The updated Kento HS Hooded Jacket from Mammut is a functional and fully featured hard shell to keep you protected the worst of the weather. The breathability on this version has been vastly improved making it much more practical and versatile.
The Kento HS Hooded Jacket Men takes sudden changes of weather in the mountains in its stride. Its waterproof outer material is complemented by a stormproof hood that you can also pull up over your helmet. Water repellent zippers also prevent penetration of moisture to keep you feeling comfortable even in rainy conditions. Climbing harness-compatible front pockets make this hardshell jacket a must-have garment in the mountains, and thanks to its small packing volume, you can also quickly stow it in your backpack if needed.
Mammut's 2021 Kento HS Hooded Jacket will keep you dry whether walking the dog or heading up into the hills. The durable 2.5 layer construction means the Kento is able to take a some serious wear. The DryTechnology Pro fabric has been updated giving the jacket a solid 20,000 HH and seeing the breathability levels almost double to over 24,000 MVTR which makes the jacket much more versatile and practical across a wider range of conditions and for more activities.
There are 3 pockets with water resistant zips with the hand pockets being high enough so they can be accessed when wearing a climbing harness or rucksack hip belt. The chest pocket is on the small side but a phone does just fit. The jacket has pit zips with 2 way water resistant zips so you can let off steam when you heat up. The hood will fit over a helmet but can easily be cinched back to snugly cover protect your head from the elements.
- Reviewed by BasecampGear
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