New Guns and Gear for 2022: Jackets and Hoodies

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DRAKE WATERFOWL GUARDIAN ELITE PRO ULTRA-LITE 3-LAYER JACKET

The latest and greatest from the Guardian Elite line, the Pro Ultra-Lite 3-Layer Jacket is designed for active hunters. Weighing only 20 ounces, it’s windproof and breathable, has taped seams, YKK zippers, and quick-access zippered pockets. drakewaterfowl.com

DRAKE MST GUARDIAN FLEX FLEECE EQWADER QUARTER ZIP

Made of 100 percent waterproof, windproof, and breathable Guardian Flex fabric, this new quarter-zip pullover will keep you warm, dry, and comfortable in the worst conditions Mother Nature has to offer. It features 400 grams of 100 percent polyester fleece on the lower body, reinforced elbows and forearms, six pockets, and improved range of motion. drakewaterfowl.com

FILSON TIN CLOTH SHORT LINED CRUISER JACKET

The Short Lined Cruiser is built with Filson’s time-tested water-resistant waxed Tin Cloth, which boasts an exceptionally tight weave that provides outstanding abrasion resistance and durability. The hip-length cut allows easy access to pockets and prevents riding up while seated. The body is lined with Filson’s signature dry finish cover cloth, and the sleeves come with a slick polyester liner that slides easily over layers. filson.com

SITKA BOREAL AEROLITE JACKET

Sitka’s new Boreal Aerolite jacket is designed with late-season hunts in mind. The Gore-Tex shell surrounds synthetic PrimaLoft Gold insulation with Cross Core technology, offering the comfort of down with warm-when-wet performance. This advanced insulation maximizes warmth while minimizing bulk. Other notable features include watertight cuffs and magnetic pocket closures. sitkagear.com

CHÊNE GEAR HYDRO-LOK SHELL

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Built as a true waterproof outer shell to be worn over other layers, Chêne’s new Hydro-Lok Shell Jacket offers breathable protection in wind and rain. The jacket includes two vertical chest pockets, two high handwarmer pockets, two lower zippered cargo pockets, adjustable neoprene cuffs, a PolarFleece-lined neck, an adjustable hood, and a body-mapped fit. chenegear.com

CHÊNE GEAR OVER AND UNDER JACKET

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Designed to be worn inside your waders, this jacket features a polyester upper bonded to a 200-gram PolarFleece lining and a polyester lower bonded to a 400-gram Sherpa fleece lining. This combination allows for greater warmth, breathability, wind resistance, and range of motion both inside and outside your waders. chenegear.com

FIRST LITE ORIGIN HOODY

This lightweight pullover can be worn either as an outer layer or serve as a layering option when temperatures drop. The Origin Hoody comes with a fleece liner and is designed with a special shooter’s cut to provide full range of motion when drawing a bow or shouldering a shotgun. Other features include large chest and kangaroo pockets with premium, rubber-dipped zip closures for secure storage. firstlite.com