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    Sorry, I couldn't say. The headphones definitely...

    Sorry, I couldn't say. The headphones definitely aren't high profile or anything. But if the helmet was particularly snug in front of the ears, it could be uncomfortable. See, e.g. this photo of a...
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    I think they'd be okay unless your ski helmet is...

    I think they'd be okay unless your ski helmet is particularly tight around the ears and temple. I tried them with my climbing helmet (BD Half Dome) and they're comfortable.
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    FWIW, after years of going through a number of...

    FWIW, after years of going through a number of cheapo headphones, I invested in some spendy ($160) Aftershokz Aeroplex headphones. These are bone-conducting headphones, which means they transmit...
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    There's usually ample time for silence and...

    There's usually ample time for silence and music/podcasts in most tours. Also, sometimes I need to music to keep me moving during certain tedious and ass-kicking sections.
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    hutash: True. But, even in mid-winter, there a...

    hutash: True. But, even in mid-winter, there a ton of tours with long, uneventful approaches. In the spring, it usually doesn't matter. Also, it's part of the reason I don't want noise-cancelling...
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    Thanks, guys. johnnyg82: I'm curious about...

    Thanks, guys.

    johnnyg82: I'm curious about wireless headphones as it's pretty easy to inadvertently rip out wired earphones when active.
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    Thanks, LightRanger and Summit. Do you find that...

    Thanks, LightRanger and Summit. Do you find that those in-ear buds shut out a little too much sound?
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    Nobody has anything?

    Nobody has anything?
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    That reminds me . . . . Another criterion:The...

    That reminds me . . . .

    Another criterion:The earphones shouldn't be too delicate or unwieldy. I'd like to be able to stuff them in my pants pocket when I'm not using them.
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    Good Earphones For Backcountry Skiing/Exercise?

    I'm looking for some solid earphones for when I backcountry ski (mainly for certain climbs/traverses), mountain bike (mainly for long fireroad climbs), or go to the gym.

    Here are the features I...
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