Published on August 10th, 2017 | by adventuremag0
Outdoor Research Men’s Perch Belay Jacket
Made for ice climbers belaying their partners in cold weather and anyone else who wants water resistant warmth! The Perch Belay Parka™ features a Pertex® Endurance shell full of down-like PrimLoft® Gold and sized to fit over all your other layers. When it’s your turn to lead a pitch, it stuffs into an internal pocket with carabiner loops to attach it to your harness. It makes a great pillow too. It utilises staggered insulation to prevent cold spots, has a helmet-compatible wire-brimmed hood along with a draft tube around the face. The collar is brushed trico lined for comfort. It has two internal Shove-It™ pockets, along with zipped chest pockets and zipped hand pockets. Functional details include Dynamic Reach™ underarm panels, a double separating centre front zip, Pocket placement above harness or pack belt for easy access, Hook/loop cuff closures for a custom fit, elastic cuffs and an elastic drawcord hem with hooks to attach cord inside jacket. Insulation content is PrimaLoft® Gold 100% polyester 200g/m2 in the body and 160g/m2 in the lower body and lower sleeves.
Available at Bivouac Outdoor www.bivouac.co.nz