The North Face Chakal Jacket – Men’s

The North Face Chakal Jacket for men is a protective, warm, and versatile option that works well for a variety of weather conditions. If you need a jacket that is windproof, waterproof, and stylish for use on or off the mountain, this jacket could provide a solid and dependable option that works for a range of outdoor activities and environments.

Patagonia Descensionist Jacket – Men’s

The Patagonia Descensionist Jacket for men is a breathable, durable, and compatible option that works well as an outer layer to protect against tough conditions. Although this jacket does not have enough warmth to wear as a stand-alone jacket on cold or very snowy/windy days, it provides mobility, comfort, and versatility for use as a layering option.

Burton Covert Insulated Jacket – Men’s

The Burton Covert Insulated Jacket for men is a high-quality, weather-protective, and comfortable choice that works well for outdoor activities. Despite having some sizing and fit issues, if you try this jacket on before buying, you will have a great layering option, long-lasting jacket, and lightweight choice for a variety of weather conditions.

Patagonia PowSlayer Jacket – Men’s

The Patagonia PowSlayer Jacket for men is an adjustable, lightweight, and breathable option that is well-suited for those who want a combination of a lighter layer that can also be very protective in inclement weather. Despite being expensive and not the most durable, this jacket could be a good choice for skiers and boarders who need a versatile layer that can be worn in almost any condition.

Flylow Cooper Jacket – Men’s

The Flylow Cooper Jacket for men is a durable, versatile, and functional option that works well in almost any outdoor activity. With the ample mobility and full range of motion provided by the cut and the fabric used, this jacket is a good choice for active outdoor athletes. Despite the material not being necessarily the ‘best’ at one thing, this jacket is a highly-versatile layering option suitable for intense weather.

686 Smarty 3-in-1 Form Jacket – Men’s

The 686 Smarty 3-in-1 Form Jacket for men is a high-quality, waterproof, and comfortable jacket to wear all-day-long on the mountain. Despite not being as thick as some hoped and the material being a bit clingy, the jacket provides weather protection and warmth for a thinner jacket. Although many users like the fit, it might be too tight in the sleeves for climbing functionality.