Outdoor Research Helium II Jacket - Women's

While the women's version hasn't been reviewed yet, there are 4 reviews for other versions of the Helium II Jacket. Read all reviews »

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Built for flash-storm protection, the women's 100% waterproof, super-breathable Helium II weighs an incredibly light 5.5 oz. and packs down to the size of a granola bar!

- REI

The Outdoor Research Helium II Jacket was made for sudden storm protection. The new Helium II is 6% lighter and 10% more breathable than its predecessor. It is an ultra-compressible piece you'll never leave behind and offers 30% more waterproof protection than the original. The Helium II is so light and packs down so small, you'll forget it's in your pack until you throw it on to ward off a sudden mid-route downpour.

- CampSaver.com

The Outdoor Research Women's Helium II Jacket is an ultralight rain jacket for at-hand protection while Climbing or ultralight backpacking. The Helium II weighs in at 5.5oz (size medium) and packs into its own chest pocket for clipping to your harness or the outside of your pack for quick access. The Pertex Shield+ 2.5L fabric is 100% nylon 30D ripstop and fully seam taped, making it 100% waterproof. The zippers Are water-resistant to prevent leakage while the elastic cuffs and drawcord hem seal out drafts. Tiny package, huge waterproof results. Features of the Outdoor Research Women's Helium II Jacket Waterproof Breathable Lightweight Fully Seam Taped Water-Resistant Zippers Fully Adjustable Hood Single-Separating Front Zipper Internal Front-Zip Stormflap Zippered Napoleon Pocket Internal Pocket Doubles as Stuff Sack Carabiner Loop Elastic Cuffs Drawcord Hem

- Moosejaw

Providing the ultimate rain protection when you need it, Outdoor Researchs Womens Helium II Jacket packs down to about the size of a granola bar and weighs just 5.5 oz. making it barely noticeable until the weather turns south. Waterproof, breathable 100% Pertex Shield+ 2.5L nylon shell sheds water to keep you bone dry in the wettest conditions. Fully taped seams ensure waterproof integrity. Water-resistant YKK AquaGuard center-front zipper. Zippered Napoleon pocket plus an internal pocket that doubles as a stuff sack. Elastic cuffs and drawcord hem for a near-custom fit. Fully adjustable hood. Imported. Sizes: XS-XL. Colors:Typhoon, Black/Flame, Apple, Hydro, Pewter, Ultraviolet, Night, Scarlet. Size: Large. Color: Night. Gender: Female. Age Group: Adult. Material: Nylon. Type: Jackets.

- Cabela's

Perfect for the fast and light adventurer, the Helium II Jacket from Outdoor Research provides complete weather protection for only 6.4 ounces. This jacket has been revamped making it lighter, more breathable, and able to withstand nastier storms thanks to its Pertex 2.5L fabric. An adjustable hood and hem, elastic cuffs, and zippered chest pocket offer much needed comforts without sacrificing extra weight.

- Mountain Gear