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Option Balaclava

#243609

Versatile Head And Face Protection
COLOR coyote
SIZE: S/M
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This versatile alpine balaclava’s Thermodynamic™ fabric is stretchable enough to convert to a neck gaiter or hat when conditions permit, and it provides excellent moisture management.
Fabric :
Thermodynamic™
63% nylon
23% polyester
14% spandex jersey knit
Weight :
1.8oz / 51g Avg. Weight for size L/XL
Fabric Performance :
Wicking
Quick-Drying
Breathable
Lightweight
Design Features :
Multiple Configurations
Screen Print OR Logo
Outdoor Research Wordmark Label
Functional Details :
Flat-Seam Construction

RATING AND REVIEWS

great, could use one improvement

4

I use this balaclava at work as a ski patroller. It is a great balaclava for cold stormy days. I intend to keep using it but wanted to give one piece of feedback: the back of the neck should be longer. There is often a gap between the balaclava and my jacket. I do not experience this problem when using something like a buff. A little more length would make this thing perfect.

washington

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Great fit!

5

Great cold weather gear! Fits perfect

Syracuse, NY

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4

Thin and stretchy, good for light use. Not a heavy-duty warm balaclava or anything.

Northeast

Best fit

5

Just used it on a wet, icy and windy 40 degree day. Worked well under a hat and hood and filled in the exposed spots.

San Diego CA

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One of my favorite go-to winter accessories

5

I most commonly wear this OR balaclava when road cycling during winter. I've worn it when the temps have gotten into the mid-20s and didn't need anything additional on my head (besides my helmet, of course). It breathes very well, so I've had almost no issues with sweating. And it's pretty thin, so there's no problem at all with it fitting in with my helmet. Just a great product.

Seattle, WA

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Ninja warmth

5

Use this for cycling and skiing in the Pacific Northwest. Keeps my face and ears warm by itself. Not the easiest thing to breath under, but you can just move it down and it will stay.

Bellingham, WA

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Neck is too short, otherwise I guess it okay

3

Used it for snowboarding. Fits well under a helmet, and breaths great. Kept the wind of my chin a bit. Just didn't really offer much protection for my neck

Billings

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A must-have for Nor'easter Canadian Skiers

5

Fits like a glove

Montreal

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Great for layering

5

Excellent balaclava for layering when windy or cold (below -10C). Can be easily used as a stand alone if above -10C.

Quebec

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Great

5

Aawesome

Quebec

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Hats Size guide

Hats


Measurement shown in:
ADULT’S S M L XL
US HAT SIZE 6¾ – 717.2 – 17.8 7⅛ – 7¼18 – 18.4 7⅜ – 7½18.7 – 19 7⅝ – 7⅞19.3 – 20
CIRCUM 21½ – 2254.6 - 55.8 22¼ – 22⅞56.2 - 58.1 23 – 23⅝58.4 - 60 23⅞ – 2460.6 - 61
1 SIZE S/M L/XL
US HAT SIZE 6¾ – 7⅝17.2 – 19.3 6¾ – 7¼17.2 – 18.4 7⅜ – 7⅝18.7 – 19.3
CIRCUM 21½ – 2456.2 - 61 21½ – 22⅞54.6 - 58.1 23 – 2458.4 - 61
KID’S XS S M L
AGE 0-1Y 1-3Y 3-6Y 6-12Y
CIRCUM 18½47 2051 2153.5 22½57.2

How to measure


Measure around your head where the headwear would fit comfortably.