Dan’s Jackets+Pants (Rain-Wind-Warmth)

Outdoor Research Helium II Jacket

MSP: $219CAD / Purchased for $143CAD

Manufacturer Specs/Write Up

The men’s Helium II jacket was designed for flash-storm protection when out on an exposed trail. At only 180-grams, this rain shell packs away into its own inner pockets, becoming the size of an apple. It’s made of waterproof and super-breathable Pertex Shield+ 2.5-layer fabric, which has a surprisingly strong 30-denier face fabric. This rain shell’s seams are also fully taped to ensure the most weatherproof seal. 

  • Pertex® Shield+ 2.5L
  • Waterproof, breathable with taped seams
  • Adjustable hood
  • YKK® AquaGuard® front zipper
  • Zippered napoleon pocket
  • Inner pocket doubles as a stuff sack
  • Elastic sleeve cuffs
  • Drawcord hem
Materials[body] Pertex® Shield+ 2.5L with 30D ripstop face – 100% nylon
Weather ResistanceSufficiently waterproof, highly breathable, wind-resistantFully taped seams
HoodFully adjustable
FitRegular fit
LengthCentre back: 28 ½” / 72 cm
Pockets[exterior] 1 zippered napoleon pocket[interior] 1 pocket doubles as stuff sackCarabiner loop
Recommended UseHiking, Wet Seasonal Weather, Rainy Outdoor Adventures

Lightweight, Warm Down Puffy

Rab – Microlight Summit Jacket – Men’s – Deep Ink (Reg: $458CAD – Paid $226CAD)

  • Microlight Summit is a streamlined technical jacket for when weight is a concern but function is paramount.
  • 455g / 16oz
  • Insulation – 750FP R.D.S. Certified European Goose Down
  • Pre baffled seamless build Pertex® Quantum Infinity Weave
  • 750FP R.D.S. Certified European Goose Down
  • Rab® Fluorocarbon free Hydrophobic Down developed in conjunction with Nikwax®
  • Stretch nylon cuff allowing sleeves to be rolled up
  • Full helmet compatible hood with laminated brim and flexible polymer peak
  • Internal stretch bound hood seams to reduce hood size when worn without a helmet
  • Internal stretch hood gaiter to seal out wind and improve fit around face
  • 2 way YKK® VISLON® front zip with insulated zip baffle and chin guard
  • harness compatible hand pockets
  • YKK® reverse coil zipped pocket
  • Stuff sack

Fleece Jacket / Oregon & Washingon

Nike ACG Jacket ( Reg $212CAD – Paid $106CAD)

Fabric: Body/lining insets: 100% polyester. Pockets: 95% nylon/5% elastane

  • Colour Shown: Imperial Blue/Habanero Red/Black
  • Style: BQ3446-411
  • Ultra-soft, fast-drying and durable fleece helps keep you warm. A seasonal print is pulled from the Nike ACG archives.

Dryzzle Full Zip Gore-Tex Pants

The North Face (Reg. $229CAD – Paid $103CAD)

The last day of the 55% off sale at The Last Hunt made me open the wallet. I was on the fence with adding the weight of these pants. Some hikers hike in shorts in the rain and then put something dry on at night. I think I will appreciate the warmth they will also provide me.

Body:50D 101 G/M² GORE-TEX® Paclite®100% Polyester With Durable Water-Repellent (DWR) Finish.

Avg Weight:295 G (10.4 Oz)


Hike through the drizzliest fall weather in these waterproof, breathable, lightweight GORE-TEX® shell pants featuring full-length side zips for superior ease of access.

Nike ACG Balaclava (Wind & Warmth) | $55CAD

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