Simms BugStopper Hoody – Steel Heather

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Simms BugStopper Hoody – Steel Heather


A favorite of Alaskan guides and anglers, the BugStopper Hoody is comfortable, keeps insects off your arms and neck and the Insect Shield confuses mosquitos so they are less apt to land and bite you. If you are in bug country this is a must-have garment.

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From Simms:

Mother Nature has her ways of testing our priorities. Biting bugs will challenge the resolve of the even the most dedicated angler. Keep those annoying little buggers off your skin with the tech-heavy BugStopper® Hoody. This men’s quick-drying hoody sports Insect Shield® for long-lasting relief from biting insects and COR3 fabric to fight odors and wick moisture to keep you dry through it all. It’s rated to UPF 50 for sun protection, and the arms and shoulders are cut for a full range of motion and a natural cast.

  • Quick-drying, wicking, anti-odor, & UPF 30
  • Long-lasting insect protection
  • Flatlock seam construction for maximum comfort
  • Articulated hood
  • Machine wash & dry. See garment label for details.
FABRIC TECH: 100% polyester
WEIGHT: 7.2 oz. (204.2 g)

Brad Elfers has been a fly fishing & river guide in Alaska since 1993.He opened Alaska Fly Fishing Goods in 1998.
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