Snowdrift is a common artifact in Borderlands 3 manufactured by Eridian.


Increases slide speed and sliding launches a snowball that does cryo damage.

Usage & Description

The Snowdrift's bonus sliding speed makes it useful for farming enemies in locations where Catch-a-Ride is unavailable. To maximize the uptime of the increased sliding speed, one should alternate between sprinting and sliding.


Affected Variable

The Snowdrift artifact may grant up to three of the following bonuses:

  • Action skill cooldown rate
  • Elemental damage
  • Elemental resistance
  • Health regeneration
  • Shield capacity
  • Weapon magazine size
  • Weapon-type specific damage


  • Contaminated
  • Long lasting
  • Long-Range
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