Arc'teryx Alpha FL Jacket - Women's

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Arc'teryx Women's Apparel Clothing Alpha Fast and Light Jacket - Women's Dawn Large 369957. Made with a durable N40p-X face fabric the careful construction stacks the interior and exterior pockets to optimize breathability Sized to accommodate light layers it leverages a womens specific design and functional articulation for exceptional freedom of movement. A helmet compatible StormHood provides full coverage with exceptional visibility.

- CampSaver.com

From scaling cliff faces to crossing glaciers, the Arc'teryx Women's Alpha FL Jacket keeps things simple for maximum speed. The lightest 3-layer Gore-Tex Pro jacket in the Arc'teryx line, the Alpha FL is perfect for fast and light climbers. Its Gore-Tex construction cuts wind when you're belaying on exposed faces and stops rain and snow without sacrificing breathability to keep you comfortable and dry as you move through alpine environments. The minimalist design strikes a balance between performance features and weight to give you the protection you need without weighing you down with features you'll rarely use. A trim fit leaves room for layering and accommodates a harness to let you move with lean efficiency.

- Backcountry.com

Features of the Arcteryx Women's Alpha FL Jacket N40p-X 3L Gore-Tex Pro is supple, breathable and lightweight Helmet compatible StormHood External pocket: 1 chest pocket with RS Zipper Slider Internal pocket: 1 security pocket Custom Cohaesive hem adjustments also function as HemLock to prevent the jacket from slipping out from under a harness Stuff sack with clip-in loop

- Moosejaw

Created for women who climb fast, the ARCTERYX Alpha FL Jacket delivers hardwearing GORE-TEX Pro performance for under 300 grams. Made with a durable N40p-X face fabric, the careful construction stacks the interior and exterior pockets to optimize breathability. Sized to accommodate light layers, it leverages a women's specific design and functional articulation for exceptional freedom of movement. A helmet compatible StormHood provides full coverage with exceptional visibility.

- Mountain Gear

This minimalist alpine shell is designed for those wanting to travel fast and light in the mountains. A clean feature set and trim fit keep the weight and packed size to a minimum while providing uncompromised breathability and waterproofness. To maintain low weight but up the durability factor, a lighter weight GORE-TEX Active Shell face fabric is employed in the body core with a more durable version of GORE-TEX Active Shell, with a higher denier face fabric and thicker GORE-TEX membrane, used in high wear areas.A great deal of thought goes into design element to achieve a balance between function, fit and performance. The Alpha FL is designed for fast and light travel: maximum breathability, minimum weight. Simple, with only a single pocket, an ergonomic pattern and trim fit keeps the jacket lean.MANUFACTURER S SAMPLE - ONLY AVAILABLE IN SIZE MEDIUM. SAMPLE ITEMS ARE INELIGIBLE FOR WARRANTY CLAIMS.

- Second Ascent

While the women's version hasn't been reviewed yet, there is 1 review for other versions of the Alpha FL Jacket. Read all reviews »

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