The best balaclava will keep you warm on the coldest of days. Made with our bison down yarn this is the best protection for the entire head, face and neck. Both are thin enough to wear alone or as a base layer under a parka, helmet, hat. This will give you the coverage that you have been wanting without worries of sweating. Bison fibers have an amazing warmth and best of all natural wicking keeping you both warm and dry! So bring on the cold weather you are out for a ride on your bike, fishing, hunting, skiing or even running the dogs on the Iditarod, this will help what ever you winter brings you..
Choose from two Performance Blend
- Extreme Gear - 90% Bison 10% Nylon - the heaviest and warmest
- Pro Gear (this product) - 50% Bison 50% Silk - the lightest and best fitting under a helmet
- Full coverage for the head and neck
- Long enough to cover you neck and able to zip up a jacket
- Care; machine wash and lay flay to dry
- Sizing fits most
- self wicking fibers
Here at The Buffalo Wool Co., our yarn bases for all our gear is (and will always be) natural fibers. This means that the internal structure of your socks (the parts that touch your skin) will be made from bison fiber, merino wool, mulberry silk, and other 100% natural fibers.
The overall composition (the parts that touch your skin plus everything else) will include other materials like nylon or polyester. This is done to make the sock more durable and ensure that your socks work (and play) as hard as you do.
Yarn Base Composition
50% bison down / 50% Silk
Overall CompositionGuide to fiber composition
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Didn't order it in time for the -20 days, but there was still snow to plow when it arrived and DH said it worked so much better than the combo of hats, cowls and scarves he had been using. He would definitely recommend it!
nice and heavy and doesn’t fit so tight that it is uncomfortable
Most of you know what I'm talking about-you HAVE to go out in the frigid, blowing weather, whether you want to or not. Farms, jobs, fun-you will not mind going outside while wearing this Full Head Mask-it will keep you warm & dry. I just got a few strange looks from our farm animals, but they didn't mind not being able to see my full mug. LOL
Goose hunting, nothing even comes close. Light, warm, snug and comfortable. A great product and excellent design - fully functional (and easy to keep clean, too).
very warm while snowshoeing! Keeps you dry!
Bought this balaclava for added warmth during early Spring and late Autumn hunting. It fits well under caps and hoods. Some fleece balaclavas are too dense and thick to wear under headgear. The color does a great job of hiding my white hair.
Got this rig near the end (we think) of the Nebraska hats cold so my testing isn’t yet exhaustive. Having said that, on a few am walks probably 0-20ish maybe it proved to be plenty warm. The fit is a bit tight when worn the whole way down but it’s new so I figure it’ll stretch out some. Can’t wait for next deer season to really test it but if it’s like other buffalo wool products I’ve purchased from you guys I’m sure it won’t disappoint.
This balaclava got the approval of an Alaskan dog musher. Warm and comfortable.
S&D Spinning Mill, Millbury, MA, USA
Designed from the Ground Up
The Dearnley Family has been running S & D Spinning since the 1800s. This is one of the last large scale wool mills left in the U.S. and they are absolutely crucial to us keeping our production here in the U.S.