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OR NinjaClava (Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2006)

For head/neck protection on the trail, in your sleeping bag, or robbing a bank, this new balaclava is light, stretchy, and warm.


by Will Rietveld | 2006-01-30 03:00:00-07


At 1.8 ounces the new Outdoor Research NinjaClava is one of the most versatile pieces you can carry in your pack. In cool weather it’s capable of keeping your head warm day and night, and in cold weather it makes a great baselayer. In particular, it makes a great sleeping hat because it covers your face and neck.


The OR NinjaClava provides good face and neck warmth for just 1.8 ounces.

The NinjaClava is unique in that it will cover all but your eyes, and has slots on the sides for eyeglass frames to fit through. It has a nylon face with polyester 100 weight fleece backing that is stretchy and warm.

Specifications and Features

  • Manufacturer: Outdoor Research (
  • Fabric: nylon/polyester stretch fleece
  • Features: full head and neck coverage (except eye area), slots for eyeglass frames
  • Weight: 1.8 ounces (size L/XL)
  • MSRP: $24


"OR NinjaClava (Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2006)," by Will Rietveld. (ISSN 1537-0364)., 2006-01-30 03:00:00-07.