The first line of defense against that freezing first chair, this year's array of men's pants perform without weighing you down. Fit for everyone from casual resort skiers to backcountry enthusiasts, these three pairs marched their way into our Editors' Choice lineup.

Check out this crop of men's Editors' Choice ski pants by clicking through the linked stories at the bottom right of each page, and see the full details for each product by clicking FULL REVIEW.