The Marmot Quasar hoody is 900 fill goose down with a lightweight pertex quantum shell material. It is super light and packable but due to the high fill down gives phenomenal warmth. I have worn this as a summer alpine climbing insulated jacket, as a layering item for really cold days and it is always with me. The hood is great and fits under or over a helmet well. The jacket folds into its own pocket meaning you can clip it to your harness and start climbing! On a cold alpine climb last year a loaned this jacket to a client to keep him warm (all part of the service). He was so impressed that next time I saw him he also owned one. When deciding on clothing for a trip to the alps, in a couple of weeks, this will be the first item in my pack.
Long summer nights call for long adventures in the mountains. And new for this summer, we have launched several Fundamental