The best ski jackets for men for the 2021 ski season

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Want to know our recommendations for the best ski jackets for men? Here are our top 10 choices for time on the slopes in 2021


Best men’s ski jacket for breathability

Arc’Teryx Cassiar LT Jacket

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Using waterproof and windproof GORE-TEX technology, the Cassiar LT Jacket is an excellent choice for resort skiing. It’s slim, lightweight and breathable. The fabric moves with your body, so you’ll feel comfortable carving through fresh powder and practising clean twists and turns. Features include a helmet-compatible hood, powder skirt and lift pass pocket.

Available from: Arc’Teryx

Best men’s ski jacket for backcountry skiing

The North Face Brigandine Futurelight Jacket


You can expect guaranteed protection from the elements in this athlete-tested jacket from The North Face, designed specifically for advanced backcountry skiing. The durable, waterproof and breathable Futurelight technology is world class, and it’s made sustainably using recycled materials in solar-powered factories.

Available from: The North Face 

Best men’s ski jacket for retro flair

Oosc Yeh Man

Best ski jackets for men Oosc


If you want to stand out on the slopes, go for Oosc’s Yeh Man. This jacket comes in big, bold colours and has been given an artful revamp for 2021, with snazzy new lining inspired by TV show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Oosc’s Yeh Man is waterproof to 10,000mm, breathable and insulated. What’s more, every jacket is made with 51% recycled polyester from at least 25 plastic bottles.

Available from: Oosc Clothing

Best men’s ski jacket for spring skiing

Black Crows Ventus Gore-Tex Light


Every detail has been thought about in crafting this cutting-edge shell jacket. It’s built with waterproof and windproof GORE-TEX fabric and features lots of extra touches, such as a RECCO reflector, soft jersey chin guard, waterproof zips and a helmet-friendly hood with one-handed adjustment. Its lightweight design is ideal for spring conditions, but in the winter months it’s a good idea to wear separate insulation underneath.

Available from: ekosport 

Best men’s ski jacket for versatility

The North Face Carto Triclimate Jacket

Best ski jackets for men North Face Carto


Another top choice from The North Face is the 3-in-1 Carto Triclimate Jacket. If you’re looking for great value for money, it’s one of the best ski jackets for men on the market. The fit is relaxed and the fabric is really comfy and breathable. It features a waterproof and windproof shell and a separate insulator jacket – giving you the freedom to wear one or both, depending on the conditions and temperature on the mountain.

Available from: The North Face 

Best men’s ski jacket for eco-conscious skiers

Picture Goods Jacket

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The Goods Jacket is, as the name suggests, a feel good wear. It’s made from 38% recycled polyester and 62% bio-sourced polyester from repurposed sugarcane waste. The new hard shell is waterproof, breathable and lined with eco-efficient plant-based insulation to keep you toasty on those chilly early mornings. Key features include wrist gaiters, a powder skirt, underarm vents and an adjustable ergonomic hood.

Available from: Snow + Rock 

Best men’s ski jacket for affordable quality

Columbia Ride On Ski Jacket

Best ski jackets for men Columbia


Columbia has been designing reliable outdoor gear since 1938, so if you’re looking for a trusty first-time ski jacket, this 80-year-old brand is a fine place to start. The Ride On Ski Jacket is a great-value investment. It’ll keep you warm in extreme weathers with its insulated Omni-Tech reflective lining, and dry in rainy downpours or snowfalls with its waterproof outer layer.

Available from: Columbia

Best men’s ski jacket for warmth

Salomon Brilliant Jacket


Salomon’s best-seller has been given a subtle style refresh this year, with new bomber jacket-inspired detailing, while its much-loved features remain. With 100g of fiberfill insulation and AdvancedSkin Dry technology shielding you from any snow, wind or rain, you can rely on the Brilliant Jacket to keep you warm on the slopes. It also contains four-way-stretch fabric allowing for unrestricted movement.

Available from: Salomon

Best men’s ski jacket for durability

Helly Hansen Elevation Shell 2.0 Jacket


The award-winning Elevation Shell 2.0 Jacket is resilient, dependable and built for protection. Professional skiers have tested this jacket and rated it as extremely waterproof, breathable and durable. A cool new feature is its Life Pocket+ technology, which preserves the battery on your phone or camera.

Available from: Helly Hansen 

Best men’s ski jacket for all conditions

Patagonia Powder Bowl Jacket


This jacket is a fantastic all-rounder. Using GORE-TEX fabric, it promises long-wearing comfort, breathability, moisture-wicking technology and waterproof and windproof cover. Like a lot of Patagonia’s products, the Powder Bowl Jacket is made sustainably with recycled polyester. The helmet-compatible adjustable hood and visor will give you better visibility, while the high collar adds extra protection and warmth.

Available from: Patagonia

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