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It's never to soon too start thinking about hitting the slopes.
Whether we're due for a winter full of fresh powder and blue skies, or an unpredictable and patchy season, it never hurts to be prepared. We highlight some of the best gear and best bets for new adventures, for the snowriders among us.
Check out this year's sections:
Shiny & New
An Icon on the Move
Ski & Stay in the Backcountry