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
$209 - $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
$170 - $189
Immersion Research Devil's Club Dry Top Long Sleeve
$340
NRS Rio Top Jacket Long Sleeve
$44 - $54
Kokatat Hydrus 3L Stoke Paddling Jacket Long Sleeve
$295 - $325
Immersion Research Long Sleeve Zephyr Jacket Long Sleeve
$50
NRS Grizzly HydroSkin Jacket Long Sleeve
$130
Kokatat Gore-Tex Rogue Dry Top Long Sleeve
$499
Kokatat Hydrus 3L Mythic Shorty Dry Top Short Sleeve
$269
NRS High Tide Jacket Long Sleeve
$150
Immersion Research L/S Rival Jacket Long Sleeve
$150
NRS Endurance Jacket Long Sleeve
$100
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
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
NRS Hooded Rio Top Long Sleeve
$43 MSRP
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
Sweet Protection Supernova Dry Top Long Sleeve
Kokatat Tropos Super Breeze Jacket Long Sleeve
Kokatat Tropos Otter Jacket Long Sleeve
Bomber Gear Palguin Long Sleeve Dry Top Long Sleeve