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Patagonia Men's Araveto Jacket

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Patagonia Men's Araveto Jacket

Zip up the Men's Patagonia Araveto Jacket after a rousing game of soccer, or wear its woolen textured look to the coffee shop to impress that hot barista. Either way, you'll feel warm and cozy in the 100% extra-soft microdenier polyester fleece with its woolen sweater vibe. Easily functioning as an outerwear jacket, or able to be slipped under a shell as a warm midlayer, the full-zip Araveto sports contrasting micro-polyester jersey trim on the cuffs, hem and neckline, and two handwarmer pockets that lay on the forward side seams. The hip length, and regular fit speak to its comfortable, confident nature and let the garment flow with you through any activity. Get backcountry durability and performance, with a dash of urban hip, in the Araveto Jacket for men from Patagonia.

  • Material: 100% polyester double-sided microdenier fleece, 5.9 oz
  • Soft, brushed polyester fleece
  • Stand-up collar
  • Full-zip
  • Two handwarmer pockets on forward side seams
  • Micro-polyester jersey trim on cuff, hem and neckline
  • Fit: Regular
  • Length: Hip
  • Weight: 13.8 oz, 391 g

Purchase the Patagonia Araveto Jacket for Men from Altrec.com. All order totals over $45 qualify for free ground shipping.



4 Star Rating

Reviews

5 Stars jibbidycricket - May 11 2011

Stylish, very comfortable fleece
I really like this jacket! Like other Patagonia jackets, this one is of great quality. The "fleece" is way more comfortable/soft than I'd originally anticipated. It is quite warm while not suffocating. I have not yet worn it through a Minnesota winter to confirm whether or not it could be worn as a stand alone jacket, but I'd wager that it'd be close. That said, I have not yet had a problem with wind, though that may be subject to change as things change from 40 degree to negative degree weather! As for sizing, I'd say it does run true-to-size. I bought a size large, and it fits alright, if not a bit on the loose end--I'm 6' tall and weigh 175lbs. This brings me to my only minor complaint about it; it doesn't have a synch cord to adjust/tailor the fit of the jacket. Other than that, excellent quality and design...I really like the zippers these guys use as well!



5 Stars MThiker - April 12 2011

Buttery Fleece
This fleece material is exceptionally nice. It is lightweight, similar to a Polartec 100 weight (but maybe more like a 120). I'm 5'11" and ~160 lbs. and a medium was absolutely perfect - nicely fitted and slim but in no way restricting, able to fit even a lightweight, close-fitting button-down shirt underneath, good length in the arms and cut for reaching without "jacket rise," and layers under a semi-fitted shell without really knowing that it's there. The elastic in the cuffs and at the bottom fit just right. Overall, just a superb fleece that you hardly know is there and is completely non-restrictive of movement. With that said, I did end up sending mine back. Not because of anything at all having to do with quality issues, but because I could not imagine when I would choose this over an R1 pullover, jacket, or hoodie, as both fill nearly the same niche. The Araveto has a "silkier hand" and is superbly comfortable and well-fitted, but from purely a functional standpoint, I think the R1 has the edge. The Araveto is super breathable and seemed to add meaningful warmth only when paired with a shell. The R1, however, with its smooth exterior and inner grid pattern, add some warmth even without a shell, being just a hair more wind resistant. End result - while I love the Araveto, when I purchase my next thin, light, packable fleece, it'll still be an R1.



5 Stars pnwskier - January 5 2011


This is a great fall and spring lightweight fleece jacket. It has a slim fit. The medium is perfect for me, I'm 6'2'' and 160 lbs. It could be used in the winter layered under a shell. I have used it about 6 months, the only slight problem is matting of the fleece at the elbows. I liked the first jacket so much I bought another in a different color.



5 Stars Tyler - August 9 2010

Fantastic Jacket
It is a bit warm to wearing it consistently, but on a cool night at the beach it was the perfect layer. Warm enough to keep me comfy, but not so heavy to feel cumbersome. just one more quality Patagonia item in my closet



5 Stars Altrec.com Shopper - July 12 2010

Year round staple
I bought this jacket for my husband and he wears it all year round. It's always perfect for day to day wear or even layering during the winter. Highly recommend.



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