Arc’Teryx 2016 Spring / Summer collection : a mountaineer’s paradise

Spring is coming back, and so is Arc’Teryx ! As we are patiently waiting for the first flowers to bloom, we can already get ready to pack the adequate gear for our spring adventures. For now, let’s have a look at what Arc’Teryx will be offering us for the season to come.

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The Atom jacket

The Atom jacket is described by Arc’Teryx as Light Alpine Insulation. The jacket will be your companion for spring mountaineering with its versatility. You can use it as a jacket or as a mid-layer, depending on your necessities. A must when one must face the whims of spring season thanks to its silicon-treated Coreloft insulation. As for the new shirts from the brand, the Pelion Comp Shirt SS might seduce the outdoor adventurers. Offering a mix of Merino wool and Alatorre fabric, the Pelion shirt is lightweight and odour resistant : perfect for trekking this spring and summer.

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The Acrux AR Mountaineering Boots

This spring, the Canadian brand will be aiming high in terms of footwear with the Bora Mid GTX Hiking Boots and the Acrux AR Mountaineering Boots. The Bora Mid GTX is a hiking boot designed for women. It features a 3D moulded Ortholite footbed as well as a Gore-Tex liner. In terms of climbing, the Acrux AR Mountaineering Boots won’t go unnoticed within mountaineering aficionados. Lightweight and waterproof, the Acrux boots (suitable for ice and mixed climbing) will certainly find their audience thanks to their excellent design and features.

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The Cierzo 28 backpack

2 new backpacks will also join the Arc’Teryx catalog very soon. The Velaro 24 is a 24L hiking backpack combining a N240p-HT fabric with a monofilament Aeroform airmesh. Ideal for women thanks to its design and fit, the Velaro 24 is highly waterproof and lightweight. As for those who are looking for a climbing backpack, they might want to have a look at the Cierzo 28. The lightweight and compressible 28L backpack might suit their needs for the expeditions to come !