Named after the Japanese phonetic for 'simple', The North Face Shinpuru Jacket is a lightweight, minimalistic layer that's perfect for wet and wild mountain adventures. A three–layer Gore–Tex membrane gives you class–leading waterproof protection, while a C–Knit backer offers enhanced breathability and minimal weight – ideal for steep ascents.
- Fabric: Gore–Tex 3L with C–Knit backer (100% nylon ripstop, 30 x 34D, 104g/m² )
- 1 zipped napoleon pocket
- 2 large mesh pockets at inside
- Pre–elasticated 'crown' hood construction
- Pit–zip vents
- Inner cuffs gaiter
- Pre–elasticated bottom hem which scoops down at the back
The North Face fundamental mission remains unchanged since day one; Build the best gear for outdoors, supporting the preservation of wild places and inspiring a global movement of outdoor exploration. The innovative outdoor manufacturer has been at the forefront of not just in the outdoor market, but also at the forefront of adventure, pushing the boundaries of what we know, never stop exploring.
Named after the coldest, most unforgiving face of a mountain, the brands’ humble beginnings ironically began at San Francisco’s North Beach. It was there in 1966 when two hiking enthusiasts, Dough Tompkins and his wife Susan Tompkins founded a small outdoors retail store, The North Face.
Now more than 50 years since the brand’s humble beginnings, The North Face is the first choice of many of the world's most accomplished climbers, mountaineers, extreme skiers, snowboarders, endurance runners, and explorers.