Layering 101

Layering 101

Build an efficient

system to keep you

outside longer.

Moisture management. Temperature regulation.
Freedom of movement. The right layers give
you the versatility to stay comfortable - no
matter the conditions.

Build an efficient system to keep you outside longer

Layering 101

Build an efficient

system to keep you

outside longer.

Moisture management. Temperature regulation.
Freedom of movement. The right layers give
you the versatility to stay comfortable - no
matter the conditions.

Base Layer

Base Layer

First layer. Keep your 

core warm and dry.

Layering your warmth starts with the next-to-skin base layer.
This foundational layer helps to keep you warm without
making you clammy. Start your layering kit with either of our
two base layer technologies, then add extra warmth and
weather protection as needed.

First layer. Keep your core warm and dry

Base Layer

First layer. Keep your 

core warm and dry.

Layering your warmth starts with the next-to-skin base layer.
This foundational layer helps to keep you warm without
making you clammy. Start your layering kit with either of our
two base layer technologies, then add extra warmth and
weather protection as needed.

Cold Weather Layer

  • Best for high output activities in frigid conditions
     
  • Performance-driven to push away sweat with advanced yarn technology
     
  • Lightweight and durable for performance year after year

Our technology: DotKint

Cold Weather Layer

Cold Weather Layer

  • Best for high output activities in frigid conditions
     
  • Performance-driven to push away sweat with advanced yarn technology
     
  • Lightweight and durable for performance year after year

Our technology: DotKint

Warm Weather Layer

  • Best for high output activities in mild conditions
     
  • Pushed moisture to the surface for quick-dry performance
     
  • Soft against your skin for all-day comfort

Our technology: FlashDryTM

Warm Weather Layer

Warm Weather Layer

  • Best for high output activities in mild conditions
     
  • Pushed moisture to the surface for quick-dry performance
     
  • Soft against your skin for all-day comfort

Our technology: FlashDryTM

Mid Layer

Mid Layer

Second layer. Adds warmth 

layered or on its own.

Versatile. Insulating. Built with our innovative fabric and
insulation technologies. Our mid layers help you maximize
warmth and comfort - no matter the conditions. Choose from
three different types of mid layers to fine-tune your kit
whatever your adventure.

Second layer. Adds warmth layered or on its own

Mid Layer

Second layer. Adds warmth 

layered or on its own.

Versatile. Insulating. Built with our innovative fabric and
insulation technologies. Our mid layers help you maximize
warmth and comfort - no matter the conditions. Choose from
three different types of mid layers to fine-tune your kit
whatever your adventure.

Down Insulation

  • Best for getting out in cold, dry conditions.
     
  • Lightweight warmth that packs down small.
     
  • Made with feathers certified to the Responsible Down Standard.


     

Our technology: Good Down Fill

Down Insulation

Down Insulation

  • Best for getting out in cold, dry conditions.
     
  • Lightweight warmth that packs down small.
     
  • Made with feathers certified to the Responsible Down Standard.


     

Our technology: Good Down Fill

Synthetic Insulation

  • Best for cold conditions when getting wet is likely.
     
  • Dries quickly when soaked through.
     
  • Continues to trap body heat even when wet to keep you warm.

     

Our technology: ThermoballTM

Synthetic Insulation

Synthetic Insulation

  • Best for cold conditions when getting wet is likely.
     
  • Dries quickly when soaked through.
     
  • Continues to trap body heat even when wet to keep you warm.

     

Our technology: ThermoballTM

Fleece

  • Best for active adventures in the cold.
     
  • Breathable and moisture wicking in high output.
     
  • High wear-resistance for dependable warmth, season after season.
     
  • Available in different weights for a variety of temperatures.

Our technology: ThermoballTM

Fleece

Fleece

  • Best for active adventures in the cold.
     
  • Breathable and moisture wicking in high output.
     
  • High wear-resistance for dependable warmth, season after season.
     
  • Available in different weights for a variety of temperatures.

Our technology: ThermoballTM

Outer Layer

Outer Layer

Third layer. Protects 

against the elements.

Outer layers fit comfortably over your base and mid layers to
block wind, rain and snow. They are your first line of defense
against the elements. Choose between a shell, an insulated
shell or an insulated jacket (all featuring our proprietary
technologies) to complete your layering kit.

Third layer. Protects against the elements.

Outer Layer

Third layer. Protects 

against the elements.

Outer layers fit comfortably over your base and mid layers to
block wind, rain and snow. They are your first line of defense
against the elements. Choose between a shell, an insulated
shell or an insulated jacket (all featuring our proprietary
technologies) to complete your layering kit.

Shell

  • Best for layering over a warm mid layer in unpredictable weather.
     
  • Breathable, lightweight and easy to pack.
     
  • Shields you (and your inner layers) from wind and moisture

     

Our technologies: FUTURELIGHTTM & DryVentTM

Shell

Shell

  • Best for layering over a warm mid layer in unpredictable weather.
     
  • Breathable, lightweight and easy to pack.
     
  • Shields you (and your inner layers) from wind and moisture

     

Our technologies: FUTURELIGHTTM & DryVentTM

Insulated Shell

  • Best for consolidating layers.
     
  • Breathable-lightweight weather protection.
     
  • Extra warmth for comfort in low temperatures.
     
Insulated Shell

Insulated Shell

  • Best for consolidating layers.
     
  • Breathable-lightweight weather protection.
     
  • Extra warmth for comfort in low temperatures.
     

Insulated Jacket

  • Best for outings on dry (but cold) days.
     
  • Down or synthetic jacket that sheds light moisture.
     
  • Adds warmth wherever you go.
     
Insulated Jacket

Insulated Jacket

  • Best for outings on dry (but cold) days.
     
  • Down or synthetic jacket that sheds light moisture.
     
  • Adds warmth wherever you go.