Norrona Lofoten Gore-Tex Primaloft Jacket
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Brave the harshest weather winter has to offer with Norrona's warmest jacket, the Men's Lofoten Gore-Tex PrimaLoft Jacket. Backcountry. com is the only place in the US where you can get this Norwegian masterpiece, and after you ski in it you'll understand why the Scandinavians wanted to keep it to themselves. The Gore-Tex fabric is guaranteed waterproof and breathable to keep you dry from the outside as well as the inside, and it's tough to withstand abuse. Originally designed by the US Army to mimic goose down, Primaloft insulation is has a high warmth-to-weight ratio to keep you warm without adding a ton of bulk. In fact, it's so light and compressible that this jacket packs into its own pocket. And unlike down, Primaloft resists moisture and still insulates when wet. A removable powder skirt keeps snow out on deep days, and you can even snap it to your Norrona pant for added protectionAn articulated fit ensures the jacket moves with you whether you're hiking up or skiing down. The helmet-compatible hood easily fits over your brain bucket, and it has a one-hand adjustment cord so you can tighten it when the storm picks up. Stretch wrist gaiters keep snow from getting up your sleeves, and a goggle wipe lets you clear your lens when it gets dirty. Multiple zippered pockets keep your essentials close at hand, and an internal pocket keeps your phone shielded from the elements.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version