Mountaineers, backcountry skiers, and rock climbers all benefit from the incredibly lightweight and weather-fighting Black Diamond Alpine Start Hoodie. Made with a Schoeller® soft-shell fabric with NanoSphere® technology, the Alpine Start Hoodie breathes like a dream but also provides admirable weather resistance atop windy ridges. Its harness-compatible design and a helmet-compatible hood make the Black Diamond Alpine Start Hoodie especially valuable, plus it can be packed neatly into its chest pocket for efficient storage when it's not needed.
Schoeller® Stretch-Woven w/ NanoSphere® Technology | 93% Nylon / 7% Elastane Schoeller® soft-shells are pleasantly soft and comfortable stretch woven fabrics. They are highly elastic, extremely hard wearing, water and dirt repelling as well as extremely easy to care for.
Climbing-Specific Gusseted Underarm Panels
Highly Packable Design Stows in chest pocket with internal carabiner clip loop.
Adjustable, Helmet-Compatible Hood
Lightweight Elastic Cuffs