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The Arc'teryx Beta SL proved suitable for the avid outdoorsperson  though it sacrificed breathability for serious waterproofing.

Holly Zynda

Review Editor

Owner and Lead Editor of Owl Intermedia, Holly Zynda is a writer and copy editor who has written travel/adventure articles for The Clymb, Outdoor Technology, Gearographer, Panama Jack, Mountain Khakis, and a variety of other publications. When not writing or editing, she spends her free time hiking, kayaking, surfing, and snowboarding around the Western United States.