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After 15 years of ascents and counting, our R1(R) Hoody keeps racking 'em up. Its highly refined high/low interior grid fabric (Polartec(R) Power Grid(TM))-the lightest and most breathable version yet, and still exclusive to Patagonia-warms, stretches and compresses incredibly well, while offering durability and a terrific feel. The feminine silhouette and design include the pared-down detailing that backcountry pursuits demand: a deeper front zipper with a comfy zipper garage that's easy on your chin; discreet, on-seam wrist-warming thumb holes; and a snug-fitting balaclava-style hood. Other features include raglan sleeves for pack-wearing comfort, a high exterior chest pocket, Variable Conditions Cuffs with spiral-stitch construction that let you push up your sleeves without constricting your forearms, a long torso for layering under a harness and Polygiene(R) permanent odor control.
The Patagonia R1 hoodie remains the optimal midlayer for any mountain endeavor. Its lightweight, breathable Polartec(R) Power Grid fleece is stretchy, compressible and durable to keep you comfy.
Patagonia's optimal hooded midlayer or baselayer for alpine endeavors in demanding conditions. Made with Regulator grid fleece for outstanding stretch, breathability, compressibility and durability.
The Patagonia Women's R1 Hoody is a fleece midlayer for mountain ascents in cold weather. Pull over the Polartec Power Grid fleece and you'll not only revel in the next-to-skin softness, but enjoy the warmth it offers when moving fast along the mountainous trail. Climbing or hiking, on ice or Snow, even if it's a bit of mixed terrain, the fabric wicks moisture, dries quickly and insulates. Thumbholes ensure sleeves stay in place, even when pulling an extra layer or shell over top and a deep half zip at the center allows heat to escape quickly when your body temperature rises. A hood for the head that even warms the ears and a chest pocket for your secret stash. Features of the Patagonia Women's R1 Hoody Exclusive to Patagonia, a new Polartec Power Grid fabric (with Polygiene permanent odor control) is lighter and more breathable than before but with the same outstanding stretch and durability Snug-Fitting, balaclava-style hood Fits comfortably under a helmet strap; centerfront Slim Zip with a soft, kissing-welt zipper garage at chin for next-to-skin comfort Raglan sleeves for increased mobility and off-shoulder seaming for comfort under a pack Pullover silhouette has deep center-front zipper to allow for quick venting One left chest pocket has Slim Zip install, zipper garage and mesh pocket bag Sleeves have discreet on-seam thumb loops for added coverage in cold conditions Torso is 1in. longer than usual to stay tucked in under a harness or a pack waistbelt Fabric is bluesign approved
Fifteen years and cranking, Patagonia's R1 fabric still sets the bar for alpine efficiency, and their R1 Hoody's legendary versatility begins there: a high/low grid interior (Polartec Power Dry polyester) that stretches, traps heat, breathes freely and compresses to practically nothing. Its highly refined design features the pared-down detailing that climbers and backcountry skiers need, like a snug-fitting balaclava-style hood and a minimalist deep-venting front zipper that's offset at the chin.
- Mountain Gear