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Awards  Editors' Choice Award Best Buy Award Top Pick Award  
Price $129.00 at Backcountry$75.60 at Amazon
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$77.93 at REI$129.00 at REI
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$169.00 at REI
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Pros Lightweight, affordable, comfortableBreathable, comfortable, great featuresLightweight, easily packable, affordableIncredibly lightweight, breathableComfortable, breathable, lightweight
Cons Not as resistant to rain, fewer featuresNot as lightweightNot as breathable, fewer featuresFew features, no hoodExpensive, few extra features
Bottom Line This perfect summer layer is lightweight, breathable, and super comfyAny runner is sure to be pleased with the comfy, breathable constructionSuper affordable, what it lacks in breathability it makes up for in weightMade for fast-and-light alpine missions, it's super breathable and ultralightHas few features but a great balance between comfort, weight, and weather protection
Rating Categories Patagonia Airshed - Women's Merino Sport Ultra Light Hoody Brooks LSD - Women's Arc'teryx Cita SL - Women's Houdini Air
Breathability (25%)
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Weather Resistance (20%)
6
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Comfort (20%)
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Portability (20%)
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Features (15%)
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Specs Patagonia Airshed... Merino Sport Ultra... Brooks LSD - Women's Arc'teryx Cita SL... Houdini Air
OGL Weight 3.10 oz 4.48 oz 2.95 oz 2.33 oz 3.6 oz
Material 100% nylon ripstop 54% Merino Wool, 46% Polyester Nylon 50% nylon, 50% polyester 90% nylon, 10% polyester
Packable? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hood? No Yes No No Yes
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