Designed for working class snow heroes like patrollers and guides, The North Face
Powder Guide Vest is an outer vest with tons of pockets and external carry provisions for your shovel, probe, and skis or snowboard. This utilitarian garment takes the place of a small pack, balancing your gear more equally front-to-back and keeping it closer to your core to increase mobility and decrease bulk.
Body - 315D airbag taffeta, 840D ballistic woven
Side Panels - Mesh
Shovel Holder - 300D tarpaulin
Shoulders/Back Panel - Polyurethane foam
Zip chest pockets
Vertical zip pocket with internal goggle and stash pocket
Four horizontal zip pockets
Dual vertical zip pockets
Zip game pocket
Shovel handle pocket
Exterior shovel head holder
RECCO® Avalanche Rescue Reflector - This is an electronic avalanche rescue system that consists of a small, nearly weightless transponder, more easily detected by a mountain search-and-rescue team. A returned signal from a RECCO® transponder provides a precise bearing on the buried individual.
Adjustable side panels
Center back 26"
Ski and snowboard carry systems
Average weight 1145 grams
The North Face products can only be shipped within the U.S.