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Stay Out Longer: 2013 Snowboard and Ski Gear Guide

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2XU: Elite Compression Alpine Socks

Photograph By Words: Graham Mueller ~ Photos: Jared Souney

Hurt feet can wreck a day faster than a chairlift malfunction. 2XU's socks combine the increased circulation of a compression garment with the padding and comfort of an alpine sock, letting you keep your cool no matter how long you have to stand around waiting. ($60; 2xu.com)