Apparel

Salewa Alpenrose boots

Salewa Alpenrose hiking boot review

Consistent with all snowgrrl reviews of products tested, this Salewa Alpenrose hiking boot review states my honest opinion about this product received at no charge from Salewa. Reviewed by “QUICK CHICK,” Tracie Max Sachs Tracie is…

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Testing the Salewa hoody in the Alps!

Salewa Polartec Hoody Review

Consistent with all snowgrrl reviews of products tested, this Salewa Polartec Hoody review states my honest opinion about this product received at no charge from Salewa. PEDROC POLARTEC® ALPHA® – WOMEN’S HOODY Reviewed by “QUICK…


Cheap Ski Wear at the Mall

Affordable ski wear

Ski wear adds to the problem that we have discussed before:  skiing is not a poor man’s sport.  With apparel, accommodations, lift tickets, and skis themselves all costing a pretty penny, shortcuts are few and…


Base layer for skiing

Sometimes, it can be hard to figure out what base layer to wear for skiing, and which base layer is the best for cold weather.  In the spring, we wrote about unique pieces that stood…



Gordini ski gloves pass the snowgrrl test

Gordini Venture ski gloves

Snowgrrl had the opportunity to test a pair of bright green Gordini ski gloves on the slopes of the Canyons resort in Utah last week.  The Gordini ski gloves are super lightweight, featuring InSilk insulation. …



Helly Hansen Vertex Stretch keeps him happy!

We recently had a SnowMan test out the Helly Hansen Vertex Stretch midlayer.  SnowMan Sam wore this mid-layer beneath a shell on a bluebird day in Breckenridge, Colorado.  He commented that he felt totally comfortable…