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The Outdoor Research Vanguard Jacket with Gore-Tex softshell to gives you top-shelf performance and protection from the resort to the backcountry. You don't always know where your adventures will take you--that's what makes them adventures. One minute you're carving corduroy under the lift and the next you're post-holing up the side of a mountain or catching the heli to the summit. This shell uses focused technology and smart design so you'll stay dry in heavy snow without feeling like you're trapped in a sauna.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
On Sale. Free Shipping. Outdoor Research Men's Vanguard Jacket FEATURES of the Outdoor Research Men's Vanguard Jacket Waterproof Windproof Breathable Movement Mirroring Stretch Fully Seam Taped Tonal Seam Treatment Water-Resistant Zippers Fully Adjustable and Detachable Hood Fits Over Helmet Adjustable Wire Brimmed Hood Bonded-in-Hood Cord locks Double-Separating Front Zipper Internal Front-Zip Stormflap Double-Sliding CrossFlo Chest-to-Hip Zippers Zippered Napoleon Pocket with Media Port Internal Shove-It Pockets Two Zippered Hand Pockets Inner Lift Pass Pocket with Drawcord Key clip Attachment Integrated Recco Reflector Removable Powder Skirt with LockDown Technology Articulated Elbows Thumb Drive Hook/Loop Cuff Closures Drawcord Hem
- Moosejaw refers to the men's version
Designed for the skier who needs ultimate protection across the widest range of climates, the GORE-TEX soft shell fabric of the Vanguard Jacket provides warmth and ultimate protection against wind, deep snow and wet storms.This product will be shipped directly from Outdoor Research and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only.. . . Waterproof, breathable, and windproof. Fully seam taped. Fully adjustable and detachable hood fits over helmet. Removeable powder skirt with lockdown technology. Articulated elbows for freedom of movement. Movement-mirroring stretch. Zippered Napoleon pocket with media port. Water-resistant zippers. Two zippered hand pockets. Internal shove-it pockets. Integrated recco reflector. Inner lift pass pocket with drawcord key clip attachment. Drawcord hem. Double-sliding crossflo chest-to-hip zippers
- EMS refers to the men's version
CLOSEOUTS . For the skier who just can't seem to hang around the designated and nicely groomed runs, there's Outdoor Research's Vanguard jacket, made for exploring all the side- and backcountry has to offer. It offers complete waterproof breathable, windproof protection, warm fleece lining, chest-to-hip adjustable ventilation, a removable powder skirt and interior stash pockets for gear. Available Colors: LEAF, PEWTER/SOLAR, BLACK, LEMONGRASS/FLASH, GLACIER. Sizes: S, M, L, XL, 2XL, XS, 2XS.
- Sierra Trading Post refers to the men's version
As the powder piles up and the call of the mountain is inevitable, protect yourself from changing weather and harsh conditions with Outdoor Research's Vanguard Jacket. Set your sights on fresh lines without worry of an elemental kibosh, the 3L GORE-TEX shell is waterproof, windproof, and breathable and is coupled with a fleeced-backed softshell body for bomber comfort and mobility. Equipped with zips that go from chest to hip for ultimate heat control. Onboard Recco reflector, removable powder skirt, and lots of pocket configurations.
- Mountain Gear refers to the men's version