Specs

Weight 4 oz / 113 g
Fabric 1 oz 15-Denier 100% Nylon Ripstop / DelugeĀ® DWR Finish

While the women's version hasn't been reviewed yet, there are 8 reviews for other versions of the Houdini Jacket. Read all reviews »

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Patagonia's Houdini Jacket page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Whether you are up El Cap, rim to rim in the Grand Canyon or touring the Silveretta Traverse, don't go without our up-for-anything Houdini(R) Jacket. It encourages improvisation with its weather-resistant 100% nylon ripstop fabric that blocks wind and withstands abrasion on multihour adventures. The slim fit accommodates a baselayer or a light midlayer; the improved hood cinches with a single pull and won't pinch your ears; cording, toggles and cuffs are all trim and lightweight. Half-elastic cuffs seal the wrists, and a drawcord cinches the hem. It packs snugly into its own small, vertically zippered chest pocket, which has a reinforced clip-in loop for attaching to your hydration-pack straps. A DWR (durable water repellent) finish coats the shell and the center-front zipper. With a reflective logo on the left chest and center-back neck.

- Patagonia.com

Offering water-resistant protection from the elements, the women's Patagonia Houdini jacket is a featherweight, but full-featured running shell.

- REI

The Patagonia Women's Houdini Jacket is an ultralight, ultra-packable wind jacket. Made with 100% ripstop nylon fabric, this jacket is abrasion resistant and does a great job blocking out the wind. The Slim Fit will keep this layer out of your way, but you can easily Fit a light to midweight layer underneath. Toss it on when you need some coverage, and stuff it into its own chest pocket when not in use. Clip it to your pack or harness and you won't even know it's there. You'll be glad to pull a Houdini; out of your hat if you get roped into an entangled situation. Features of the Patagonia Women's Houdini Jacket Featherweight 100% Nylon ripstop with a DWR finish Zippered chest pocket converts to stuffsack with a reinforced carabiner clip-in loop Hood adjusts in one pull, won't block peripheral vision Durable half-elastic cuffs, drawcord hem Reflective logo on left chest and center-back neck Can be worn over baselayers and light midlayers

- Moosejaw

Even when the weather's iffy, escape outdoors with the Patagonia Women's Houdini Jacket tucked in a pocket or pack. If those clouds on the horizon end up carrying a shower, you're ready for them with this ultra-lightweight, water-resistant jacket.

- Backcountry.com