The North Face Leonidas Jacket


Weight 8 oz / 270 g
Fabric 20D 95 g / sq m (2.8 oz / sq yd) 100% Polyester HyVent® 2.5 L

Retailers' Descriptions

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Designed to keep alpinists dry on wet, vertical ascents, the women's Leonidas Jacket from The North Face features waterproof, breathable HyVent fabric with comfort-extending stretch.


You've got the summit on your mind, so let The North Face Women's Leonidas Jacket take care of that pesky weather while you concentrate on flashing this thing once and for all. The four-way stretch, fully seam taped Leonidas jacket is made with The North Face's HyVent 2. 5-layer shell to keep water at bay, and it's breathable enough to keep you feeling good once you start to sweat. The fully adjustable hood features a laminated brim to keep your view clear, and the pack and harness-compatible pockets let you still access gear after you're roped up.


Persevere through wet conditions in remote locations with The North Face Leonidas Jacket, an alpine workhorse and TNF's most versatile hard-shell jacket. Four-way stretch HyVent 2L provides durable, multi-layer waterproofing that remains breathable and comfortable during stages of intense climbing. Constructed with leak-proof fully taped seams to keep moisture from seeping in during prolonged exposure to wet conditions.

- Mountain Gear

Waterproof and seam taped, with four-way stretchFully adjustable, helmet-compatible hood with hidden cord locks and laminated brimHarness- and pack-friendly alpine handwarmer pocketsNonabrasive, molded cuff tabsHidden hem cinch-cord at center front zipNo-rise hem is slightly longer in the backSummit Series(R) collection is harness and pack-compatible Specifications Fabric: 40D 89 g/m_ HyVent(R) 2.5L-100% nylon plain weave with four-way mechanical stretchAverage Weight: 285 g (10 oz)Length from Center Back: 26Source: Imported

- River Sports Outfitters

Weight: 270 g (19.52 oz) Fabric: 40D HyVent® 2.5L — 100% stretch nylon The North Face Leonidas Jacket Features: Performance fit Waterproof, breathable, seam sealed Fully adjustable hood with hidden cord locks and laminated hood brim Polyurethane (PU) zips Two hand pockets Pit zips Storm-secure cuffs 3D print interior Summit Series® collection is harness and pack-compatible

- Teton Village Sports