Women's Vertice Rain Jacket
When the skies are overcast and the rain is pouring down, our ultralight Vertice Rain Jacket offers superior protection and breathability. Our Vertice 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.
Jacket can be compactly rolled up and secured with the wrist elastic
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 chest girth" size. The "fits chest girth" size includes a few inches of wiggle room for layering. The jackets are design to fit a women's shape.
If you'd prefer a looser fit, check out our men's sizes.
- 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.
- Air or line dry. DO NOT dry using a dryer.
Click here for instructions on how to properly clean and care for your zipper.
- pit zips
Quality jacket but sizing needs to improve
It’s a nice jacket and overall is made well. The sewing isn’t the neatest in some areas, but shouldn’t affect the performance. Despite these positives, the sizing for this jacket is substantially off industry standards for an outerwear jacket, especially when considering layers that would typically be worn underneath. Example - even for the size that I received, being the largest option available that worked for my build, opening the pit zippers with a couple of layers worn underneath is a bit strained since the sizing of the upper sleeve and armhole is a bit too tight. It’s a real plus having the actual sizes of the garments on the website to navigate which size to order, but I am a 5’7” 150# male and needed to order a women’s XL because the sizing for the men’s jackets is so out of sync with what I’d typically find in any other mainstream brand of rain jacket. I’m typically a men’s medium and was able to work it out well enough with a women’s XL but at this price point, I’d expect a better reflection of garment research and sizing construction. Hopefully this can be changed for the benefit of others.
Quality products but sizing doesn’t match industry standards
I’m looking forward to using the Vertice Rain jacket, but one point that I think is worth mentioning is that the sizing of this garment (& all the measurements for the mens & womens jackets) is significantly off from industry standards as an outwear jacket. Considering the layers that one would typically wear under this jacket, the sizing seems to be geared towards models that are either atypical in body measurements or very thin in many areas. I think some more research in standards of measurements for jackets or garments in general would help make the sizing more consistent with what someone would expect when buying a Packs garment.
Great I recommend it to anyone everyone
Great Rain Jacket
My current rain jacket weighs 13.4 oz and I needed something much lighter for long trekking. Just got the rain jacket last night and I really like the color (blue), fit, the big pocket, and the "must have" pit zips. I ran it under the faucet and seems to hold up extraordinary to the water. My only beef is that it was advertised as 5.4 oz and it weighs in at 6.1 oz for the large. Although this is clearly in an acceptable range, they should advertise the weights of each of the sizes. I would have given the rating a 5 if it matched the weight advertised. Now I need to go give it a test drive!
Very glad I made the purchase
I will admit that I was a little hesitant when I purchased the raincoat based on the price. However, after lugging around a way too heavy raincoat for too many trips I decided to take the plunge. So very glad I did! First trip out of course it rains. I was nice and dry and completely comfortable. It’s true there is no or perspiration build up inside the jacket. It’s light as a feather. The fabric feels delicate but was extremely durable. Even when I was rubbing me arms up against a tree trying to get my hammock straps up there was no abrasion on the jacket. I will say the only thing that concerns me is the bottom hem line with the elastic in the back does pull at the bottom of the zipper. I am hoping it doesn’t create any stress on the zipper overtime. However, I couldn’t see any compromise to the zipper after this trip where I wore it for 2 days straight.