Two days after I bought this jacket, I climbed a 14'er…
Fabric: Triple Point
Price Paid: $110
Two days after I bought this jacket, I climbed a 14'er (14,000 ft.) in Colorado. I brushed a tree on the way up and it ripped the left sleeve about 6 inches. I own a lot Lowe Alpine gear and this is the first problem I've had. Anyway, if you buy or own this jacket. BE GENTLE.
I am 6'8" and this was the roomiest waterproof/breathable…
Fabric: Triple point ceramic
Price Paid: $200
I am 6'8" and this was the roomiest waterproof/breathable jacket I could find outside of the Columbia line. Although a little small in the arms when I start to layer, it has worked very well in week trips to the wet Oregon coast and snow storms in the Sierras.