One of the best winter feelings you can find is warmth against the cold weather. Big bundles of blankets paired with fleece pajamas, a crackling fireplace and your favorite hot cocoa mug, you all know the feeling, and thanks to today’s jacket technology, you can feel the same winter warmth whenever you’re walking down the street. A good jacket is an investment, and insufficient outerwear makes for a long season, so to help you find the right jacket for you at Fin & Feather, here is a collection of some our warmest, most versatile, winter jackets in the store:
Yupik Parka – Fjallraven The Yupik Parka from Fjallraven is a large synthetic parka that extends to the thighs and with a waterproof shell and Supreme Micro Loft padding, the Yupik performs well against wind, rain, and snow. But it’s the small details that set this jacket apart including a detachable synthetic fur-lined hood, built-in hand warmers for the bellow pockets, and ribbed knitting at the neck to keep any winter breezes at bay.
Mountain Light Tri Jacket – The North Face A true winter, particularly an Iowan winter, is comprised of many different micro-seasons. Sunny days below zero, windy days above freezing, and everything in between, and there is no better jacket to handle every winter day and beyond than The North Face Mountain Light Tri Jacket. Featuring a 3-in-1 design, the GORE-TEX outer shell protects against wind and rain, while the mid-layer jacket beneath can add a little extra warmth, and zipped together they create the perfect combination to battle every type of weather the winter blows your way.
Ben London Jacket – Berghaus The Ben London Jacket from Berghaus takes winter wear up a notch with a 4-in-1 jacket made for the seasoned and first time outdoor lover. Comprising of a GORE-TEX outer shell complete with armpit zippers and zip-off hood, plus a Hydroloft insulated inner shell that is reversible depending on weather conditions, both jackets can be worn as single layers or zipped together to provide complete winter weather protection.
Guides Down Jacket – Marmot For the true winter and mountain athlete, the Guides Down Jacket is a versatile insulating layer that will keep you warm all winter long and pairs nicely with a lightweight waterproof outer shell on wetter days. With 700 Fill Power with Down Defender, this jacket responds well with dropping temperatures, and thanks to the power of down, is lightweight and responsive enough to perform well in your most active winter retreats.
Neutrino Endurance Jacket – Raab One of the more technical jackets on the sales floor, the Neutrino Jacket from Raab will surpass all your needs while either climbing up a mountain or snowshoeing over rolling terrain. Filled with 800FP Goose Down, waterproof zippers, Velcro-free adjustments, and Pertex Endurance outer coating (water-resistant, wind-proof), this jacket isn’t fooling around about letting you stay active in the winter months.
BodØ Down Lady Coat – Bergans of Norway Literally wrap yourself in down with the BodØ Down Lady Coat from Bergans. This parka-style coat reaches below the knees and has an optional zip-up component that can protect your chin and cheeks from the whirling cold, and with 700 fill down that is treated to be water and wind resistant, this jacket has the functionality of walking around in a sleeping bag with the style and fashion to look good while doing so.
Barkley II HydroDown Jacket – Berghaus What separates the Barkley II jacket from Berghaus from the rest of the pack is the HyrdoDown insulation. Part HydroDown and part synthetic, the Barkley II will be the best performing down jacket when it comes to rainy, wet, and snowy conditions. Add the detachable hood, hand-warmer pockets, and a covered front storm-flapped zip for warmer conditions, this could the right jacket for you for winters to come.
Montreaux Jacket – Marmot Beneath the style that comprises the Montreaux Jacket from Marmot is some battle-ready winter technology. All 700-fill of this down jacket is comprised of Marmot’s new Down Defender, which will make your winter jacket more adaptable to wet weather than ever before, and the inner fleece torso and sleeve lining, plus the detachable down filled, fur-line hood, ensure that no matter the weather, you’ll remain comfortable and stylish with the Montreaux jacket.
Katie Jacket – Lolë Featuring 600 fill of Lolë’s signature DownGlow, this lightweight yet warm-fitting jacket features versatile wearing options for everyday of the winter season. Long enough to keep you covered, but not so long to be considered cumbersome, the Katie jacket will keep out the wind and resist most water, making this jacket a strong option no matter the forecast.
Metropolis Parka – The North FaceOne of the most popular jackets on the sales floor for good reason, the Metropolis Jacket from The North Face has worked hard to find the line between versatility and fashion, and the Metropolis Parka exemplifies the perfect combination. Featuring 550 fill that covers your entire body, the Metropolis Parka now comes crafted with a slimmer upper body fit for a tighter fit, ensuring that you can stay warm and look good while doing it.