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Aphix Insulated Hoodie - Men's

Arc'teryx Aphix Insulated Hoodie - Men's

Sale from $174.96 Reg. $249.95 30% Off

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  • blue
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  • orange
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Micro Puff Insulated Jacket - Men's

Patagonia Micro Puff Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $119.25 Reg. $159.00 25% Off

4 5 (6)

  • red
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Makalu Insulated Jacket - Men's

The North Face Makalu Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $239.16 Reg. $298.95 20% Off

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  • blue
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Torrentshell Insulated Jacket - Men's

Patagonia Torrentshell Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $194.35 Reg. $299.00 35% Off

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  • red
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Aphix Insulated Jacket - Men's

Arc'teryx Aphix Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $183.16 Reg. $228.95 20% Off

5 5 (3)

  • blue
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Red Blaze Insulated Jacket - Men's

The North Face Red Blaze Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $119.16 Reg. $148.95 20% Off

3 5 (2)

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Variant Insulated Jacket - Men's

Marmot Variant Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale from $110.47 Reg. $169.95 35% Off

5 5 (16)

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Thermostatic Insulated Jacket - Men's

Mountain Hardwear Thermostatic Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $149.96 Reg. $199.95 25% Off

5 5 (2)

  • green
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Isotherm Hooded Insulated Jacket - Men's

Marmot Isotherm Hooded Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale from $146.22 Reg. $224.95 35% Off

5 5 (2)

  • blue
  • gray
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Calen Hooded Insulated Jacket - Men's

Marmot Calen Hooded Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $113.72 Reg. $174.95 35% Off

5 5 (1)

  • gray
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Alpha Pro Insulated Jacket - Men's

Marmot Alpha Pro Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $157.46 Reg. $224.95 30% Off

4 5 (4)

  • blue
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Bombshell Insulated Jacket - Men's

Stoic Bombshell Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale from $213.85 Reg. $329.00 35% Off

5 5 (11)

  • black
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  • orange

Calen Insulated Jacket - Men's

Marmot Calen Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $108.71 Reg. $144.95 25% Off

4 5 (1)

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Central Insulated Jacket - Men's

Marmot Central Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $93.71 Reg. $124.95 25% Off

3 5 (2)

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Stance Belay Insulated Hooded Jacket - Men's

Black Diamond Stance Belay Insulated Hooded Jacket - Men's

Sale $148.85 Reg. $229.00 35% Off

5 5 (4)

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Alpinist Hybrid Insulated Jacket - Men's

Marmot Alpinist Hybrid Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $157.46 Reg. $224.95 30% Off

4 5 (5)

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Puffy Woods Jacket - Men's

Holden Puffy Woods Jacket - Men's

Sale $132.26 Reg. $188.95 30% Off

  • green
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Calen Insulated Jacket - Men's

Marmot Calen Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale from $101.46 Reg. $144.95 30% Off

5 5 (2)

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Belay Device Jacket - Men's

Millet Belay Device Jacket - Men's

Sale $129.97 Reg. $199.95 35% Off

5 5 (2)

  • gray
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  • red

Lofoten Primaloft100 Jacket - Men's

Norrøna Lofoten Primaloft100 Jacket - Men's

Sale from $214.83 Reg. $306.90 30% Off

5 5 (7)

  • blue
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Stance Belay Insulated Parka - Men's

Black Diamond Stance Belay Insulated Parka - Men's

Sale $224.25 Reg. $299.00 25% Off

5 5 (4)

  • green
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  • blue
  • orange

Calen 1/2-Zip Insulated Pullover - Men's

Marmot Calen 1/2-Zip Insulated Pullover - Men's

Sale $87.47 Reg. $124.95 30% Off

4 5 (3)

  • black
  • gray
  • white

Marangun Insulated Jacket - Men's

Mammut Marangun Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $209.26 Reg. $298.95 30% Off

5 5 (5)

  • red
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  • green
  • black

Gravitor Insulated Jacket - Men's

Mountain Hardwear Gravitor Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $237.22 Reg. $364.95 35% Off

5 5 (3)

  • black
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Rime Insulated Jacket - Men's

Mammut Rime Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $116.32 Reg. $178.95 35% Off

  • blue
  • red

Swindler Insulated Jacket - Men's

FlyLow Gear Swindler Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $103.97 Reg. $159.95 35% Off

5 5 (1)

  • gray
  • beige

Darwin WDS Insulated Jacket - Men's

Millet Darwin WDS Insulated Jacket - Men's

Sale $324.97 Reg. $499.95 35% Off

5 5 (2)

  • green
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How to Choose a Synthetic Jacket

 

Synthetic jackets can act as mid-layers, stand-alone jackets, or puffy parkas in the coldest of temperatures. Unlike down fill, synthetic insulation will provide insulation even when it’s wet. It’s also not nearly as expensive. The type of synthetic jacket you choose depends on what you’re going to use it for. For hanging out on belay, you’ll just want something warm. For cruising town in the cold add style to the warm and you’ll be set. If you’re skiing, backpacking, or climbing, then weight and features will make a big difference.

Waterproofing:

Most synthetic-insulated jackets use a lightweight or medium-weight nylon shell with a water-resistant DWR coating. However, a puffy with fully waterproof fabric can reduce the number of jackets you need if you think you’ll encounter wet weather.

Fit:

How you use your jacket determines which fit is best for you. Choose a slim, athletic, or medium fit if you’ll wear your down jacket as an insulating mid-layer, or opt for a loose fit if you plan to layer your down jacket over everything else.

Insulation:

A jacket with relatively little insulation makes an excellent choice as a versatile mid-layer when you’re moving or your primary layer when you’re just hanging out by the campfire. Opt for a jacket with more insulation if you’re standing around while belaying an ice climb, or you know you’ll encounter brutally cold weather.