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Product Profile #02 STORM CRUISER JACKET

To enjoy

activity in the outdoors during rainy and humid conditions, a waterproof breathable hard shell is absolutely essential. Since your comfort and safety is dependent on your hard shell, you will want gear you can rely on.

The Storm Cruiser

is the flagship hard shell from Montbell. First produced and marketed 33 years ago, we selected revolutionary technology from Gore-Tex to insure unmatched performance. Now in its eighth generation, Montbell has continued to utilize the most advanced membranes and fabrics available while improving functionality and reducing garment weight. Our commitment to clean design and cutting edge technology makes it easy for outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds to depend on

the Storm Cruiser Jacket


The Storm Cruiser

is so stress free and easy to move in you will find yourself wearing the jacket even when it’s not raining. In design and manufacturing we have paid attention to the smallest detail, even down to the choice of thread. Mindful selection of materials and time tested features makes this is our most versatile hard shell. Well suited to rainy day treks, great for cool sunny conditions, perfect for challenging approaches, and essential in the closing meters from the mountain summit, the Storm Cruiser Jacket is revolutionizing the





Starting in Spring 2015, the Storm Cruiser Jacket utilizes the new C-Knit Backer technology from Gore-Tex. The waterproof breathable membrane has been laminated to an extremely thin knitted fabric. Compared to traditional the tricot used by Gore-Tex the knitted backer in the C-Knit technology yields a fabric that is 15% more breathable and 10% lighter. The most noticeable improvement is the feel of the fabric. The first time you wear the jacket you will be struck by the soft hand and slight stretch of the fabric, which eliminates of crinkling and rustling normally associate with rain wear.


With very low bulk and simple packablility the Storm Cruiser is ideal for everyone from the seasoned backpacker to the world traveler to the “done in a day” hiker

・Fully seam taped ・8.7in (22cm) 2 zippered hand pockets ・Weather resistant Aqua-Tect zipper ・16.5in (42cm) pit zips ・Draw cords for hem adjustment hidden in pockets ・3-way adjustable hood (Tri-Axial Hood) ・Adjustable alpine cuff ・Slightly articulated arms ・Stuff sack included

Weight: 10.0 oz. / 284 g    Compressed: 3.1×3.1×6.0 in / 8×8×15 cm