Outdoor Research Sunshower Sombrero

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Manufacturer's Description

Taking the concept of the classic and ever-popular Seattle Sombrero further, this hat combines intense sun and rain protection with versatility and functionality. UPF 30 sun protection is built right into the stay-dry fabric. Vents provide air conditioning while removable waterproof cover sheds rain, providing ultimate weather protection.

Features:
* Supplex nylon fabric; UPF 30; mesh side panels for ventilation
* Removable, ultra-light waterproof/breathable Pertex Shield fabric rain cover, seam taped
* Rain cover stores in pocket under brim
* Foam-stiffened brim floats
* TransAction™ headband
* External drawcord adjustment
* Removable chin cord with cordlock
* Colors: diablo, khaki, dark grey, olive, black

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

During a day on the water or out in the mountains you may encounter anything from driving rain to glaring sun. Be ready for anything with the versatile Outdoor Research SunShower sombrero.

- REI

With the SunShower you're prepared for any condition. Supplex(R) nylon provides UPF 30 protection while mesh side panels offer ventilation. The removable Ventia(TM) rain cover gives waterproof, breathable shelter when it rains and stows in its own pocket when the skies clear again.

- Rocky Mountain Trail

Whether you're hiking in the desert or on a mountain ridge, the summer sun never shows mercy to the ill-prepared. Keep your head, face, and neck cool and comfortable under the Outdoor Research Sunshower Sombrero. This summer sun hat features breathable mesh panels on the side increase air circulation, and the nylon shell fabric is rated at UPF-30 so that incipient bald spot under your cowlick doesn't get burnt.

- Backcountry.com

With a wide brim, breathable Supplex fabric, and a sweat-wicking headband, this hat provides shade and sun-block with a UPF 30 rating.

- National Geographic