The Vortex Hoodie is made for the alpine approach. Appropriate as either a cold weather base-layer or all-season mid-layer, the Vortex offers extreme adaptability in a lightweight package. Warm but breathable Polartec® Power Grid™ offers moisture-wicking insulation in a lightweight package, while a slim-fitting hood and front zipper provide versatile venting. With reinforcements in high-abrasion areas for extended durability and sleek bicep pockets to keep essential gear close to hand, the Vortex is ready for an extended tour of duty in a range of environments.
• Adaptive Insulation: Made with a unique grid construction that maximizes breathability and wicking, Polartec® Power Grid™ provides warmth without compromising on weight or compressibility. This makes it ideal in a lightweight insulating layer for active use. Combined with the hood, zipper and thumb-hole cuffs of the Vortex Hoodie, the result is a piece appropriate for a wide range of conditions and activities. Put up the hood, close the zipper, and utilize the thumb-holes for maximum warmth when beginning your approach. As you warm, remove the hood, unzip the zipper, and push up the sleeves for maximum venting
• Vortex : Easy Layering: With inherent stretch and thumb-hole cuffs, the Vortex will keep you covered and unrestricted during dynamic movement. A sleek outer face ensures comfortable layering under a shell in inclement weather.
• Vortex : AMBIDEXTROUS STORAGE: Dual bicep pockets provide streamlined storage that remains accessible under a rucksack, body armor, or harness
• Polartec® Power Grid™: Made with a unique grid construction that maximizes breathability and wicking, Polartec® Power Grid™ provides warmth without compromising on weight or compressibility. This makes it ideal in a lightweight insulating layer for active use.
• Vortex : VERSATILE STYLE: Subtle nylon accents provide protection from the elements.
• Equipped For Functional Fitness
Outer Layer : Vortex Half-Zip
Base Layer : Traverse Tech T
Bottoms : Paladin GT Short
Bottoms : Alchemy Pant
Accessory : Alchemy Skully
• Equipped For Cold Weather Adventure
Outer Layer : Raptor Anorak
Base Layer : Vortex Hoodie
Bottoms : Covert DC Pant
Accessory : Alchemy Skully
• Polartec® Power Grid™
• 93% polyester, 7% Elastane
• Jersey face with sheared grid backing
Weight for size in Medium
• Weight 7.9 oz (224gm)
• UPF 15
• Polygiene odor control technology prevents the growth of bacteria and fungi using low concentrations of recycled silver salt.
• Made with Recycled Polyester
• Power Grid is designed to keep skin dry when you sweat - The Power Grid construction wicks away 30% more moisture than single layer fabrics
• 3-piece hood with nylon overlay
• 2 bicep pockets
Cuff and Sleeve Configuration
Care Instructions: Easy Care fabric
• Machine Wash Cold
• No Bleach
• Do Not Iron
• Tumble Dry Low or Line Dry
Made in USA