Simms Wading Jackets
Spring in Bozeman, Montana can be wet. Very wet. Between random May snow and violent thunderstorms SW Montana is not the place to be out on the water unprepared. Simms has several solutions to keep an angler dry and warm even in the most unsuspected spring storms. Simms wading jackets are some of the best on the market and they cover a few of the premium rain gear price points with exceptional style and features for any fishing conditions.
Simms Women’s Guide Jacket – $349.95
Next-level architecture designed by – and for – women who fish. Charge hard into the elements with Simms’ Guide Jacket, powered by contoured design lines, savvy sleeve articulation, and the highly breathable benefits of 3-layer GORE-TEX® shell fabric. Angler-driven accents start with Shingle Cuffs™ that prevent up-sleeve water migration, a lined, wind-cutting collar, and fulltime shelter under an adjustable stormproof hood. Additional features follow suit, such as fly-box friendly zippered chest pockets, an internal stretchwoven pocket, and a large vertical-zip back pocket – big enough to swallow everything from copious fishing gear to essential gummy bear rations. While a YKK® VT9 AQUAGUARD® VISLON® main zipper seals in the warmth and style integral to this go-to piece built to fish through it all.
Features – 100% waterproof/breathable protection – YKK® water-resistant zippers – 2 zippered chest pockets – 1 internal stretch-woven pocket – 1 large back storage pocket – Water-tight Shingle Cuff™ FABRIC TECH: 3-layer GORE-TEX®;100% polyester face APPROX. WEIGHT: 21.5 oz.
Simms Guide Jacket – $349.95
Stay-dry Gore-Tex® Shell, with guide-driven executions from hem to hood. The redesigned Guide™ Jacket is built-to-fish with Gore-Tex® Shell fabric that’s waterproof, breathable, lightweight, and tenacious against tears. Guide-tested features include two top-loading, fly-box compatible storage pockets with integrated retractors and Shingle Cuff™ engineering for unimpeded casting. A Tuck-Away fly patch folds out to hold sidelined bugs.
Features – 100% waterproof/breathable protection – YKK® water-resistant zippers – 3-point adjustable, tuck-away Storm Hood – 2 top-load storage pockets with integrated retractors – Watertight Shingle Cuff™ – FABRIC TECH: 3-layer GORE-TEX®;100% nylon with tricot backer – APPROX. WEIGHT: 26.4 oz.
Simms G3 Guide Tactical Wading Jacket – $499.95
Your problems may all fade away the second your line hits the water, but the storm around you will rage on. Protect yourself like a pro from the elements with Simms’ G3 Guide™ Tactical Waterproof Jacket. Durable, lightweight three-layer GORE-TEX® with water-tight cuffs provide a waterproof seal that keeps you dry even while tailing or releasing your catch of the day. Stash every piece of tackle in your arsenal, and warm your hands while you are at it, in seven convenient pockets and two micro-fleece lined hand pockets. The packable Storm Hood adjusts to fight the fiercest downpour.
Features – 9 pockets: 4 zippered chest pockets, 2 zippered hand pockets, 1 zippered sleeve pocket, 1 internal zippered pocket, 1 internal stretch mesh pocket – YKK® water-resistant zippers – 4-point adjustable, tuck-away Storm Hood – Watertight Shingle Cuff™ – 2 integrated retractors, 1 fly patch, 1 net D-ring – Hem closure FABRIC TECH: 3-layer GORE-TEX® PRO Shell;100% nylon face APPROX. WEIGHT: 20 oz.