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The Best Waterproof Jacket for All Weather Conditions

Whether you're trekking through rugged landscapes or tackling unpredictable mountain weather, the Orkan Waterproof Shell Jacket is the ultimate companion. Designed for the most extreme alpine conditions, this jacket ensures you stay dry and comfortable, no matter what Mother Nature has in store.

A hiker wearing a Fjern Orkan waterproof jacket standing on a rock in a misty, rugged landscape

Top-Notch Protection with eVent® Fabric

The Orkan features eVent® fabric with Direct Venting™ technology, a premium material that blocks rain and snow while letting your body breathe. With a waterproof rating of 20,000mm and breathability of 26,000 g/m2 over 24 hours, you’ll stay dry inside and out.

Key Features

  1. Waterproof, Windproof, and BreathableThe 3-layer fabric with a durable Nylon face offers complete protection from wind and water, without compromising breathability.
  2. Durable Water Repellent (DWR) FinishHelps water bead up and roll off, keeping the jacket dry and light.
  3. Taped Seams and Seamless ShouldersEnhance waterproofing to prevent any leaks.
  4. Anatomical Fit and Articulated ElbowsFor comfort and ease of movement, perfect for layering.
  5. Helmet-Compatible HoodFully adjustable with a laminated and wired brim for extra face protection.
  6. High Collar and Water Repellent ZippersExtra defense against harsh weather, keeping wind and rain out.
  7. Ample StorageTwo large zipped hand warmer pockets, an internal stretch mesh pocket for gloves or maps, and an internal zip chest pocket with an earphone cable port.
  8. Underarm VentilationPit zips with water repellent zippers for extra breathability when you need it.
  9. Adjustable Cuffs and HemHypalon Velcro cuff adjusters and an adjustable drawcord hem with a drop back to keep the elements out.

Why Choose the Orkan Jacket?

The Orkan is a reliable shield against the elements, designed to support your most ambitious outdoor pursuits. Every detail, from its premium construction to its thoughtful features, is engineered to perform in the toughest conditions.

The jacket’s anatomical shaping and articulated elbows ensure you can move freely, whether you’re climbing a peak or navigating dense forests. The no-lift gusseted underarms and athletic fit allow natural movement without the jacket riding up.

It offers numerous practical features. Strategically placed pockets provide convenient storage, and corded zipper pulls make it easy to use even with gloves on. Reflective details add safety during low-light conditions.

Take Your Adventures Further

Two hikers in Fjern Orkan waterproof jackets standing on rocks beside a stream in a foggy, mountainous area
  • What makes the eVent® fabric special?

    The eVent® fabric with Direct Venting™ technology is highly breathable and waterproof, allowing perspiration to escape while keeping external moisture out. This ensures you stay dry and comfortable, even in the most challenging weather conditions.

  • Is the Orkan Jacket suitable for extreme cold?

    While the Orkan Jacket provides excellent protection against wind and water, it's designed for layering. Pair it with thermal layers for optimal warmth in extreme cold.

  • How do I maintain the DWR finish?

    To maintain the DWR finish, it's recommended to regularly clean the jacket and reapply a DWR treatment as needed.

    Learn about DWR here, and how to re-apply it here.

  • Can the jacket accommodate a climbing helmet?

    Yes, the fully adjustable helmet-compatible hood with a laminated and wired brim is designed to fit over most climbing helmets, providing extra protection without compromising on fit.

  • Where can I buy the Orkan Waterproof Shell Jacket?

    You're asking the right questions! You can purchase the Orkan Jacket directly from us here.


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