Whether you’re out skiing, snowboarding, ice fishing, or hiking, extremely cold weather can be dangerous if you don’t properly dress cold weather gloves. Poor gloves can suffer from poor heat retention which is a big problem if you plan on being active. Another problem that can arise is poor finger articulation which restricts your hand’s movement, as well as poor grip on the palm and fingers. These limit the types of objects you can interact with outdoors.
The factor of utmost importance is warmth since your extremities are more prone to cold. There are a number of ways that gloves can have superior warmth, besides, just having superior materials. All the laces and zips should be waterproof, and the wrist should strap tightly to prevent heat loss in your hand. Versatility is also key. This can be afforded by having flexible fingers and slip-free grips. How the glove looks takes a back seat, but most usually have a stylish black finish. Here are the top best extreme cold weather gloves.
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Table of Best Extreme Cold Weather Gloves Reviews
9. Black Diamond Mercury Mitts Cold Weather Mittens
With its Pretext Shield fabric, these gloves will keep extreme coldness at bay. Although, one disadvantage these mittens have is that they don’t have separate finger articulation. However, it makes up for this by having a very roomy, warm, lightweight shell. There’s enough room inside the glove for you to wear and an extra pair to supplement it with the extreme cold weather. The shell is made from a mix of 92% nylon and 8% spandex. The palm is 100% goat skin with a Kevlar stitching, and the lining is 100% polyester.