Understanding our Benefit Rating -
Our rating system assigns each jacket a score based on how it performs in the four elements below.
Warmest, Warmer, Warm, Minimal Warmth. Rating reflects warmth relative to our other jackets and considers features such as design and materials.
Waterproof, Water Resistant, Water Repellent, No Water Protection. Rating reflects performance of primary shell fabric.
Windproof, Wind Resistant, Low Wind Resistance, No Wind Protection. Rating reflects performance of primary shell fabric.
Heavyweight (750g+), Midweight (250-749g), Lightweight (under 249g). Weight ranges based on size medium jackets.
Our legendary jacket gets reimagined in bold colors inspired by Tibetan prayer flags for our partnership with Olivia Kim and The North Face Pop-in@Nordstrom. This durable fleece jacket debuted in 1988 on the backs of Todd Skinner and Paul Piana during their first free ascent of the Salathé Wall.