MINIMALIST WADING JACKET
Need a windproof, waterproof, breathable, packable rainjacket without unnecessary frills? Look no further than Patagonia’s Minimalist, which weighs in at just 10.7 ounces. It’s made from Patagonia’s 100 per cent recycled nylon ripstop fabric, with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish. It has a fully adjustable hood and cuffs, a waist bungee, two upper fly-box pockets, fleece-lined hand-warmer pockets and corrosion-proof plastic zippers.
Patagonia, 1-800-638-6464; www.patagonia.com