6 of the Best Filson Outerwear Essentials for Summer

If you’re anything like us here at Coolector HQ, you’re going to want plenty of lightweight pieces of outerwear for the summer months for those days when there’s still a chill in the air and few brands do outerwear better than the guys at Filson. Check out our pick of 6 of the best Filson outerwear essentials for summer below:

Filson C.C.F Chore Coat – $140

The C.C.F Chore Jacket from Filson ($140) is a tough, unlined work jacket which is crafted from a thick 12-oz. canvas that ensures its perfect for any rugged pursuits planned this summer. Made in Canada, it has a unlined canvas shell that protects against wind and abrasion and this classy looking piece of outerwear from Filson has a front snap closure for easy use while wearing gloves and raglan sleeves allow a full range of motion and room for layering. ($140)


Filson Hyder Quilted Jac-Shirt – $250

A great lightweight offering for chilly summer and autumn nights, this Filson Hyder Quilted Jac-Shirt ($250) is right up our street here at Coolector HQ. It delivers the optimal combination of breathability and water-resistance with the warmth of a jacket. It has a midweight 4-oz. cotton shell with dry wax finish which provides the weight of a shirt with the water-resistant performance of a jacket. Ultralight PrimaLoft® Silver Echo™ 100g insulation is there to provide warmth through the colder seasons but it’s lightweight enough for summer as well. ($250)


Filson Ultralight Jacket – $195

Stylistically stealthy and light wearing, the Filson Ultralight Jacket ($195) is the perfect choice for summer when the temperatures take a dip in the evening. This ace looking piece of outerwear from Filson is available in black and dark tan colourways and it is a highly-compressible, ultralight insulated jacket. Each one is crafted from ultralight PrimaLoft® Gold 60-gram insulation that keeps its warmth even when wet, and a robust, 1.5-oz. ripstop shell. It also boasts an interior zippered pocket and moleskin-lined handwarmer pockets. ($195)


Filson Ridgeway Fleece Jacket – $130

Another great option for cold summer nights, this Ridgeway Fleece Jacket from Filson ($130) and it is a lightweight, quick-drying Polartec® fleece that is both warm and breathable for ideal all-year wear. The rib knit creates sweater-like texture and the elastic hem and cuffs are great for warmth and easy layering throughout the year. It has an inner storm flap with microfleece-backed chin guard that ensures it will keep you protected from the elements whatever adventures you find yourself on. ($130)


Filson C.C.F Graphic Pullover Hoodie – $110

A hoodie is an essential for the summer when the evening chill hits and this C.C.F Graphic Pullover Hoodie from Filson ($110) is made of cotton for comfort and polyester for strength. It has rib-knit cuffs and hem, a drawcord-adjustable hood and a kangaroo handwarmer pocket that will seal in warmth for those nights by the campfire enjoying a craft beer or two. ($110)


Filson Down Cruiser Vest – $275

We’re certainly partial to a gilet here at Coolector HQ and this superb looking Down Cruiser Vest from Filson ($275) is one of the best in the business and ideal for any outdoor adventures you find yourself this summer. It is a warm, versatile layer that can be worn on its own or layered under a jacket depending on what the weather is doing at any given time. It has a wind and water-repellent oil finish and the Cover Cloth exterior is reinforced with oil finish Shelter Cloth on the pockets and lower back for increased abrasion resistance. ($275)

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