Specs

Weight 9.2 oz / 261 g
Fabric 2.5 Layer, 2.6 oz 50-Denier Nylon Ripstop / Waterproof/Breathable H2No® Barrier / Deluge DWR Finish

While the boys' version hasn't been reviewed yet, there are 4 reviews for other versions of the Torrentshell. Read all reviews »

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Patagonia's Torrentshell page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

He always frowns when rainy days keep him inside, so right the ship with the Patagonia Boys' Torrentshell Jacket. Made with Patagonia's waterproof breathable H2No Performance Standard membrane, the Torrentshell helps keep him dry during rain-riddled hikes, wet camping trips, and damp recesses. The three-panel hood has a secure elastic gusset, along with adjustable cuffs and hem, so there isn't a chance that raindrops will sink his boat.

- Backcountry.com

The 2.5 layer Torrentshell rain jacket from Patagonia is just the ticket when the dark clouds start rolling it. These 100% nylon ripstop jackets are durable, compressible and have a waterproof layer that will protect you from anything Mother Nature throws your way. Sealed seams, a large hood that can fit over a cap, a hook and loop closure storm flap, chin guard and adjustable cuffs and drawcord are a couple features that make this jacket so waterproof. Don't worry about whether or not your jacket can handle poor weather. Know you're covered with the Patagonia Torrentshell clothing.Features:Hood has elasticized sides to improve peripheral vision Built-in visor sheds rain, cuts glare Full-front zip with hook-and-loop closure storm flap and chin guard Micro-adjusting elasticized cuffs Two zippered side pockets with reflective zipper pulls, one inside drop-in pocket Raglan sleeves eliminate shoulder seams; internal drawcord at hem to keep out drafts High visibility reflective tape across back yoke 2.5-layer, 2.6-oz 50-denier 100% nylon ripstop with a waterproof/breathable H2No(R) barrier and a Deluge(R) DWR (durable water repellent) finish. Recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program 260 g (9.2 oz)

- Mountains Plus

The Patagonia Torrentshell boys' rain jacket lets him enjoy hiking, playing and even walking to school, regardless of conditions, covered in H2No Performance Standard weather protection.

- REI

Hot springs, icebergs and lush landscapes-if you visit the "Banana Coast," as locals call Greenland's southern shores, be prepared for wet weather. Our Boys' Torrentshell Jacket helps him enjoy it all, regardless of conditions, with H2No(R) Performance Standard protection that's durable, lightweight and versatile. To handle all manner of inclement weather, the 2.5-layer recycled nylon jacket is fully taped and has a waterproof/breathable barrier, a DWR (durable water repellent) finish and a full-length waterproof zipper with internal storm flap. Additional protection comes from the 3-panel, stay-put hood, which has an elasticized gusset under the brim; cuffs that adjust with hook-and-loop closures and a hem with an adjustable drawcord. The contrast color-blocked yoke has reflective tape on the front and back, and the zipper has a reflective pull. Two handwarmer pockets and one internal mesh drop-in pocket stash treasures.

- Patagonia.com