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An in-depth review of the best Marmot jackets available in 2019. Buying Guide
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Best Marmot Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
A marmot is a member of the rodent family and is a social creature that lives in dense mountainous regions. What does this have to do with jackets, you ask? The 2 founding members of Marmot, Dave Huntley and Eric Reynolds, developed the Marmot Club while on a school expedition in Alaska. After this b...
An in-depth review of the best Under Armour jackets available in 2019.Buying Guide
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Best Under Armour Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
As far as sportswear companies go, Under Armour is more or less a baby. The brand was founded in 1996, making it only 23 years young at the time of publication. With offerings from sports bras to athletic shoes to outerwear and everything in between, athletes can rest assured that they will find what...
An in-depth review of the best heated vests available in 2018. Buying Guide
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Best Heated Vests Reviewed & Rated for Warmth
So, you’ve decided to finally take up that mountain climbing expedition that you kept telling yourself you’d get to eventually, and there’s just one takeaway you have from the experience so far: it is very, very cold up there. Indeed, the top of the world is not one for the faint of heart, or the mod...
An in-depth review of the best cargo vests available in 2018.Buying Guide
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Best Cargo Vests Reviewed & Rated for Quality
Do you work in an environment where you might need a lot of pockets? Like in the construction or manufacturing industry? Or maybe you just like the look of a good cargo vest. Whatever your reason, we have you covered. We have put together a comprehensive list of our favorite pocket filled vests ju...
An in-depth review of the best kids snow jackets available in 2018. Buying Guide
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Best Kids Snow Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Warmth
Well, winter’s rolled around at last. How do we know this? Well, we’re just making assumptions based on speculations born from the 10 inches of snow that has effectively buried your house. But that could mean anything, really. In all seriousness, it’s time to break out the winter ge...
An in-depth review of the best Patagonia jackets available in 2018.Buying Guide
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The 10 Best Patagonia Jackets Fully Reviewed
Patagonia: the name is like a sweet tender kiss on the lips of a frozen traveler. If you’re caught out in jack frost’s brutal playground on a cold winter night, then Patagonia is your best bet at not only survival but style as well. One is left perplexed to name a brand more synonymous wi...
An in-depth review of the best Canada Goose jackets available in 2018.Buying Guide
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Best Canada Goose Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
When winter rolls around, warmth becomes the top priority of your wardrobe. Especially if you live in cities such as Chicago or New York, where recent years have seen record low temperatures, you want to stay as warm as you possibly can when you exit the house. However, just because you have to stay ...
An in-depth review of the best windbreaker jackets available in 2018.Buying Guide
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Best Windbreaker Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
When the weather gets a little chilly outside, having the right apparel can protect you from the elements. Spring and autumn are known for rainy and windy days, so you’ll want something that can keep you dry and comfortable during times like these. But you also want something that looks good al...
An in-depth guide for the best down coats available in 2019Buying Guide
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Best Down Coats Reviewed and Rated for Quality
We’re just about a paragraph or so away from the scientific details about the long jacket so stay tuned. But the fact is that we like long coats because they’re filled with the stuff that keeps animals warm in the wild, and they don’t even have coats unless they have overly solicitous owners. They ca...
An in-depth review of the best kids rain jackets in 2019Buying Guide
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Best Kids Rain Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
We live in a world where there are many product options in the marketplace, no matter what you are looking to buy; especially clothing. When it comes to buying a rain jacket for your child, there are many features to consider. Parents select the most favorite jacket for their child based on the jacke...
An in depth review of the best Nike running jacketsBuying Guide
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Best Nike Running Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Performance
Filling the gap between no jacket and a heavier winter jacket, running jackets are the perfect middle ground for mobility and functionality that will keep you warm through that long run. With a company whose name originates from Greek mythology as the personification of victory, Nike running jackets ...
an in-depth review of the best hunting coats of 2018Buying Guide
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Best Hunting Coats Reviewed & Rated for Comfort
So you are a hunter and you need a great hunting coat to keep you comfortable so you can focus on the hunt instead of the elements? Well, then we've got you covered. We have put together a list of our top 10 favorite hunting coats. You need a good coat to keep you well hidden and comfortable, whic...
an in depth review of the best winter coats in 2018Buying Guide
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Best Winter Coats Reviewed for Warmth & Comfort
Chances are that if you are reading this list you live somewhere cold, or are at least going to visit a place that is cold. To do so effectively, you will need a winter coat. Without one, not only are you at risk for getting sick, frostbitten, and freezing to death, but you are destined to feel absol...
An in depth review of the best flannel jackets in 2018Buying Guide
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Best Flannel Jackets Reviewed for Extreme Cold
Many jackets can be worn year-round; however, nothing exemplifies fall and winter style like the perfect flannel jacket. The best flannel jackets reminisce to the rustic, outdoor nature of this strong, yet comfortable wearing fabric. Many brands are finding better and newer ways to modernize them for...
An in depth review of the best running jackets in 2019Buying Guide
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Best Running Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
As the temperatures outside plummet, it gets harder and harder to stick to your workout regiment. I myself have been guilty of waking up early with the noble intention of running a few miles before work only to be met with frigid winds upon opening my front door. Only one thing runs through your mind...
An in depth review of the best Carhartt coats in 2018Buying Guide
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Best Carhartt Coats Reviewed & Rated for Quality
Carhartt coats are some of the best outdoor jackets on the market. Many people who work outdoors need a way to keep warm in the early spring, fall, or winter. The Carhartt brand has become a name that is analogous to hard work in the great outdoors. These are high-quality jackets that resist the elem...
An in depth review of the best fleece jackets in 2018Buying Guide
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Best Fleece Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
Fleece jackets are an ideal garment for whenever the weather is cool but not cold. Why? Because even though they offer warmth, they tend to be lighter in weight. So, if you are going to be adventuring in subzero weather, definitely invest in a proper jacket. But in the meantime, fleece jackets are id...
An in depth review of the best coumbia jackets in 2018Buying Guide
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Best Columbia Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
The Columbia Company is an industry leader in outdoor apparel and products, ranging from boots, jackets, shirts, pants and many other things for 80 years. The Columbia Company was founded back in 1938 as a very small, family owned hat company. Since then, Columbia has grown into a very well-liked bus...
An in depth review of the best tactical vests of 2018Buying Guide
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Best Tactical Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality
Although tactical jackets were originally designed for military use, they have become a very popular option among hunters and other outdoor enthusiasts. They are both, practical and functional, while some are even stylish enough for everyday use. This type of apparel is designed to keep active people...
an in-depth review of the best gore-tex jackets in 2018Buying Guide
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Best Gore-Tex Jackets Reviewed & Tested for Quality and Protection
We all know how unpredictable and messy the weather can be. Bad weather can really ruin your trip or outdoor fun, especially if you’re not ready for it. Whether your hunting, hiking or just playing your favorite outdoor sport, wearing the right apparel can protect you from the harsh weather, an...
An in depth review of the best heated jackets in 2018Buying Guide
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Best Heated Jackets Reviewed & Rated for Quality and Use
Regular jackets keep you warm, but heated jackets take that extra step. When you’re mountain climbing or in harsh conditions, a heated jacket can keep you from having to carry on more bulk than necessary to keep warm. And as an added benefit most of them can charge portable products. But you may be a...
An in depth review of the best hunting jackets in 2018Buying Guide
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Best Hunting Jackets Reviewed and Rated
Its hunting day and you have all of equipment set up and ready to go. Your rifles have all been cleaned and scoped properly, so your sight lines will be sharp. You have taken the time to set up your blind, and ensure it’s in proper working order, and the blind now all packed up and ready to go. You h...
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An in-depth review of the Marmot Guides Down Hoody.
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Marmot Guides Down Hoody
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Outdoor activities have become increasingly more popular over the years due to accessibility and better equipment. Being in the third wave of the technological revolution, advancement in technology and the byproducts of technology has helped manufacturers produce superior products in order to protect...
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An in-depth review of the North Face Venture 2
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The North Face Venture 2
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Why do our fingers and toes get cold first the second we are in colder temperatures? Have you ever noticed how quickly our fingers and toes start to get cold when we get outside? Even if we are wearing mittens and winter boots? Our first thoughts may be "I don't think these mittens/boots are very goo...
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An in-depth review of the Marmot Minimalist jacket.
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Marmot Minimalist Jacket
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Finding a good outdoor jacket is not the easiest task in the world. If you are someone who loves hiking, backpacking, or any other activity that pertains to the outdoors, you know how important it is to find gear that will suit all of your needs. You will need to find something that is comfortable an...
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An in-depth review of the Arc'teryx Incendo.
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9.0
Arc'teryx Incendo
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One thing that all runners can agree upon is that having the right running gear is crucial for if you want to have an effective time on the trail. This also includes jackets, though one might not realize that even the clothes you wear could impact the effectiveness of your run. It is important for a ...
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An in-depth review of the Patagonia Torrentshell.
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Patagonia Torrentshell
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Anyone who enjoys spending time outdoors, whether it be for walking or for performing activities such as climbing, hiking, or skiing, knows that it is important to have a jacket that will withstand all types of weather conditions. While you ideally avoid doing much when it is raining and storming out...
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An in-depth review of the Patagonia Nano Puff.
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Patagonia Nano Puff
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A challenge of fishing in the winter is to do it without adding bulk. Bulky clothes keep a person warm but make casting difficult. They also do not fit well in waders. To wear layers on top of waders defeats the purpose. Highly compressible outer layers are the solution. They must provide wind pro...
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An in-depth review of the North Face Aconcagua.
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8.4
North Face Aconcagua
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The North Face Aconcagua Jacket was created for hiking but is all-around weather resistant and warm jacket with many uses. It is a tough garment that will not disappoint whether it is used for rugged use, city life, activities, sports, or casual wear. A Durable Water Repellent finish on the exteri...
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An in-depth review of the Marmot Montreaux.
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Marmot Montreaux
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Imagine being comfy and content in temperatures of 15° F. When temperatures begin to drop, having a Marmot Montreaux makes people happy. It is insulated with high-quality 700 fill-power down. Standing in one place at a little league football game or taking the dog for a walk is not an issue. The ...
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An in-depth review of the Columbia Alpine Action.
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Columbia Alpine Action
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Have you found yourself itching to ski as snow piles up in the mountains? Imagine what it would be like to spend a day in powder paradise. Cold weather and wet snow are no match for the Columbia Alpine Action Jacket with its breathable and waterproof Omni-Tech membrane, polyester insulation, and Omni...
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An in-depth review of the North Face Arctic Parka II.
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North Face Arctic Parka II
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When facing the cold, whether because of weather or because you enjoy the colder peaks of mountain tops, you are going to want a coat to keep the chill out. Of course, when you go looking for yours, you are going to look for a name you know and can trust to do as promised, and North Face definitely h...
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An in-depth review of the Columbia Ascender.
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Columbia Ascender
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Cold weather can often lead to poor circulation, illness and potentially dermatological issues. It is important, especially in areas that get fairly cold, to bundle up even if traveling by car. City dwellers sometimes forget that even if parking in heated parkade just to drive to another heated parka...
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An in-depth review of the Mammut Kento.
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Mammut Kento
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With an array of colors from black to bright, the eye-catching Mammut Kento hooded jacket will keep you warm, dry, and feeling stylish as you trek across the globe or across the mall parking lot. If you are willing to pay the price tag and take care of the item, it will see you through rain, wind, an...
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An in-depth review of The North Face Thermoball.
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9.0
North Face Thermoball
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Staying warm in cooler climates is important. It's often you will see individuals dressed inappropriately in the cold despite the health warnings typically associated with doing so. Not dressing appropriately for cold weather has several impacts on one's health including affecting immune systems. It ...
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An in-depth review of the North Face Resolve 2
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The North Face Resolve 2
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When out on the trails or even when out and about in town, there is nothing worse than being caught in the rain. Rain has a way of making us feel both sullen and cold. Rain can also cause a deep, bone chilling cold that is hard to warm up from. This is why Gore-Tex became so popular. Gore-Tex is a po...
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An in-depth review of the Arc'Tyrex Cerium jacket.
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9.5
Arc'Teryx Cerium
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The Arc’Teryx Cerium LT Hoody has everything you would expect from the company that is known for its innovative products. The hybrid insulation and premium materials used sets this hoody apart from the competition. It has Down Composite Mapping which is using down and synthetic material that is...
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An in-depth review of the Arc'teryx Fortrez.
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Arc'teryx Fortrez
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The Arc'teryx Fortrez Hoody is a technical fleece created with comfort in mind. The hoody is a piece that can be worn by itself or easily used for layering to get your desired performance needed. The Fortrez hoody is designed with Hardface Technology, Polartec Power Stretch technology for warmth and ...
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