If you’re gearing up for hiking this season, Arc’teryx has just dropped a range of high-performance gear designed to keep you comfortable and prepared. From day hikes to multi-day treks, their latest collection features lightweight layers, weatherproof jackets, and durable packs.

These products are built to withstand the elements while ensuring maximum comfort and functionality. In this article, we’ll explore some of Arc’teryx’s top summer hike essentials that are perfect for outdoor escapades.

Beta Lightweight Jacket

The Beta Lightweight Jacket for men and women, priced at $500, stands out in the Arc’teryx lineup. This jacket offers complete waterproof, windproof, and breathable protection without sacrificing its lightweight nature. The innovative GORE-TEX ePE membrane is strong, light, and PFC-free, making it eco-friendly. The C-KNIT backer technology enhances comfort and breathability, ensuring you stay dry inside and out.

Additional features include a helmet-compatible StormHood, pit zippers for ventilation, and a RECCO reflector for safety. The Beta Lightweight Jacket is designed to keep you covered whether you’re facing unpredictable weather or rugged trails.

Cerium Hybrid Hoody

When the temperature drops, the Cerium Hybrid Hoody becomes an essential item. Available for $300, this hoody is lightweight, packable, and ready to provide warmth when you need it most. The hybrid design uses zonal heat mapping to optimize the 850-fill down’s warmth and integrates Fortius Air 50 softshell material in areas requiring more stretch and airflow. The insulated StormHood offers added warmth, making this hoody perfect for chilly mornings at camp or high-altitude rest stops.

Taema Crop T-Shirt

For women, the Taema Crop T-Shirt offers a clean aesthetic with advanced materials for $70. Made from Phasic™ LT polyester, it’s breathable, light, and soft, ensuring comfort during any activity. The articulated patterning allows for free movement, while the durable anti-odor finish keeps you fresh. This versatile t-shirt is ideal for a variety of outdoor activities, making it a must-have for your hiking wardrobe.

Gamma Utility Short 5”

The women’s Gamma Utility Short takes functionality to the next level. Priced at $120, these shorts are made from Wee Burly Double Weave, blending elastane with recycled nylon for stretch and water repellency. The dual entry pockets serve both as hand and cargo pockets, expanding your storage options. The shorts’ articulated patterning and fabric stretch provide unrestricted mobility, ensuring you’re always comfortable on the trail.

Essent High Rise Utility Legging

The Essent Utility Leggings for women are a versatile choice for $140. These leggings are abrasion-resistant, breathable, and offer excellent stretch. The 360° stretch-mesh waistband pocketing secures small essentials, while the zippered security pocket and easy-access thigh pockets provide additional storage. Mesh panels at the lower leg enhance ventilation, and a wicking finish manages moisture, making these leggings perfect for high-speed adventures.

Cormac Arc’Bird Logo Shirt

The men’s Cormac Arc’Bird Logo Shirt, priced at $70, is designed for high-output mountain activities. Its recycled Phasic LT fabric wicks moisture, breathes, and resists odors. The large reflective Bird graphic improves visibility in low light, and the Merrow stitch seams minimize chafing, ensuring maximum comfort during your hikes.

Gamma Quick Dry Short 11”

For men, the Gamma Quick Dry Short is a top choice at $120. Made from high-performance TerraTex™ stretch nylon, these shorts are wind-resistant, durable, and quick-drying. The trim fit and articulated patterning provide freedom of movement, while the adjustable waist belt ensures comfort under a pack. With five zippered pockets, these shorts offer secure storage for all your essentials.

Aerios Bucket Hat

The gender-neutral bucket hat is Arc’teryx’s lightest and most packable shade hat, available for $70. Made from highly air-permeable Airshell stretch nylon, it keeps you cool and comfortable. The single-hand speed adjuster secures the fit, and the soft, breathable headband ensures comfort. This hat’s brim holds its shape, providing reliable sun protection.

Aerios 18 Pack

Rounding out the collection is the  Aerios 18, priced at $180. This pack is crafted from ultralight yet durable 210D Hadron LCP (Liquid Crystal Polymer) fabric that resists abrasion. Its highly adjustable fit and interchangeable harnesses allow for a personalized fit, while secure front pockets keep your essentials within easy reach. The Aerios 18 Pack is designed for agility and comfort, perfect for day hikes and mountain adventures.


What makes the Beta Lightweight Jacket special?
The Beta Lightweight Jacket offers complete waterproof and windproof protection while remaining lightweight and packable. It features a GORE-TEX ePE membrane, C-KNIT backer technology, and a helmet-compatible StormHood.

Is the Cerium Hybrid Hoody suitable for high-altitude hikes?
The Cerium Hybrid Hoody is designed with zonal heat mapping and Fortius Air 50 softshell material, making it ideal for high-altitude rest stops and cold environments.

Can the Taema Crop T-Shirt handle intense physical activity?
The Taema Crop T-Shirt is made from breathable, light Phasic™ LT polyester with a durable anti-odor finish, perfect for intense activities.

What are the benefits of the Gamma Utility Short?
The Gamma Utility Short offers stretch, water repellency, and dual entry pockets for extended storage options. Its articulated patterning ensures unrestricted mobility.

Why are the Essent Utility Leggings ideal for hiking?
These abrasion-resistant, breathable, and stretchy leggings have multiple secure pockets and mesh panels for ventilation, making them perfect for hiking and other outdoor activities.

Arc’teryx’s latest hiking gear collection combines innovative materials and thoughtful design to provide maximum comfort, protection, and functionality. Whether planning a short hike or a long trek, these essentials will ensure you’re well-prepared for any adventure. Explore the new lineup and gear up for a memorable outdoor experience.

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