The Burton Men's AK Ascent Hooded Jacket keeps you warm when you start out on the skintrack and helps you stay cool as you reach the peak. A perfect midlayer for the backcountry, the Ascent helps you stay comfortable whether you're on the way up or the ride down. Polartec Thermal Pro fleece offers an incredible warmth to weight ration, wicks away heat robbing sweat and dries rapidly, and is highly breathable to keep you from overheating when you're blood is really pumping. The AK articulated fit sits close to your skin to maximize the fabric's efficiency and fit comfortably underneath your shell, and it also allows you to move naturally and comfortably. Count on the Ascent for comfort and performance at every stage of your adventure.