The Best Women's Snow Pants for Every Budget, Style, and Skill Level
These women's snow pants keep you comfy, dry, and stylish on the slopes.
Finding women's snow pants that feel comfy enough to wear on the slopes all day and look flattering enough to post on the 'gram can seem like an impossible combo—but not when you have this list of fashionable, functional ski and snowboard bottoms.
These editor-tested and top-reviewed snow pants from Columbia, Burton, The North Face, and more are hands-down the best snow pants for every budget and every style, whether you're hanging out in your snowy backyard or skinning a backcountry mountain and skiing back down. (Pair with these top winter jackets for women, and you'll be toasty from head to toe.)
Arctix Women's Insulated Snow Pants
If you're looking to make a statement on the mountain with bright pants or bold patterns, these insulated women's snow pants will do it while keeping you warm, no matter where you're exploring. They have boot gaiters to keep your feet dry and side pockets for extra storage, too. Even better, they're very budget-friendly—perfect if you only wear them a couple of times a year. (P.S. did you know you can rent ski gear from Rent the Runway now?)
Columbia Women's Bugaboo Omni Heat Insulated Snow Pants
Stay heated even in the coldest temperatures with these Columbia pants, complete with Omni-Heat technology—a silver lining that reflects your body heat back to you. The thick, double-button waist also makes for added comfort. Choose from three colors, including black, bright teal, and dark purple and get ready to take on those black diamonds.
Buy It: Columbia Women's Arctic Trip Snow Omni Heat Waterproof Pants, from $110, dickssportinggoods.com
Burton Women's Ivy Over-Boot Snow Pant
Brushed with microfleece, you don't even need a base layer with these if you don't want it—they're just that warm and cozy. These pants provide waterproof protection and breathability, while also allowing some stretch. In other words, you'll feel the freedom to move in all directions down the slopes or at the bar afterward, where people will admire your style. (More here: The Best Ski and Snowboard Clothes for the Slopes and Après)
Iceberg Women's Softshell Stretch Ski/Snowboarding Pant
These women's snow pants from Walmart look like your casual everyday bottom, but with more heat protection and water repellency. They also offer wind-blocking, stretchy fabric, and a zippered leg so you can fit them over your boots. Take 'em tubing, snowshoeing, or fat biking and feel good enough to keep 'em on all day.
Roxy Creek Snow Pants
Waterproof material, a flexible construction, and a fleece lining make these perfect to wear outside from morning to night. Plus, you'll look good while doing it, thanks to the high-waist, fitted thighs, and bell-like bottoms. The bright, winter-white color will also complement the snow for added chicness.
The North Face Women's Summit L5 LT FutureLight Pants
If you prefer to feel like you're wearing no bottoms at all (without actually freezing your buns off), add these snow pants to your cart ASAP. They offer stand-out stretch and breathability, while still maintaining superior water- and windproofing, all thanks to The North Face's top-notch technical material known as FutureLight. No puffiness necessary, even when you want warmth and wetness protection.
Buy It: The North Face Women's Summit L5 LT FutureLight Pants, $400, rei.com
Stio Women's Environ Pant
Lightweight and low-rise, these breathable waterproof pants sit right at the hips—a feature that makes them look extra flattering come après activities. More importantly, they allow you to take turns with ease and command the trails, courtesy of the super-durable fabric that moves with you. They also feature abrasion-resistant patches on the bottom of the leg for added protection from the elements (and your boots). And when all your hard work on the mountain makes you heat up, just unzip the two air vents on the sides for instant cooling. These will be the BFF of any outdoor adventurer. (Take them on one—or all—of these epic winter escapes.)
Sweaty Betty Moritz Softshell Slim Leg Snow Pants
Show off your elevated snow style in these striped women's pants from Sweaty Betty. The slim-fit bottoms come with a removable belt, so you can create a customized fit. On the inside, you have a soft, warm fleece lining and the outer shell offers waterproof fabric. All over, you get a four-way stretch that makes for smooth skiing, snowboarding, or simply sledding. (Just saying: They have insanely cute winter baselayers, too.)