Cathode Hooded Jacket - Men's

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The Cathode Hooded Jacket, a 2014 Outside Magazine Gear of the Year winner for its hybrid design—perfect for multi pitch climbing—gets an update this season. A more wind-resistant mapped fabric on the sides and under the arms, and a fully insulated hood to keep you warm at belays up high when that chilly breeze kicks into high gear. Features


  • Performance: Water-Resistant, Wind-Resistant, Breathable, Hybrid-Mapped Construction, Lightweight
  • Design Features: Adjustable Hood, Zip Chest Pocket, Zip Hand Pockets, Left-Hand Pocket Doubles as Stuff Sack, Carabiner Loop, Internal Front Stormflap, Key Clip
  • Functional Details: Dynamic Reach™ Underarm Panels, Single-Separating Front Zipper, Elastic Cuffs, Elastic Drawcord Hem with Hook Attachment Inside Jacket


  • Fit: Trim Fit
  • Fabric: Pertex® Quantum, 100% nylon 22D ripstop shell and lining, 96% polyester, 4% spandex 50D double weave under arm panels, PrimaLoft® Gold 100% polyester insulation 60 g/m2
  • Center Back Length: 28½˝ / 74 cm
  • Avg. Weight (oz./g): 13.4oz / 379g (L)

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