The Baselayers Package includes these Polar Expedition Essentials at a 10% discount were you to purchase the items individually. It's a great "must have" package for any Polar Adventurer and includes:
- Midweight Thermal Top & Bottom set
- Pair of BioSensor Glove Liners by Outdoor Research
- Tilley Expedition & Walking Socks (you get 3 pairs!)
- Sport Briefs
Midweight Thermals - Men's and Ladies' sizes
High on the list of "recommendations" for Alaska is this excellent set of midweight long underwear, made of technologically-advanced fabrics designed to take moisture away from the body and disperse it for rapid evaporation. See Midweight Thermal Tops and Pants' in the Outerwear section for a full description.
BioSensor Liners - Men's & Ladies' Sizes
i-Touch compatible, these gloves by Outdoor Research are "Merino Wool Glove Liner Meets Hi-tech". Warmth doesn't 'come any better' than it does in the form of Merino wool, but the stainless steel fabrication in the tip of the index finger and the thumb makes them touch-screen friendly!! See BioSensor Liners in Glove section for a complete description.
Tilley Expedition & Walking Socks
These are the most comfortable socks you'll ever wear! Specifically designed for walking and hiking, they're warm in the winter, spring, and fall, and quite comfortable in the summer. These socks are made primarily of Merino wool with a bit of Teflon in the toe and heel to reduce blister causing friction. They're guaranteed to be UNHOLeY for 3 years. See a more complete description in the Footwear category.
Extremely versatile, this balaclava is stretchy enough to wear as a neck gaitor or a hat as conditions mandate. The Polypropylene fabric offers light insulation and excellent moisture management. Flat seam construction and contoured shape make it extremely comfortable to wear. Comes in 2 sizes.
Sports Briefs -Men & Women
These Capilene briefs by Patagonia are stretchy, supportive and quick drying. Every Traveler should have a pair. Leg openings and the seamless waist won't roll, bind or chafe. Mens have a fly-free front panel for insulative efficiency. Womens have a breathable mini-rib crotch.
BioSensor Glove Liners:
Expedition Walking Sock Sizes:
Thermal Pant Size:
Thermal Top Size: