The Youth Helios Sun Hat by Outdoor Research provides both sun protection and moisture management. This broad-brimmed hat has a UPF 30+ sun rating with a headband to move moisture away from your young one's brows, and a wide brim to offer an oasis of shade. The drawcord adjustment keeps it snug on long trails or blustery paddles. Outdoor Research has built a stylish and comfortable summer hat for kids in the Helios Sun Hat.
- SolarShield construction with taped seams in a Taslan checkered fabric.
- UPF 30 for sun protection.
- Foam-stiffened brim which floats.
- TransAction headband for moisture management.
- External drawcord adjustment and removable chin cord with cordlock.
- Brim 2.5?
- Avg. wt. 2.2 oz.
What kind of material is this hat made of? And is it moisture-wicking? Cool for summer?
Asked on 1/24/2012 by Hiker girl from PA
The Helios is made of SolarShield™ construction with taped seams in a Taslan checkered fabric. Taslan nylon is hydrophobic and will wick moisture instead of holding onto moisture. The headband to move moisture away from your young one's brow.
Answered on 1/26/2012 by Steve from Campmor
What age child would this hat fit?
Asked on 6/2/2011 by Anonymous
Kid's S/M L/XL
US. 10-13 1-6
Answered on 6/3/2011 by Steve from Campmor