The age-old puzzle of the high alpine’s unpredictable weather is finally solved by the Black Diamond Access Hoody, which gives you the ultimate in packable protection. Constructed from a Pertex outer and body-mapped, migration-resistant PrimaLoft One Insulation, it marries durability that can handle the beatings that the mountains dish out with a trim profile for full packability. With gusseted, breathable underarms designed with Schoeller and a smaller concentration of insulation, you’ll be able to work through high-output pursuits without swapping layers. An elastic, climbing-helmet-compatible hood and a pocket that packs the jacket and clips to your harness give the Access Hoody complete versatility.
An ultralight softshell designed to shield weight-conscious climbers from ridgeline gusts and light weather, the Black Diamond Alpine Start Hoody features Schoeller® stretch-woven fabric to provide highly breathable and highly packable weather resistance. A gusseted construction offers unrestricted freedom of movement, while the adjustable hood fits over a climbing helmet. The jacket also stuffs into its own chest pocket, which features an internal carabiner clip loop for attaching to your harness.
A midlayer for anything from ski tours to alpine ascents, the CoEfficient Hoody features Polartec Power Dry High Efficiency fleece with a gridded interior for increased wicking performance and added breathability. The under-the-helmet hood and full-length zipper let you regulate temperature on the go, so you don’t find yourself overheating a half hour into the day. A slim cut helps the CoEfficient Hoody fit comfortably under your shell, and with a redsigned, trim fit, this layer takes up little space in your pack.
When efficiency is key, the Black Diamond Dawn Patrol Shell offers coverage from wind and light precip on the way up and simplifies transitions with an compact design. Constructed from a durable, four-way stretch fabric with DWR finish, the Dawn Patrol Shell stands up to year-round use and easily tackles high-output tours and extended missions with ease. An adjustable ski-helmet-compatible hood and harness-compatible hand pockets keep you and your need-to-reach essentials covered.
Designed to extend the technical midlayers comfort range across changes in weather, season and activity, the Black Diamond Deployment Hybrid Hoody employs a mixed-materials approach for summer alpine expeditions, mid-winter ski tours and everything in between. By strategically combining ultralight Schoeller softshell fabric and PrimaLoft Silver Hi-Loft insulation with our merino-blend Deployment fabric, the Deployment Hybrid strikes a functional balance between insulation and breathability that eliminates unnecessary layering adjustments throughout the day. An integrated mesh lining helps manage moisture on steep approaches, crux pitches and technical descents, while two zippered chest pockets ride above your harness and store small essentials.
There’s a fine line between splitter blues skies and afternoon thunderstorms in the mountains. That’s why we designed this streamlined, stretch rain shell. Whether you’re enjoying a rainy trail run or bailing from a peak during a monsoon, the FineLine—featuring our BD.dry™ waterproof/breathable/windproof solution—is engineered to shield you from whatever the weather holds. Optimized for mobility, the FineLine has underarm gussets and a stretch fabric, which increases the shell’s comfort and durability during fast and light climbing missions. With an adjustable, climbing-helmet-compatible hood and a waterproof center front zipper to keep out unwanted moisture, the FineLine also packs into its own chest pocket. Clip it to your harness with the carabiner clip loop and rest assured that if the skies crack open, you’ll stay dry.
The Black Diamond First Light Hoody was designed as the ultimate in lightweight, breathable insulation, a piece that can handle anything from windblown knife-edged traverses to mellow tours out the hut’s backdoor. With a baffled body packed with migration-resistant PrimaLoft Silver Insulation Active, the First Light Hoody has a unique build that allows it to breathe during even the most intense high-output sessions. Schoeller construction maintains durability, so you can wear it anywhere from on the wall to on the descent trail. With an elastic, climbing-helmet-compatible hood, a low-profile, single-adjust hem and internal stretch mesh pocket that packs the jacket and clips onto your harness with a clip loop, all of your needs are covered.
A highly versatile insulating midlayer combining the benefits of our First Light insulation with key panels of blended merino wool, the First Light Hybrid Hoody insulates, breathes and moves with you through pre-dawn starts, headlamp descents and everything in between. This dynamic hoody features migration-resistant PrimaLoft® Silver Insulation Active in the hood, chest and arms, with blended merino wool in the body and underarms for increased breathability and range of motion. The lightweight Schoeller ® shell fabric over the insulation features a NanoSphere® Technology that resists unexpected weather, and zippered chest pockets store small essentials.