ExOfficio BugsAway Lumos Hoody
Featuring Insect Shield technology to protect from Alaska’s famous flying pests, the wicking, quick-drying Lumos Hoody is a great option for summer excursions. Other features include a lightweight mesh weave that allows for ample airflow, and a hood and thumb loops to cover your head and hands when the bugs get bad.
StormR Fusion Jacket & Bibs
MSRP: $259.99 each for Jacket & Bibs
If you’re looking for the best of the best in raingear for your next Alaska outing, we think this might be the place to start. StormR’s new, 100% seam-sealed Fusion Series jacket and bibs offer a DWR-treated, windproof, waterproof, breathable shell combined with high-stretch neoprene panels for increased range of motion and superior comfort. The series incorporates VAPR Tech, the lighter-weight equivalent to StormR’s Neoprene Core Technology to create striking, advanced-protection raingear.
Gage Anuri Hooded Jacket & Pants
MSRP: Jacket $127 Pant $114
These unique mid-layer garments can be worn underneath rainwear in the stormy, wind-swept conditions frequently encountered by Alaska’s enterprising anglers. With their windproof, water-resistant material and high-loft fleece lining, Anuri covers fishermen from head to toe in cozy comfort, while at the same time, the breathable design keeps wearers from overheating during strenuous activity.