Strike out on active adventures wearing this stretch soft-shell jacket that achievesan ideal balance between weather resistance and breathability. Wind-resistant TNF™ Apex Universal allows you to stay outside longer, despite exposure to strong gusts of wind. FlashDry™ technology works with your body to wick moisture and achieve a faster drying time when you're on-the-go outdoors. The alpine pockets can be unzipped to immediately ventilate the torso. A brushed tricot backer feels soft against the skin, or your baselayer, during all-day wear.
- TNF™ Apex Universal fabric with FlashDry™ wind permeability rated at 5–10 CFM (0 CFM is 100% windproof)
- Lightweight brushed tricot backer
- Two secure hand pockets
- Self fabric cuff tabs
- Hem cinch-cord adjustment in pockets
- 90D 260 g/m² (9.17 oz/yd²) TNF™ Apex Universal—93% polyester, 7% elastane with FlashDry™
- Avg Weight:
- 470 g (16.58 oz)
- Length from Center Back:
As a leader in the outdoor industry, The North Face® has developed innovative, proprietary fabrics that incorporate microporous particles to improve moisture management and temperature regulation during outdoor activity. FlashDry™ fabrics feature a microporous particle additive that accelerates the removal of moisture from the skin and speeds evaporative drying. FlashDry™ enables the user to stay drier, more comfortable and out performing longer in a wide range of weather conditions and environments. FlashDry™ doesn’t add weight or bulk and never washes or wears out.
- Accelerates evaporation and keeps you dry
- Most effective moisture management
- FlashDry is permanently embedded in the yarn and won’t wash out
- 100+ different products with FlashDry technology within our running, snowsports, climbing, and hiking apparel, baselayers, and accessories.
TNF™ Apex soft shell fabrics are a signature material, researched and developed exclusively by The North Face®. TNF™ Apex offers the dynamic duo of a tightly woven abrasion-phobic face for protection, and a soft-brushed interior for performance and comfort. Built to stretch for comfort and mobility, TNF™ Apex is also treated with our Durable Water Resistant (DWR) finish to achieve the ideal balance between weather resistance and breathability.
TNF™ Apex Aerobic The lightest and most breathable of the TNF™ Apex fabrics, TNF™ Apex Aerobic offers the greatest stretch and mobility, making it ideal for running, cycling and other highly mobile aerobic activities.
TNF™ Apex ClimateBlock The most protective TNF™ Apex fabric, TNF™ Apex ClimateBlock is virtually waterproof and windproof while also maintaining a comfortable level of breathability. The fabric is ideal for trekking, skiing and snowshoeing in challenging, inclement weather conditions.
TNF™ Apex Universal The most versatile of the TNF™ Apex Fabrics, TNF™ Apex Universal is both breathable and water resistant, making it ideal across a wide range of activities and weather conditions.