Originally published on http://www.roadtripsforfamilies.com/how-to-pack-for-a-cold-weather-road-trip-layer-up
When packing and dressing for a cold weather road trip, consider two main concerns – comfort is key and safety is essential. Of the two, safety is the easiest to address because it is driven mostly by temperature.
You may think footwear is simple. What is comfortable works, right? But while comfort is a priority, there are also several other factors that can lead to a better experience with your footwear.
Gloves are an important component of any cold weather outfit. Not only do they protect your hands from the low temperature, gloves protect you from the elements, abrasions and knocks that can leave you sore or injured. (more…)
When out in frigid temperatures, the last things you need are cold, wet or aching feet. Choosing the right boot isn’t the only factor; socks play a big role in foot comfort, warmth and protection. How do you choose the right pair of socks? Consider these factors (more…)