Just making the decision to book a fitness class is admirable enough. But getting yourself there amid the snowstorms and frigid winds? Now that’s dedication! Reward yourself for braving the winter chill this year by investing in some comfy, cozy workout leggings. We promise these picks will keep you so warm, you won’t even miss your bed…as much.
The best leggings to wear in the winter
These are the best leggings to wear during the winter. They are ranked based on reviews, popularity and ability to withstand cold temperatures.
1. Women’s 200 Oasis Leggings by Ice Breaker
Leggings made of 100% merino wool? Yes, please. These pants will keep you warm even on the coldest days and are still lightweight enough to not hold you back in class.
Buy now on Ice Breaker, $90
2. Women’s Winter Warm Tights by The North Face
Not only will these leggings keep you warm, but they’ll also keep you dry, too. The moisture-wicking fabric will ensure you stay nice and dry even after an extra sweaty sesh—or an unexpected snowstorm on the way there.
Buy now on The North Face, $85
3. High Rise Performance Leggings by Old Navy
Want to stay warm without breaking the bank? These leggings are high-quality but not super expensive. In other words, just what everyone needs post-holiday shopping.
Buy now on Old Navy, $32
4. ColdGear Authentic by Under Armour
All you have to do is read the name of these workout leggings to know how warm they’ll keep you. Specifically designed for training in the cold, these will be your new best friend during the winter months.
Buy now on Under Armour, $50
5. Lite-Show Winter Tight by Asics
These high-performance leggings are super soft and functional, so you don’t have to compromise your workout even when it’s freezing cold.
Buy now at Asics, $55
6. Polartec Tight by Athleta
Love to workout but hate feeling ice cold? We hear ya. Grab a pair of these Athleta leggings—the warm, sweat-wicking fabric will keep you cozy and dry.
Buy now at Athleta, $55
7. Nike Pro Warm by Nike
Perfect for layering, these workout leggings utilize brand-made fabric designed to keep you toasty in any weather condition. The sweat-wicking component is just another added incentive to get yourself to class when the temps are dropping.
Buy now on Nike, $40
8. Thermal Racer Leggings by Year of Ours
The technical thermal fabric will make you feel nice and snug—perfect for cold-weather runs, winter workouts or lounging around the house (hey, we won’t judge!)
Buy now on Year of Ours, $108
9. High Waisted Solid Heathered by Fabletics
These leggings have maximum compression, are chafe-resistant and made of quick-drying material. But most importantly, they’re super cute!
Buy now on Fabletics, $50
10. Women’s Centered Tights by Patagonia
These tights wick moisture and dry quickly to take you from the trail to the mat. They’ll keep you as warm as you’ll look!
Buy now on Patagonia, $79