The 4 Best Hardshell Jackets of 2021

Stay warm and dry with this season's most bombproof shells.

There's no quicker way to ruin a fourth-season hike than getting caught in a rain- or snowstorm without the protection you need. If you're the kind of hiker who hits the trail no matter the conditions, you need a good shell to keep the weather out. Luckily, we've picked eight of the best on the market. Armor up and get out there.

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