Stay dry and comfortable in wet backcountry weather: our simple-yet-stylish Tanken Zip-In Jacket is ideal for budding hikers. Two-layer DryVent™ fabric repels moisture to keep you dry through rains and rivers. The fixed hood and zip hand pockets offer additional protection, while the elastic hem and cuffs ensure a comfortable feel all day. Finished with a chest pocket for storing your small hiking essentials. It's no wonder we named it after the Japanese phonetic for "expedition". Part of the Climatch collection, this jacket can be zipped together with different layers from The North Face®, allowing you to personalise your level of protection and style.
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.