Gear Editor's Picks: The 5 Best Insulated Jackets

Stay warm this winter in our gear editor's favorite puffies.
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Decathlon Forclaz Trek 100

Gear editor Eli Bernstein cozies up in the Decathlon Padded Jacket Trek 100

Everyone loves a good puffy. I know I do. They’re certainly the products that I gravitate towards first when I’m in a store, with their baffles begging to be investigated and full of the promise of hoarded heat in the mountains. A warm jacket can make you feel like you’re invincible in the fourth season (you’re not, though; check out BACKPACKER’s winter skills stories to bone up), so here are my five favorite picks for cold-weather comfort.