Arc'Teryx Men's Beta AR Jacket - 12701
Lightweight & packable, waterproof GORE-TEX® jacket. Hip length with a helmet compatible Drop Hood.The streamlined Beta AR Jacket provides the backcountry minimalist with durable storm protection in a lightweight and packable format. This hip length GORE-TEX® Pro Shell jacket reduces layering overlap and bulk, a helmet compatible Drop Hood™ offers quick storm protection, and reinforced shoulder and elbows survive alpine abuse.All AroundA mainstay in the Arc'teryx lineup since 2000, the Beta AR is the do everything, most versatile waterproof/breathable jacket for mountain environments. Hand pockets, athletic fit that accommodates maximum layers and a hood with an internal collar mean comfort in storms, climbing, skiing or simply enjoying the outdoors.Just the Right LengthHip length is the easiest to work with when layering waterproof/breathable garments. Not too short so it doesn't ride up or expose the lower back and not so long as to be cumbersome underneath a harness or a pack belt, the Beta AR hits the middle ground.The HoodA good hood is a crucial detail on any serious alpine jacket. The Beta AR features the Arc'teryx DropHood™, a helmet-compatible, fast adjust hood with a separate collar for draft protection.The Key PieceIf a person can only choose one jacket for all their activities, the Beta AR is a solid, well-rounded piece. Durable, lightweight, with hand pockets and pit zippers for ventilation, it can manage storms, rock, snow and cool seasons. GORE-TEX® Pro delivers the highest level of waterproof/breathable performance.
The lightweight and packable Arc'teryx Men's Beta AR Jacket provides the backcountry minimalist with durable and waterproof-breathable storm protection for all your outdoor endeavors. This hip length GORE-TEX® Pro jacket reduces layering overlap and bulk. The helmet-compatible DropHoodTM offers quick storm protection, while reinforced shoulders and elbows survive alpine abuse.#5 WaterTightTM Vision center front zipper..External pockets include two hand pockets with WaterTightTM zippers..Zippered internal security pocket, left side..WaterTightTM pit zippers for ventilation..Adjustable hem drawcord seals out the cold..e3D cut features advanced gusseting and articulation for greater range of motion in key areas..Center back length: 29 in., drop hem (73.5 cm)..Avg. wt. 16.2 oz. (460 g)..