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“The Patagonia Nano Puff Insulated Jacket offers warmth without weight so you can trek into the alpine with a lighter pack. Its Primaloft Gold Eco insulation adds the touch of warmth needed for active endeavors in cold places, and it’s compressible so the jacket stows inside its own pocket for compact convenience on your harness or in your pack. Patagonia also treated the jacket’s tough, recycled ripstop shell to shed snowflakes and raindrops.” — Backcountry
“Whether you’re posted up by the campfire, enjoying your seventh s’more of the evening, or cruising up one of Castle Rock’s famed routes, the Nano Puff provides lightweight warmth. This classic midlayer boasts a tenacious exterior thanks to the recycled polyester shell and lining, which when combined keeps wind out and warmth in, while the fabric is treated to prevent light precipitation from getting the best of your time spent outside.” — BC
“The Wasatch Range is home to a variety of old school multi-pitches that may surprise the modern climber in terms of sandbagged difficulty and runout trad gear. Our Backcountry Mantle Climbing Pant is a great option for testing out your skills on the many routes found in this Utah range. It’s made of a stretchy Cordura fabric for performance-oriented mobility and long-lasting durability suitable for vertical offwidths.” — BC
Ortovox Fleece Plus Knit Hooded Jacket – Women’s, 25% off — $247.50
“You’d be hard-pressed to find a cozier combination than fleece and merino wool. The Ortovox Women’s Fleece Plus Knit Hooded Jacket blends merino with fleece to amplify temperature regulation, moisture management, and breathability. The result is a full-zip that you can feel comfy in during cold ski tours and warm cabins alike; merino wool also holds natural anti-odor properties so you can do both if you really want to.” — BC
“Unless you’re the coldest person in the entire world you probably won’t skin all the way up the mountain with your shell on. Most backcountry enthusiasts know that once that thing starts packing heat it’s into the backpack it goes. But even when you’re shedding heat and weight it’s still nice to have some of the benefits of a shell in unpredictable mountain weather, which is why Ortovox made the Piz Boval Insulated Jacket. This lightweight, insulated jacket has a windproof and water-resistant shell fabric to shield you from alpine winds and flurrying snows, while innovative insulation ensures comfortable warmth for active backcountry excursions.
Designed with a Pertex Quantum fabric, the shell is not only resistant to winter weather, but also to scuffs and abrasion, ensuring that you can travel through rocky and wooded areas without having to worry that you don’t have an outerlayer to bear the brunt of any incidental contact. Meanwhile, the Swisswool insulation, made with a blend of wool and synthetic fabrics, delivers warm-when-wet performance and all the breathable, moisture-managing benefits that wool provides. Plus, its reversible design is handy for both switching up your style and giving yourself a different pocket layout to meet the day’s needs.” — BC
“Aptly named, the Recon Glove is the perfect accessory for scoping out fresh backcountry lines or hunting for untouched snow at the resort. These toasty warm gloves are insulated enough for storm day skiing, with a waterproof construction and gauntlet-level coverage, so you’re free to huck cliffs, stay out all day, or even shovel the driveway once you get home—after all, the skies have been dumping since dawn.” — BC
“Hiking and climbing in hot summer weather is more comfortable in the Arc’teryx Creston Pant. Its highly air permeable fabric keeps you cool on strenuous ascents or during long miles on backpacking trips while its durable weave holds up to the rigors and abrasions of the trail and the rock wall. To keep you mobile for scrambles to the summit or for high steps on difficult boulder problems, Arc’teryx constructed the Creston with articulated knees and a stretch gusset.” — BC
“Keep your legs nice and toasty when you find yourself trudging up a blustery skintrack with Mountain Hardwear’s Ghost Whisperer Pant. The 800-fill Q.shield hydrophobic down resists moisture to hold its loft, and doesn’t lose it’s heat retention at the first sign of water. The specially engineered Whisper nylon fabric creates a light construction that contributes to the sub ten ounce weight. The compressible down can be packed into its own zippered pocket, so the pants can be easily stored in a pack when not in use. And the slim fit easily layers under a waterproof shell to give some warmth while in the cold alpine.” — BC
“Stretchy sun shirt designed for hikes and climbs in warm weather. Light and airy fabric wicks moisture and dries quickly as you sweat. Movement-minded fabric helps you reach your next handhold. UPF 50+ sun protection guards your skin on exposed summits. Vented back yoke helps you stay cool under the summer sun. Chest pocket has a hidden snap to keep your gear secure” —BC
“From hard spring training sessions at the gym to yoga in your living room, The North Face Workout Long-Sleeve Top is moisture-wicking and smooth-fitting to keep you moving in comfort. Its stretchy Tencel blended construction with FlashDry technology pulls sweat away from your skin to help you set a new PR in ultra-soft, dry comfort. The chafe-free seams and relaxed fit ensure that your workout doesn’t get cut short due to being rubbed in the wrong places.” — BC
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