Best Snow Goggles of 2019

The design and technology of snow goggles continue to improve year after year. With so many awesome ski and snowboard goggles to choose from it is difficult to narrow it down to just one. There are many things to consider when buying a snow goggle. That is why SportRx is on the scene with details on all the best snow goggles of 2019 to make choosing your perfect goggle much easier.

This Year's Top Picks

You can't go wrong with any of the goggles in this guide. Each one has been meticulously analyzed and tested by our SportRx team to ensure you will get the most out of your winter experience. Sunglass Rob and Tyler break down the details of each goggle in the video below.

Knowing what to look for when buying snow goggles is crucial in narrowing down your search. Choosing a lens, finding the right fit, and picking out a colorway are all part of the decision-making process. In the guide below we look at all of these aspects in hopes that you get exactly what you are looking for.

Oakley Flight Deck

Oakley Flight Deck Oakley Flight Deck in Blackout with PRIZM Jade

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We kick the list off with a tried and true Oakley favorite. The Flight Deck has all the top features to make it everything you need for the snow. The rimless spherical lens imitates the curvature of your eye which gives you better optical clarity so you can look out for other riders and obstacles on the mountain. You will make the most of your view with PRIZM lens technology which enhances color and contrast. The Flight Deck is a large fit but it is also offered in a medium fit, Flight Deck XM. We have a separate review comparing the two goggles if you want to learn more about the differences between the Flight Deck and Flight Deck XM. Both models are available in asian fit.

Oakley Line Miner

line miner black prizm torch Oakley Line Miner in Matte Black with PRIZM Torch

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The Line Miner is Oakley's entry piece that is jam packed with technology. The sturdy full frame design is hard to match. The Line Miner has a large to oversize fit, giving you a more expansive view out on the mountain. PRIZM Lens Technology will give you the contrast needed to see all of the details on the slopes. And if you prefer a medium fit, Oakley introduced the Line Miner XM this season. both the Line Miner and Line Miner XM are also available in asian fit.

Smith I/O Mag

Smith I/O Mag Smith I/O Mag in AC Austin Smith X North Face with Chromapop Sun Black

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The next evolution of the I/O series, the Smith I/O Mag features a lens interchange system that is so quick and easy anyone can do it. Two interlocking mechanisms and magnets hold the lens in place for maximum security. The I/O Mag comes standard with two lenses; one for low light, overcast days and one for bright, sunny conditions. Chromapop Lens Technology comes with all lenses on the I/O mag to give you the best contrast possible on the slopes. The I/O Mag is available in asian fit.

Smith I/OX

Smith IOX chromapop snow goggles

Smith I/OX in Black with Chromapop Everyday Green Sun Platinum

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The Smith I/O X is the largest goggle in the Smith I/O series. This model has a large fit and features an interchangeable lens system with a bonus lens included. Smith's 5X anti-fog technology is infused on the inside of the lens and will keep you fog free throughout your day. If you are looking for an alternative fit, the I/OX is also available in asian fit.

Dragon PXV

dragon pxv Dragon PXV in Black with Lemalens Red Ion

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New frame, new lens, new lens technology. The PXV is built brand new from the ground up with Panotech lens technology. This goggle blends the optics of a spherical lens with the aesthetics of a cylindrical lens. If having two sets of interchangeable lenses isn't your thing, the PXV is also available with a photochromic lens that will adapt to changing light conditions. Armored venting, increased anti-fog coating, and Lumalens Technology make the Dragon PXV a goggle that can be worn all day long. Check out our full Dragon PXV review.

Dragon X2

X2 Blue Dragon X2 Split in Lumalens Blue Ion

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A rimless frame design with Swiftlock and Lumalens technology make the Dragon X2 a prime candidate for this list. The triple-layer foam is topped with moisture-wicking antimicrobial fleece to keep cold air out and provide a comfortable fit while out on the mountain. This goggle also comes with armored venting to keep snow out and add support to the frame. And to make it even better, a bonus lens is included with your purchase.

Anon M4 Toric MFI

anon m4 Anon M4 Toric in Black with Sonar Green

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The Anon M4 is offered in a toric (semi-spherical) or cylindrical option so you can choose which style lens you like the best. Whichever model you select will come with a bonus lens and Magna-Tech interchange system makes swapping lenses a breeze. Sonar lenses increase contrast and depth perception on the slopes. Anon's Magnetic Facemask Integration keeps cold air out and protects your face from the elements, reducing your chance of windburn, sunburn, or a snow mustache.

SPY Legacy

Spy Legacy Prescription Goggles Spy Legacy in Old School White with Red Spectra

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If you need a large goggle or dig the oversize look, the SPY Legacy is for you! Happy lens is SPY's proprietary technology designed to boost contrast while giving you superior optical quality. The Legacy features a spherical lens which increases peripheral view. The Legacy also comes with a bonus Happy lens and is available in asian fit. The silicone-ribbed strap will keep the goggles optically aligned and free from any slipping when you are out on the slopes.

SPY Bravo

SPY Bravo SPY Bravo in Native Nature Navy with Happy Rose with Dark Blue Spectra

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The SPY Bravo shares some of the same great features of the Legacy in a medium to large fit. SPY's lock steady lens interchange allows you to swap out contrast-enhancing Happy lenses. The anti-fog and anti-scratch spherical lens is complimented with triple layer face foam for comfort that is hard to match.

Zeal Hatchet

Zeal Hatchet Zeal Hatchet in Dark Night with Dark Grey

The first-ever cylindrical goggle from Zeal has arrived. The optically tapered cylindrical lens gives you the optics of a spherical lens with a new look. Changing lenses has never been easier with Zeal's patented Rail Lock System. The lenses slide into place vertically and grab the rail system to guarantee a sealed and secure fit. And if you are building up a sweat hiking the backcountry, you can slide the lens up to let more air in to cool you down. Every pair of Hatchets come with a bonus Sky Blue Mirror lens for overcast or whiteout days.

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Prescription Ski and Snowboard Goggles at SportRx!

If you want to know how to choose the right lens type , take a look at our How to Choose a Snow Goggle Lens Guide. And did you know that you can get any of these goggles in prescription? Shop our entire snow goggle collection and get them in prescription. We have opticians on the phones and live chat 7 days a week that are more than happy to answer any of your questions. Contact us with any of your prescription or non-prescription goggle needs!

 

Best Ski & Snowboarding Goggles 2018

Having a hard time deciding which snow goggles to go with? No worries. Sunglasses Rob and Snow Goggles Tyler have a complete guide for the hottest snow goggles this season. Each brand featured in the video below has color enhancing lens technology that will give you the edge on the slope. Rob and Tyler give their honest opinion on each pair of snow goggles and the features, so you can pick the best fit.

Dragon

Dragon at the top of the list for snow goggles this season. Their goggles feature Lumalens color enhancing lens technology which increases contrast, reduces eye fatigue, and enhances depth perception. All these features are must-have on the slopes.

 

Dragon X2

Dragon X2 Prescription Snow Goggles Dragon X2 in Black with Lumalens Red

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Features

      • Fit: L
      • 2 Lenses-One for low light and high light days
      • Switchlock Interchangeable lens system
      • Frame Ventilation
      • Anti-fog lens coating
      • Triple Layered face foam

 

Smith

Smith continues to amaze with their innovative designs, and the Smith’s IO Series has changed the game for snow goggles. From its lens ventilation system to the triple layer foam, their snow goggles continue to chart at the top of the list. Smith’s goggles feature their ChromaPop technology. ChromaPop target filters specific wavelengths for more color contrast. Read the slopes better with Smith's color enhancing technology

 

Smith I/O7

Smith IO7 Prescription Snow Goggles Smith IO7 in Black with ChromaPop Sun Green Mirror

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Features

      • Fit: L
      • 2 Lenses - One for low light and high light days
      • Spherical Design
      • Quick Release Lens Changing System
      • Fox X Anti-fog Coating
      • Triple Layer Foam
      • Quickfit Strap

 

Smith Squad XL

Smith Squad XL prescription snow goggle Smith Squad XL in Black with ChromaPop Everyday Green Mirror

Features

      • Fit: L, XL
      • 2 Lenses - One for Low Light and High Light days
      • Fox X Anti-fog Coating
      • Carbonic-X Lens Material
      • Triple Layer Foam
      • Helmet Compatible

 

Oakley

Speaking of top-tier color enhancing lens technologies, let's talk about Oakley's contribution to better optics. PRIZM Lens Technology enhances contrast to increase your visibility, and it controls the light transmission to provide the clearest view. There are different PRIZM lenses for all lighting conditions to ensure coverage every day of the season.

 

Oakley Flight Deck

Oakley Flight Deck Snow Goggle Oakley Flight Deck in Wet Dry Fire Brick with Prizm Snow Rose lens

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Features

      • Fit: L
      • Rimless Design
      • Adjustable Strap w/ Silicone Lining
      • Spherical Lens
      • Dual Plane Lens
      • F3 Anti-Fog Coating
      • HDO Lens Material
      • Venting System
      • Helmet Compatible

 

Oakley Airbrake XL

Oakley Airbrake XL, Oakley PRIZM Snow Oakley Airbrake XL PRIZM Snow Goggles featured in Jet Black with Prizm Snow Black Iridium Lenses

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Features

      • Fit: L, XL
      • 2 Lenses - One for Low Light and High Light days
      • Switchlock Lens Changing System
      • Dual Plane Lens
      • F3 Anti Fog Coating
      • Triple Layer Foam
      • Helmet Compatible

 

Oakley Line Miner

oakley-line-miner-goggles Oakley Line Miner Goggles featured in Iron Brick with PRIZM Torch Lenses

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Features

      • Fit: M,L
      • Cylindrical Design
      • Removable Face Foam
      • Inferno Technology for Anti-Fog
      • Triple Layer Face Foam
      • Helmet Compatible

 

Anon Optics

Next up are these classic Anon goggles. They feature an amazing magnetic lens technology system, for easy removal and replacement. Like many of the other lens technologies, Anon's Sonar lens technology provides amazing color contrast that brings high-definition view of the mountain. The Sonar lens will brighten up the colors around for the optical clarity you need.

Anon M3

Anon M3 Snow Goggle prescription snow goggle Anon M3 in Black with Sonar Green lens

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Features

      • Fit: L
      • Magna-tech Lens Changing System
      • Cylindrical Design
      • Triple Layer Foam
      • Magnetic Facemask
      • 2 Lenses - One for Low Light and High Light days

 

Spy Optics

"See better. Feel better" is Spy's motto that drives them towards innovation. Spy's Happy Lens is the only color enhancing lens technology on the market to use long-wave blue light. Long wave blue light can gives better color contrast that make objects around you more defined. Long Wave Blue light also stimulates the serotonin levels in the brain improving mood throughout the day.

Spy Legacy

Spy Legacy Prescription Goggles Spy Legacy in Old School White with Red Spectra lens

Features

      • Fit: M,L
      • 2 Spy Happy Lenses - One for Low Light and High Light days
      • Triple Layer Foam
      • Lock Steady 2.0 Interchangeable Lens System
      • Helmet Compatible
      • Ventilation System

POC

Next up, POC. When you think of POC, you think of safety. Now with POC’s Clarity lens technology, you can see better too. They use specific mirror coatings for sunny and cloudy days for amazing color contrast. These goggles also use specific tints designed to enhance your view in overcast, partly sunny, and bluebird days. POC’s technology allows the mirror and tint coating to sync with one another for clearer vision in all conditions.

POC Fovea

POC Fovea Comp prescription snow goggles POC Fovea in White with Spektris Blue Clarity lens

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Features

      • Fit: L
      • Triple Layer Foam
      • Spherical Design
      • Anti-Fog Coating
      • Anti-Scratch
      • Helmet Compatible

 

Electric

Last, take a look at what Electric has in store for this snow season. Electric's color enhancing technology is Brose lens. The Brose lens design makes it effective in all conditions so you don’t need to switch out while you are on the mountain. These lenses work to make the colors around you pop so you can see the icy patches, rocks, or anything else around you on the mountain.

Electric EG3

Electric EG3 Prescription Ski Goggles & Snowboarding Goggles Electric EG3 in Black with the Brose Red Chrome lens

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Features

      • Fit: M, L
      • Rimless Design
      • Press Seal System
      • Urethane Frame
      • Dual Spehercial injected Polycarbonate Lens
      • Triple Layer Foam
      • Helmet Compatible

 

Prescription Snow Goggles Inserts for 2018 at SportRx

All the goggles featured are compatible with prescription inserts. Wearing eyeglasses underneath snow goggles is a thing of the past, and the friendly opticians at SportRx are here to answer any question you may have. Simply Contact Us and we can get started on finding you the styles you want in the fit you need.