This Product
Marmot Ultimate
Read the Review
Read the Review
Read the Review
Black Diamond Guide
Read the Review
Read the Review
Awards  Editors' Choice Award Top Pick Award Top Pick Award Top Pick Award 
Price $225.95 at Backcountry
Compare at 2 sellers
$199.00 at REI
Compare at 3 sellers
$424.95 at Backcountry
Compare at 2 sellers
$169.95 at REI
Compare at 3 sellers
$149.95 at Amazon
Compare at 2 sellers
Overall Score Sort Icon
71
83
80
73
72
Star Rating
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Pros Well designed features, tough as nails, dexterousWarm, water resistant, durable, dexterous, lightweight and packableGreat fit and dexterity, weather resistant, electrical heat works, great glove even when turned offSuper warm, extremely tough, great weather resistance, removable liners help them dry quicker, our go-to expedition gloveWARM, lifetime warranty, basically two gloves in one, super water resistant
Cons Not as warm as other high-end ski gloves, expensiveExpensive, lacks some featuresDoesn't get as warm as other heated gloves, expensiveNot very dexterous, take time to break in, if in between sizes you should consider sizing upNot super dexterous, inner glove not as durable
Bottom Line A great combination of fantastic durability and dexterity, an especially strong option for the resortTop-tier performance, coupled with exceptional versatility across a wide range of conditionsWell-built ski gloves that perform even when the heat is turned offIf rugged capabilities and warmth top your list of importance, think about investing in this pairBuy this glove if you have ambitions to do a great deal of touring in a variety of conditions
Rating Categories Marmot Ultimate Arc'teryx Fission SV Hestra Power Heater Glove Black Diamond Guide Outdoor Research Alti
Warmth (25%)
5
7
8
8
8
Dexterity (25%)
7
8
8
4
4
Water Resistance (25%)
8
10
8
8
9
Durability (15%)
9
9
9
9
7
Features (10%)
7
7
6
9
9
Specs Marmot Ultimate Arc'teryx Fission SV Hestra Power... Black Diamond Guide Outdoor Research...
Double or Single Glove Single Single Single Double Double
Gaunlet or Cuff? Gauntlet Gauntlet Hybrid Gauntlet Gauntlet
Palm Material Cow-hide leather Leather Goat leather Goat leather Alpengrip
Waterproof Material Gore-Tex insert Gore-Tex CZone Gore-Tex insert Gore-Tex insert
Insulation Type PrimaLoft Gold 133g Primaloft Gold Eco and 200g Primaloft Silver Eco Fiberfill polyester 170g PrimaLoft Gold and 100g boiled wool fleece lining Back of hand: 200 g/m2 PrimaLoft HiLoft Silver
Removable liner back of hand: 100 g/m2 PrimaLoft Active insulation
Removable liner palm: 60 g/m2 PrimaLoft Gold
Nose Wipe? Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Expand to show full specification table  |  Hide details