The original 1938 Mount Mansfield Ski Patrol relied on authentic knitwear for warmth and temperature regulation. Designed to capture the performance and comfort of traditional patrol sweaters, the Patrol Knit is comprised of Italian spun merino fibers who properties deliver exceptional protection and moisture wicking characteristics. The classic V-neck and British Millerain waxed cotton paneling deliver a classic garment presentation, coupled with attributes of timeless quality and durability.
100% Merino yarn for softness, form fitting comfort and lasting durability.
Natural wool body offers moisture wicking, temperature regulation and odor control.
Reinforced British Millerain canvas shoulder panels for sturdy wear.
Classic, shallow V-neck design inspired by alpine sport heritage.
Rib knitted hem and cuffs for insulating comfort from the elements.
Water resistant pocket at chest for ease of access and dry storage.
"The fabrics are all-natural and hard wearing, and the cut is Saville Row." - Men's Journal
The Patrol Knit considers the performance needs of Mount Mansfield’s inaugural class of Patrollers, with upgrades aimed to aid those who continue to uphold the legacy of the National Ski Patrol’s dedication to winter safety and service.
When it came time to choose waxed canvas, the decision was clear: British Millerain, a historic UK mill that has been producing best in class fabrics for 135 years
A look back at the sweaters that have kept alpinists warm since the early days of alpine sport.