A thoughtful and rugged alpine champ.
Vertically-oriented women who want function, simplicity, and durability above all else rock the Arc'teryx Alpha AR Women's Jacket in all sorts of wet, windy, and cold alpine conditions. Constructed with Arc'teryx's e3D ergonomic design to ensure a full range of movement and easy layering, the Alpha AR is made for bagging winter peaks, scaling frozen waterfalls, and sussing out the moves on alpine walls—you know, your standard winter weekend.
Fully decked out with a three-layer waterproof and breathable Gore-Tex Pro membrane (and 80D nylon reinforcements on the hood, shoulders, and forearms), the rugged Alpha will quickly become your partner in crime for all sorts of mountain adventures. It sports fully taped seams, watertight underarm ventilation, and a helmet-compatible StormHood. Not to mention, the Alpha also boasts a myriad of climbing-friendly features, ranging from its pack-compatible chest pockets to the removable, foam HemLock insert that slides into the hem prevent the jacket from sliding up under a harness.
- A technical, weather-proof jacket for alpine pursuits
- N40p-X 3-layer Gore Tex Pro is waterproof, yet breathable
- Regular fit ensures easy layering and reliable movement
- Helmet-compatible StormHood is fully adjustable
- WaterTight underarm zippered vents for temperature regulation
- Adjustable cuffs and hem provide customizable protection
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Specs that separate this from the rest.
-Pit zippers for easy venting
-Two high, crossover hand pockets with WaterTightâ¢ zips
-Internal zippered pocket
-Drop back hem
-Cohaesiveâ¢ hem adjusters function as Hemlockâ¢ to prevent jacket from slipping out from under a climbing harness
Alpha AR details
-Adjustable hood cinch cords
-Tall collar for full coverage
-Helmet compatible StormHoodâ¢
-Cohaesiveâ¢ hood adjustments for ease of use with mittens or gloves
-Laminated chin guard with brushed microsuede facing for added comfort