Snowboarding is a full-on sport that takes a lot of stamina, strength, and endurance to master, but there are a few things that can make it even more enjoyable. Check out this selection of awesome gifts for snowboarders of all types, and you are bound to find the perfect item for them. From heated socks to a camera for capturing all the action, this list also included some essential gear, such as a folding snow shovel in case they get snowed in.
PHOOZY Thermal Phone Case
Being on the slopes can be exhilarating, but it’s not so good for phones. Keep their mobile safe and warm with a PHOOZY Apollo Series Thermal Phone Case. Derived from NASA technology, this case protects against heat and cold extremes, and will even float if the phone is accidentally dropped into water.
The ideal gift for snowboarders who want to capture every moment of action, the GoPro Hero9 features both front and rear facing cameras so they can be part of the action, too. Waterproof and rugged, it also features livestreaming so their followers won’t have to wait too long.
There’s nothing more grimace-worthy than pulling on a pair of boots or gloves, only to find they’re still damp and cold from the day before. Make sure their feet and hands stay dry and toasty with the DryGuy Simple Dry Boot and Glove Dryer, which dries two items in just 6 – 8 hours.
As fun as it is, cold weather and snow can wreak havoc on hands and faces, resulting in sore, chapped skin. Badger Balm is the ideal way to add moisture and comfort to even the most weather-ravaged skin. Light and minty, it’s 100% organic, completely cruelty-free, and contains no petroleum.
Keep skis and snowboards in tip top condition with this handy Dakine Unisex Snowboarding Fidget Tool. Small enough to hang on their keys, this little gadget includes #2 Phillips and #3 pose drive, 3/32 inch hex, and 1/4″ flat head tools to keep things tight and in perfect working order.
Make sure they stay hydrated with the CamelBak Zoid Ski Hydration Pack. Designed to protect their water from freezing in even the coldest of weathers, this pack can be worn under a ski jacket and delivers approx. 20% more water per sip to ensure they keep up their intake more efficiently.
Give them a whole new perspective on the slopes with the DJI Mini 2 drone. Small, lightweight, and foldable, this mini drone is equipped with cameras to take footage from above, and offers smooth filming no matter how rough the conditions. With 31 minutes of battery life, it weighs less than 249g.
They can keep their board in perfect condition with the Don’t Eat Yellow Snow Snowboard & Ski Universal Wax Tune Kit. With three waxes for different temperatures, this kit also includes a plexi scraper, a tuning polishing base cork bar, and a durable finish polishing cloth for a faster snowboard finish.
If their outdoor pursuits involve snow, the chances are that sooner or later they are going to get stuck in it. Give them the means to dig themselves out with The Stealth. This foldable DMPS shovel is small enough to stow under a car seat, but strong enough to clear the heaviest snow.
If you know a family of snow bunnies, capture their passions forever with a set of these funny ceramic mugs. Great for bringing back memories when they’re not on the slopes, these mugs all depict one family member on each, and can be personalized with the family name, too.
Activity vacations usually result in a lot of washing, and with this handy washing line, they can have somewhere to dry their clothes either inside or out. Supplied with hooks at either end, this line can stretch to up to 10 feet, and comes with fitted clothespins so there’s no bunching of garments.
Fuel Optics High Performance Anit-Fog Snowboard Goggles
The last thing a snowboarder needs is goggles that fog up – at best it’s annoying and at worst it could cause a catastrophic accident. These anti-fog goggles come with 100% UV400 protection, three layers of foam for ultimate comfort, and a magnetic lens-changing facility for speedy switches.
If they want to ride the snow but don’t have the time or inclination to visit a resort, the Burton Throwback Snowboard is the ideal gift. Low maintenance and classic in shape, the Burton is the perfect board for beginners who want to find their feet before hitting the bigger slopes.
Spending all day in the snow is no fun when their feet are cold, but that can be avoided with a pair of heat socks. Suitable for men and women, these socks are fitted with Lithium battery powered heating zones, which can be controlled via the app on their mobile phone.
If they are really serious about their sport, ‘Fifty Places to Ski and Snowboard Before You Die’ will give them the lowdown on some of the most spectacular destinations in the world. An invaluable gift for snowboarders, this book is packed with information, guides, and stunning photographs from around the world.
Keep their hands warm in even the coldest of conditions with a pair of Howl Fairbanks Warm Winter Mittens. Available in two colors, these mittens feature a waterproof insert, an insulated outer shell, a PU leather palm for added grip, removable wrist strap, and a warmth rating of 3.
In sizes small, medium, and large, these unisex snowboarding socks will keep their feet warm and comfortable for as long as they’re out on the snow. With a reinforced toe and heel, and an anti-chafe toe, these quick drying socks are also odor-resistant to keep feet smelling fresher, too.
She can take in a little hiking when she’s not on her board, thanks to this pair of women’s hiking boots. Made from water resistant premium leather and with a breathable mesh lining, the all-terrain outer soles of these boots will keep her firmly on her feet no matter the ground.
Both waterproof and breathable, the Burton Men’s Ski/Snowboard Covert Jacket will keep him warm, dry, and comfortable when he’s on the slopes. A great gift for snowboarders, this jacket comes in a variety of colors, and can regulate body temperature, adapting to strenuous and sedentary levels of activity.
They won’t get lost in the snow when they have the Garmin Instinct Rugged Outdoor Watch. Fitted with GPS to track their way back the same way they went, this watch will also track their heart rate, activity and stress, send automatic data uploads, and withstand even the harshest of conditions.
Handmade in Indonesia, this Downhill Ducky will make an awesome gift for any snowboarder or skier for their home. Carved from sustainable bamboo and reclaimed teak wood, this eco-friendly ducky is available in two varieties (snowboard or skis), and comes with its own name, personality, and unique features.
Protect their iPhone 11 Pro Max from snow, cold, and water with this protective case. Available in 5 colors, this case includes a clear screen protector and full access to the screen and all the controls, and yet will keep the phone safe even when submerged for up to 2 hours.
He can wear his favorite sport on his feet with this twin pack of snowboarding socks. Designed for everyday wear, these socks comes in two colors, and feature an all over snowboarder design. Perfect for wearing under a suit or casual pants at the weekend, they’re a really fun gift to give.
Keep them connected when they’re out snowboarding with this powerful portable solar power bank. Capable of charging two smartphones or one tablet at rapid speed, this charger also incorporates 2 bright LED lights which feature an optional steady strobe SOS mode. A USB charging cable is also included.