The North Face Clooney Triclimate is a great option for those who like the versatility of a 3in1 jacket. Keep all the layers together to keep you warm on the really cold days, but as the weather warms up take the insulated layer out and use that or the shell all on its own. The shell has North Faces Hyvent 2L waterproof fabric, helping to keep you dry in a light rain or snow. The removable inside jacket is soft, and warm. The fit is pretty true to size, with a slightly more snug fit. According to the website, the waist length of The North Face Clooney Triclimate is right at 29.5” from the center of the back. For me this is right at the waist. It seems like most of The North Face Jackets I’ve worn have been right around that number, so keep this in mind if you like a longer jacket. Also keep in mind that the inner layer is always shorter than the outer. For The North Face Clooney Triclimate it’s 27”. The jacket does have a powder skirt, but be aware that it can only be worn with the liner out. The jacket has a ton of pockets both inside at out. The North Face Clooney Triclimate is a great option for you 3in1 fans who want a solid, warm everyday jacket that you can wear on the slopes.
Jacket Size – S
Normal Specs– 5’10”, 160 lbs,
Upper Body– 34.5” Chest, Torso Length 23” (collar bone to pant button), Shoulder Width Approx 22”, Arm Length 18.5” (pit to wrist)
Lower Body– 30” Waist, 38” Hips, 30” Inseam, 22” Thigh
Turn On’s: Active fit jackets that fit well around my chest and torso, but don’t restrict movement. Size S Pants that have a bit more room in my thighs, that way I can actually use my pockets.
Turn Off’s: Size S Jackets that are too tight, and Size M jackets that are too loose in the waist. I really don’t like a loose waist that can allow cold air in, and I don’t like having to cinch down the waist. I also don’t like jackets that ride up when I’m skiing, The jacket should stay in place. Pants that fit too tight in the thigh, and I can’t use my pockets.