Black Diamond
Women's Approach Down Vest

Suitable for
Specific activity
  • Alpine Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Hiking
Slim Fit
Down Density
800 Cuin
Down blend
90/10 down
  • Elastic piping
  • stand-up collar
  • Chin protector
  • YKK®
  • Front pocket
  • Zipped side pocket(s)
General Material Properties
  • Breathable
  • Water repellent
  • Insulated
  • compact
Sustainability Features
  • RDS certified
  • PFC-free water treatment
Outer material
100% polyamide
Inner material
100% polyamide
100% down
Functional Material
  • Down
  • DWR
Black Diamond


<p>The Approach Down Vest from Black Diamond - here the women's version - is a super-warm lined, extremely lightweight, and packable down vest.</p><p>With 800 cuin HyperDRY™ goose down and a super-lightweight outer material treated with a PFC-free water-repellent finish, the waistcoat keeps you warm exactly where you need it: on your torso. The arms remain free for freedom of movement and temperature equalization.&nbsp;</p><p>Side zipped pockets and a chest pocket, stand-up collar, and elastic edging are the practical details of the waistcoat.</p><p>The Approach Down waistcoat works well as a base layer for ice climbing, as a light thermal layer for alpine tours, for hiking or whenever you need a packable thermal layer.</p>
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