softshell


REI Signal Peak Soft-Shell Jacket

REI Signal Peak Soft-Shell Jacket – Great price for a great jacket. Most of the time I wold prefer a soft shell jacket over a fleece jacket. Sure, there are times when a fleece jacket is perfect, but to me, soft shell jackets seem to be a lot more versatile than your basic fleece. The only problem is that all […]


Arc’Teryx Venta AR Jacket

Arc’Teryx has regularly put out some amazing piece of outdoor gear. The Arc’Teryx Venta AR Jacket is just another one of the prime examples of this. I like just about everything that these guys come out with, but I usually can’t afford any of it, as it is usually way out of my budget. The Arc’Teryx Venta AR Jacket on […]


Columbia Waypoint Rain Shell

Columbia Waypoint Rain Shell – Super affordable rain shell. In early 2008, the Columbia Waypoint Rain Shell made the cut into Outside Magazine Gear of the year issue. One reviewer said it best when they said this; “Lets put it this way: if the other jackets listed here are Audis, the Columbia Waypoint Rain Shell is a Toyota.” While the […]


Outdoor Research Mithril Stormshell

Outdoor Research Mithril Stormshell – A very affordable softshell jacket Softshell jackets are perfect for when you need something more than a fleece. The only problem is, that a quality softshell doesn’t come cheap. That is, unless you know about the Outdoor Research Mithril Stormshell jacket. The Outdoor Research Mithril Stormshell jacket is a tough and well constructed softsehll jacket […]


Mountain Hardwear Alchemy Jacket

Mountain Hardwear Alchemy Jacket– One of the best softshell jackets out there. All around tough, the Mountain Hardwear Alchemy Jacket is durable, abrasion resistant, and completely windpoof. Do any amount of research and will find that the Mountain Hardwear Alchemy Jacket is the best softshell in the industry. Considered to be one of the best designs out there, its easy […]


Patagonia Ready Mix Jacket

Patagonia Ready Mix Jacket – Outside Magazines The Gear of the Year 2005 Award Winner Its pretty much hard to go wrong with anything made by Patagonia. The Patagonia Ready Mix Jacket is no exception. This softshell jacket is the perfect mixture of foul weather protection, breathability, and lightweight design. Its no wonder the Patagonia Ready Mix Jacket won the […]