Worn either as an outer or mid-layer, the Alfar is aimed at fast-paced aerobic activity in cold climates where freedom of movement is crucial. Your core is insulated with a breathable 120g/m² synthetic fill wrapped in a windproof, Durable Water Repellent (DWR) treated, micro rip-stop nylon. Polartec® Powerstretch Pro® sleeves and side panels optimise stretch and breathability. Thumb loops, harness compatible pockets and a close-fitting insulated under-helmet hood make the Alfar a multi-functional, technical mountain essential.

Updates for 2017 include: adapted panelling for improved fit and improved cuff configuration.


Alfar Mid-layer Jacket

Hand warmth when needed

Hand warmth when needed

Thumb loops and back-of-hand protection keeps hands warm when required.

No more snagging

No more snagging

Anti snag hem draw cords discourage snagging when harnesses and gear is worn, a problem encountered with traditional loop draw cords. 

Secure internal storage

Secure internal storage

Internal valuables pocket with YKK® zip is sized to accommodate most smartphones, and will keep lift passes and credit cards secure.

Unrestricted movement and agility

Unrestricted movement and agility

Polartec® Power Stretch® Pro™ is engineered to push the performance of stretch fabrics by keeping you warm and dry through touch points that diffuse vapour moisture in the outer layer, retaining warmth without restricting movement or agility. Polartec® Power Stretch® Pro™ stays dry, breathable and comfortable by continuously transferring moisture vapor for rapid evaporation.

Keep wind out

Keep wind out

An internal storm baffle behind the zip ensures body warmth is trapped and wind ingress is limited. A DWR treated micro-ripstop nylon outer provides water repellency, durability and wind proofing. 


  • Design & Construction
  • Features & Components
  • Technical Data

Design & Construction

  • Polartec® Powerstretch Pro® sleeves and side panels
  • 120g/m² main body synthetic, breathable insulation
  • Windproof, micro rip-stop nylon main body outer with DWR finish
  • Athletic, streamlined, articulated cut
  • Flatlocked anti-chafe seams
  • Colours: Black, Digital Blue, Eucalyptus, Oxidised Red
  • Sizes: S, M, L, XL

Features & Components

  • Anti snag hem draw cords
  • Roll-away thumb loops and back-of-hand protection
  • Inner chest pocket for valuables storage
  • Harness compatible pockets with YKK® zips and front facing insulation
  • Panelled, elasticated hood with 120g/m² of synthetic, breathable insulation in centre; stretch Polartec ® Powerstretch Pro® at sides and softened zip guard
  • YKK® centre front zip
  • Corded, glove compatible zip pulls
  • One-handed, elastic hem draw cord operation
  • Embroidered logo front and rear

Technical Data

  • Total weight: 380g / 13.2oz (men’s medium)
  • Synthetic weight: 120g/m²
  • 30 denier rip-stop nylon


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