Chilly Fun 101: Surviving Snow Vacations with Kids

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There's nothing quite like the exhilarating rush of barreling down a snowy slope with the wind in your hair and your kids in tow. But let's face it, snow vacations with kids can be a bit like herding cats on a slippery slope – unpredictable, chaotic, and downright exhausting. Enter Hot Chillys, the ultimate solution to your frosty woes.

The Joys (and Pains) of Snow Vacations with Kids

Picture this: Little Timmy is having the time of his life, but he's also freezing because he refuses to wear his bulky winter coat. Meanwhile, your teenager is sulking because her snow outfit isn't "Instagram-worthy". And let's not even talk about the numerous bathroom breaks. Yes, snow vacations with kids can be a challenge. But with the right gear, they can also be a joy.

Introduction to Hot Chillys Apparel

Hot Chillys is a brand born out of a love for all things outdoors. With a mission to provide high-quality, performance-oriented apparel, Hot Chillys has been warming up outdoor enthusiasts since 1985. From thermal base layers to cozy socks, their product line is designed to keep you warm without compromising on comfort or style.

How Hot Chillys Can Enhance Your Snow Vacation

Imagine your kids, warm and comfortable, enjoying their ski vacation without constant complaints of cold hands or feet. With Hot Chillys apparel, this doesn't have to be a dream. Their products use advanced fabric technologies to provide excellent thermal retention while being lightweight and comfortable. This means less time worrying about your kids' comfort and more time enjoying the slopes.

Top Hot Chillys Products for Your Family’s Snow Vacation

From the Pepper Skins Crewneck for your little ones to the Clima-Tek leggings for you, Hot Chillys has something for everyone.

Tips for a Fun and Worry-Free Snow Vacation with Kids

Hot Chillys apparel is just the start. Here are some additional tips to ensure your ski vacation goes off without a hitch:

  • Layer up: Use Hot Chillys base layers under regular ski clothes for extra warmth.
  • Stay hydrated: Cold weather can be dehydrating. Make sure everyone is drinking plenty of fluids.
  • Plan breaks: Regular breaks can help prevent fatigue and crankiness.


With Hot Chillys apparel, the challenges of a snow vacation with kids can be a thing of the past. So why not give it a try? Your kids (and your sanity) will thank you.


Ready to make your next ski vacation the best one yet? Check out our online store for the full range of Hot Chillys products. And don't forget to share your own stories of ski vacations with kids. We'd love to hear them!

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Youth Pepper Skins Crewneck - Hot Chillys#color_black
Youth Pepper Skins Crewneck - Hot Chillys#color_black

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Warmth factor 6 out of 10 - Designed for everyday comfortable use.

Relaxed - Designed with a looser fit that lies gently on the skin without binding.

Youth Pepper Skins Crewneck

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The original 'Pepper' in the Hot Chillys Peppers Collection, Pepper Skins are your standard, everyday, dependable thermals. 

Pepper Skins base layer is single jersey knit with slight brushing for a soft, lived-in feel. This thermal crewneck long sleeve shirt is manufactured with MTF polyester fibers, which work to transport moisture away from the skin to keep you warm and dry. Relaxed fit for everyday comfortable use. The breathable material and lightweight design ensures that you stay cool while still enjoying superior insulation even in cold weather. It's the perfect choice for outdoor adventurers and everyday wearers alike.

  • Crew neckline with binding
  • Contrast flat seam construction
  • Moisture Transfer Fibers to keep skin dry
  • Spun polyester is slightly brushed for extra softness
  • Flat seam construction for seam strength and longevity
  • Versatile for sports or everyday activities
  • Midweight warmth, relaxed fit
  • 100% Polyester


Warmth factor 6 out of 10 - Designed for everyday comfortable use.

Relaxed - Designed with a looser fit that lies gently on the skin without binding.