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30 Best Womens Snowboard Jackets

It’s safe to say the market is saturated with women’s snowboard jackets. Thus, it’s now even harder to find a quality one to protect you against nature’s elements.

Fortunately, we’ve come up with a fairly long list of some of the best women’s snowboarding jackets. We even included some favorites from big-name brands like North Face, DIEL Sports, and Columbia.

Continue reading to find your perfect match.

Rab Women’s Microlight Alpine Down Jacket

The Microlight Alpine Down Jacket is among the priciest on the list. However, it’s worth it if you consider the quality on offer. Rab made this jacket from recycled fabrics (Polyester and Lycra) to give you the perfect warmth-to-weight ratio. Unlike other snowboarding jackets, this one is lightweight.

Its fill is the 700 RDS hydrophobic down loft mixed with a water repellent treatment that will keep your body hot and dry. Finally, you’ll never have to worry about water and wind thanks to its resistant Pertex Quantum Ripstop.


  • It’s lightweight, thanks to Zone Buffing technology. 
  • Water and wind resistant.
  • It keeps warm even in snowy and icy temperatures.


  • Some units leak feathers.
  • It’s short for women taller than 5’ 10’’.

Obermeyer Women’s Tuscany Li Jacket

The Tuscany Li Jacket has a sophisticated feel about it. It’s a classic that will make you stand out on the trails. It’s 100% polyester with an inner taffeta lining that is warm and soft for that cozy feeling. The Tuscany Li Jacket is not only for the snowy trails, but you can also add it to your casual everyday wear.

Indeed, it’s water-resistant and will do well in light rain. On top of that, it also comes with a removable hood and faux fur, fleece chin warmer, interior media and goggle pockets, zipped handwarmer pockets, and zipped pass pockets.


  • We love its modern clean look.
  • The inner taffeta lining is a warm treat.
  • It comes with several handy pockets.
  • It’s nice to have a removable hood.
  • It’s water-resistant.


  • There is nothing to hate.

North Face Women’s Gotham Jacket Li

The 100% nylon Gotham Jacket has a mysterious appeal about it. Nonetheless, its quality is commendable. We don’t know how North Face managed to pull it off, but they made it warm without the unnecessary heaviness and puffiness.

For those who don’t prefer furred hoods, this one is removable. Also, the hood has an elastic band that allows you to secure it on those windy days. Unfortunately, it doesn’t offer as many pockets as we’d like. It only has a secure zip media pocket. There are no hidden inside pockets.


  • An adjustable and removable hood.
  • The fur lining is foldable and removable.
  • It’s warm and lightweight.


  • Few pockets.
  • The synthetic fur can be uncomfortable to the skin.

Marmot Women’s JENA Jacket

Marmot isn’t new to the outdoor world. They have been manufacturing outdoor gear since 1974. As expected from such an experienced manufacturer, the JENA Jacket is impressive. First, we love its 700-fill water-resistant Down Defender that will keep you dry and warm on wet days.

Not only is it lightweight (thanks to Ripstop fabric), but it also has an elastic drawcord hem and inbuilt Angle-wing movement that allows mobility.

For secure item storage, the JENA Jacket has two zipped hand pockets and an internal drop pocket.


  • It only weighs 2lbs (Lightweight).
  • It’s wind and water-resistant.
  • It allows full mobility.
  • It stuffs into its pocket for easy carriage.


  • Relatively few pockets.
  • It has no hood.
  • It isn’t warm enough for zero degrees weather (It needs fleece layering).

Obermeyer Tuscany Elite Jacket

Obermeyer Jackets will make any woman feel and look gorgeous. They have their design on point. Besides beauty, this 85% nylon and 15% ELA jacket is also functional. It will keep you warm as you ride the snowy trails. We love its detailed Thermore Classic stuffing that ensures all body parts are properly warmed (150gm body, 70gm sleeve, and 40gm hood).

Its other features include the 2-way adjustable hood, the removable fur lining, the fleece collar and chin warmer, an interior wind guard, a detachable scratch-free goggle cloth, two zipped handwarmer and interior pockets, snap-away water-resistant powder skirts, and a cord routing guide.


  • Its design is eye-catching yet subtle.
  • Well-distributed stuffing.
  • A removable 2-way adjustable hood.
  • There are plenty of pockets available.


  • Most customers have complained about the jacket’s unusually long sleeves.

SNBOCON Women’s One-Piece Snowboard Suit

SNBOCON is a Japanese outdoor clothing manufacturer that has been in the industry for the last two decades. This time, they bring to us a one-piece snowboarding suit. Immediately, we like how colorful it is. Its 100% Advanced Skin polyester lining will keep you warm and cozy through your adventures. Additionally, its outer shell is resistant to wind and snow.

With SNBOCON’s piece, you’ll never have to worry about sweaty and sticky skin. It has a 10k breathability rating. Its other features include a removable hood, adjustable cuffs and sleeve length, snow-out boots and wrists gaiters, underarm vents, hand warmer zipper pockets, internal media pockets, and one stylish sleeve pass pocket.

The pants are also quality. Not only do they share the same waterproof and breathability qualities, but they also have storage pockets and a zip waist that is convenient in the washroom.


  • The inner lining insulation is warm and cozy.
  • It has underarm and inner thigh vents for increased breathability.
  • The pants have a waist zip. You don’t have to remove the whole piece when going to the washroom.
  • The suit has plenty of pockets.
  • 10k/10k breathability and waterproof rating.


  • One-piece sizing can be a bit tricky.

Columbia Women’s Bugaboo II Fleece Interchangeable Jacket

The Columbia Bugaboo II is the first interchangeable jacket we’re featuring on this list-It’s worth it. The 100% nylon jacket features the famous OMNI-HEAT heat management system that consists of a metallic dot-pattern inner lining that reflects and retains heat.

For breathability, it has the OMNI-TECH technology that prevents moisture buildup.

Unlike other jackets we’ve talked about, this one has three wearing options (It’s 3-in-1). You choose to wear the inner fleece separately, the outer shell only, or all of them at once.

Finally, its other features include an adjustable and removable hood and adjustable cuffs and hem.


  • The OMNI-HEAT technology will keep you warm and dry.
  • It offers three wearing options for whatever season you are in.
  • It’s proven to keep you warm and dry in conditions of 0 to 35 degrees.


  • Waist fitting can be a bit tricky. It doesn’t have drawstrings for tightening.

North Face Women’s Clementine Tri-Climate Jacket

North Face also has a versatile jacket. The Clementine Tri-Climate Jacket has an inner softer layer for warmth generation and an outer shell for water and windproofing. You can choose to wear each separately or all of them together.

Like Columbia, North Face jackets also have an innovative technology called Heatseeker insulation. It works to keep you warm in snow conditions. The Dry Vent outer shell besides being waterproof is also breathable to prevent sweat and moisture build-up.

Its other noteworthy features include an adjustable helmet-compatible hood, Alpine-style hand pockets, powders skirts, an internal goggle pocket, and a wrist pass pocket with a detachable goggle wipe cloth.


  • It’s a versatile jacket offering up to three wearing options.
  • It has plenty of pockets.
  • It has reliable Heatseeker and Dry Vent technology for insulation and breathability.
  • For a jacket with three layers, it’s lightweight.


  • Some women have complained about its small burst and waist size (Best suited for teenagers).

Colorful Women’s Waterproof Snow Jacket and Pants

It’s not a one-piece suit, but it does come with pants. We have to say, the top 100% polyester jacket is nice to look at. The interior is also quite comfortable thanks to the unique polyester cotton that also provides good heat preservation.

The outer shell has wind and waterproof technology to keep out the cold in extreme conditions. On top of that, it’s also breathable to prevent that sticky feeling.

As far as pockets are concerned, the jacket has a left sleeve zipper pocket, an internal net goggle pocket, and two flip outer pockets.

Honestly, the pants didn’t please us that much. Nonetheless, they also have zipper pockets, windproof skirts, and breathable zipper vents on the inner thighs. Even though some customers have complained about sizing, it’s good to see adjustable straps on them.


  • The jacket is comfortable and warm thanks to the inner polyester lining.
  • The jacket and pants are wind and water-resistant.
  • It has a wide range of pockets in different locations.
  • We love its breathable fabric and vents.
  • The pants have adjustable straps for better fitting.


  • There are some complaints about pant size. They don’t accommodate curves.

Obermeyer Women’s Jacqueline Jacket

This time, Obermeyer has decided to go with a retro design that takes us back to the old snowboarding jackets. Nonetheless, the Jacqueline Jacket looks great. It’s 100% polyester and has a 10k/10k waterproof and breathability rating.

Thanks to the VX Comfort Ultralight technology, the jacket is not only warm and cozy, but it’s also lightweight. It’s perfect for outdoor activities like snowboarding that require a lot of mobility.

The Jacqueline Jacket features YKK zippers, handwarmer pockets, stretch inner cuffs, interior electronic pockets, a fleece chin warmer, an interior goggle pocket, water-resistant elastic skirts, a cord routing guide, and a detachable goggle wipe.


  • The 10k/10k breathability and waterproof ratings are nice.
  • It has plenty of utility pockets.
  • The inner lining is commendably soft and warm.
  • It allows for ample mobility.
  • It’s lightweight.


  • It doesn’t have a hood.

PUREMSX Parka Ladies Outdoor Overcoat

The PUREMSX Parka is an elegant overcoat suitable for daily wear or extreme outdoor activities. It’s 100% polyester and 90% duck down. We appreciate its double thickened wind and waterproof shell that will keep you warm on chilly days. Also, the inner lining is breathable enough to prevent moisture buildup.

Unfortunately, the huge hood isn’t detachable or adjustable. However, the circle of fur is removable. Other features include two flapped hand pockets and one interior pocket.


  • It’s one of those gorgeous overcoats (You can also use it for daily wear).
  • It’s water-resistant and will keep you warm in freezing temperatures.
  • It has a large-enough hood that can accommodate a snowboarding helmet.


  • It lacks the neck and chins warmer (You’ll need a scarf).
  • It could use more pockets.

Columbia Women’s Suttle Mountain Jacket

Columbia’s Suttle Mountain Jacket is perfect for those who appreciate contemporary designs. It has a formal vibe about it. That said, it’s still warm enough to take along for those snowboarding rides. The main feature is the OMNI-HEAT Thermo Technology that reflects and retains heat. On top of that, its 100% polyester interior lining is highly breathable and will keep you dry and comfortable.

Yes. Its shell is water and wind-resistant. It will keep you warm and dry even on drizzly days. The same can be said about its sherpa-lined hood that will protect your face against wind and snow.

The Suttle Mountain Jacket also features a 2-way zipper closure you can open from the top or bottom for more freedom when sitting down, adjustable cuffs, and two hand warmers and cargo pockets.


  • The OMNI-HEAT Technology is ideal for snowboarding jackets.
  • The 2-way main zipper is convenient for mobility.
  • It has a wind and water-resistant outer shell.
  • You can easily wipe stains off the fabric.


  • It lacks slit-styled hand pockets.
  • The waist is in-adjustable (It needs more curve in the hip area).

686 Women’s Athena Jacket

The Athena Jacket has everything you’d expect from high-performance outdoor apparel. It has the infiDRY 10,000mm waterproofing technology that will keep you dry in extreme snow conditions. Despite being “air-tight” to water and snow, the Athena Jacket still has extreme breathability (10,000gm2).

Everything about it screams “snowboarding.” Its body-mapped insulation distribution is ideal (thick in body panels, medium in sleeves, and light in arms). In addition to that, its hood is also adjustable and helmet-compatible.

Athena’s other features include a tricot inner collar and mouth warmer, interior storage pockets, an audio cord outlet, and underarm vents.


  • It’s warm enough in extremely cold conditions.
  • Not only is it waterproof, but it’s also breathable.
  • It has an adjustable helmet-compatible hood.
  • It has underarm vents.


  • It lacks wrist gaiters.

YEEFINE One Piece Snowsuit

Most one-piece snowsuits offer satisfactory warmth. However, they tend to fail when it comes to breathability. Fortunately, the YEENFINE Snowsuit is steps ahead of its competitors. It has a 10k rating for its waterproof capability and breathability.

Unlike other snowsuits, its lacks inside filler. Therefore, it’s lightweight. That’s not to say it’s cold. The outer shell is thick enough to keep water and wind out. Its impermeability is further enhanced by its seamless stitching that prevents water and cold seepage.

YEEFINE’s other features include big side pockets, breathable vents in underarms and inner thighs, and adjustable cuffs.


  • It’s lightweight.
  • The outer shell is wind and waterproof.
  • It has excellent breathability (With vents in the underarms and inner thighs).
  • It has windproof snap skirts.
  • An adjustable and removable hood.


  • It lacks the waist zipper for an easier time in the restroom.

Venustas 3-in-1 Women’s Heated Jacket

The Venustas is the first heated jacket in this review. On top of that, it’s also a 3-in-1. You can choose to wear the heated fleece and outer shell separately. Or together. However, unlike other 3-in-1 jackets, this one is special. It has a battery and carbon fibre heating element that will add to your body’s heat (To the left and right abdomen, mid-back, and collar).

Besides heating, you can also use the 10,000mAh battery to charge your phone. It can last up to 10 hours on low settings.

The outer shell is water and windproof to keep you warm and dry in chilly wet conditions. Also, the inner fleece piece is breathable and will prevent moisture buildup.

Venustas’ other features include adjustable cuffs, chest pockets, and a removable and adjustable hood.


  • It offers three wearing options.
  • It has an independent heat-generating system.
  • The outer shell is wind and waterproof.


  • Some customers have had jackets with battery issues.
  • Some customers have complained that heat is only detectable on high settings.

Spyder Active Sports Women’s Jacket

Spyder is a heritage sportswear manufacturer that has been around since the 1970s. As expected, the Spyder Active Women’s Jacket highlights its reputation and experience. The jacket has 3M Polyester Thininsulate insulation that ensures each body part is warm (100g body, 80g sleeves, and 60g hood).

The Spyder Active Sports Jacket also has a 10k breathability rating. Not only will it keep you warm, but it will also keep you dry from moisture and sweat.

Its other noteworthy features include water resistance, a helmet-compatible and adjustable hood, a fixed powder skirt with snaps, inner sleeves with thumb holes, and two inside pockets.


  • Body-mapped Thinsulate insulation.
  • The fur on the hood is removable.
  • It has a 10k rating for breathability and water resistance.
  • Easy to clean. Stains can easily be wiped off.


  • There is nothing to hate about this jacket.

North Face Women’s Nuptse Ridge Parka

The 100% polyester Nuptse Ridge Parka is a North Face classic jacket. Its shell features a DWR (Durable Water Repellent) that keeps out light rain. For warmth, North Face decided to go with the 700-fill goose-down insulation known for its high performance.

Fortunately, the Nuptse Parka also comes with an adjustable drop hood, a protective overstuffed collar, a 2-way adjustable main zip, elastic cuffs, an internal chest pocket, and zipped handwarmer pockets.


  • It’s water-resistant.
  • The 700-fill goose insulation is good and reliable.
  • The 2-way main zipper is convenient (Especially when sitting down).


  • It could do with more pockets.

Columbia Women’s Lay’D Down Li Mid Jacket

Columbia hits us with another commendable mid jacket. As expected, the Lay’D Mid Jacket also features the OMNI-HEAT technology that reflects and retains body heat. To help with moisture and sweat dissipation, Columbia used breathable fabric.

As far as insulation is concerned, the 500 down-fill insulation will keep the cold out. For the outer shell, we have water-resistant polyester.

Other notable features include comfort cuffs with thumb holes, a 2-way main zipper, a fur-lined removable hood, and two zipped hand pockets.


  • The 2-way main zipper allows for flexible movement.
  • The OMNI-HEAT feature is popular for its high performance.
  • Despite its impressive insulation, the Lay’D Mid Jacket is ultra-lightweight.


  • It could do with more pockets.

GSOU One Piece Ski Suit

The 100% polyester GSOU Ski Suit is the warmest women’s outdoor wear so far. It will keep you warm in conditions of -30 degrees. The manufacturer claims the suit imitates the lotus leaf’s water-repelling and tear-resistant characteristics.

We can attest that this one-piece ski suit will keep you warm in any condition you might find yourself in. Additionally, it has an impressive waterproof index of 10,000mm that will keep you dry from snow and rain. Its other features include a main YKK zipper closure with Velcro double support, a 280 degrees waist zipper, a down hood, internal elastic cuffs, inner thigh vents, and an internal strap.


  • It’s impressively warm even in conditions of -30 degrees.
  • It has an impressive 10,000mm waterproof index.
  • It has a 280-degrees waist zipper (You don’t have to remove the whole piece in the washroom).
  • It has inner thigh vents for improved breathability.


  • None.


There are very few sports jackets as high-performance as the DIEL SPORT FEMA Ski Jacket. With a waterproof and breathability index of 20k/20k, it immediately tops the list so far.

As far as insulation is concerned, it has a warm-down filling that will keep you warm, whatever the conditions. The Box Baffle Technology is responsible for the jacket’s impressive waterproof capability.

Behold, its other features include a 3D adjustable hood with detachable faux fur, a chin guard, adjustable cuffs, a full-size waist gaiter, two front pockets, an internal goggle pocket, a media pocket, and a detachable goggles’ cleaner.


  • A 20k/20k waterproof and breathability index is impressive (The best so far).
  • It is waterproof.
  • Its warm-down insulation does the job well in extreme conditions.


  • There are none. It’s too good.

North Face Women’s Gatekeeper Jacket

The Gatekeeper Jacket boasts of Primalock Black Insulation guaranteed to provide you with warm lightweight insulation. The feature is handy when exploring the snowy mountain trails that can at times get extremely chilly.

Snowboarding jackets should allow for ample mobility. Thankfully, the North Face Gatekeeper Jacket has a smooth silhouette that allows for a comfortable full range of motion.

It has a Dry Vent outer shell that is waterproof yet breathable. Not only will it keep you dry, but it will also prevent moisture and sweat buildup.

Other important features include underarm vents for enhanced breathability, a removable helmet-compatible hood, snap powder skirts, waterproof zips, a chest pocket, two handwarmer pockets, a secure zip media pocket, and a goggle’s pocket with a wipe.


  • The inner lining is warm, comfortable, and allows for a full range of motion.
  • It’s lightweight.
  • It comes with plenty of pockets in convenient areas.
  • It’s waterproof.
  • It has underarm vents.


  • The waist is not adjustable.

GSOU Women’s One Piece Snowsuit

This 100% polyester one-piece snowsuit has NASA’s design. It will make you feel like an astronaut on ice. That said, it provides enough warmth in cold temperatures thanks to its thick inner lining.

The GSOU One Piece Snowsuit also has a waterproof outer shell that will keep you dry from nature’s elements. Despite its impermeability, it’s breathable and will prevent moisture and sweat buildup. Just to make sure, it also has underarm and inner thigh vents.

Its other noteworthy features include YKK zipper pockets on the side and interior, a 360-degree waist zipper, a hood, and a stand collar windproof neckline.


  • It’s waterproof.
  • The 360-degree waist zipper is convenient in the washroom (You don’t have to remove the whole piece).
  • The underarm and inner thigh vents enhance the suit’s breathability.


  • The hood is irremovable.

Women’s Onesies Ski Suit

One thing is certain, the Onesies Ski Suit will make you stand out on the trails. You’ll be the main show. It has a glamorous and appealing design that is hard to ignore.

Does it keep warm?

Its white duck-down filling will provide enough insulation to retain body heat and prevent cold penetration. It has a belt to help reduce the filler puffiness in the middle. Also, its inner lining is warm and comfortable.

Indeed, its outer shell is wind and water-resistant. It will keep you nice and dry in light rain and snowstorms.

Other key features include an adjustable helmet-compatible hood with removable fur and two pockets below the waist.


  • It has enough glamour to draw attention.
  • The suit is warm.
  • The belt reduces puffiness in the waist area.


  • Some units lose colour with time.
  • The outer shell is slippery.

Obermeyer Liberta Women’s Jacket

The Liberta Jacket is 100% polyester with body-mapped insulation (80gm on body, 60g on sleeves, and 40gm on the hood). It also has a breathable and waterproof rating of 10k/10k. It’s enough to keep you warm and dry on drizzly winters. When it comes to moisture and sweat prevention, the Liberta Jacket utilizes Control Zone Ventilation.

Libetra’s other features include a 2-way YKK zipper, a fleece-lined collar, stretch inner cuffs, an interior electronics’ pocket, a goggle pocket, stretch inner cuffs, and snap-away powder skirts.


  • It has a 10k/10k breathability and waterproof rating.
  • The 2-way main zipper is convenient for full mobility.
  • The Control Zone Ventilation system will keep you warm and dry.


  • The waist area isn’t adjustable.

North Face Mossbud Reversible Jacket

Here is another reversible jacket by North Face. It has a fleece inner lining and a waterproof outer shell. It also has the Heatseeker Eco Polyester Insulation that will keep you warm as you explore the snowy trails.

Surprisingly, despite its relatively puffy appearance, the Mossbud Jacket is lightweight and allows for ample mobility thanks to its shape and inner silhouette.

Its other features include an interior pocket and two handwarmer pockets.


  • It offers two wearing options.
  • The Heatseeker Eco Polyester insulation is good.
  • It’s lightweight and allows full mobility.


  • It could do with more pockets.
  • It lacks gaiters and powder skirts.

RIUIYELE Women’s Waterproof Snowsuit

The RIUIYELE Snowsuit is not only cold winter days. It can also feature as casual daily wear.

It has a reliable waterproof and breathable index of 10,000 and 8,000, respectively. Those specifications are enough to make it high-performance sportswear.

They filled it with special cotton cuttings that provide insulation and prevent heat loss. Also, the outer shell is waterproof but breathable to prevent sweat buildup.

RIUIYELE’s other features include classic YKK zipper pockets, adjustable Velcro-enforced cuffs, an inside goggle pocket, windproof snap powder skirts, and pants with an adjustable waist and elastic trousers.


  • The top jackets have unique colourful designs.
  • It has likeable waterproof and breathability indices of 10,000 and 8,000, respectively.
  • It is waterproof.


  • The pants aren’t true to size.

Roxy Women’s Block Jacket

The Roxy Block Jacket is 100% polyester with 10k Flight Waterproof Technology. It also has the Warmflight ×2 Insulation Technology to prevent heat loss and cold from penetrating the jacket. To add to that, Roxy even applied body-mapped insulation (160g on body, 100g on sleeves and 60g on hood).

Roxy’s other features include underarm vents, a detachable hood, a sleeve pocket, and snap buttons.


  • It offers 10k waterproof and breathable technology.
  • It’s efficiently insulated.
  • The sleeve pocket is cool and handy.


  • It doesn’t account much for curves.

Obermeyer Sojourner Down Jacket

It’s hard to discredit a manufacturer that has been around since the 1940s. Once again, Obermeyer presents us with a higher quality down jacket. The Sojourner has the 600-fill duck-down insulation that does great when it comes to heat retention. On top of that, its outer shell is water-resistant and will keep you dry in light rain.

Sojourner’s other features include double handwarmer pockets, a 2-way main zipper, a fleece mouth warmer, and a detachable hood.


  • The inner lining is warm and cozy.
  • The 2-way main zipper offers more mobility.
  • It’s long enough to allow you to sit on cold surfaces.


  • It could do with more pockets.

Columbia Bugaboo II Fleece Interchangeable Jacket

The inner lining has the 100% Polyester OMNI-HEAT Insulation Technology that reflects and maintains heat. It’s arguably Columbia’s award-winning feature that makes their jackets ideal for snowboarding. On the other hand, the outer shell has the 100% Nylon OMNI-TECH Dobby Technology that will keep you dry on drizzly days.

You can wear the inner fleece, or outer shell separately depending on that day’s weather condition. For extreme cold, you wear them both.

Other Bugaboo features include an adjustable and removable hood, adjustable cuffs, an adjustable waist, interior pockets, and two handwarmer pockets.


  • We love the OMNI-HEAT Technology on snowboarding jackets.
  • It offers three wearing options.
  • Its adjustable waist will accommodate more curvy women.


  • It lacks powder gaiters and skirts.

Tipsy Elves’ Bright and Bodacious Ski Suit

The name says it all. However, it’s not only about the looks. It will keep you warm in snowboarding conditions. On top of that, the outer shell has the Tipsy Elves Waterproof Technology that will keep you nice and dry in light rain.

Other features include shell-articulated wrist and boot cuffs, a stormproof hood, and double breast pockets.


  • It’s a fun ski suit.
  • It’s water-resistant.


  • There isn’t more information on its breathability. Also, it seems to lack underarm and inner thigh vents.

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