Best Ski and Snowboard Helmets


Before you hit the slopes for the season, make sure you’re putting safety first with a durable ski or snowboard helmet. Whether you’re a beginner starting on the bunny hill or you’re getting ready to tackle the mountains in Colorado, a reliable helmet is a must to keep the fun from taking a turn for the worst. With a large selection of styles and colors for men, women, and kids, SCHEELS has the right snowboard or ski helmet for you. Keep reading to learn our top picks for ski and snowboard helmets from reliable brands like Smith, Oakley, Giro and more!

The Smith Vantage snow helmet was built for the hardcore, demanding the ultimate in everything. Using Aerocore™ construction that features Koroyd® simultaneously maximizes full coverage protection and increased airflow. For the most custom fit, the Vantage offers the Boa® 360 fit system with a 360˚ halo design. Combining the Smith-pioneered AirEvac™ technology for goggle integration makes the Vantage delivers the perfect blend of technology and style.

The Giro Zone MIPS snow helmet features innovative Hybrid Construction, which combines the ding-resistant durability of a Hard Shell upper with the lighter weight of In-Mold Construction lower and sidewalls. The Zone MIPS is packed with amenities including the In Form 2 Fit System; a quick-fit Vertical Tuning adjustment system for proper helmet positioning; MIPS technology; fully adjustable venting; Fidlock magnetic buckle closure; and a sleek, integrated POV camera mount.

The Smith Quantum snow helmet is protection with maximum horsepower. Aerocore construction featuring Koroyd and Smith’s innovative exoskeleton design are used to increase protection in key side-impact zones for the athletes pushing the limits of snow riding.  Combine the fit and buckle system with the Smith-pioneered AirEvac technology for superior goggle integration, and the Quantum delivers maximum protection with the best fit and protection out there.

Redesigned for the new season, the all-new MOD3 snow helmet has an updated design aesthetic and the integration of adjustable venting, allowing the wearer to dial in the helmet ventilation that's perfect for them. A 360-degree BOA closure system delivers full wraparound comfort while securing the helmet fit.

The new Giro Jackson MIPS helmet is focused on design and style. The sleek new standout helmet lines created an opportunity for an evolutionary step forward in new performance and functional attributes. The modern profile of the new Jackson helmet utilizes the new Passive Aggressive Venting system, inspired by the aerodynamic airflow of high-end autos. The discreet yet powerful system effectively manages airflow and temperature while in-motion riding, hiking or standing static.

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