Mountain Hardwear Swift Jacket

2 reviews
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I was looking for a decent Gore-tex jacket that wouldn't…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Fabric: Gore-tex Paclite
Price Paid: $130

I was looking for a decent Gore-tex jacket that wouldn't break the bank too much. I stumbled across mine at US Outdoor Store.

Breathes/vents well, fits me good, I'm 5'8"-9". I use mine mostly for biking to work in Portland, OR. I kind of get soggy sometimes, even with all the vents open. That's when I'm commuting with my bike and messenger bag snugged tight. When I'm in the woods, on the other hand, it works like a dream, including when worn under my backpack.

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The Swift Jacket is relative light in its class. The…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Fabric: Paclite
Fill: no
Price Paid: E 275

The Swift Jacket is relative light in its class. The fit is typical MH. Sleeves are long enough for climbing. For really nasty weather I don’t think the hood is great. The hood can just handle a helmet, Ecrin is more difficult then Meteor. Venting possibilities are good.

Mountain Hardwear Men's Swift Jacket

Discontinued

The Men's Swift Jacket has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$103.98 - $260.00

The Mountain Hardwear Men's Swift Jacket is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen April 3, 2008 at Backcountry Outlet.

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