Outdoor Research Skyward II Jacket

Retailers' Descriptions

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Outdoor Research Men's Apparel Clothing Skyward II Jacket - Men's Firebrick/Carob. The Skyward Jacket and Pants have earned awards and #1 spots on athlete-favorited gear lists but we still saw room for improvement. An updated trimmed-down aesthetic adds versatility suitable for other alpine sports and we've injected even more stretch into the Skyward's face fabric to enhance your range of motion during dynamic activities. Backcountry-specific features and movement-enhancing fabric performance combine for the softest pair of hard shells you've ever trusted.

- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version

Totally waterproof, super breathable, and incredibly lightweight, AscentShell technology is the surefire way to provide high-exertion alpine athletes with complete protection against ice, snow, wind, and however else the weather tries to thwart a perfectly planned ski tour. The Skyward Jacket and Pants have earned awards and #1 spots on athlete-favorited gear lists, but OR still saw room for improvement. An updated, trimmed-down aesthetic adds versatility suitable for other alpine sports, and OR has injected even more stretch into the Skyward's face fabric to enhance your range of motion during dynamic activities. Backcountry-specific features and movement-enhancing fabric performance combine for the softest pair of hard shells you've ever trusted.

- Summit Hut refers to the men's version

Fully waterproof, breathable and super lightweight AscentShell(TM) technology makes the men's Outdoor Research Skyward II the breathable jacket you want for the backcountry protection you need.

- REI refers to the men's version

The Outdoor Research Men's Skyward II Jacket is a stretchy lightweight hardshell intended for backcountry skiing. Yep, it's a waterproof shell jacket, but it's designed for improved mobility and breathability for alpine travelers who move fast. TorsoFlo; side zips open up wide so you can find that Goldilocks zone of ventilation while riding. Features of the Outdoor Research Men's Skyward II Jacket Helmet compatible hood Wire-brimmed halo-hood YKK aqua guard zippers YKK aquaguard vislon zippers Torsoflo venting - hem-to-bicep Two internal shove-it pockets Dual chest pockets Zip hand pockets Internal media pocket Internal front stormflap Integrated hood cordlocks Brushed tricot-lined collar Key clip Waterproof Breathable Wind-resistant Air permeable Fully seam-taped Electrospun membrane Movement-mirroring stretch Double-separating center front zipper Pocket placement above harness or pack belt Articulated elbows Thumb drive hook / loop cuff closures Elastic cuffs Elastic drawcord hem Lightweight, waterproof and air permeable fabric Technology for active pursuits when breathability is essential Fabric Details AscentShell 3L, 88% Nylon 12% Spandex 50D stretch plain weave face with 100% Polyester 50D knit backer

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

The Outdoor Research Skyward II Jacket is exactly what your looking for when it comes to a dedicated, high-exertion touring setup. Whether that means up a skin track or down a rappel, this jacket has got you covered with AscentShell(TM) technology. Totally waterproof, super breathable, and incredibly lightweight, the Skyward II builds on the already popular Skyward with a slightly slimmer fit and more stretch for improved versatility across all alpine activities.

- evo refers to the men's version

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