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W's Alpha Hooded Insulator

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  • The pinnacle of "put it on keep it on", the ALPHA HOODED INSULATOR is built for temperature regulation during varying intensities of activity and weather in the mountains. For the primary considerations of breathability and mobility, we integrated the quick drying, highly air-permeable Polartec® Alpha® insulation and our lightweight, stretchy Recon AIR fabric. Ultimately, this alpine fitting, soft-feeling insulator is the answer for almost any condition or activity, including lifestyling at home.

  • FIT: Active

    CENTER BACK LENGTH: 27.5 in (size Small)


    • Rachel is 5'7"/170cm wearing size Small
  • FACE FABRIC: Recon AIR 2-way stretch rip-stop | 100% nylon, DWR treatment

    INSULATION: Body - 80g Polartec® Alpha® | Sleeves/Hood - 40g Polartec® Alpha® | 100% polyester, bluesign® approved

    LINING: Recon AIR 2-way stretch rip-stop | 100% nylon

    WEIGHT: 290 g (10.2 oz)


    GUARANTEE: Strafe 2 Year Warranty

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skier touring on Richmond ridge in the winter glow alpha hooded insulator


  • Light and quick-drying Polartec® Alpha® insulation for cold-weather activities.
  • Extremely air-permeable 2-way stretch face & interior fabric helps mitigate moisture as it's generated.
  • Raglan sleeves & extended side panels for backpack compatibility.
  • Under-helmet fit hood and full length interior windguard for inclement weather.
  • Elastic binding at hood and sleeve cuff edge and hem drawcord adjustment at side seams ensures ideal fit.
  • Zippered hand pockets with interior mesh electronics sleeve and large interior drop pockets.
  • Water resistant and reliable YKK Coil and VISLON® zippers.
  • Winner of the Backcountry Magazine's Editor's Choice for 2022.