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Sometimes a fleece ismore than the sumof its parts.This classic
stretch fleece pullover fromGermangarment innovatorVaude is
perfect as a standalone sweaterwith a knitted feel, or as a thermal
layer under a shell.The textilematerials areOEKO-TEX100 certified,
and therefore free of harmful substances.Vaude recentlywon the
German SustainabilityAward asMost SustainableBrand.
Themost resilient andhigh-techgaiter on themarket
offers Schoeller fabricswithpremier breathable,
waterproof, and stretch capabilities.With SuperFabric
at its base, the gaiter alsoprovides the ultimate
protection against abrasions and staining.This heavy-
duty but lightweight gaiter is your best choice for
snowshoeing andmountain scrambles, and the high
breathabilitywill also excel inwarmerweather.You’ll
never sufferwet shins again.Hillsound is aBC-based
This new freeride pant is built for deepdays in the burliest
conditions, boastingnewHellyTechProfessional 2L fabricwith Flow
membrane for unparalleledbreathability. PrimaLoft insulation and
a relaxed fit keeps youdry,warm, and comfortable.Hi-viz details
provide added safety for deep-snow charging. Primo freeride-
specific details feature throughout including jacket-pant integration
buttons, loweredpockets for easy access, large reinforcements, and
Recco rescue system.We especially like the 2-way stretch fabric, the
easy-to-reach inner thigh venting zips, and the boot gaiterswith
silicone grippers.
These primogloves offer lightweight Primaloft
insulationwithWarmth Factor 3, a high-performance
rating that keeps handswarm anddry in very cold
temps.TheGreatManitous alsoboast aWaterguard
breathablemembrane andpremiumgoatskin
leather shell withdura-nylon trim.An anti-microbial
wickingwool-blend lining keeps hands comfy during
longmissions.The longbell cuffwithdrawstring
closure system keepsweather securely out. But our
favourite feature is themesh-linedmicro-pocketwith
waterproof zipper.
Tested and approvedbyOrage’s topbackcountry skiers and
riders, theAlaskanwithPrimaloft Sport insulation (100Gbody,
80G sleeves) traps precious heat,while the Prime 20waterproof/
breathablemembrane, ECODWR coating, and fully taped seams
keepoff snow and sleet.This jacket is super-stackedwith features
including a removable helmet-compatible hood, underarm zip
vents, stretchpow skirt and an assortment of ingeniously designed
pockets. In short, this is another backcountrymasterpiece from
TheBellyFit is a zip-in softshell extender that expands the front of
your own jacket duringpregnancy. (Noneed tobuy amaternity
jacket or borrow aXXXL!) Optional snap-on fleece panel for
an extra layer ofwarmth. 27” (70cm) long, one-size fitsmost.
Designed andmade inCanada. CBCDragonManjitMinas recently
invested in this ingenious newproduct.
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