Canada Goose displayed their latest and greatest at the 2011 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market tradeshow in Salt Lake City, Utah earlier this month. They definitely aren’t showing any signs of slowing down when it comes to providing top notch outerwear for extreme conditions whether you’re in the Arctic or hiking in the Rockies.
When outdoor extremists hear Canada Goose, they know they’re getting the best as Canada Goose has been around for over 50 years. When it comes to down insulation, Canada Goose is the way to go. They use four custom blends of down and all contain some Hutterite down. Hutterite is one of the most premium Canadian down available. With Hutterite down, less fill is needed, so the jackets are lighter and warmth is not sacrificed.
The Women’s HyBridge™ Lite Jacket is new for 2011. It is a lighter more fitted version of the HyBridge jacket that incorporates Polartec® Power Stretch® fabric along the sides of the core, as well as premium Hutterite Goose down. The Polartec Power Stretch panels bring a very breathable, body hugging, 4-way stretch element to the HyBridge Lite. You stay dry as the fabric wicks away moisture by pushing it to the outside. The moisture is then dispersed across the surface of the fabric which allows it to dry two times faster than cotton. The HyBridge Lite is perfect for any activity with its breathability and snug fitting fabrics. You can use the jacket for layering, and it’s easy to pack. The jacket weighs in at only 1.4 pounds.
The Women’s Montebello Parka CG55 is also new for 2011. This new style is sleek and sharp. It offers just the right amount of coverage with military button detailing along the center front flap and pockets. The mid-thigh length cut provides good protection, and the waist draw cord provides added warmth. The Montebello has a removable, 2-way adjustable down hood with removable coyote fur ruff and a Velcro secured collar. The pockets are fleece-lined, and there are two high-handwarmer welt pockets with flaps. This coat won’t only keep you warm; it’ll also make you look fantastic.
New on the Canada Goose youth collection for 2011 is the Tremblant Hoody. This is the very first softshell in Canada Goose’s youth line. The Tremblant Hoody has the Polartec® Power Shield Pro® fabric which has a high level of weather protection and is the epitome of a technical shell material. The membrane of the Polartec Power Shield blocks 99% of wind to maintain body warmth. It also delivers a durable water resistant shield. This fabric was developed exclusively for Canada Goose, so you won’t find it anywhere else in the marketplace. The Tremblant Hoody has an integrated hood with lycra binding for full coverage, 3M reflective tape at the side seams for added visibility, hand warmer pockets, and a die-cut center-front storm flap. The kids can rely on this jacket to keep them warm while hiking on a brisk day.
Canada Goose, once again, has brought forth some incredible new outerwear for 2011. You can’t go wrong with a product that has long been considered a survival tool by scientists, explorers and outdoor enthusiasts. Canada Goose is known for their authenticity, best quality, functionality and style. There is no doubt that they will have something that will meet your needs as you prepare for your next extreme outdoor adventure in the cold.
Canada Goose outerwear is available up in Park City, Utah at Bahnhof Sports, Bjorn Stova, and Glenwild.
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