SITKA’s New Mountain Evo jacket is made for the most extreme hikes

The technical hybrid WINDSTOPPER® the jacket offers wind protection and breathability

SITKA Gear, the leading manufacturer of performance hunting clothing, has launched the revolutionary Mountain Evo Jacket. The jacket is designed with high exertion backcountry activities in mind with various climates and perspiration, and includes strategically placed windproof material where active hunters and outdoorsmen need it most. The body-hugging jacket’s innovative stretch panels allow for increased breathability where it’s needed most: under the arms and across the back.

The Mountain Evo Jacket comes in black, as well as OPTIFADE Open Country and Subalpine, and is perfect for vigorous outdoor activities when a pack is needed, from hunting and mountain biking to backpacking and ski touring. The latest addition to SITKA’s line of technical clothing makes any outdoor adventure more comfortable with room to move and breathe.

“This versatile Gore WINDSTOPPER® The jacket was designed for year-round active pursuits,” said John Barklow, senior product manager at SITKA Gear. “The Mountain Evo Jacket’s WINDSTOPPER panels are the ideal solution for protection from convective cooling and light precipitation, while the breathable 4-way stretch panels limit the need for zippers in the pits and provide unrestricted movement, keeping you comfortable. outdoor attendants dry and comfortable during the chase. . The jacket has been ultrasonically welded and the taped seams do not bulge, save weight and seal out all the wind.”

Key features:

  • Gore-Tex Labs WINDSTOPPER product technology offers 100% wind protection while remaining lightweight and breathable.
  • Body-mapped 4-way stretch panels maximize breathability and mobility in key areas.
  • Ultrasonically welded seams minimize weight and bulk.
  • Contoured hood offers wind protection and concealment without inhibiting peripheral vision.
  • Zippered chest and hand pockets offer convenient, secure storage.
  • 13.6 ounce weight

“I’ve been wearing the Mountain EVO jacket over my base layer while hunting in the shed this spring. He breathes extremely well while exerting energy without the pack sweat,” said SITKA Ambassador Beau Martonik. “When you stop or slow down, it cuts through the wind that would normally give you chills. I’m excited to wear this during turkey season while chasing gobbles throughout the Appalachian Mountains.”

MSRP: $329.00
Available: April 3, 2023

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About the SITKA team
SITKA Gear, based in Bozeman, Montana, created and leads the category of technical hunting apparel. The company is recognized for its commitment to continually improve the hunter’s life experience and for its support of healthy ecosystems and wildlife populations. SITKA products work together in systems, and each part is designed and rigorously tested both in the laboratory and in the field. SITKA is owned by WL Gore & Associates, an advanced materials company known for Gore-Tex™ fabrics and many other industry-leading innovations that provide long-lasting comfort and protection for outdoor enthusiasts. Visit to learn more about how SITKA enhances the hunter’s entire life experience.