Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Jacket

Specs

men's
Average Total Weight 9 oz
Average Fill Weight 3 oz
Insulation 850+ Fill Power Goose Down

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Western Mountaineering's Men's Hooded Flash Jacket page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash jacket is a great balance of warmth, weight, and performance. They designed this jacket o provide sufficient warmth for the less extreme climate ranges with the least amount of weight. The shell fabric is a tightly woven material that weighs only 0.9 oz. per square yard! There are no cordlocks on this garment because they have finished the hood and waist with lightweight elastic piping to seal out the cold. The pockets are insulated with down on both sides, and the full zipper has insulated draft protection. This jacket is both comfortable and functional. It is extremely lightweight and has just enough warmth, yet its not too bulky.

- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version

The Western Mountaineering Women's Hooded Flash Jacket is a down jacket for hiking and exploring through cold weather. Built for warmth, but not for extreme climates, it can be worn as an outer layer or mid layer with ease. The 850+ fill power goose down combines with the 0.9oz dot-ripstop nylon shell fabric to provide an incredibly lightweight jacket that provides the warmth. Stash it in your pack so you'll always be ready through an unexpected cold front or wear it from trail head all the way to the end. Features of the Western Mountaineering Women's Hooded Flash Jacket 850 fill power down for excellent warmth to weight ratio and compressibility Insulated hood and pocket Reflective elastic piping helps to seal out the cold and keeps you visible Light and packable Down filled draft tube behind zipper keeps cold drafts from poking through YKK Reversed coil zipper

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

The Flash Down Jacket from Western Mountaineering dishes out a measured balance of warmth and light weight. Perfect for working the alpine line when you don't want to lug around that massive yeti of a coat you've had in the back of your closet for years.

- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version

Western Mountaineerings quest to find the perfect balance of warmth weight and performance has resulted in a very exciting new garment the Hooded Flash jacket They designed this jacket to provide sufficient warmth for the less extreme climate ranges with the least amount of weight The shell fabric is a tightly woven material that weighs only 09 oz per square yard There are no cordlocks on this garment because we have finished the hood and waist with lightweight elastic piping to seal out the cold The pockets are insulated with down on both sides and the full zipper has insulated draft protection This jacket is both comfortable and functional It is extremely lightweight and has just enough warmth yet its not too bulkyFeatures 850 Plus Fill Power Goose Down Insulated hood Down Filled Front Pockets Lightweight Reversed Coil Zipper Lightweight 09 oz DotRipstop Nylon Shell Fabric Down Filled Draft Tube Behind Zipper Available In Unisex Sizing From Extra Small Through Extra Large Average Total Weight 9 oz Average Fill Weight 3 oz Made In Canada

- Bentgate.com refers to the men's version