Melanzana Microgrid Hoodie

Stay warm and cozy no matter what.

MSRP

$69

Technical Details

Material

Polartec Micro Grid fleece (100% polyester)

Pockets

front kangaroo pocket

Weight

12.2 oz

Fit

Slightly loose, average length torso and longer sleeves

Pros

  • My favorite piece of gear – performs equally well as an active layer or for hanging around camp
  • Extremely comfortable hood/neck warmer
  • Perfect for sleeping in
  • Awesome kangaroo pocket
  • Large selection of colors

Cons

  • Wind can cut through it easily
  • Stormy conditions require an additional layer
  • Only available for purchase at Colorado store

Why We Like It

PCT thru-hikers swear by this hoodie. If you come across someone who has attempted the hike in the past 2-3 years, more than likely they had one of these on during it. Why? Melanzana has hit the sweet spot of comfort, warmth, and breathability. You can keep it on all day and through variable weather conditions thanks to their exclusive Micro Grid pattern that enhances breathability. If you're ever in Colorado, make the trip out to Leadville just to pick one of these up. Without a doubt you will love this hoodie for years and years to come.

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