Down Jacket Vs Parka

Warmth or Style A popular debate in winter is the difference between a Down Jacket and a Parka. The answer to this question is very simple, although the debate often gets heated. In this debate, the correct answer depends on what you are buying the new jacket for. The...

Choosing a Down Jacket Vs Synthetic

Down Jacket Vs Synthetic When shopping for an insulated jacket, one should be aware of the difference between synthetic and down. Synthetic insulation is a little less expensive but it’s usually less effective than down feathers. Synthetic insulation is not...

Down Jacket

So you’re interested in a down jacket?  There are a few things to take into consideration. First of all, the weight of the jacket. With a standard jacket, if you want to get extra warmth in your jacket you are going to have to add additional weight to the...

Down Booties For Backpacking

Check out our down booties for backpacking in cold weather. These down socks are incredibly light and keep your feet warm in the coldest of temperatures. Whether your backpacking at high elevations where it gets really cold or your just backpacking during the winter,...