Originally Posted by BimmerBoy
Agreed. For $79 you can get an iPod shuffle, which if an aluminum case did exist it would probably cost a little less than the shuffle would. I use my shuffle when I go skiing, and its great. I can change the song and volume without having to reach into my jacket.
I know the original poster indicated he needs his music and your suggestion is a good one...for me, I need the phone close at hand in that the family is all over the mountain and we communicate on lunch and the like through SMS and phone...guess someone will now suggest we all get walkie talkies, but somehow that feels like 1 step forward, 2 steps back.