Rain Jacket

Gear Review: Mountain Hardwear Lithosphere

Gear Review: Mountain Hardwear Lithosphere

Rain-wear can save your life. It's an important part of your set up. But it can get a little overwhelming figuring out what works for you. Do you shell out...

Mar 31, 2017 : Mary Beth Skylis
Gear Review: Helly Hansen Loke Rain Jacket and Pants (M/W)

Gear Review: Helly Hansen Loke Rain Jacket and Pants (M/W)

The world can be a cold, wet, and windy place. So when venturing out into the elements you need to make sure you've got the right jacket for the job....

Nov 26, 2016 : Kenny Howell
Review: Montbell Convertible Rain Jacket and Pants

Review: Montbell Convertible Rain Jacket and Pants

The good part about hiking through three days of persistent rain is that it grants ample opportunity to learn the efficacy of your rain gear. This is precisely the hand I was dealt when...

Aug 5, 2016 : Zach
Gear Review: Columbia’s OutDry EX Diamond Shell Rain Jacket

Gear Review: Columbia’s OutDry EX Diamond Shell Rain Jacket

Rain gear can be quite the necessity out on the Appalachian Trail because, let's admit it, it's a wet and rainy place. Columbia's OutDry Extreme line of waterproof jackets is...

May 2, 2016 : Madison Dragna
Gear Review: Women’s Outdoor Research Aspire Rain Jacket

Gear Review: Women’s Outdoor Research Aspire Rain Jacket

Outdoor Research Women’s Aspire Rain Jacket Basic Specs: waterproof breathable GORE-TEX with Paclite, 100% polyester 13.7 oz. pocket acts as stuff sack $215 I tested the

Apr 16, 2016 : Carla Robertson
Gear Review: Arc’teryx Zeta LT

Gear Review: Arc’teryx Zeta LT

Worn occasionally, generally into the bottom of a pack, rain jackets are very often mistreated and over-looked. After destroying my less expensive rain jacket, I was delighted to test out a more

Apr 13, 2016 : Ashli Baldwin
Gear Review – Outdoor Research Helium II Women’s   

Gear Review – Outdoor Research Helium II Women’s  

Disclosure: The following product was donated for the purpose of review.  This article might sound more like an ode to Fit: I am using a size small. I am 5’4”, about...

Jul 29, 2015 : Maggie Wallace