Ratings Overview - Fleece Jacket

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Patagonia R3 Hoody

 Patagonia R3 Hoody
Lightweight, warm, and incredibly breathable, the Patagonia R3 Hoody takes all the features from the beloved R1 and gives us even more, securing it our Editors' Choice Award for the second year in a...  read more >
$199

Editors' Choice Award
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Warmth - 9 of 10
9
Comfort - 10 of 10
10
Breathability - 8 of 10
8
Layering Ability - 9 of 10
9
Style - 6 of 10
6
Weather resistance - 7 of 10
7
Weight - 5 of 10
5
Patagonia R1 Hoody

 Patagonia R1 Hoody
The Patagonia R1 Hoody is a timeless classic and the standard for mid layers. Its tried and true design has been fiddled with over the years, but it still has the features we love: a balaclava style...  read more >
$159

Top Pick Award
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Warmth - 7 of 10
7
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 9 of 10
9
Layering Ability - 10 of 10
10
Style - 5 of 10
5
Weather resistance - 7 of 10
7
Weight - 10 of 10
10
Arc'teryx Fortrez

 Arc'teryx Fortrez Hoody
The Arc'teryx Fortrez Hoody is a thoughtfully designed, super comfy technical fleece with a unique balaclava feature and slim, climber-centric fit. Our testers loved wearing this jacket as a stand...  read more >
$199

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Warmth - 6 of 10
6
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Breathability - 6 of 10
6
Layering Ability - 8 of 10
8
Style - 8 of 10
8
Weather resistance - 8 of 10
8
Weight - 8 of 10
8
Mountain Hardwear Monkey Man Grid II Hooded

 Mountain Hardwear Monkey Man Grid II Hooded
The Mountain Hardwear Monkey Man Grid II is a high lofted fleece with a comfy muppet fur texture, thumb loops, and a warm, and a snug fitting hood. Its look and feel is remarkably similar to our...  read more >
$180

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Warmth - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Layering Ability - 6 of 10
6
Style - 4 of 10
4
Weather resistance - 6 of 10
6
Weight - 7 of 10
7
Black Diamond CoEfficient Hoody

 Black Diamond CoEfficient Hoody
The Black Diamond CoEfficient Hoody is a sleek, stripped down technical piece optimized for climbing. Featuring a long and narrow cut, this was our lead tester's go to jacket for winter cragging and...  read more >
$159

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Warmth - 4 of 10
4
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Breathability - 10 of 10
10
Layering Ability - 10 of 10
10
Style - 5 of 10
5
Weather resistance - 5 of 10
5
Weight - 10 of 10
10
Marmot Reactor

 Marmot Reactor
There are plenty of folks out there who will spare no expense, shelling out big bucks for the most deluxe, high performing outdoor clothing. Then there are those of us who spend as little as...  read more >
$95

Best Buy Award
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71
Warmth - 5 of 10
5
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Layering Ability - 8 of 10
8
Style - 8 of 10
8
Weather resistance - 6 of 10
6
Weight - 10 of 10
10
Patagonia Performance Better Sweater Hoody

 Patagonia Performance Better Sweater Hoody
Comfortable, warm, and stylish, the Patagonia Performance Better Sweater Hoody is our favorite of the "around town" style focused fleeces in this year's review. The knitted fleece looks and feels...  read more >
$159

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71
Warmth - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Breathability - 5 of 10
5
Layering Ability - 6 of 10
6
Style - 10 of 10
10
Weather resistance - 5 of 10
5
Weight - 6 of 10
6
The North Face Fuseform Progressor Hoody

 The North Face FuseForm Progressor Hoodie
The North Face FuseForm Progressor Hoody is a lightweight fleece that strikes an excellent balance between style and technical features. Our testers loved wearing this jacket around town just as...  read more >
$179

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Warmth - 5 of 10
5
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Breathability - 5 of 10
5
Layering Ability - 7 of 10
7
Style - 10 of 10
10
Weather resistance - 5 of 10
5
Weight - 6 of 10
6
The North Face Denali 2

 The North Face Denali 2
The North Face Denali 2 is an updated version of the classic North Face fleece jacket, first debuted all the way back in 1988. Its fans are legion and you'd be hard pressed to find an outdoor...  read more >
$179

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Warmth - 10 of 10
10
Comfort - 5 of 10
5
Breathability - 3 of 10
3
Layering Ability - 3 of 10
3
Style - 8 of 10
8
Weather resistance - 10 of 10
10
Weight - 3 of 10
3
Arc'teryx Covert Hoody

 Arc'teryx Covert Hoody
The Arc'teryx Covert Hoody is a well constructed, casual knit style fleece that lives up to the quality we've come to expect from Arc'teryx. Snug cuffs and a waistband keep this jacket in place...  read more >
$199

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Warmth - 7 of 10
7
Comfort - 6 of 10
6
Breathability - 4 of 10
4
Layering Ability - 4 of 10
4
Style - 9 of 10
9
Weather resistance - 7 of 10
7
Weight - 4 of 10
4
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Columbia Steens Mountain

 Columbia Steens Mountain 2
The Columbia Steens Mountain 2.0 is the least expensive jacket in this year's selection. Can a $60 jacket keep you warm? Yes! Much to our surprise and delight, this fleece kept our testers as warm...  read more >
$60

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Warmth - 6 of 10
6
Comfort - 5 of 10
5
Breathability - 4 of 10
4
Layering Ability - 4 of 10
4
Style - 4 of 10
4
Weather resistance - 7 of 10
7
Weight - 5 of 10
5
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