The North Face Himalayan Mitten
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The North Face Himalayan Mitt is the quintessential alpine mitt. Designed to withstand the most extreme conditions, this mountaineering mitt is insulated with both down and PrimaLoft(R). Now with FlashDry(TM) lining, this mitt dries even quicker and keeps you warmer! 5 Dimensional Fit(TM) uses five hand measurements to build gloves from the inside out to ensure a consistent size Insulation: 600-Fill-Down; PrimaLoft(R) Windproof, water-resistant, breathable shell Kevlar(R)-reinforced knuckles and finger cap Shaffle technology incorporating full side-seam baffle for maximum warmth Water-resistant leather palms Articulated molded fit
Keep your hands warm while you're atop an alpine peak with The North Face Himalayan mittens . Ripstop nylon exteriors with Gore WindStopper(R) laminate eliminate windchill yet remain breathable so you stay dry and warm. High-quality 600-fill goose down combines with PrimaLoft(R) polyester fiber insulation for exceptional warmth in frigid temperatures. FlashDry(TM) fabric additive in liners dramatically improves drying time and breathability without adding weight or bulk or washing out. Made of crushed coconut shells and crushed volcanic rock, FlashDry moves moisture from 1 layer to another to keep you dry. 5 Dimensional Fit(TM) uses 5 measurements of the hand to construct gloves with an accurate and consistent fit. Kevlar-reinforced knuckles and finger caps stand up to frequent use. Grippy water-resistant leather palms help you hold onto ski poles, ice axes and other gear. Soft polyester lining is comfortable next to skin. Tighten the gaskets at the cuffs to lock out winter weather; ladderlock wrist cinches secure the fit. Include hang loops so you can clip the mittens to your climbing harness with a carabiner (sold separately). Leashes secure The North Face Himalayan mittens to your wrists.
The North Face Himalayan Mitten was truly designed to perform in the unforgiving mountains that are its namesake. The 600 fill-down and Primaloft insulation enable the Himalayan to keep your hands warm when the mercury plummets to ungodly levels while the WindStopper shell creates an impenetrable barrier against wind and water. If visiting ultra-cold environments is on your up-coming itinerary, the Himalayan Mitten is your hand's new best friend.
The North Face Himalayan Mitt is a true high-altitude classic. By using both 600 fill down and Primaloft synthetic insulation, these mitts are warm enough to take on the worst conditions in the world. A GORE WINDSTOPPER shell helps keep your heat in and keep the weather out while the FlashDry liner helps keep sweaty palms at bay. Kevlar reinforcements in high-wear areas give this mitt the rugged durability demanded from life at high altitude.
- Mountain Gear