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Mountain Hardwear Exposure 2 GTX Pro Jacket - Men's

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Exposure 2 GTX Pro Jacket

The Mountain Hardwear Exposure 2 GTX Pro Jacket is a superior shell for high alpine pursuits to the highest peaks while mountaineering or backcountry skiing. Fitted with a Gore-Tex Pro waterproof and breathable membrane, it's equipped with ultimate weather protection and abrasion-resistance to keep you safe from harsh weather in rugged landscapes. Oversized zippered vents allow for extra airflow when pushing hard, and 2 large chest pockets work flawlessly under a harness for carrying snacks or your valuables. A fully adjustable helmet-compatible hood protects your head and face from frigid winds and precipitation so you stay warm and comfortable.
  • Push peaks while mountaineering in this superior shell jacket
  • Gore-Tex Pro fabric is waterproof an breathable for harsh climates
  • Oversized chest pockets are harness-compatible for quick access
  • Fully adjustable hood works with a helmet for added protection
  • Oversized vents allow additional airflow to keep you cool
  • RECCO reflectors aide in recovery during emergencies
  • Item #MHW01EA

[membrane/laminate] Gore-Tex Pro Shell 3L (70D nylon)
fully sealed
Center Back Length
2 large chest pockets
underarm zips
Claimed Weight
Recommended Use
backcountry skiing, backcountry snowboarding, mountaineering, ski mountaineering
Manufacturer Warranty

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>Rating: 2

Product Defect and lackluster cust. ser.

I returned this product before using it
Runs small
Size Bought
5` 10"
190 lbs

Product: This product arrived with a defective waist pull cord. The cord was snapped out of the box. This is being returned immediately. Sizing was a little snug when putting on would be layers for colder days. Cuffs were also a little tight. Over the glove will be tough to do. Jacket is crinkly/noisy but on par with other 3L GTX. Customer Service: My experience left much to be desired with BCs customer service. During my interaction with the agent, through chat, I was put on hold 7 times. To arrive at a resolution took just shy of two hours. I ended up with a less desired color at the same cost and the jacket will arrive 3 days later from when I originally received the first jacket: 13 days from my original order (not including sundays). I did receive a store credit, however, the value in my opinion was not worth the delay in product and hassle with customer service that I went through. Please isolate the jacket defect from the customer service piece of this review when deciding whether or not to buy this product. BC is acting as a middle man and the product defect was not their fault.

>Rating: 3

Exposure 2 GTX Pro Jacket

I returned this product before using it
True to size
Size Bought
5` 9"
160 lbs

Bought a men's medium in the dark zinc color. Nice jacket and lightweight, however I returned it due to a few shortcomings. The sleeve cuffs are narrow in comparison to other shell jackets, making it difficult to get sleeves over gloves, even under-cuff gloves. The area around the neck is tight when fully zipped, to the point it was hard to cover my face, especially when wearing a ski helmet with or without the hood up. Also, the main zipper is one way only and kind of bulky compared to the other zippers.

>Rating: 2

Beware of Mountain Hardwear's "Lifetime"

I learnt the hard way that Mountain Hardwear's "Lifetime" warranty isn't. After returning a top of the line goretex jacket for a warranty repair because the armpit zippers had failed (the glue holding the zipper failed), I was told my jacket was too old and their "Lifetime" warranty is "Limited". I urge anyone buying Mountain Hardware products to carefully review the "Limited" terms of the "Lifetime" warranty BEFORE you purchase.

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