Outdoor Jacket Reviews (Rain and Down Options) | Mountain IQ

Jacket Reviews

Best-rain-jackets-for-hiking

Looking for the best rain or down jacket currently on the market? Look no further! 

Our team have put over 40 different brands and models to the test. Here is our selection of the best rain jackets and down jackets by budget, weight, durability and more... 

In-depth Rain Jacket Reviews

Outdoor-Research-Foray-Jacket

The Outdoor Research Foray is a versatile and all-encompassing rain jacket. It has many useful features, which function well to make using this jacket efficient and successful...

The-North-Face-Apex-Flex-GTX

The North Face Apex Flex GTX provides excellent protection from the elements with its layered Gore-Tex fabric and Durable Waterproof Repellent (DWR) finish...

Arcteryx-Beta-SL

The Arc'teryx Beta SL is designed specifically as a lightweight, compact, emergency rain jacket for any situation and environmental conditions....

Patagonia-Torrentshell-Jacket

The Patagonia Torrentshell is a reliable rain jacket that is made from 100% recycled nylon fabric. This rain jacket is durable and will shield you from bad weather on your everyday excursions...

REI-Co-op-Drypoint-GTX

The REI Co-op Drypoint GTX is a lightweight and functional rain jacket that will keep you dry and comfortable as you trek through the outdoors. The Drypoint GTX is great value for money and is one of the top jackets in its class... 

Arc’teryx Cerium LT Hoody

the Arc'teryx Cerium LT jacket is very lightweight and breathable, while at the same time moisture-resistant and wind-resistant with durable water repellent (DWR) outer fabric...

Patagonia Down Sweater

This is most adventurers go-to down sweater. With 800-fill down power and durable water repellent on a ripstop shell, Patagonia Down Sweater is warm, water-resistant and windproof...

Mountain Equipment Lightline

The Mountain Equipment Lightline offers excellent insulation for added warmth in freezing conditions. It is windproof and water-resistant, with adjustable cuffs and a drawcord hem that seals in warmth...

The North Face Morph Hoodie

The North Face Morph Hoodie is lightweight, offers great warmth with 800-fill down and is low cost. The recessed hem and buckles ensures that you won’t end up getting snagged on anything while climbing...

Black Diamond Cold Forge Hoody

The Black Diamond Cold Forge Hoody is perfect for dry and wet conditions, with its PrimaLoft Gold Down Blend (70% down, 30% polyester). It is heavier than other down jackets...