s Powder Cache Parka ($249; montbell.com)

MontBell Women’s Chameece Jacket ($49)

Bergans Soleie Merino Baselayer ($85; bergans.com)

POC Women’s Retina Goggle ($125; pocsports.com)

Eddie Bauer Notion Beanie ($20; eddiebauer.com)

Dynafit Manaslu Skis ($700; dynafit.com)

Dynafit TLT6 Mountain Women’s Boots ($750)



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