Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Outdoor Research Ascendant Vest drops excess heat and moisture when youre questing uphillbut shelters you from the cold when you downshift. The stretchy, weather-shedding Pertex Microlight 20D ripstop outer layer moves with you, and the wicking, lightly fuzzy Polartec Alpha Direct Insulation is perfect over a base layer, or even your skin. Ski in it, climb in it, ride to work in itlive in it.

- Summit Hut refers to the men's version

Outdoor Research Men's Apparel Clothing Ascendant Vest Men's Baltic/Glacier. . Building on the glowing reception of our Uberlayer Jacket we ratcheted up the breathability while cutting the weight a little more to build the Ascendant CollectionPertex Microlight movement-mirroring stretch fabric and Polartec Alpha insulation create the perfect combination for skinning uphill belaying or layering under a ski jacket on cold days at the resort. Meet your new favorite layer for fall winter and spring.

- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version

Building on the glowing reception of Outdoor Research's Uberlayer Jacket, they ratcheted up the breathability while cutting the weight a little more to build the Ascendant CollectionG? Pertex Microlight movement-mirroring stretch fabric and Polartec Alpha insulation create the perfect combination for skinning uphill, belaying, or layering under a ski jacket on cold days at the resort. Meet your new favorite layer for fall, winter and spring.

- Mountain Gear refers to the men's version

The men's Outdoor Research Ascendant vest breathes easy while you're skinning uphill, with Polartec(R) Alpha(R) Direct insulation for when you reach the top.

- REI refers to the men's version

Features of the Outdoor Research Men's Ascendant Vest Active Insulation Water-resistant Wind-resistant Breathable Lightweight Movement-mirroring stretch Zip chest pocket Dual hand warmer pockets Internal front stormflap Key clip Single-separating center front zipper Low-pro binding arm holes and hem

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

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