Body Fabric HyVent 2L, 100% Nylon
Lining Fabric 100% Nylon Taffeta
Insulation 550 Down Fill

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit The North Face's McMurdo Parka page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Before you take that March trip to Denali National Park, prepare your future Arctic explorer for the cold with The North Face McMurdo Boys' Down Parka. When he's out chasing after caribou or trying to lay eyes on a ptarmigan, the McMurdo's 550-fill down insulation and hood with removable faux-fur trim will keep him nice and cozy, and the waterproof and breathable DryVent membrane will keep him dry even if he works up a sweat or accidentally spills hot cocoa on himself. All the McMurdo's seams are fully taped to prevent moisture from sneaking in through the cracks, and a soft brushed collar to make the arctic air a little less biting. He can stash his collection of pemmican and elk jerky in the four external pockets before he goes out on a hike, too, so you wont have to deal with any more hangry children, which can really put a damper on your wintertime plans.

- Backcountry.com

For a warm buffer against gusty winds on the city streets, this 550-fill down insulated jacket features a removable, insulated hood and is crafted with a waterproof exterior that features a textured chevron pattern.

- The North Face

The North Face Boy's McMurdo Parka works hard to keep your fast-growing human tornado warm despite his galloping, falling, and rolling around face-first in the snow. Rugged nylon fabric stands up to abuse without cooking your kid-it's breathable and waterproof. On the really cold days, cinch down the removable insulated hood complete with faux-fur trim. Of course, the McMurdo's 550-fill down insulation is some of the best in the business at insulation; not even a Minnesota winter will find its way through that much fluffy down. Tons of pockets provide storage for candy bars, a music player, and lunch money.

- Backcountry Outlet

Keep your young snow sledder warm and dry in The North Faces Boys McMurdo Down Parka. HyVent 2L weaves a wet-weather repellent 100% nylon taffeta melange shell with a polyurethane-coated, microporous layer that protects from abrasion and provides exceptional waterproof, breathable protection throughout. Waterproof 550-fill down insulation blankets him in superb warmth even in frigid climates. A removable, insulated hood with encased elastic rain tunnel and snap-off faux-fur trim lets him customize the jacket to the environment. Adjustable cuffs easily fasten with Velcro. Bottom compartment pockets have secondary side openings for warming up cold hands while two upper zip exterior stash pockets deliver storage space. Brushed collar lining for comfortable wear across the neck. Adjustable drawcord system at the hem pulls the jacket tight around the waist. Internal security pocket. ID label. Fully seam-sealed. Imported. Center back length: 26.5. Avg wt: 3 lbs. Sizes: XS-XL. Colors: Charcoal Grey Heather, TNF Black. Size: X-Small. Color: Charcoal Grey Hthr. Gender: Male. Age Group: Kids. Material: Taffeta. Type: Parkas.

- Cabela's