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Patagonia Torrentshell Rain Jacket Review

The Patagonia Torrenshell Jacket on a very wet day at the Black Angel river crossing on the Wild River

The Patagonia Torrentshell Rain Jacket is an affordable and fully featured rain jacket with an excellent hood and pit zip ventilation. While nearly twice the weight of minimalist lightweight rain jackets like the OR Helium II, it’s warmer and much more durable, making it good for rough and tumble activities like …

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Patagonia R1 Hoody

I’ve been testing a Patagonia R1 Hoody fleece pullover for the past month and I’ve decided that I like the combination of it and a windproof and waterproof shell better than my current active layering system for winter hiking and mountaineering. If you recall, I started using a Marmot Driclime …

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