View Full Version : Insulation Layer: Is your jacket Down or Synthetic?

05-06-2012, 14:40
If NOBO starting in March, how long did you keep it before mailing it home?

05-06-2012, 14:46
I carried a down vest until mid-May.

05-06-2012, 14:48
Down jacket, sent home after Mt Rogers.

Dont Panic
07-07-2012, 11:11
Synthetic jacket -- carried it until mid may.

kayak karl
07-07-2012, 11:21
never owned a jacket. do you wear these while hiking? or just at camp?

07-17-2012, 00:22
Montbell EX Light jacket. One of my favorite pieces of gear. Ways little enough that I carry it year round.

07-17-2012, 06:29
Patagonia Nano Puff(synthetic) my favorite jacket ever! I carry it year round! Maddog:)

Red Hat
07-17-2012, 09:39
Montbell down jacket, for in camp, carried all year (some evenings get chilly even in July!)

Odd Man Out
07-17-2012, 23:44
Down Vest - Keep it for all year for a pillow.

07-21-2012, 19:41
When its cold out I wear a rain jacket with a fleese jacket underneath. Find it very warn and I can vent as needed

07-21-2012, 19:50
Synthetic. Montbell Thermawrap. I've had it since 2005 and it's been on every trip with me. It's also my pillow. Definitely one of my most favorite pieces of gear.