Summer Gear Guide 2018
Summer Gear Guide 2018
Weather in the mountains is notorious for being inconsistent and shifting unexpectedly. So when you can’t choose the conditions, choose like a pro.
Since 1877, Helly Hansen has been on the forefront of innovative products. With product built in tandem with our outdoor professionals that can’t choose their day, Helly Hansen apparel will keep you protected and outside longer no matter what mother nature throws your way. From waterproof breathable jackets to quick dry UV protective products, check out our product recommendations to fit where ever your adventures may take you.
Solid outer layer —breathable, but waterproof
Men’s Jotun Jacket – The Jotun series represents a super lightweight softshell series, perfectly suited for variable conditions of the Spring and Summer seasons.
Women’s Naiad Fleece Jacket – Warm and comfortable slick face fleece jacket for those colder days when you need a bit of extra warmth but still want a classic sporty look.
Jr. Seven J Jacket – Clean, classic rain jacket for a variety of outdoor activities. Fully waterproof with a stormflap,zipped hand pockets and quick dry lining.
Midlayer– perfect for any outdoor activity
Men’s Daeg ½ Zip – Daeg is the old Norse name meaning day, and in the Nordic lands of long nights and winters, the day is strongly associated with light and life. No matter the time of day, the Daeg is a great way to start at adventure.
Women’s Aspire Flex ½ Zip – A soft long sleeved active top which enables maximum comfort on cool days, orprovides a foundational layer of technical warmth. Made of X-Cool quick dry fabric to allow easy breathability as conditions change.
Jr Dynamic Fleece – Stay warm and comfortable in this lightweight soft Polartec® fleece jacket.
Pack like a pro – purchase the Helly Hansen gear online.
With every 3,000 feet of altitude, UV levels rise by 10%-12%, so don’t forget to apply sunscreen. We recommend Supergoop! Broad Spectrum Products as they protect against UVB(urning) and UVA(ging) rays, as well as Infrared rays too.
Summertime means lots of on-the-go activities and you shouldn’t let hunger slow you down. While on the mountain, make sure to pack lots of portable snacks like Nature Valley bars. Real ingredients like 100% whole grain oats, wholesome nuts and real fruit will give you energy and keep you full for all your outdoor activities. Learn more about the Official Snack of Breckenridge Ski Resort.
Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate
Hydration is the best way to help your body adjust to the high altitude of the Rocky Mountains. Remember to carry a water bottle as you’ll want to drink 1-1.5 liters more per day than you typically would. Thirst and headaches are signs of dehydration – beat them to the punch and hydrate beforehand!
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