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Awards  Editors' Choice Award  Editors' Choice Award  
Price $90.97 at Backcountry
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$199.00 at REI
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$149.21 at Backcountry
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$62.00 at Amazon
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Pros Warm, comfortable, durable, water resistant, replaceable linersWarm, lightweight and packable, breathable, waterproof, single construction, dextrousSuper warm, water-resistant liner, insulated shell, weather-proofVery warm, dexterous for a mitt, durable shell, waterproof, removable and water resistant linerGreat value, durable, breathable, protective from water, simple features, smartphone compatible liner
Cons Limited features, limited dexterity, not best for wet climatesExpensive, won't fit super small handsExpensive, too warm and bulky (overkill?) for the average skier, large fitLiner packs out after a season, split finger design leaves index finger cold, no leashes includedNot the most dexterous option out there
Bottom Line One of our favorite mitts boasting a female-specific fit and ample warmthThe best all-around unisex ski glove that you'll find on the marketWarm and water resistant, it'll keep you protected on all cold-weather adventuresA versatile mitten with dexterity that's perfect for all types of winter activitiesHigh value and ready for any kind of weather
Rating Categories Hestra Heli Mitt - Women's Arc'teryx Fission SV Glove Alti Mitt Black Diamond Mercury Mitt Deluxe Gore-Tex
Warmth (25%)
9
8
10
9
5
Water Resistance (25%)
5
8
10
9
7
Dexterity (25%)
3
10
2
5
8
Durability (15%)
8
9
9
7
5
Features (10%)
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Specs Hestra Heli Mitt -... Arc'teryx Fission... Alti Mitt Black Diamond... Deluxe Gore-Tex
Waterproof Material Triton three-layer polyamide fabric 84% nylon/16% elastane, Gore-Tex GORE-TEX 2.5 Layer/Leather palm Pertex Shield DryRide w/ Gore-Tex
Insulation Type Polyester Fiberfill insulation 200g PrimaLoft Silver and 133g Gold synthetic fibers PrimaLoft® Gold Insulation 170g in shell, 340g in liner 340-grams Primaloft Gold w/ high loft synthetic insulation Thermacore
Palm Material Cowhide leather Goat leather Pittards® Armortan® leather Goat leather Gnar Guard
Inner Glove Material (if applicable) Removable Bemberg/Polyester Lining Octa Loft Moonlite Pile™ fleece High-loft fleece Brushed Microfiber
Double or Single Construction? Double Single Double Double Double
Gauntlet or Cuff Length? Medium cuff Medium Cuff Long cuff (shell) Guantlet (liner) Gauntlet Medium Cuff
Special features Velcro wrist closure, adjustable wrist cuff, removable wrist leash, carabiner loop Unisex fit, kevlar stitching, removable wrist leash, carabiner loop Kevlar stitching, carabiner loop, removable wrist leash Nose wipe, trigger-finger liner, carabiner loop, no wrist leash, foam padding on knuckles, kevlar stitching Touch-screen compatible liners, removable wrist leash, nose wipe
Sizes (Women's) 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 XS, S, M, L, XL S,M,L XS, S, M, L S, M, L
Fit Fits small. Fits large (unisex sizing) Fits large Fit true to size Fit true to size
Treatment Required? Yes Yes No No No
Warranty Lifetime Lifetime Lifetime 1 year Lifetime
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