Originally Posted by caribchakita
I am a newbie and have gone out twice, both times in lessons and then some on my own time. I realize I do need a helmet. Do you wear a hat under a helmet? What is the most protective yet one that is simple and relatively inexpensive? I have no clue...am not ready to purchase a board yet but need a helmet. Thanks in advance.
Do not wear a hat under your helmet, it compromises the protection. Snow sport specific helmets will be warm enough anyway. Find one that fits your head well, that's what's going to give you the best protection.