Yes, it is drawing closer, the Christmas light have been turned on in the highstreets and the carol singers are out, yet you are still pulling together Christmas presents for the kids. Don’t worry, you are not the only one. We here at Snow + Rock, have put together a fantastic kids gift guide for Christmas, full of gift ideas that any ski kid would be excited to find in a stocking or under a tree.
Whilst it is easy enough to hire equipment in resort, it will never give you child the same smile as unwrapping their first pair of skis or snowboard. Your children will never forget their first pair of skis, so make this Christmas an unforgettable one.
Hats + Beanies
Hats are an important part of a child’s defence against the cold, a simple thing like a hat can add so much warmth. Ideal for a stocking fillers, kids can never have too many hats, we at Snow + Rock have a wide range of hats to suit any child.
An essential for any skier, is a good pair of snow gloves. When traveling with kids its always best to have two set of glove, just in case one goes missing. So why not treat them a pair of gloves for Christmas, you can be sure, whether skiing or not, they will be used.
RemiaGO is a great piece of tech to get kids up and active. Integrated into a range of Reima’s products, ReimaGO is an adventure for the whole family. Developed in partnership with Suunto, the ReimaGO sensor monitors and stores information about children’s activity. It does not measure their pulses, location or calculate how many calories they have burnt, instead it measures how long the activity lasts and how intense it is. Designed to make kid’s activities even more fun, ReimaGO brings a new dimension to playing outdoors. After a day outside, you can use the ReimaGo app to see how their day’s activity looks in the virtual ReimaGO world.
Socks are a great stocking filler for the kids and as you may know, you can never have too many socks when it comes to kids. Not only will a pair of highly technical, Smartwool socks, keep their little feet dry and warm all day on the mountain, they are fantastic for wearing around the house on a cold day with their crazy designs that kids love.
When it comes to kids, you cannot be safe enough. The helmet is the most important item on your kids kit list and is compulsory for children in most ski resorts. With a wide selection of bright colours and fun prints, why not surprise your little one with a new helmet to get them excited about their winter holiday.
Thermals + Baselayers
A Christmas stocking filler favourite of ours, is a good pair of thermals. Whether merino wool or synthetic a baselayer will keep your little ones warm on the mountains and around the house. With a collection of baselayers in a range of colours and designs you can be sure that there will be a baselayer for your child.
Even when wrapped up from the cold, you will need to protect your kids eyes from harmful unseen UV light. Guaranteeing 100% UVA and UVB protect, our goggle range has a variety of styles and colours to find the right pair of goggles for your kids.
RC Pistenbully 600
Brand new from Dickie Toys, the RC Pistenbully 600 is the perfect toy for the little ones adventures on the ski slopes. Just like in skiing areas, the dozer moves obstacles out of the way, and can be started as soon as the batteries are inserted. The snow shovel can be moved up and down using the remote control. The dozer travels forward at up to 2 km/h. The top light illuminates during operation.