Cannabis nowadays can be eaten, vaped, dabbed, and even rubbed. Still, smoking is the most popular way to get high, and pipes have been smokers’ best friends for years. Personal, simple, and practical, there isn’t a more straightforward smoking method than using a pipe, some people may argue that it is the best way to smoke weed. Pipes are great on-the-go, low odor, portable, and reliable ways to smoke. In the beginning, pipes were limited to wood and glass materials. Nowadays, there are as many different materials used in pipe making than you would even imagine. Besides that, pipe makers are always coming up with new designs and innovations to make better pipe-smoking experiences.
If you’re reading this, you probably know how to roll a joint, maybe you own a vape, you carry around oils, but surely you also own a pipe for those one-hit or on-the-road smoke sessions. That’s why we came up with this selection of the 10 Best Pipes for 2020. If you’re interested in getting your first pipe or upgrading yours to a newer one, be sure to check out this list and see the most innovative and complete pipes of the market.
Our number one pick has to be this pipe by the Danish brand HØJ. What stands out the most is its beautiful, simplistic design inspired by the scales of the Mako Shark. This pipe, built out of anodized recyclable aluminum, with a titanium coated stainless steel filter and rare earth magnets, has everything you need in terms of durability, smoke quality, and cleanness. Its shape creates an inner vortex that cools down your smoke and traps all the impurities of the product, delivering a super smooth and tasty hit every time that won’t affect your lungs. What truly differentiates this pipe from the rest is its two-piece magnetic design. Keeping a clean pipe has never been easier than with the KØL. Grab it by top and bottom and snap its pieces apart. Drop it in hot water or use alcohol and tissue to wipe it clean. It’ll look brand new after every clean. Stylish, efficient, easy to smoke, and easy to clean, all for $100. Spectacular.
The device that brings together the clean hits of a glass pipe with the sturdiness and stability of a metal pipe. This sleek-looking three-piece device has a borosilicate glass interior covered with an anodized aluminum shell. Made in Colorado by experienced machinists and glass blowers, this pipe is built to last a lifetime of great smoking sessions. Cleaning this pipe is easy since all of its pieces can come apart to ensure that they are cleaned thoroughly with boiling water or alcohol. The inner glass pipe is suspended inside the metal shell by shock absorbers, breaking it is almost impossible. $140 may seem like a lot, but know that you are getting a nearly unbreakable pipe that’s easy to clean and delivers excellent hits every time.
It’s called Genius because it’s the future of smoking. This three-piece metal device is perfect for discreet or on-the-go smokers. The two main body pieces are held together by heat resistant magnets. On the inside, they have a patented air cooling system that lowers your smoke’s temperature and stops any impurities from getting into your lungs. These two pieces can be quickly snapped open and cleaned by dropping them in boiling water or using alcohol and wipes. The third piece acts as a lid that can by sled in or out to reveal the bowl. When you want to hit it, just slide the lid, fill it up, take your hit, and close it back up. Nobody’s going to notice you just smoked. An elegant, discreet, and efficient pipe that you can get for $130.
This iconic grinder brand released this new 3-in-1 smoking solution that’s perfect for every type of smoker. At first glance, it looks like a metal bubbler, but inside that aircraft-grade anodized aluminum shell, there is a borosilicate glass tube path that goes from the bowl through the downstem all the way to the mouthpiece. Not only is it made with the highest quality materials, but it can also be taken apart for proper cleaning. Here’s the kick, when disassembled, it can also work as a spoon pipe or a one-hitter, so basically it’s three pipes in one. This versatile premium piece will give you three different smoking styles and will last you a lifetime for only $99.
This California brand stays true to what they represent: a passion for tech and for culture. This device is made from solid aluminum that’s virtually indestructible and is perfect for discreet smokers. It’s composed of a solid body and a sliding lid that hides its inner air pathway and the bowl. When you remove the lid, you can see its labyrinth-looking path designed to cool down your smoke and filter any impurities it may have. It also comes with a steel poker that will be your best friend when your pipe gets clogged. To smoke, slide the lid to uncover the bowl, light it, and close it back to hold any unwanted odors. Then, simply enjoy a tasty and crisp hit. A designer pipe that’s super discreet and will last for a lifetime for only $75.
There’s a reason behind that name. This pipe was first introduced to the market in 1968 and is still being sold without changing anything from its original design. What makes this pipe still attractive almost 50 years after its creation is how self-sufficient it is. Made 100% of brass, the device has a huge bowl with an additional stash compartment inside. Besides that, it comes with an all-brass poker that’s used to unclog the mouthpiece, the screen, and the main tube. Still, some clogging might occur, but it can be easily eliminated using isopropyl alcohol or some olive oil. For $90, you’ll be getting a classy vintage-looking pipe that also acts as a stash-storage and can be cleaned on-site, without even mentioning its extremely durable.
A work of art at the service of cannabis. This ceramic pipe is 100% handmade in the US and is probably the most eye-catching pipe from this list. The pipe comes with a stylish carrying bag so you can take it anywhere you want, still, be extremely careful because this is highly delicate a prone to breakage. We recommend that you keep it as a home-smoking pipe that will decorate your room and give you delicious and artsy smoke sessions. Use boiling water to clean it, and you’ll make it look brand new. Get this work of art for $60.
Any romantic cannabis smoker would love to have a pipe that’s linked to Bob Marley himself. This beautiful all-glass piece has an internal steamroller design that delivers a smooth, tasty hit every time and uses all the product in the bowl. Don’t be fooled by its size, this pipe can deliver hard-hitting, dense smoke hits that will surely get you high. Even though it’s built with thick borosilicate glass, this is probably not your best to-go pipe if you want to keep it in good condition. Drop it in boiling water and leave it there for at least half an hour to clean it thoroughly. It’ll come out as a new pipe. Buy it for $54 and get romantically high while you listen to some Bob Marley tunes.
The only silicone pipe in our list. This colorful, eye-catching pipe is super handy and, of course, almost impossible to break. Besides having an all-silicone body, it does come with a removable glass bowl that’s great for cleaning and delivers superb smoke. In addition to its glass bowl, the Eyce pipe comes with an attached metal poker to help you remove any hard-sticking gunk. And, it comes with its own stash compartment located right below the bowl. Buy this pipe in any of its different colors for $45 and get a smoking partner for life.
Session Goods, a San Francisco-based company, combines the best in design and functionality in all their products. This stylish pipe combines a practical, eye-catching design with the highest quality materials. This single piece device is made out of high-quality borosilicate glass. Durable and extremely easy to transport without damaging it with its colored silicone sleeve. Attach it to a bag or pant hoop with its steel key ring. Find it in Charcoal, Celery, Indigo, and Blush and get it for $40.