A featherweight phenom, the minimalist Essence packs a serious punch. The state-of-the-art NanoPro™ MemBrain® fabric is waterproof and 140 percent more breathable than previous technologies. An attached hood, integrated cooling vents and a free-moving design don’t detract from the sleek, streamlined shape. Pocket-less, except for a single chest pocket, this hooded diva weighs in at a slight 5.8 ounces making her stealthy and ready to run.

Featuring the latest NanoPro™ MemBrain® Technology - the updated Essence is now 140% more breathable than our previous lamination technology. You won't be disappointed!


  • Superlight 12 denier Marmot® NanoPro™ Membrain® Waterproof/Breathable Fabric
  • 100% Seam Taped
  • Adjustable Hood with Laminated Moldable Brim
  • Chest Pockets with Water Resistant Zips
  • Integrated Cooling Vents
  • Asymmetric Cuffs with Elastic
  • 360 Reflectivity
  • Elastic Draw Cord Hem
  • Angel-Wing Movement™


  • Weight: 5.8oz (164.4g)
  • Materials: NanoPro™ MemBrain® 100% Nylon Ripstop 1.5 oz/ yd
  • Center Back Length: 27in
  • Fit: Athletic Fit
  • Breathability: 47,000gm + /24hrs
  • Waterproofness: 20,000 mm

Marmot once again revolutionizes the waterproof/breathable category with the introduction of Marmot NanoPro™. Marmot NanoPro's™ Dynamic Air Permeability allows for air exchange to more quickly shed moisture vapor without compromising waterproof performance or wind protection.  This innovative new technology provides you with superior comfort and extraordinarily durable weather protection. Marmot NanoPro™ offers exceptional consumer value and cutting edge performance. 

Marmot NanoPro™ utilizes a new microporous technology with a pore structure that is 30% smaller than previous generations. These very small, very densely packed pores allow for enhanced breathability while maintaining excellent waterproofness. This pore structure is also air permeable allowing for dynamic air exchange. Combined, this creates a fabric that is incredibly comfortable through a wide range of activities.

Protected from direct abrasion by a layer of very small non-organic particles, NanoPro™ creates a comfortable dry touch feeling next to skin.

NanoPro™ MemBrain®
The most comfortable 2.4-layer lamination we've ever created. Its unsurpassed breathability and superb waterproofness make it our high performance choice for lightweight 2.5-layer garments. At an impressive 47,000+ gm /24 hr breathability, it is up to 140% more breathable than our previous technology. Waterproofness 20,000+ mm.


SKU 3258
Shipping Weight 0.1650kg
Shipping Width 0.400m
Shipping Height 0.020m
Shipping Length 0.400m
Shipping Cubic 0.003200000m3

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