The Best Ski Gloves: Compare them

Below is a comparison of the best ski gloves. The materials, price and value are listed. These are all excellent gloves, the top of the ski glove industry, but as you can see, the range of prices makes your choice somewhat confusing. The two most important broad variables that you need to decide on in order to chose the best ski glove for you are:

1. What conditions are you going to use the ski gloves in? If it's really cold, then the perfect ski glove for spring time warm and sunny conditions will not work so good. And vice versa.

2. What is your budget? Information regarding the best ski glove in the World is irrelevant to you if you can't afford to buy it.

The following is a comparison of premium ski gloves. Check out our Ski Glove Buyer's Guide to explore all the different variables to consider.

 

Black Diamond® Mountain Hardware®     Hestra® Marmot® Swany® Free the Powder®

Type of leather                        

Goatskin (thickness not published)

Goatskin (thickness not published)              

Goatskin (thickness not published) Cowhide Leather (.8- 1.0mm) Goatskin (thickness not published) Natural Cowhide (1-2 mm)
Type of Insulation Primaloft® Thermal.Q

Quallofill®/

Fiberfill

Primaloft®  Tri-plex® insulation Breathefil™ with Thinsulate®
Lining material  Removable Fleece Sewn-in Fleece Removable Bemberg Sewn-in DriClime® 3-Dimentional Removable Tri-plex® insulation Removable Fleece
Amount of Insulation

170 Grams Primaloft

100 grams

Not published

Not published 

Not published on website 200 Grams
Outer Fabric Material Air-permeable 4-Way Stretch Softshell Poly 2L PU Laminate Triton / Polyamide Fabric (hardshell) Softshell and leather Leather Air-permeable 4-Way Stretch Softshell
Palm Re-enforcement Full palm, index finger and thumb. None None Full palm, index finger and thumb. Partial palm Full palm, index finger and thumb
Type of Waterproofing Membrane insert Membrane insert  DWR (Durable Water Repellent)  Membrane insert Membrane insert DWR (Durable Water Repellent) 
Membrane Insert Gore-Tex® XCR OutDry®  None Gore-Tex® Dryfinger® II None
Sizing

Unisex US (Small, Medium, Large, XL)

 

Unisex US (Small, Medium, Large, XL)

Unisex European (5,6,7,8,9,10,11)

Unisex US (Small, Medium, Large, XL) Unisex US (Small, Medium, Large, XL) Unisex US (Small, Medium, Large, XL)
Price $169.95

$110.00          

$140.00 $175.00 $140 $59.95 - $79.95

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