Outdoor Research Option Balaclava

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Outdoor Research's Option Balaclava page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Option Balaclava by Outdoor Research. This versatile alpine balaclava is stretchable enough to wear as a neck gaiter or a hat when conditions permit. The smooth, stretchy Polypropylene fabric offers light Insulation and excellent moisture management. Features of the Outdoor Research Option Balaclava Breathable Wicking Flat-Seam Construction

- Moosejaw

This versatile alpine balaclava is stretchable enough to wear as a neck gaiter or a hat when conditions permit. The smooth, stretchy polypropylene fabric offers light insulation and excellent moisture management. Sizing: Measure from center of forehead around fullest part of head.

- Rocky Mountain Trail

The Outdoor Research Option Balaclava's lightweight, low-bulk design makes it ideal to bring along on winter trips where you run the risk of encountering an unexpected storm. Its stretchy polypropylene material provides a close fit, which allows this Outdoor Research balaclava to be worn as a hat or neck gaiter when less-than-full coverage is preferred. The Option Balaclava's 1. 8oz weight appeases weight-obsessed alpinists.

- Backcountry.com

Soft and practical, the Outdoor Research Option Balaclava offers 3-in-1 versatility. This light and stretchy hat is your ticket to storm day protection. The Thermodynamic fabric has a durable nylon face and a soft fleece interior for next-to-skin comfort. It's stretchy enough to work as a comfy neck gaiter at the ski resort as a complement to your helmet and easily converts into a full balaclava or even just a hat. Wear it with a helmet or hood, or use it as a standalone hat. You'll love the versatility of the Outdoor Research Option Balaclava on storm days extended mountain adventures. It's sure to help you retain valuable BTU's.

- Altrec Outdoors