Arc’teryx Beta AR Jacket – Men’s

The Arc’teryx Beta AR Jacket for men is an extremely durable 4-season hardshell that provides reliable protection from the elements in all conditions. The comfort, combined with extreme-weather protection, make this a top choice for serious outdoor adventurers who can afford this high priced item.

Marmot Minimalist Jacket – Men’s

The Marmot Minimalist Jacket for men is a good choice for a sturdy, weather-resistant, and comfortable jacket, featuring a substantial and adjustable hood, and waterproof specifications. The heavier weight compared to ultralight jackets and lack of breathability make this not ideal for intense aerobic activities.

The North Face Apex Bionic 2 Softshell Jacket – Men’s

The North Face Apex Bionic 2 Softshell Jacket for men is a decent choice for those needing a moderately-protective jacket, without worrying about style or intense activity. The weather-resistance, pockets, comfort, available colors, and layering ability make this a good choice for casual use, with the non-adjustable wrist closures and lack of breathability making it not the top choice for prolonged outdoor use.