Skiing & Snowboarding trip checklist

Posted By: The Ski Channel on October 30, 2009 3:49 pm

It’s that time of the year to dust off your gear from last season and make sure you’ve got everything you need before heading out on your next ski or snowboard trip. Our friends at Doc’s Ski Haus provided us with this handy checklist.


  • Skis or snowboard
  • Boots
  • Poles (except for boarders)
  • Helmet
  • Wrist/Back/Butt/Hip protection
  • Goggles
  • Sunglasses
  • Ski/snowboard bag
  • Boot bag
  • Cargo bag


  • Jacket
  • Pants
  • Gloves
  • Beanie
  • Neck gaitor/Balaclava
  • Mid layer (fleece or sweater)
  • Base layer (T-neck or wicking shirt, non-cotton)
  • Recovery layer
  • Socks, wool or synthetic (non-cotton)


  • After-ski boots, Uggs
  • Sweater


  • Boot dryers
  • Hand warmers
  • Lip balm
  • Sunscreen
  • Vitamins
  • Helmet camera
  • Lift tickets or season pass

What would you add to this list?