It’s November 1st, time to start thinking about the skiing season, or holiday shopping. If you or someone you love enjoys playing hard in the snow, take a look at what Brooks-Range is offering this winter:
Brooks-Range’s new Isto Jacket is ideal for trail runners, backcountry skiing, snowshoeing and other high aerobic activities. The Isto is lightweight and features a highly breathable, stretchable, and water-repellent “Breather Softshell” fabric, as well as a a moisture-wicking liner and collar, zippered side pockets, a large chest pocket, and hem drawcords. Weight: 1 lb, 4 oz. MSRP $ 129.95
Brooks-Range’s Cirro Jacket is a lightweight, Primaloft One-filled jacket constructed with a breathable 15 Denier ripstop Pertex™ shell that is DWR- treated for wind and water-resistance. Primaloft One acts like down for warmth, except it retains a good chunk of that warmth even if it gets wet. The Cirro Jacket is available with an insulated hood or without; the Cirro Pullover features a ½ zip and an insulated hand warmer “kangaroo style” pocket. All models have elastic cuffs. Colors: red, blue, and black; sizes S-XL; MSRP: $189.00 (jacket with hood, 14 oz), $169.00 (jacket no hood, 11.8 oz), $169 (pullover, 12.4 oz).
Brooks-Range’s new Alpini 15° sleeping bag offers utmost comfort and warmth while maintaining a very light carry weight (just 32 oz!). Made with offset baffles for maximum insulation efficiency, the 850-fill goose down is sandwiched between lightweight but durable Pertex Quantum fabric that allows the down to fully loft and remain protected from the elements. The Alpini 15° bag features a new “halo” draft tube and neck collar for additional warmth retention in colder conditions, as well as a full-length side zipper for easy in/out. Dimensions: 72” (78” for long), 62” chest width, 58” hip, 42” foot width. MSRP: $369.00
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The Brooks-Range Heli Ski Guide Strap is an easy to use ski strap made of embroidered nylon webbing with Velcro® and a metal D-ring. Twenty inches long, these are designed specifically for use with today’s fat backcountry and telemark skis. They have thousands of uses and are always handy in your pack, a repair kit, and your vehicle. MSRP: $6.95/pair.
The Brooks-Range Ski Binding Tool has all the bits you’ll need to tighten or adjust your ski binding while on the slopes. Eight bits fit inside the handle then snap into the ¼” hex drive that can be set to ratchet tight, loose, or hold steady in a neutral, non-ratcheting position. Weight: 3 oz. MSRP: $9.95
The Brooks-Range Ski Scraper is perfect for scraping gunk off your skis or climbing skins, and excess wax. This clear plastic scraper is super light and small. One corner is pointed, ideal for cleaning tech-fittings on ski boots, etc. MSRP: $6.95