2016 Canada Goose Spring Collection

Text by: Katrina Holder

Canada Goose, Jackets. 2016 Canada Goose Spring Collection

This spring, look into the various options in our Canada Goose Spring collection. Some styles are back from the previous year while others are part of the brand new collection. All of these styles are available for both men and women and are currently available on Altitude-Sports.

Hayward Shell

Discover the Hayward Shell

 

The Hayward Shell is a very good quality jacket that comes with many features. It is lightweight, breathable and 100% waterproof. A fully waterproof jacket is rather uncommon but Canada Goose does not fail to rise to a challenge. The seams are even sealed for optimal protection and the fabric used for this jacket is the Bi-Durance.5: an ultra-lightweight, laminated microporous 2.5 layer of nylon ripstop which is excellent for rain and general springtime weather.

The hood is adjustable, the sleeve cuffs fold out and there is a suede tricot-lined collar for added comfort and softness. They Harward has a mid-thigh length and has a slim fit which is appropriate with its springtime 5 degree temperature rating.

Canyon Shell

Discover the Canyon Shell

 

The Canyon Shell is the perfect jacket for being in the outdoors and taking part in physical activities like hiking or running. It is made with Tri durance HS which is a 3 layer hardshell fabric that has a 4 way stretch, waterproof and fully durable shell. It is also windproof with seams that are fully sealed to add a boost of protection. There is an interior security pocket with a media port, a centre front YKK AquaGuard water-repellent 2 way locking zipper and reflective tape under the sleeve and back hood for increased visibility.

Timber Shell

Discover the Women’s Timber Shell

 

Similar to the Canyon but with the added benefits of an adjustable waist from the inside, with an elastic draw cord and a security pocket with internal Canada Goose wire port on the left side. This jacket reaches hip length so this adds to the mobility when performing various outdoor activities.

The Hybridge Lite Vest & Jacket

 

Discover the Hybridge Lite Vest

Discover the Hybridge Lite Coat

The Hybridge Lite Vest & Jacket is lightweight yet provides core warmth for spring weather. Between the two jackets, the choice comes down to whether you wish to have sleeves or not but the make is the same. It features feather light 10-D abrasion resistant fabric. This allows for total durability and can be worn with other layers or for performance; like active outdoor activities.

It is made with 100% nylon with a water repellent finish. It is not fully waterproof like the Hayward but it does have a 4 way stretch which allows more movability and is very breathable. The softshell material is made with 93% Polyester. The jackets has 800 fill power Hutterite White Goose Down. So despite the fact that the jacket is lightweight, it is still providing incredible warmth. So they are both great choices for warmth and mobility.

Alderwood Shell

Discover the Men’s Alderwood Shell

This jacket is another great option in the new selection for 2016. It is fully waterproof, breathable and lightweight due to the Bi-Durance.5 fabric. Although there is no insulation, it is best suited to keep you dry in light rainy spring showers. It has a 2 way adjustable hood from the front and center back, and an added back mesh for additional ventilation. It is fully seam-sealed and has a suede tricot-lined collar for comfort and softness. It is designed to have a slim fit and has a hip level length. This jacket is perfect for mild spring weather with a temperature rating of (5°C / -5°C)

So whether you’re looking for high quality performance outdoor wear or a simple, yet effective jacket for the rain, all of these models are excellent choices!

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