Finally a lightweight down jacket that really buckles down to the business of keeping you warm and dry on the mountain. The North Face Knuckle Down Jacket is made with a water-resistant HyVent® shell and pit zips to warm you up when you're cold and cool you off when you're hot. Now you can take your father's advice and buckle down, just buckle down on the mountain instead of to your high school Algebra homework.
HyVent® 2-Layer Softfaille Utilizing a two-layer construction to stay simultaneously breathable and waterproof in extreme conditions, this fabric excels in any exploration. the durable woven outer layer repels wet weather and protects from abrasion, while the inner-layer utilizes a polyurethane coating and micro-pores to channel water vapor to the outer layer. The end result is an exceptionally waterproof, breathable technology that stays dry inside and out.
Waterproof Rating 25 PSI minimum after 20 launderings
Breathability 750-800 g/m²/24 hrs avg (MVTR) Upright Cup
HyVent® Membrane HyVent® fabric uses a microporous, hydrophobic laminate membrane with over half a million holes per square inch that allows perspiration to pass through before it condenses.
550 fill down
Adjustable hem system
Center Back 33.25"
Internal media pocket
Wrist accessory pocket with goggle cloth
Internal goggle pocket
Pit Zips Vents that allow body heat to dissipate from your body's core and armpits, providing increased ventilation that keeps you cooler and more comfortable with protective double flaps to keep out moisture
Adjustable drop hood
Snap-down powder skirt with elastic gripper
Hook-and-loop adjustable cuffs
Average Weight 1350 g