On the left are images showing the types of gear you will need to go skiing. Firstly you need some warm clothes (warmness depending on where you're going). You will need a base layer, many thin layers and a waterproof jacket and sallopettes. Next you will need a pair of skiis and some boots which slot into the skiis. Lastly you will need poles, a helmet and a pair of goggles. This website:Snow and Rock is the perfect place to buy all skiing equiptment.