Here's what other sites are saying:
At only 15.3 oz. yet extremely durable, the Arc'teryx Sphene men's shell jacket delivers Gore-Tex(R) Pro protection and specific features required for your backcountry ski and snowboard tours.
The Arc'teryx Men's Sphene Jacket is a waterproof shell for backcountry skiing and SnowBoarding. Pack it up or zip it up and Gore-TEX Pro 3L fabric delivers waterproof, windproof and breathable protection. Pit zips vent heat when you're working hard or close them off to keep any body heat inside. The e3D patterned shape complete with articulated elbows keeps movement natural so you can skin up the mountain and ski down it comfortably. A drop back hem for extra protection down the back and a StormHood that Fits over your helmet with ease. Cinch 'er down and ride. Features of the Arcteryx Men's Sphene Jacket Strong, supple and lightweight N40p-X 3L Gore-Tex Pro WaterTight Vislon front zip New RS pocket zipper sliders WaterTight pit zippers angled for easy access while wearing a pack Helmet compatible StormHood Two hand pockets, the left hand pocket contains an integrated pass holder Internal laminated pocket with zipper, mesh dump pocket Lightweight powder skirt with gripper elastic sections Die cut cuff tabs New hidden, Cohaesive, hood and hem adjusters A High tenacity nylon face fabric with a flat filament warp yarn and false twist textured fill yarn, backed with a micro-grid woven backer This fabric is lightweight, durable, and has excellent water repellency DWR finish and micro webbing zipper pulls Refers to advanced gusseting and articulation in our garment patterning that creates better range of motion in key Areas Ergonomic 3-Dimensional enhances your ability to move freely and can be found in many of our trim, athletic and expedition Fit garments The world's first WaterTight zippers to pass the W.L. Gore extreme wet weather test Hood designed for full weather protection The StormHood can be cinched with one-handed drawcords, allowing it to rotate with the head without obscuring vision when turning from side to side Front zipper height varies according to the intended use protects chin and neck from wind, Snow, and rain Tall collar for full coverage Micro-seam allowance 1.6 mm reduces bulk and weight Taped seams for added weatherproofness Chin guard with brushed microsuede facing for added comfort Cohaesive hem adjustments for ease of use with mittens or gloves
From tree-covered skintracks to steep-and-deep descents, the Arc'teryx Men's Sphene Jacket provides lightweight and packable protection. Made with a 3-layer Gore-Tex Pro fabric, this jacket offers durable waterproof, windproof protection while remaining breathable during high-aerobic activities. WaterTight underarm zippers prevent you from overheating on strenuous climbs, while the lightweight powder skirt keeps you dry during snowy descents. A helmet-compatible hood provides extra protection when the wind and snow begins to blow. The Sphene Jacket's fit leaves room for layering, whether it's a long-sleeved t-shirt on warm days or heavier midlayers on cold days.
Shop Arc'teryx Sphene Jacket - Men's-267380, 304265 with 5 Star Rating on 1 Review for + Free Shipping over $49.
Where to Buy
Help support this site by making your next gear purchase through one of the links above. Click a link, buy what you need, and the seller will contribute a portion of the purchase price to support Trailspace's independent gear reviews.
Patagonia Powder Bowl Jacket
$279 - $399
Eddie Bauer Neoteric Shell Jacket
Spyder Bromont Jacket
Dale of Norway Wyller Jacket
Helly Hansen Odin Mountain Jacket MK2
Arc'teryx Micon Jacket