Arc'teryx was founded in 1989 originally as a climbing harnesses manufacturer, located in the Canadian Coast Mountain wilderness, the brand is built on the principle of obsessive, precise design and production.
Over the last 30 years they have built a renowned reputation for manufacturing some of the finest outdoor clothing in the world. It is the quality of the materials that they use along with advanced construction techniques and a continuous pursuit of innovation which sets Arcteryx clothing and equipment apart.
Featured Arcteryx Categories
Arcteryx Naming Scheme
AR: ALL AROUND
High performance weather protection and materials, emphasizing versatility for multiple activities.
FL: FAST & LIGHT
Minimalist, high performance and light weight, for rapid travel in variable conditions.
Thermally insulated products that provide efficient warmth and protection from the elements.
LT: LIGHT WEIGHT
High performance, minimalist design that is durable for its weight.
LD: LONG DISTANCE
Light, durable footwear providing comfort, support and protection on extended trail runs.
MX: MIXED WEATHER
Highly durable, breathable and mobile. Best for mixed usage in changing weather conditions.
SV: SEVERE WEATHER
Most durable materials and weather protection, for prolonged exposure to severe conditions.
SL: SUPER LIGHT
Superlight materials and design, emphasizing light weight and packability over durability.
Trail running footwear providing grip, performance and durability on varied terrain.
Alpha FL Jacket 3 Year Test Ive been using the ArcTeryx Alpha FL jacket for around 3 years now and it has become my favorite piece of...