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Patagonia Powslayer Jacket and Bib Review

By Eric Miller - March 17th, 2015 - No Comments
Patagonia Powslayer Jacket and Bib Review
Powslayer is a great name. This kit is made 100% for keeping you dry on the deepest of days. Unfortunately I didn’t get many deep days this season, however, I did put the Powslayer to the test with the winter that CO provided. Patagonia Powslayer Jacket Review Overall the Patagonia Powslayer Jacket is awesome. Made of 3-layer GORE-Tex Pro it is the ultimate in keeping you dry and moving moisture out. Pair that with a solid DWR finish and water isn’t going to get in. 40D ripstop nylon will take the abuse of hiking, chairs, trees, practically anything you can throw at it without failing. The Patagonia Powslayer Jacket is packed with features. Starting from the top down the hood is helmet compatible with two-way adjustability. You can get it down snug and tight and it will stay in place with movement or stiff winds. Two large chest pockets are plenty roomy to keep a lot of stuff handy. The left chest pocket includes a zippered inner pocket with a cord port. You also get a small pocket on the left arm. Two large hand warmer pockets round out the outer pockets. On the inside you’ll find two open-top mesh pockets, one with a small zippered pocket. You have plenty of options to keep yourself organized. A low-profile powder skirt rounds out the snow protection. It’ll stay in place where you use it or not. If you do decide to use it a cool little feature is a center “hook” that will attach to any Patagonia snow pants, integrating th...Read more...


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