A lighter, less insulated version of our Guide Team's favorite alpine glove, for
use in moderate temperatures. All the performance features of the original: Pittards®
ArmorTan® leather palm and fingers, with a Nikwax® treatment to make it highly water–resistant.
Two–way stretch shell on back of hand with StormRepel® DWR finish so moisture beads
and rolls off. Soft acrylic/merino wool lining to keep your fingers warm.
Note: Women may want to size down.
As seen in Outside Magazine's Winter 2012 Buyer's Guide
"A relatively thin poly–wool–lined glove with superb dexterity, the Guide Lite is
ideal for spring skiing or aerobic activities like alpine touring or cold–weather
mountain biking." Dave Cox Outside Magazine
Pittards® ArmorTan® leather and 2–way stretch shellMaximum durability, dexterity, and weather resistance
75% acrylic/25% merino wool jersey liningSoft
comfort, with excellent moisture and odor management
Low–profile, snug–fit stretch rib cuffSeals
out snow, slips easily under jacket cuff
NikWax® Waterproofing Wax IncludedProvides
long–term protection and water resistance for leather palm and fingers
Pittards leather for mountaineering gloves features Pittards Armortan® for enhanced abrasion resistance. It also uses the Pittards WR100X process for greater moisture resistance and insulation. Textured patterns in the leather enhance the gripcritical while climbing. The leather is exceptionally strong and dextrous for comfort.