For an ultimate layering item, choose Fjallraven’s stylish Keb Fleece Jacket W. A roomy fit and stretchy fabric means I can throw it over a puffy jacket and feel warm but not bulky. The wool blend fabric adds insulation and reinforced shoulders boost water and wind resistance.
$200 | www.fjallraven.us
This gear review first appeared in the Spring 2015 issue of Rapid magazine. For more great whitewater content, subscribe to Rapid’s print editions and digital editions, download issues on your device or view the Spring 2015 issue for free on your desktop.