With the cold days of fall and winter coming up, you want to make sure you are fully prepared for the weather. The conditions can change dramatically so you will want to be prepared for an unexpected rain shower. Whether you are going to spend your time camping, or if you just need rain jackets for your everyday life, these are 5 jackets that REI would approve of.
REI Co-op Groundbreaker Rain Jacket.
To start things off, we will take a jacket from the brand itself. This jacket is a great one to buy because it is made by a brand that is guaranteeing you the best support and comfort while protecting you from the rain. The jacket is also very fairly priced and has a lot of color options. The jacket drops to your hips and weighs about 12 ounces so you don’t have to worry about it dragging behind or weighing you down on your travels. It also has 2 layers for extra water-proof protection.
Women’s Switchback™ Lined Long Jacket
This jacket, which is available at Columbia, drops just below your waist. The jacket has an adjustable hood so that it always fits comfortably and keeps you warm and dry. The hand pockets also have a zipper so that the water can’t get to you from your pockets. The jacket can also be cheaper if you choose one color over another option.
Columbia Men’s Watertight II Rain Jacket
This jacket is the spitting image of the jacket above. It comes in a wide range of colors, has an adjustable hood so that you are always comfortable and dry, and you can have extra protection knowing that your things are safe inside of your zipper pocket.
WOMEN’S VENTURE 2 JACKET
This jacket, which is available at The Northface, is very cheap compared to some other jackets on the site. It comes in a wide range of colors so that you can buy whichever color best suits you. The sizes are also convenient, ranging from XS to 3XL. The jacket drops to your waist.
Quechua by DECATHLON – Men’s Country Walking Waterproof Rain Jacket Raincut NH100
This jacket is for anyone who is trying to save a few dollars. The jacket is $9.99 at Walmart and can be bought online to ship anywhere in the country for ease of the buyer. The seams in this jacket are hidden which helps provide better protection against water. The hood is secure so when you put it up in the rain, it will be hard to blow it back off of your head. And the jacket also has zipper pockets to keep your things safe from the rain as well.
There you have it, the 5 best jackets that will keep you protected from the rain while also keeping you warm. The rain jackets here are all different prices and from different stores so that you have a better chance at finding something within your budget.