Rab Alpha Direct Jacket - Women's

photo: Rab Women's Alpha Direct Jacket waterproof jacket

Retailers' Descriptions

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Rab Alpha Direct Jacket - Women's-Ebony/Ebony/Ash-Large. During an alpine adventure every kind of condition can be experienced from a warm walk or ski to the base of a route to shivering it out on a freezing belay. In these varied conditions the Alpha Direct balances moisture control and comfort when on the move with warmth and protection from the elements when static. Designed to be worn as an outer or mid-layer depending on the temperature this jacket adds exceptional versatility to your layering system. A tough and reliable Pertex Quantum outer fabric secures the insulation and minimises wear. Key tech features include an under-helmet hood two-way zipper and stretch fleece cuffs.

- CampSaver.com

Most people take the longer routes up mountains. As a minimalist, you have no time to spend on so many switchbacks, so take the quickest way to the top with your alpine climbing equipment and the Rab Women's Alpha Direct Insulated Jacket keeping you warm. This jacket feels great as a midlayer for winter skiing or by itself for summer alpine climbing. Its Polartec Alpha insulation adds a touch of warmth and remains air permeable for the extreme breathability required for rigorous ascents. Pertex Microlight fabric wraps up this innovative insulation with windproof protection, abrasion-resistance, and water-repellent protection.

- Backcountry.com

Features of the Rab Women's Alpha Direct Jacket Pertex Microlight outer Polartec Alpha 'Direct' Insulation Under helmet hood with tricot lined collar Roll down anti-snag velcro tab 2 Way YKK front zip, internal storm flap, chin guard 1 YKK zipped Napoleon chest pocket 2 YKK zipped hand pockets Stretch fleece cuffs Hem drawcord

- Moosejaw

For days when you'll sweat bullets on the approach, then power through a cold belay, the Rab Alpha Direct jacket supplies moisture wicking when you're in motion and warmth when you're at rest.

- REI

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