The Snugpak Poncho is a simple over the head, waterproof, smock style piece of useful kit that everyone should have. Designed to be worn over the user as well as the users backpack, if one is being utilized, to help keep you and your gear dry in a down pour. Its generous cut design can allow one to use as an emergency Bivvi if needed. Snugpak has gone above the old standard design of what most people think about when thinking of a poncho, they have included an adjustable hood and thumb loops in the design. Located on the chest is a Velcro map pocket with storm flap. Made out of Snugpaks exclusive Paratex Dry material and with fully taped seams which allows the shell to be 100% waterproof.