Simms G3 Guide Jacket: Simms Deep Wading Jackets, Coats, Rain Gear
New Simms G3 GUIDE Jacket: redesigned for 2015/16 is now in stock, with FREE SAME DAY Shipping and NO Sales taxSIMMS calls this a fly fishing fortress: that is a very attention grabbing phrase that actually makes sense to us as the most stubborn and persistent of anglers. We fish long and hard, in very challenging conditions and weather, so the toughness and weather proofing qualities of the G3 GUIDE Jacket are much appreciated.
The new SIMMS G3 GUIDE Jacket offers even more perfect features to achieve protection from wind and shed moisture.When rain and wind combine to assault you, the dedicated angler, this G3 GUIDE jacket is a great product to depend on. From the comfortable hood, the smooth sleeves, the insulation, the dry zippered fly box pockets, and PRIMALOFT SILVER insulation tucked between GORE TEX and a comfy interior shell – this is a great jacket you can trust to protect you in the nastiest conditions.
Key Features Redesigned for 2015/16 G3 GUIDE Jacket A full twenty 25 lighter than the already great G3!
Two zippered, smooth fleece lined hand warmer pockets.
A total of 7 great storage pockets including 2 large top load fly box pockets on the chest; 2 YKK zippered chest storage pockets; and one inside pockets to stash your gear for quick access.
Two hidden retractors to hold nippers, laser pointers, or that trusty two shot .44 derringer close at hand.
The Dry Cuff (rather cool name) will provide some of the best waterproofing we have ever seen.
A draw cord at the jacket hem allows one to snug the fit.
Pure YKK zippers all around.
The storm hood may be stowed when not needed and is adjustable to fit around your face.
Three layer GORE TEX PRO Shell fabric is breathable and fully waterproof.
Approximate weight: 23 ounces/660 g.
Note please that the G3 GUIDE Jacket is NEARLY BUT NOT QUITE the SAME LENGTH as the sleeves! Why mention this? Because this is a different jacket fit than either the GUIDE or BULKLEY jackets! This G3 Guide Jacket is a great choice to wade but we advise against going for the few extra inches you can tiptoe if you wear the Guide Jacket while deep wading.
The G3 GUIDE Jacket is built a little fuller than the Guide Jacket to accommodate the space needed to carry more fly boxes, shooting heads, and tips plus maybe even a camera in one of the pockets. The sleeves do have the Velcro outer straps to help keep the driving rain out and
The Simms G3 GUIDE Jacket is a hybrid between the Simms Guide Jacket and the Simms G4 Pro Jacket.