Designed to handle a wide range of terrain and conditions, the streamlined Women's Beta AR Jacket provides light, packable yet durable storm protection. Hybrid mapping technology strategically positions two weights of Gore-Tex Pro fabric to optimise performance. A light, highly breathable face fabric is used in the main body to keep the jacket packable, while a hardwearing version provides abrasion resistance in the shoulders and forearms to elevate durability.Articulation at the elbows and gussets under the arms elevate ergonomic performance and comfort, and the streamlined Athletic fit with e3D Ergonomic Three-Dimensional patterning delivers enhanced freedom of movement with room for low profile mid layers. The hip length design provides ample coverage and rides comfortably and securely under a pack belt or climbing harness.The helmet compatible DropHood adjusts quickly and easily, provides complete coverage with minimum impact on peripheral vision, and is designed with a separate collar that provides draft protection whether the hood is up or down. water-resistant pit zips speed ventilation, and an adjustable drawcord at the hem secures the fit. A laminated internal pocket protects smartphone or maps from the weather, and the two harness compatible hand pockets are easily accessible.