Marmot Guides Down Hoody - Boys'
15.8 oz / 447.9 g
100% Polyester Ripstop DWR 1.6 oz / yd
100% Polyester Embossed WR 1.8 oz / yd
650 Fill Goose Down
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The light and warm Marmot Guides down hoodie jacket provides comfort for extreme conditions. Use it as a thermal midlayer underneath a waterproof shell for ideal protection against wet and cold.
Tough enough for a boy's life, warm enough for long snow days: The Boy's Guides Down Hoody by Marmot is modeled after our popular adult version and, while it may be smaller, it doesn't skimp on features or functionality. Cozy 700-fill down and durably water-resistant ripstop fabric make for an unbeatable combination, and the range-of-motion afforded by our Angel-Wing Movement guarantees the perfect snow angel, every time.
The Marmot Boys' Guides Down Hoody is a puffy jacket for winter on the playground. The Guides Down Hoody gets it's handsome good looks from the adult version, much like your son probably gets his baby blue eyes from you. The 700 fill power down inside the wide baffles traps warm air against his body, keeping him warm throughout the Snowball fight. The down Features Down Defender, which enables the down to resist moisture and keep him warm even if it gets wet. It's one of those crazy-cool revelations in the outdoor world, just enjoy it. The outer fabric is a 100% polyester ripstop for strength that has been coated in a durable water repellent finish for additional water resistance. Just brush off Snow like it wasn't even there in the first place. The Angel-Wing Movement keeps him mobile and unrestricted when outside and elastic cuffs wrap closely against his wrists to prevent drafts. The zippered handwarmer pockets close mittens inside when he gets to school, so perhaps you'll get through a winter without having to go to the Lost and Found. Features of the Marmot Boys' Guides Down Hoody 650 Goose Down Fill Power Zippered Hand warmer Pockets Elastic Cuffs Wind Flap Behind Front Zipper Angel-Wing Movement Cozy 700-fill down Water-resistant ripstop fabric
Your son is the self-appointed king of winter, and warmth is paramount to his staying power through a long snowball fight or a frigid night checking out the winter carnival. It's therefore fitting you bought him the Marmot Boys' Guides Down Hooded Jacket to keep him warm all winter long. A combination of 700-fill down and durable polyester ripstop will withstand snowball shrapnel as he leads his friends and siblings on a full-frontal assault in the neighborhood winter games. Down is the gold standard for insulation, trapping warm air in a grid-like structure, but it has one substantive failing--when wet, it loses loft and thus, the ability to insulate. The folks at Marmot want to keep your kiddo warm in down, so they created Down Defender. This proprietary technology imbues down fibers with water resistance so they don't immediately clump up when exposed to moisture. Just to make sure your boy stays warm, Marmot also gave the jacket's shell a DWR treatment so it sheds the snowflakes that he doesn't manage to catch on his tongue. Angel-Wing Movement gives him full of motion without causing the jacket to lift, so he can climb with you and not show off his snazzy, superhero baselayers. The insulated hood keeps his melon warm on his first night out at altitude or when snipe hunting with his sister on New Year's Eve. A flap behind the front zipper protects him against cold gusts of air, and zippered hand pockets are lined for extra warmth when his hands are extra cold.
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