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Editors' Choice Award
An all-around softshell jacket that is at home in the mountains but looks good in town as well.
Combining good looks with above average on-trail performance, this is a versatile and useful jacket.
Best Buy Award
While not the most weatherproof jacket, this wind resistant softshell allows for ultimate mobility for climbers and adventurers on a budget.
This is the most weatherproof jacket we reviewed, and it is an excellent option for climbers and skiers requiring above average protection in the mountains.
Top Pick Award
With a trim fit and intentional features with climbers, mountaineers, and skiers in mind, the Torque was our Top Pick for Climbing.
This lightweight jacket pairs well with a baselayer to keep you protected while climbing or hiking.
With stylish looks and adventure inspired features, the Gamma MX is a good option for both athletic and casual uses.
With a good combination of weather protection and breathability, this is a great all-mountain option.
The durable and weather-resistant Arcteryx Sigma SL Anorak is a pullover with a half zipper that makes it useful as part of a layering system while alpine climbing or ski touring.
This featured softshell jacket offers great wind protection, is warm and comfortable.
The Outdoor Research Ferrosi Grid jacket is one of our favorites for climbing in cold climates.
A relaxed fit jacket that provides ample weather protection for casual trips, the Apex Bionic 2 is for non-technical outings.