The Best Gear of Winter 2017-2018: The North Face Ventrix Hoodie

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Insulated jackets are warm, but they get steamy when you work hard. Not so with the Ventrix Hoodie, which uses tiny slits in its insulation to keep you toasty when temps drop but bleed off excess heat when you’re ski touring, hiking, or climbing.