Paddle Jackets

The top paddle jackets, reviewed and curated by the Trailspace community. Stores' prices and availability are updated daily.

Recent Paddle Jacket Reviews

Level Six Bonavista

rated 4 of 5 stars This paddle jacket is completely windproof and rainproof. It keeps me warm on rainy days paddling, when I wear it over a shortie wetsuit or over a merino wool shirt and shorts. This men's jacket suits women too. It's a fairly close-fitting style, so buy a size larger if you plan to layer it over a thick sweater. Kayaking on the West Coast near Vancouver and Seattle means needing rain gear — the real thing, not cheap stuff. This jacket is listed as "Made of eXhaust 2.5-ply waterproof-breathable… Full review

Kokatat Men's Tropos Light Drift Jacket

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a reasonably priced paddle jacket, very roomy and comfortable for paddling. I use to for cool weather canoeing, and it has served me well for that use. I have room for a light fleece under it, and room for a PFD over it. Though I am a woman, I use men's jackets, as I really prefer LONG sleeves. The jacket is very comfortable to wear while paddling, even as I wear it under a PFD. The sleeves have a roomy cut, and the velcro splash cuffs are soft, and not irritating as some velcro cuffs can… Full review

Extrasport Splash Top - Short Sleeve

rated 5 of 5 stars An excellent splash top that I was able to purchase at a steep discount. I have one (in grey) and also the long-sleeve version (red and white). They were both sold at a steep discount on STP, which is why I bought them without really realizing the utility. But I have since discovered that paddling jackets are far superior to wearing a regular rain jacket or shell, because the arm and neck gaskets keep water from running down your sleeves as you lift your arms to take a stroke. They are also cut… Full review

Stohlquist FreePLAY Jacket Long Sleeve
$224 - $299
NRS Flux Drytop Long Sleeve
$325
NRS Stampede Jacket L/S Long Sleeve
$250
Kokatat Gore-Tex Full Zip Kayak Paddle Jacket Long Sleeve
$284
Immersion Research Devil's Club Dry Top Long Sleeve
$320
NRS Rio Top Jacket Long Sleeve
$37 - $54
Kokatat Hydrus 3L Stoke Paddling Jacket Long Sleeve
$295 - $325
Immersion Research Long Sleeve Zephyr Jacket Long Sleeve
$69
NRS Grizzly HydroSkin Jacket Long Sleeve
$130
Kokatat Gore-Tex Rogue Dry Top Long Sleeve
$349 - $499
Kokatat Hydrus 3L Mythic Shorty Dry Top Short Sleeve
$269
NRS Hooded Rio Top Long Sleeve
$49 - $64
NRS High Tide Jacket Long Sleeve
$150
Immersion Research L/S Rival Jacket Long Sleeve
$206
NRS Endurance Jacket Long Sleeve
$70 - $99
Kokatat Gore-Tex Pullover Jacket Long Sleeve
$275
NRS HydroSkin 1.5 Jacket Long Sleeve
$130
prAna Mara Jacket Long Sleeve
$55 - $79
Immersion Research Arch Rival L/S Dry Top Long Sleeve
$358
NRS Stampede Shorty Play Jacket Short Sleeve
$180
Sweet Protection Supernova Dry Top Long Sleeve
$357
Stohlquist FreeRYDE Jacket Long Sleeve
$167
NRS Grizzly HydroSkin 1.5 Jacket Long Sleeve
$140
Kokatat Gore-Tex Paddling Jacket Long Sleeve
$205
user rating: 4 of 5 (1)
Level Six Bonavista Long Sleeve
user rating: 4 of 5 (1)
Kokatat Tropos Light Drift Jacket Long Sleeve
NRS HydroSkin Jacket Long Sleeve
$100 MSRP
Stohlquist Torrent ST Long Sleeve
$170 MSRP
Kokatat Tropos Blast Short-Sleeve Jacket Short Sleeve
Roxy Spring It On Rashguard Suit Long Sleeve
Kokatat Tropos Light Breeze Top Long Sleeve
Stohlquist Torrent SS Paddling Jacket
$110 MSRP
Kokatat Gore-Tex TecTour Anorak Long Sleeve
NRS Payette Jacket S/S Short Sleeve
$70 MSRP
O'Neill Imagine Jacket Long Sleeve
Kokatat Tropos Light Full Blast Jacket Long Sleeve
Stohlquist FreeFALL Jacket Long Sleeve
$329 MSRP
Kokatat Tropos TecTour Anorak Long Sleeve
Kokatat Gore-Tex Storm Cag Long Sleeve
Bomber Gear Hydrobomb Short Sleeve Dry Top Short Sleeve
Kokatat Tropos Storm Cag Long Sleeve
Kokatat Gore-Tex Trinity Drytop
O'Neill O'riginal GBS Front-Zip Long Sleeve
Kokatat Tempest Jacket Long Sleeve
Roxy High Line Rashguard Suit Long Sleeve
Stohlquist Torrent LS Paddle Jacket Long Sleeve
$120 MSRP
Stohlquist SplashDown ST Jacket Long Sleeve
$120 MSRP
Kokatat Tropos Super Breeze Jacket Long Sleeve
Kokatat Tropos Otter Jacket Long Sleeve
Bomber Gear Palguin Long Sleeve Dry Top Long Sleeve