Adventure Gear Fall-Winter 2008 by Sherpa

More catalogs by Sherpa | Adventure Gear Fall-Winter 2008 | 29 pages | 2008-10-28


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men s gazing out at mt genyen kham tibet photo by joseph puryear

e midl ay e r m e n s tashi ii mock neck updated fabric ven when temperatures are cold you can still quickly work up a sweat skiing climbing or hiking and sweat can kill the solution to staying dry and comfortable in any temperature is wearing layers you can pull on and off at will when you need more than just a lightweight base layer to keep you warm but you don t want too much bulk or insulation these toasty yet breathable mid-weight pieces are the perfect addition to your layering system t life styles men s hree days on the trail two in town a night on a train followed by a long climb to a lofty summit with astonishing views blissfully achy evenings spent enjoying a pitcher and a slice of pie or a steaming bowl of daal bhaat in some far-flung mountain village thanks to a seamless blend of technical fabrics and street styling these versatile pants and shirts are made to do all of that and more jaaro micro-fleece top when you need a lightweight highly-packable piece that offers

amdo merino wool hoodie if you like wearing a hoodie you ll never want to take this wool one off whether you are exploring forgotten forests and villages in the historic tibetan region of amdo or just kicking back enjoying a micro-brew the soft merino wool will keep you comfortable through a wide range of temperatures and activity levels · · · · · merino wool is naturally wicking anti-microbial odor-resistant and itch-free easy-pull drawstring hood stays secure in the wind raglan sleeves for ease of movement front zip pockets hold essentials machine washable for easy care mingma wool shirt remember your old buttoned wool shirt this one uses modern touches and technology to make it way better than the old classic hi-tech nylon blended into the wool helps the mingma keep its shape wet or dry velcro and hidden zip closures secure pockets and button-downs hidden under the collar keep it from curling up over time · · · · wool blend has a soft feel with less itch than wool alone

trimurti modus 3 in 1 jacket trimurti is defined as the hindu belief that god has three aspects or faces which makes it the perfect name for this 3 in 1 jacket wear just the soft windproof inner jacket for dry but windy days just the 3 layer wind and waterproof outer shell for wet yet warm days or both on those days when cold winds and wet storms whip through the mountains inner jacket · soft light and highly compressible insulation for warmth and packability · adjustable collar and extended tail provide great fit · liner snaps in and out quickly and easy outer shell · stretch 3-layer fabric provides waterproof/breathable comfort · pit zips keeps things cool · detachable hood keeps the rain off your head and neck · napoleon pocket for convenient access to important items fabric inner 100 nylon ultra-light ripstop polyester fill shell 93 nylon 7 spandex ripstop w mechanical stretch sn14163 s-xl 650 g 22.9 oz neelo kharani amdo bronze kharani lama red kharani chive

throw this jacket on when you re waiting for your turn on the rope named after one of the many soaring peaks surrounding everest the khumbuche down jacket provides serious warmth for seriously cold conditions lofty lightweight and compressible it s insulated with 750 fill power goose down · · · · · drawcord hem adjustable cuffs and front-zip storm flap keep wind out adjustable hood zips-off when you don t need it zippered napoleon and handwarmer pockets hold essentials a dwr coating makes the ultra-light ripstop nylon water resistant light weight and compressibility make this highly packable khumbuche down jacket 750 fill tenzing i expedition down jacket 850 fill when you re climbing the world s tallest peaks your life often depends on the quality of your clothing that s why during the design and testing of our tenzing 1 expedition jacket we got input from numerous experienced sherpa guides on everything from fabric choice to the smallest details so it s overstuffed by 20 for

t basel ay e r women s yuden merino wool mock tee he secret to staying comfortable in ever-changing weather or activity levels is layering these sleek tops and bottoms are designed to hug your curves beautifully without adding bulk so you can wear them alone or under other pieces thanks to the latest fabric technologies like our proprietary dry zone intelligent fabric sustainable odor-repellent bamboo charcoal and merino wool they ll keep you dry and comfortable for days on end made from 100 merino wool this cozy mock neck top is naturally odor-resistant moisture-wicking and anti-microbial unlike the wool you grew up with it s machine washable and not itchy at all once you experience the comfort of wearing a merino base layer you ll never want anything else · eco-friendly merino wool provides lightweight itch-free warmth · machine washable for easy care · raglan sleeves reduce seam chafing under pack straps fabric 100 merino wool baans tech quarter-zip hut touring trekking

w life styles women s sardarni shirt a sardarni is a female guide you can slip your boarding pass into the zippered chest pocket and guide yourself around the world in this feature-filled shirt the stretch ripstop nylon is comfortable and durable while a mesh back vent keeps you cool princess seams an athletic cut and full front zip add a touch of fit and fashion · zip chest and sleeve pockets hold boarding pass and essentials · stretch nylon fabric for freedom of movement · princess seams provide a flattering fit on any figure fabric 100 nylon stretch ripstop henever adventures take you far a field there are bound to be travel days touring days and treks in between so our lifestyle collection is designed to transition from trains to trails to towns with ease every piece is highly packable easy to care for and built to withstand the rigors of exploring the rugged himalaya or anywhere else while still looking stylish enough to wear out to dinner meeru shirt the ultimate trekking

w soft shell women s nisha ii jacket a favorite of the late much missed pemba doma sherpa the nisha gives you the best of all worlds 4-way stretch fabric on the outside soft polyester fleece on the inside and a breathable wind and water repellent membrane sandwiched in between it will keep you comfortable through all kinds of conditions and activities · · · · velcro cuff adjustments keep cold air out stretch fabric and articulated elbows are perfect for climbing and skiing 2 hand-warmer pockets for cold days fully adjustable hood for custom fit hen climbers first summited everest the clothing of choice was made from wool gabardine and waxed cotton today you have a variety of options when it comes to staying comfortable in ever-changing mountain weather one of the most versatile is the soft shell compared to a traditional hard shell soft shells are warmer softer stretchier and more breathable most importantly they work equally as well as outerwear in all but the hardest rain or as

lungta hybrid ii jacket lungta meaning windhorse is the name given to the prayer flags that flutter in the himalayan breeze carrying wishes for good fortune when the weather turns bad our lungta jacket is like a little piece of good fortune on any adventure it combines the best qualities of waterproof hard shells and breathable stretchy soft shells making it a terrific choice for active sports like hiking skiing and climbing · · · · lightweight waterproof windproof shell handles storms with ease pit vents and stretch weave fabric provide added ventilation and mobility seam sealed 3-layer fabric and waterproof zippers keep you dry adjustable hood fits over helmets nepal long jacket if you need an economical hard shell but prefer a bit more coverage this is the jacket for you made of the same waterproof/breathable fabric as our other nepal pieces it s got a few more features including a detachable hood and velcro cuff adjustments · seam-sealed ultra-light 2.5 layer mini-ripstop is

t sleepingb ag s he first sleeping bags created around the user our revolutionary articulated ergonomic design conforms to your body to eliminate dead spots maximize warmth and let you move comfortably and the innovative center-front zipper lets you cook eat drink or play cards without getting out or losing critical warmth from inside the bag every one of our bags is designed with the same durable construction and details as our tenzing 1 expedition bag the only difference is the temperature rating tenzing 1 premium expedition -40°f down bag if you plan on heading to the highest and coldest places in the world you want the tenzing 1 premium 800-power fill down expedition sleeping bag tested on everest it s rated to minus 40-degrees and has everything you need for comfort and survival in the most extreme regions of the globe fabric shell 100 fine nylon fill 800 power fill european goose down 1400g/50oz down weight 800 fill pertemba 0°f down bag 750 fill built using the same

catalog design and studio photography by joseph puryear cascade images copywriting by stacy karacostas cover photo mingma tenzing sherpa in front of the thyangboche monastery joseph puryear back cover photo an afternoon at swayambhunath kathmandu nepal joseph puryear contributing photographers joseph puryear stoney richards lhakpa rita sherpa special thanks to the catalog team tsedo sherpa tashi sherpa indra chitrikar bini bajracharya sabita thapalia michelle puryear suren singh ram kumar lok gurung shiva karki corporate headquarters sherpa adventure gear inc oakesdale commerce center building w6 suite d 810 sw 34th street renton wa 98057 u.s.a tel 425.251.0760 toll free 877.724.8735 fax 425.251.0667 bec a u se life is an adventure domestic reps wa ak or mt id kurt watkins tel 425.822.0468 va nc sc ga fl tn wv al beaty jackson tel 865.481.8861 ut co nm wy bret