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:

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

The Patagonia Boys' Torrentshell Jacket is a weather beater for taking on rainy or windy days. The tried and trusted H2No; Performance Standard shell is a 2.5 layer, 100% recycled nylon ripstop and Features a durable water repellent finish. That means your rambunctious boy can run about in the rain and mud and stay dry doing it. At least on his Upper half. School yard or camping, whenever the clouds Are releasing the rains. Features of the Patagonia Boys' Torrentshell Jacket H2No Performance Standard waterproof/breathable 2.5-layer recycled nylon with a DWR finish for seriously wet weather 3-panel hood with elasticized, under-the-brim gusset for protective Fit Full-length waterproof zipper with reflective webbing pull has internal storm flap Contrast color-blocked yoke has reflective tape on front and back Cuffs adjust with hook-and-loop closure Two zippered handwarmer pockets with reflective webbing pulls; one internal mesh drop-in pocket Drawcord at hem. Hand-me-down ID label

- Moosejaw

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

Your boy isn't going to let a little rainstorm stop him from making the most of his Saturday. Make sure he stays dry and protected by zipping him up in the Patagonia Boy's Torrentshell Jacket. The H2No Performance Shell blocks the rain while the relaxed fit leaves plenty of room for warm layers underneath.

- Backcountry.com