The North Face Darkwind Shell

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A hybrid wind shell, the Darkwind Shell from The North Face puts stretch soft shell panels across your back for optimum breathability and freedom of movement when you're wearing a pack. Windblocking polyester makes up the front and arms and prevents convective heat loss throughout your core. Your hipbelt won't get in the way of the pack-compatible pockets.

- Mountain Gear

The North Face Darkwind Shell jacket for men is two-faced, but we mean that in a good way. Wind-resistant front and highly breathable back work to ensure comfort when climbing with a pack. Tightly woven recycled polyester with a Durable Water Repellent finish blocks wind and sheds water. TNF(R) Apex Aerobic fabric on back promotes breathability in the areas a pack normally covers; additional DWR finish fends off rain when worn alone. 2 zippered front pockets are pack and harness compatible. The North Face Darkwind Shell jacket features a hidden cinch cord accessed via the pockets for a snug, personalized fit. Closeout.


The North Face Men's Darkwind Jacket doesn't just have wind-resistant protection; it has wind-blocking 0-5 CFM-rated fabric in the body and lightweight 10-15 CFM TNF Apex Aerobic softshell in the back panel and underarms. This hybrid design means optimal breathability along with with windproof performance. The Darkwind is water-resistant for extra protection when you're hiking up mountainsides or running through forests in damp weather. A brushed collar lining provides chafe-free comfort, while a hem cinch-cord keeps out chilly drafts. The cinch-cord adjustment sits in the pockets for handy convenience.


On Sale. Free Shipping. The North Face Men's Darkwind Shell Jacket DECENT FEATURES of The North Face Men's Darkwind Shell Jacket Wind permeability rated at 0-5 CFM for body, and back fabric TNF Apex Aerobic wind permeability rated at 10-15 CFM Brushed collar lining Two secure-zip hand pockets Hem cinch-cord adjustment in pockets The SPECS of The North Face Men's Darkwind Shell Jacket Average Weight: 11 oz / 320 g Center Back Length: 27.5in. Body: 98 g/m2 (3.457 oz/yd2) 77% recycled polyester, 23% polyester with DWR Back: 90D 246 g/m2 (8.67 oz/yd2) 90% polyester 10% elastane TNF Apex Aerobic with DWR This product can only be shipped within the United States. Please don't hate us.

- Moosejaw

A hybrid construction creates a versatile soft shell that s highly wind resistant without sacrificing overall breathability. The front of this jacket provides excellent protection when exposed to the wind, while the back features TNF Apex Aerobic four-way stretch technology for improved ventilation and mobility while wearing a pack. A DWR (durable water repellent) finish sheds moisture during light rain showers while hiking the trails. Adjust the hem-cinch cord in the zippered pockets for a snug fit that keeps out the draft. Finished with a brushed collar lining for next-to-skin comfort.

- The North Face

The North Face Darkwind Shell

previously retailed for:
$47.97 - $80.00

The North Face Darkwind Shell is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen December 18, 2013 at Mountain Gear.

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