When winter skies are puking, staying dry and covered is crucial to a fun day on the mountain.For the ultimate protection against the elements, the Norrona Lofoten Gore-Tex Pro Shell One PieceSuit is in a class of its own. This durable, minimalistic one-piece isconstructed with a Gore-Tex Pro Shell membrane and fabric. With theGore-Tex construction and one-piece design, you can be confident thatabsolutely no weather will be able to penetrate the shell or reach your body, no hatter how harsh the conditions are or how long they persist. For even more weather protection, the Lofoten one-piece has built-inwrist and boot gaiters and a helmet-compatible storm hood with one handtightening. Asymmetrical cuffs provide a better glove interface, and Y-Sleeves are designed with extra gusseting for freedom of movement, even with a harness. Now, you may be thinking that a one-piece suit is a great idea--untilyou start hiking and it feels like you've stepped into a sauna. No need to stress, a 3/4 length leg zip and extra-long X-Open underarm zips offer plenty of ventilation, and the Gore-Tex Pro Shell has excellent breathability. A generous pocket count gives you storage options inside and out, and the loose fit keeps things nice and relaxed.