This slim fitting Hybrid jacket is perfect for the active outdoor enthusiast that needs warmth, great mobility and will pack down into small spaces. Keeping your body, arms and head warm is the Coreloft synthetic insulation, trapping air and performing well in humid and wet conditions. The Atom LT also has Polartec Powerstretch side panels giving maximum mobility and breathability when walking or climbing. The Atom has a Taffeta outer with a water resistant finish so copes well in light showers and also stops the wind in its tracks. This hybrid, lightweight jacket has three pockets, articulated elbows and gusseted under arms for complete freedom of movement. The hood loves helmets and fits nicely around the face too for good protection. Wear this superb, packable jacket as a comfortable mid layer or under a waterproof shell in cold, wintry conditions.
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Is it because of its versatility that the Atom LT Hoody has proven to be so popular with outdoor enthusiasts? Suitable for just about all outdoor activities in the wild the Atom LT Hoody keeps you warm on colder days, but is still able to shed any excess heat through the Polartec Powerstretch side panels helping you to regulate your core warmth when active. The LT Hoody is a a comfortable wear and although it is a slim fit it is cut in such a way as to allow full freedom of movement, it works well both as a midlayer (it is quite thin and not 'bulky') and as and outer jacket in its own right.
The Atom LT Hoody is treated with a water repellent finish which will shed water in wet conditions, however it is not waterproof. Should you get soaked in the rain the Atom LT will still keep you warm and because the insulation is synthetic it will quickly dry out again when back in dry weather. It is wind resistant and the Taffeta nylon face has a record for it's toughness and durabiity, all in all it is an excellent hoody for those who are often out in the mountains climbing, scrambling or hiking.
People remark on the price of Arcteryx garments. They are unashamed of the the cost of their products and say that it reflects their ethos to produce long lasting and high quality goods that will have less long term environmental impact. "Durability and performance - from the beginning Arcreryx products have been guided by these 2 principles. As the rise of fast fashion increases the apparel industries social and environmental impacts . We continue striving to build durable gear that performs season after season". As part of their environmental commitment arcteryx are signed up to the 'Blue Sign' scheme.