The big snow goggle buyers guide

Linda Eigner

Ski goggles or snowboard goggles have many important tasks to fulfill. In addition to a perfect vision, the snow goggles should also offer you protection against the sun's rays, wind and cold. But finding the right model for the winter season is not that easy, because the market is full of ski goggles in different shapes and sizes with different lenses, interchangeable systems or fits. In the Ski Goggles Guide 2022, we tell you what you should look out for when buying and what makes perfect ski goggles.

Buying new ski goggles: what size do I need?

The fact is: If ski goggles don't fit properly and the size doesn't fit, then the best functions and the most beautiful designs are useless. It is therefore all the more important that you find the right size for the shape of your head and the ski helmet. We can help you choose. Find all information about ski goggle sizes and the right fit in our blog.

Which ski helmet fits my ski goggles?

Have you already found the right ski goggles or snowboard goggles and now all you need is the right helmet? This is the next difficult task. In our ski helmet guide we tell you what you should know about ski helmets and the designs of ski helmets. In the ski helmet test you will definitely find the right helmet.

Which ski goggle lens do I need under which conditions?

Ski goggles are now available in all different colors and shapes. Especially ski goggle lenses are available in different colors with different filter categories. The categories show which lens is suitable for which light conditions. Find the right ski goggle lens and learn more about the different filter categories in our lens guide .

NAKED Optics insider tip:

Whenever filter categories are mentioned, the term VLT is often used. You can read about what VLT means and what you need to know about it here .

Ski goggles for bad weather: does it exist?

There is probably nothing worse than not being able to see anything while skiing or snowboarding, or having to worry about fogged up glasses. To prevent this, you need the right snow goggles or the right lens for bad weather. Here you will find all the important information about ski goggles for bad weather.

The perfect ski goggles: UV protection – meaning and function

Nowadays not only sunglasses but also ski goggles offer 100% UV protection. This is very important for eye health, because on the mountain you are exposed to strong sun rays and reflections. You can read about UV rays and which glass is suitable for a lot of sunlight in our blog.

Ski goggles for people who wear glasses

For winter sports enthusiasts who rely on visual aids, there are a number of options available to keep things clear. In addition to the option of contact lenses and optical inserts, there are also ski goggles for people who wear glasses. Find out more about OTG ski goggles and find the right model in our ski goggle guide for people who wear glasses .

Scratches in ski goggles: what can I do?

Scratched lenses can significantly reduce vision. Of course, that's no fun for anyone. You can read here how to avoid scratches on your ski goggles and what you can do if your ski goggles are scratched.

Do you wear ski goggles over or under a helmet?

Ever wondered why some skiers and snowboarders wear their goggles under their helmets? We can tell you more about the trend. Find all the advantages and disadvantages of ski goggles under the helmet in our blog.

Proper care and cleaning of ski and snowboard goggles

Once you have found the right ski goggles, you naturally want to keep them for as long as possible. You can read about how to do this in our care and cleaning tips. Long live the snow goggles.

Fogged ski goggles: tips and tricks on how to avoid it

Sometimes even the best ski goggles don't help and the glasses fog up. The restricted view is not only annoying, but above all dangerous. What can you do about fogged up ski goggles? We have some tips and tricks for you on how to keep your perspective on the slopes. Find out more about this in our blog.

Looking for the right ski goggles

Do you still have unanswered questions about ski goggles and do you still need help with purchasing advice? We are happy to help you and find a solution together:

Credits: Florian Dorn

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