Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket
Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket – High quality down jacket.
Sometimes on gear heavy winter hikes, pack space can be at a premium. One thing you don’t want to skimp on during a winter hike is warm clothing. Because down jackets are so packable, its only natural to bring one a long. In light of this, I offer up the Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket as a prime candidate for that premium spot in your pack. This bad boy offers up plenty of warmth and takes up very little room in your crowded pack.
Buy the prange version of the Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket and cinch up the hood and you might be mistaken for Kenny from South park. Jokes aside, the Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket is sure to keep you warm. This thanks to the prime 850 power down fill. The premium fill is the only thing keep you warm though. The Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket also using baffling to help keep the down from bunching up and creating cold spots in the jacket.
Another warm feature of the Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket is its hood. Unlike some other down jackets that don’t offer a hood, the Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket sports a down filled hood. Throw that on top of your beanie or ear covers and your head will be super toasty and protected against the elements.
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Why they rock:
- Prime 850-fill-power goose down is warm, lightweight and compressible; baffles secure insulation to maximize heat retention and increase longevity
- Exceptionally lightweight downproof polyester fabric features a Durable Water Repellent finish to shed light rain and snow
- Nylon taffeta lining wicks moisture, dries quickly and eases layering
- Angel-Wing Movement sleeve construction allows unhindered range of motion
- Down-filled hood cinches close to hold in warmth
- Insulated draft tube backs full-length front zipper and restricts entry of cold air
- Includes two zippered handwarmer pockets and a mesh water bottle pocket
- Jacket packs into its own zippered stuff pocket—no separate stuff sack needed
- Hem and cuffs adjust to seal out the cold
- Droptail hemline is higher in front to increase mobility and longer in back to provide extra coverage
Seat-of-the-pants rating: 8 out of 10
Marmot makes great gear and the Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket is no exception. Quality materials and a well thought out design make the Marmot Greenland Baffled Down Jacket perfect for any extreme cold weather hike and out door activity.
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