Men's Vertice Jacket
When the skies are overcast and the rain is pouring down, our ultralight Vertice Rain Jacket offers superior protection and breathability. Our Vertice Rain Gear material is optimized to be lightweight without compromising on durability, and it is among the lightest possible choices for waterproof hyper-breathable rain gear.
Be sure to check out the rest of our Vertice Rain Gear.
Full length waterproof front zipper with rain guard for extra protection.
Fully- taped seams.
Adjustable elastic at the wrists and hood can be cinched tight or let loose with one hand.
Elastic at the hem to seal out drafts.
Fitted hood with visor; strap on the back of the hood allows for vertical adjustments
Hood can be rolled up and clipped when not in use.
Hood can accommodate climbing, skiing, snowboarding, or cycling helmet.
Position of chest pocket allows for easy access while wearing a backpack.
Chest pocket is approximately 8 inches wide by 9.5 inches tall
- Chest pocket can be flipped inside out, and is large enough to store the jacket, pants and mitts together.
Waterproof armpit zippers are included for venting.
Comfortable body length and sleeve length for good rain protection over layers
All Zpacks gear has a two year limited warranty against defects in materials or workmanship. Please see our return / warranty policy.
Made in the USA.
Measure your chest using a string or cloth tape measure and go by the "Fits up to" size. The "Fits up to" size includes a few inches of wiggle room for layering. The jackets are straight cut (like Men's jackets) and do not flare out at the hips.
They are fine for women, but make sure your hips will fit the bottom hem girth, or size up. A women's specific version is also available here.
- Rain gear should only be washed as needed, after a few trips or if you notice that the DWR is not as effective as when new.
- Machine wash with Grangers Wash+Repel or similar product.
- Tumble dry or line dry.
- rain jacket
Awesome so far
So far light weigh, fits perfectly. Haven’t tried in the rain yet. No tag that says made in the USA with regret
I have been testing it in Oregon. It keeps me dry and holds in heat pretty well. Very light weight.
Vertice Rain Jacket
A great jacket, super light, breathable. the latest version seems to run small so size up well worth the price, my original version lasted 6 years of considerable use.
Not Only Super But Duper Too
So far? Outstanding. Vents unwanted heat well in high output activity - thank you pit-zips. Rain in 40-degree F weather was a non-issue. The length is very nice too. Been wearing as a wind shirt over a lightweight fleece and tee & loving it. One knock however: The partially elasticized tail hem (nonadjustable) does not seem essential; it rides up to waist line - would prefer to have it hang to full length (about mid-booty). I purchased this for an upcoming thru of the PCT so will update review when I finish. I don't expect a ton of rain or snow but feel very ready when it happens. Preparation makes you lucky.
Vertice Jacket (Mens)
I had to return/exchange this jacket because the size (per the website chart) turned out to be too small). I am not over-weight, just tall (6'5"). The jacket seems a little tight in the arms - the cut could be more generous in the arms to accomodate a puffy jacket underneath for cold and wet conditions.