Hestra Heli Ski Junior Mitten – Kids’

We’ve read the reviews across the web for the Hestra Heli Ski Junior Mitten – Kids’ and summarize the results below:

Universal Ranking

PeakScore: 90 (out of 100)
User Rating: 4.7 stars 
Expert Rating: 4 stars

Number of Ratings Reviewed: 52

Pros & Cons

Reasons to buy:

User Reviews

  • Keeps hands dry and warm.
  • Removable liners allow for quick drying times and easy cleaning.
  • Durable and long-lasting.
  • Easy to get on and off for children.
  • Able to hold ski poles while wearing.
  • Cuff is easy to cinch and efficient.
  • Attractive color options.
  • Clips and strap help mittens from getting lost.

Expert Reviews

  • Waterproof fabric limits precipitation and snow from entering but this glove will eventually wet-through since it doesn’t have a waterproof membrane.
  • Soft leather palm for comfort and dexterity.
  • Velcro strap aids in locking out snow.
  • Long cuffs fit nicely and snug around the sleeves.
  • Carbiner attaches the mittens together to prevent getting lost.
  • The removable insulated liner aids in quick drying times.
  • Features a gauntlet that goes over your jacket cuff, for added warmth and protection.

Reasons NOT to buy:

User Reviews

  • Expensive option for children.

Expert Reviews

  • This glove is NOT waterproof but will resist moisture for a long time before wetting through.


The Hestra Heli Ski Junior Mitten for kids is a warm and durable option for children who will be spending a lot of days on the slopes. The price is justified by high-quality materials, durability, dexterity, and easy-to-use features. Your kids will be able to spend multiple hours on the slopes without freezing hands. However, these mittens are not fully waterproof and will eventually wet-through after extended exposure to moisture.


Note: User and expert rankings were reviewed across the web. Some expert reviews include these: 1, 2, 3, 4.