Black Diamond Cold Forge Down Hooded Jacket – Women’s

The Black Diamond Cold Forge Down Hooded Jacket for women is warm and fairly lightweight. The down/synthetic blend keeps you warm even in damp weather. Some users found the long sleeves cumbersome, while others appreciated them, especially while climbing. The hood fits over a helmet, and a waist drawstring hem cinches down to keep warmth in. This jacket well designed and ready to accompany you on many chilly weather adventures.

The North Face ThermoBall Insulated Jacket – Women’s

The North Face ThermoBall Insulated Jacket for women is a fairly lightweight and warm synthetic jacket that is stylish enough to wear around town. It is best used as a mid-layer in cold temps or as a top-layer in moderate conditions. While the jacket may not breathe well enough for high intensity activities, for most other outdoor adventures, this is a good-looking and practical choice.

Icebreaker BodyFit 260 Tech Crew – Women’s

The Icebreaker BodyFit 260 Tech Crew for women is a lightweight, warm, durable, breathable, and non-constricting layer that is best used as an active layer. Like all base layers, the lack of water-resistance means this wouldn’t be ideal as an outer layer in wet weather, but the warmth combined with a flexible fit makes this a good choice for intense activities in a variety of conditions.

Backcountry x Flylow Pfeifferhorn Jacket – Women’s

The Backcountry x Flylow Pfeifferhorn Jacket for women was developed to serve all of your backcountry skiing needs, and look good doing it. Although only about a year old, this design has not disappointed many users, and people love its highly breathable but weather resistant fabric, athletic cut with extra coverage, and the well-designed pockets that can hold everything from extra hats to climbing skins. While there has not been much time to test for durability, the jacket is built with quality and hard use in mind.

Airblaster Freedom Suit – Women’s

The Airblaster Freedom Suit for women is a mobile and waterproof onesie that is designed for comfort and eye-catching style on the slopes. The non-restriction of movement and ease of wearing just one piece while skiing or snowboarding enhances the functionality of this suit, and despite having minimal insulation, it is suitable for a wide range of conditions. The lack of insulation and waterproof abilities in very wet climates may deter some hardcore skiers or snowboarders who consistently shred in tough climates, but for the general population, this attractive and fun option will withstand the elements.

Patagonia Triolet Jacket – Women’s

The Patagonia Triolet Jacket for women is a durable, extremely protective, adjustable, and functional 3-layer jacket, designed for braving the elements and alpine adventures. The technical abilities make this a great choice for consistent use in colder climates, while the number of pockets and heavier weight may make this not the best choice for intense activities or highly-mobile activities like climbing. The many features that enhance weather protection and increase warmth make this a top option for spending time in the backcountry.

Norrona Lofoten Gore-Tex Pro Jacket – Women’s

The Norrona Lofoten Gore-Tex Pro Jacket for women is best suited for those who enjoy having the flexibility of choosing their layers based upon the current conditions, instead of relying on one jacket as a do-it-all piece. The lighter weight of this jacket combined with the extreme weather resistance, adjustability, and high-quality construction, along with higher-tech features like internal wrist cuffs and pants that can be integrated, make this a great choice for alpine layering during all weather conditions.