Tilley Hiker's Hat with Cooling Insert

Regular price $115.00

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The sun-protective Hiker's Hat is designed with an evaporative cooling insert, powered by HyperKewl™, to help relieve heat stress during treks. A rear brim loop provides a place to securely clip your Hat in place when not in use. These unique features, plus all the usual Tilley Hat benefits make this the ultimate hat for the trail!

Features:

  • Maximum sun protection - fabric is certified UPF 50+, the highest given
  • An abundance of shade - broad brim protects from both sun & rain
  • Keeping cool - the HyperKewl™ Evaporative cooling material absorbs & slowly releases water through evaporation to help ‘super charge’ the body’s natural cooling process
  • Guaranteed for life
  • 3/4" mesh insert around the top provides extra ventilation
  • Front & back wind cords system secures Hat in gusty conditions
  • Water-repellent finish keeps off the rain
  • Pocket in crown holds the insert and is made with mesh to help increase airflow for maximum evaporation
  • Buoyancy – stays afloat in water
  • A rear brim loop provides a place to securely clip your Hat in place when not in use
  • Made in Canada

Brim size: Front & back: 3 1/2”; Sides: 2 1/2”
Under brim color: Khaki under brim is Olive. All other colors have the same under brim color as body of hat
Weight: 3.8oz / 108 grams
Fabric: Hat: 98% organic cotton; 2% spandex - lightweight, breathable, sueded for a soft touch & with some give for a comfort fit HyperKewl™ Evaporative Insert: 100% polyester mesh on the outside; interior is 53% polymer fibres; 47% cellulose fibres
Care: Remove HyperKewl™ insert before washing hat. Machine wash hat in cool water, delicate cycle or hand wash; Reshape & air-dry.

How to use your HyperKewl™ Evaporative Insert: Soak the insert in cold water for up to 5 minutes – insert into the hat. The airflow through the mesh panel will start the evaporative cooling process. The cooling insert is expected to provide temperatures that are approx. 10 to 15 degrees fahrenheit cooler than ambient temperature depending on airflow. It will not feel like an air-conditioner on your head – it will super charge the natural evaporation process to help you feel comfortable on the trail. High humidity will diminish the fabric’s ability to evaporate water.

*Makes the perfect gift for your favourite someone who enjoys long sunny walks, hikes or vacations in warm places!

Once purchased and received, don't forget to register your Tilley hat online through their website (within 90 days).

Tilley hats are guaranteed for life against normal wear and tear, poor worksmanship or faulty material. If something is wrong they will repair and replace your hat! If your hat is lost or stolen within the first 2 years, Tilley will replace the hat at half the cost.

**Unsure of your hat size? Follow these steps:

  1. Grab anything you can use to measure the crown of your head and a ruler.
  2. Wrap your measuring tool around your head. Make sure the bottom touches right above your eyebrows while going straight around your head. Compare that measurement against a ruler to get your size (both inches and centimeters are fine).
  3. Refer to the sizing chart included in the images to determine which hat size corresponds to your measurement.