MOUNTAIN LIFE - Coast Mountains | Winter / Spring 2021

77 p i c k s Rab Kaon Jacket $300 “Designed for alpinists looking to do more but take less, the Kaon jacket combines intelligent zoning and breathable inserts to offer warmth and protection without the weight penalty. Employing ripstop nylon and a combination of high-loft hydrophobic down, quick-drying synthetic fill, and insulation-free underarm sections, this jacket finds the perfect balance of warmth, protection and mobility. A versatile, multi- application jacket for wherever your path leads.” —Karen, Vallhalla Pure Outfitters, Squamish 604.892.9092 Salomon Outpeak 3L Shell jacket $600 “Made for adventures in extreme terrain and weather, this jacket is easy to layer for different conditions. Every seam is sealed from the elements and MotionFit 360 patterning means the jacket moves with you, while the durable, thick-weave fabric combines resistance and breathable weather protection.” —Jenine, Salomon Store, Whistler Village, 604.905.2295 Staff Pick: Maloja Hagar Women’s Jacket $315 “Multi-functional meets technical. Combining performance and style, the Hagar jacket is warm and lightweight, breathable and protective. The jacket folds into its own storage pocket so you can easily pack it wherever your next adventure takes you. Wear it fall camping, under a shell, or when you reach the summit after a long skin up... go your own way and see where it leads you.” —Susan, Mountain Life. Prior Phalanx Snowboard $799 “The result of 7 years of R & D, the Phalanx merges our famous Khyber freeride nose and our Wildcard freestyle tail to create the perfect tool to take your freestyle into the backcountry. The twin flex and centered stance makes it the ultimate freestyle powder board. A key addition to any quiver. —Dom, Prior Snowboards & Skis, Function Junction, Whistler, 604.935.1923