Mountain Hardwear Super Light Plasmic Jacket: The Go-anywhere, Waterproof Outer Shell for Adventure Travelers Mike Richard February 14 First Look, Gear, Modern Vagabond This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure.Mountain Hardwear manufacturers some of the best outdoor and adventure gear available. What’s more: they’re constantly innovating new ways to make their products lighter, more comfortable, more durable and just plain better. The Marvel Comics-ish named Super Light Plasmic Jacket is incredibly light (less than 8 oz!), waterproof and feels great next to your skin. If you’ve ever wanted to invest in an honest-to-goodness premium rain shell but questioned whether it’s worth the money … it is. This jacket is about as close as you can get to feeling as though you’re not even wearing one. And it packs down ridiculously small – about the size of a baseball. Ideal for travelers, particularly of the minimalist adventurer variety. On the tech spec side – features include MH’s “Dry.Q™ EVAP’s innovative system of channels that disperses moisture for faster evaporation, improved breathability and a drier interior feel without pit zips. AquaGuard® VISLON® water-resistant front zip”. Pricing + Availability Available now in Fuse Green, Zinc, Azul, Shark, and Mountain Red for around $200 (USD) from MountainHardwear.com. Subscribe to Our Under the Radar Newsletter Get our freshest + most popular travel stories, exclusive travel deals, and loads of pretty pictures + travel inspiration! Disclosure: Vagabondish received one complimentary Plasmic Jacket in advance of this post. Read our view on sponsored content. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Let\'s Make Sure You\'re Human ... *Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA. four − one = Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.