No offense to your mom, but we’re going to assume that she’s not stomping 30 footers and blowing out of her bindings all the time. But, since she birthed you, she’s probably pretty tough. For a touring binding that light but still burly get her the Marker Tour F10.  $400;

Holiday Gift Guide: Backcountry Mom

Is your mother a dawn patrolling, avi savvy, soft snow junkie who can out hike all of your bros? Here’s what you can add to her BC setup, along with a couple of thing she'll want off the hill.