MEC Alpine Ally Jacket - Women's

5024-354

Description

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Ticking classics in the Bugaboos or new routing in Patagonia, you know you need to move fast where good conditions are fleeting. This minimalist shell features two deep, hand-warmer pockets where you can stash accessories for quick access. The hood can be adjusted for coverage, mobility, and to give you clear sightlines of the route and encroaching clouds. A upgrade to the fabric gives it an assist with convective venting and increases the jacket's overall breathability.

  • Clean, stitch-free construction is light and offers unrestricted movement.
  • Helmet compatible hood has 3-way adjustments (left, right and front to back).
  • Chin guard prevents chafing.
  • Full front zipper backed with storm flap protects from harsh conditions.
  • Pockets are positioned high to accommodate a harness. Mesh-lining assists with venting during hardworking ascents.
  • Zippers are very water-resistant, but not waterproof, so we don't recommend storing items inside the pockets that could be damaged if they get wet.
  • Velcro® cuff tabs and articulated elbows improve overhead functionality.
  • Left and right-side toggle adjustable hem for fit adjustments on the fly.

Tech specs

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Type Waterproof-breathable
Technology Pertex Shield
Construction 3-layer
Face fabric Nylon
Lining/backer Nylon
Waterproofness

Waterproof garments use waterproof-breathable technologies and are fully seam-taped. Water-resistant garments use waterproof-breathable technologies but their seams are not taped. Water-resistant garments repel water and protect against wind but are not made of waterproof fabric.

Waterproof with fully taped seams
Venting Mesh-lined pockets
Pockets
  • 2 front slash
  • 2 internal drop-in
Length Below hip
Durable water repellency

Usually referred to as DWR. A treatment made to fabrics that causes water to bead and run off instead of soaking through.

Yes
Hood Helmet-compatible
Made in China