There’s never a bad time to be copping a new winter jacket. Whether it’s for the remaining colder weather days or next season’s chilly times there’s some strong offerings out there from a variety of brands. Between down-filled pieces or hyper technical outerwear, there’s a jacket for every weather, style, and vibe available now. From classic menswear like Eddie Bauer to more trendy styles from Arc’teryx, below are the 25 best winter jackets for men.
The Best 25 Winter Jackets For Men
Some good pickups for next winter
1. Eddie Bauer CirrusLite Down Jacket
The Eddie Bauer CirrusLite Down Jacket takes on a minimal puffer style made from 100% nylon. The piece is a sleek and minimal option to the often bulky puffer jacket you see on the streets. With a warm, insulated interior the slim piece offers both a comfortable level of warmth while also staying stylish.
2. Eddie Bauer Rainfoil Insulated Parka
If you’re looking for something a little more sturdy from Eddie Bauer the Rainfoil Insulated Parka might be the right pick for you. Doubling dipping into the worlds of comfort and durability this top takes on an insulated interior with a waterproof shell on the outside for any weather. The jacket includes double pockets on the chest and two more pouches on the front. Outdoorsy as possible this jacket also features a removable hood which also comes packed with ThermaFill insulation.
3. Eddie Bauer Downlight Hooded Jacket
Another strong offering from Eddie Bauer is their downlight hooded jacket with responsibly sourced down material this hyper technical piece is for the outdoors elite, or those who simply enjoy the style. Engineered for mountaineering and climbing it’s sure to keep you warm while walking to the deli too. The lightweight design packs a super warm punch while also being super packable, the left pocket even has a carabiner clip-in loop.
4. Columbia White Out II Omni Heat Insulated Puffer Jacket
Columbia might still just be your Dad’s favorite outerwear brand, and maybe like the Dad sneaker, it’s up next for a little hype. This one stands out with its Omni-Heat thermal reflective material and water resistant fabric.The piece is light, features a regular fit and is hailed by some for it’s exceptional pocket space.
5. Carhartt Bartlett Jacket
Carhartt brings a lot to the table in terms of durability and their workwear style has gone fairly mainstream as to popularity. The Bartlett Jacket features their industrial aesthetic combined with a warm sherpa lining on the interior and quilted sleeves. The jacket’s two front pockets make it great for working or casual wear, while the adjustable hood lets you customize based on weather or style.
6. Marmot Guides Down Winter Jacket
Marmot is another staple outerwear brand delivering high quality technical products. Like most great outerwear brands, they have deep roots in the technical, mountaineering community giving them great cred when it comes to keeping people warm. The Guides Down features a 700 fill power down for warmth and a moisture resistant treatment to help stay dry.
7. Alpine North Vegan Down Puffer Jacket
Just because you’re environmentally conscious doesn’t mean you can’t be warm too. Alpine North’s vegan down makes their puffer jacket a vegan alternative to other down-filled products. The jacket is engineered for temperatures down to -22° Fahrenheit and features an 8-pocket design for all your stuff.
8. The North Face Thermoball Eco Insulated Jacket
The North Face is another storied outerwear brand and their thermoball insulated jacket is creatively designed, eye-catching top with the specs to match. The eco insulation is a special synthetic they designed as a collaborative effort to create a synthetic down with the power to keep you warm. The ultra packable design folds down and fits into its own pocket for easy storage or travel.
9. The North Face Carto Triclimate
The North Face Carto Triclimate is good for stepping your outerwear game up. This piece takes on a heavy duty and longer style with technology for keeping dry which is also made from recycled materials.
10. Amazon Essentials Heavyweight Hooded Puffer Coat
For those on a budget, the Amazon Essentials heavyweight puffer is a wallet-friendly option that still packs a punch when it comes to staying warm. The jacket takes on a water resistant design with a taffeta-lining keeping both sides optimally suited for the winter weather.
11. Uniqlo Ultra Light Down Jacket
The Uniqlo Ultra Light Down Jacket provides the necessary warmth to keep you cozy, while also being compact enough to be stowed away in its own carrying pouch. Made from 100% Nylon, and 90% down, this jacket offers a more casual look. And it keeps getting better – it's also water repellent. At the $60 price point, it can’t be beat.
12. Uniqlo Ultra Light Down Parka
For those interested in the lightness of the Uniqlo down but want more warmth and insulation, the Light Down Parka is the jacket for you. This parka is a less casual look than the Ultra Light Down jacket but it’s water repellent and would be good for colder climates with rain, snow and lower temperatures.
13. Arc'teryx Atom LT Hoody
The Arc'teryx Atom LT Hoody can be used as a middle layer to add warmer pieces to or a standalone piece for cool, dry conditions. With its synthetic insulation, this jacket insulates warmth perfectly. The shell is 100% nylon, while the insulation is made with Coreloft™️, a highly crimped multi-denier siliconized polyester yarn. It’s lightweight, packable, durable and repels moisture. This jacket is roomy, so it’s perfect for layering for those colder days!
14. Coalatree Eco Camper Hooded Jacket
The Coalatree Eco Camper Hooded Jacket is sustainable and functional. The outer is made up of 100% nylon, while the synthetic insulation is 100% ComforMax fiber fill. With its responsibly sourced materials, Coalatree makes sure to bring their customers the best quality while also being sustainable and conscious of their company’s effect. With its flattering fit and its warmth, this jacket is a winner, for sure.
15. Patagonia Down Sweater Jacket
Patagonia’s Down Sweater Jacket is a staple in any person’s closet. It's sleek design is packable, as well as light and resilient to cold winds. Its shell is made of 100% recycled polyester ripstop, and ethically sourced 800 goose filled down, making it a reliable option if you’re on the move.
16. L.L. Bean Mountain Classic Down Parka
L.L. Bean is always a go-to for outerwear. The Mountain Classic Down Parka is one of their best jackets. What sets this parka aside is that when wet, the parka absorbs 33% less moisture, and dries 66% faster than other parkas, making it more favorable to wear in wetter, colder climates.
17. L.L.Bean Ultralight 850 Down Hooded Jacket
Another one of L.L Bean’s best jackets is their Ultralight 850 Down Hooded Jacket. Their most sustainable jacket offers warmth, a windproof shell, as well as their water repelling technology, Downtek. It packs into its own 9x12 pouch that makes it perfect for travel.
18. Burton Covert Jacket
Designed for snow sports, Burton’s Covert Jacket is an excellent choice for anyone trying to stay warm. The insulation, Thermolite™️, uses 40% recycled materials as well as water proof, breathable fabric all throughout. Burton jackets last for ages, just take a look at Bernie Sanders in his staple 8-year-old Burton.
19. REI Co-Op Farlands Down Parka
REI’s Down Parka is definitely a bang for your buck. At just under $100, this parka offers warmth, comfort and style. It has a plethora of hand, chest and internal pockets for your essentials. It is made out of 60% cotton, and 40% nylon so it’s breathable and comfortable. Filled with 650-down, this jacket surely keeps you as warm as possible.
20. Columbia South Canyon Down Parka
Columbia’s South Canyon Down Parka is heavily insulated to make sure all your body heat stays where you need it. It’s waterproof and breathable shell locks out moisture while being exceptionally comfortable. With 650-full down and internal reflective lining, this jacket does everything to keep you warm and cozy and even includes a removable faux fur trim for an added dash of cold-weather style.
21. Mountain Hardwear Ghost Shadow Insulated Hoodie
Weighing under 12oz., this hooded jacket makes for a perfectly light, cozy winter top. It can be worn as a mid-layer or a standalone piece. It’s PrimaLoft™️ insulation is lightweight, breathable, and 70% recycled. The Ghost Shadow Insulated Hoodie makes you feel good about the sustainability and comfortability of your next winter jacket.
22. Everlane ReNew Long Parka
Everlane’s ReNew Long Parka is made from 64 renewed plastic bottles. It is composed of 100% recycled polyester, as well as 100% recycled PrimaLoft insulation. With its relaxed fit, and oversized pockets, it’s a perfectly welcoming jacket.
23. Stoic 3-in-1 Ski Snow Jacket
The Stoic 3-in-1 Ski Snow Jacket is a versatile winter jacket for all occasions. It comes with a removable liner, allowing you to customize the jacket however you see fit. The inner jacket can be layered or worn as a stand-alone piece. It includes a detachable and adjustable hood making it a diverse winter-wear offering.
24. Caterpillar Heavy Insulated Parka
This 100% polyester jacket is sure to keep the winter cold out. It features double storm flaps with snap closures, as well as adjustable cuffs and hidden storm cuffs to protect against the elements. It is insulated, windproof and water resistant. This is the ideal jacket for anyone who is amongst the elements more often than not.
25. Levi’s Hooded Drawcord Waist Parka Jacket
Levi’s has always been known for their incredible quality with jeans but we see this in their Hooded Parka Jacket as well. It includes a fleece lined detachable hood, fleece lining, as well as four front pockets with button flap closures. This fleece filled parka will surely keep you safe and warm, while also keeping you polished.