The Men's Half Dome Jacket from The North Face is part of an amazing new technology developed by Gore-Tex which offers 100% waterproof and high breathable qualities with the added bonus of being stretchy. The Use of Gore-Tex Stretch Pro Shell on the Half Dome Jacket is the gear freaks dream and along with other features like pit zips, raised pockets and chest pockets the Half Dome is hard to beat.
The playground where you might see the Half Dome is more than likely to be cliff faces and mountain trails due to the unique qualities possessed by this fantastic jacket. The Half Dome Jacket is also part of The North Face Summit Series which makes it part of an elite collection of gear and clothing tested by pro athletes in the toughest conditions on the planet. Being part of the Summit Series shows that they survived and passed the rigorous tests set by the athletes.
Developed for the most serious athletes, the North Face Summit Series features their athlete-tested and technically-advanced apparel and equipment. This premier collection is designed for expedition use from base camp to summit, where the extremes of weather, terrain and temperature demand the highest level of performance.
Gore-Tex Pro Shell
is the top end Gore-Tex fabric, designed for the more demanding conditions and comes in 2 and 3 layer varieties. Gore-Tex Pro Shell has improved abrasion resistance through a careful selection of outer fabrics, with any heat insulation layers suspended freely between the laminate and inner lining on 2 layer fabric and a special, high performance membrane and specially developed inner lining on 3 layer fabrics. Targeted at the outdoor professional Gore-Tex Pro Shell is the most hard wearing of the Gore fabrics.
jackets have hoods which are compatible for use with a helmet. The hood allows four way movement so never inhibiting your vision while reaching or stretching in awkward positions.