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Men's Cascade Ridge™ II Softshell Jacket


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Style# 1516251
Uses Trail


Stay warm when temperatures dip; this basic bonded softshell jacket repels rain and stains and comes with a removable hood for extra protection.

  • Omni-Shield® advanced repellency
  • Bonded softshell
  • Removable hood
  • Drawcord adjustable hem
  • Zippered hand pockets
  • Zippered chest pocket
  • Center back length: 28.5”
  • Imported
  • Uses: Trail
  • Style# 1516251

  • 100% polyester Nexgen Contour softshell
Water and Stain Repellent

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Men's Cascade Ridge™ II Softshell Jacket is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 19.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! Fits true! Doesn't run small The jacket is WATERPROOF and wind doesn't cut it. It's the first of November and we already have 18 inches of snow. This jacket is the BOMB! I ordered a size large based on the reviews (I'm 6'1" 170 pounds) and should have gotten a medium. It is too wide in the waist for me and fits like a large. Love it so much I'm not sending it back. I've gotten a ton of compliments in the month that I've had it (the dark red color). You can't go wrong with this one.
Date published: 2017-11-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Very good - bad color Overall the jacket is very good. Fits great! Quality is excellent and it is very comfortable. The only down side to it is that the color is not what I was expecting. “Gravel” is a dark green, not a grey like the images portray.
Date published: 2017-11-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product İ took it for daily use and i love this product. Very comfortable and keeps me warm.
Date published: 2017-11-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great jacket. One recommendation I love this jacket and the color pops!! The only thing I'd change is the size of the hood; it's really big
Date published: 2017-07-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great features This is great for all seasons. Rain or shine, all works well
Date published: 2017-04-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice Jacket The jacket is comfortable and warm for mild winter days, 30 to 40 degrees. It is wind resistant also.
Date published: 2017-02-16
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not Functional Although I like the jacket, the hood attachment is entirely too large. I returned the jacket because of this. If the hood fit better, therefore functional, I would have been more likely to keep it. What is the hood designed for and who is it designed for?
Date published: 2017-02-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Function with Style Great jacket. Blocks the wind and provides good warmth in 40 degree temperature. Very good looking soft-shell, black with blue zipper. Jacket collar is high when zipped up. The hood works great alone or over baseball hat. I bought the large and it fits great. 5'9" 160 lb.
Date published: 2017-01-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beefy This is being worn quite a bit during USSA Alpine race training. It definitely protects you from the elements....love it.
Date published: 2017-01-12
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Looks great, but too small I wanted to love this jacket. It looked well-designed and well-made and it was the perfect weight -- not too warm, but warm enough. But it was too small. It was a medium -- my normal size -- but very tight in the chest and in the arms. Maybe it would work if worn over a light t-shirt, but even an ordinary long-sleeve shirt made it too tight. Reluctantly, I sent it back. (I have not had this problem with other Columbia products. As I write this I'm wearing a Columbia fleece in size medium and it fits perfectly.)
Date published: 2016-12-29
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not a winter coat I bought this jacket for my husband with the intention of using it as a winter coat (I live in the SE US; our winters are mostly >20deg F). When I received it, I found that it was more of a fall jacket. I received the jacket within the promised time and the quality of the material was excellent. However, I will be returning this product with the intention of buying something heavier from Columbia.
Date published: 2016-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super Love it, wish I had bought two.
Date published: 2016-12-23
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disapointed Tight fitting, especially in the arms, no way to wear layers underneath this jacket, and not warm enough on its own. Wind cuts right thru it, no windblock ability at all. Loaded up with features such as a hood, and waist draw string that would make one think this could be used in harsher weather, but what good is a waist draw string to keep out drafts if the fabric itself doesn't keep out drafts? Might be ok for a cool summer night or warm fall weather. But I honestly don't understand what this jacket was made for.
Date published: 2016-12-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Multipurpose Jacket This jacket is great for windy days, light drizzle days, and moderately cold days. It's my go-to, all-weather jacket for variable conditions in the early spring and late fall. The hoodie was an odd shape, but it's removable. So, I just took it off. Also, the collar is a bit "tall," but it's okay. I'm 6' tall and 185lbs. The medium fits me well.
Date published: 2016-12-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is Awesome.. This is honestly a must have product. Its really warm even in really cold temperatures.
Date published: 2016-12-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from BEST Jacket I've ever had This Jackey is really nice. It fits well and the outside layer is meant for weather while the inside layer keeps you warm, which is exactly what I wanted. The hood part is removable which I thought was pretty neat as well. I would reccommend this Jacket if your looking for something that isn't to big, casual looking, weather protective and can still keep you warm.
Date published: 2016-11-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good coat Good coat I like the fact that the head is removable. It's a medium weight jacket good for everyday use. It would not be my snow jacket. With that said recommend it.
Date published: 2016-11-10
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Recommended with Concerns I love jackets. I ran a sport fishing boat in Alaska for 10 years...so I kind of get into this sort of thing. The jacket definitely runs a little small. I'm a usual medium, had to send back for the large. The material isn't your high quality soft shell like (north f***), but it is good to take the bite out and repel a little bit of moisture. The cuffs are strangely large and intended to be adjusted for normal wear. The hood is good, and is acceptable when closed up tight. There are hem adjusters, and the area where your mouth rests on the jacket when zipped up 100% is comfy...worth the price, but not premium quality. But *good* quality.
Date published: 2016-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good A great jacket and will buy more
Date published: 2016-10-07
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Size & Fit Guide

Size Chart

Size & Fit Guide
Men's Body Measurement (Inches)
Neck 14-14.5 15-15.5 16-16.5 17-17.5 18-18.5 19-19.5
Sleeve Length 32 33 34 35 36 37
Chest 32-35 35-38 38-41 42-45 46-49 50-53
Waist 26-29 29-32 32-35 36-39 40-43 44-47
Hips 32-34 35-37 38-40 41-43 44-46 48-50
Neck 17-17.5 18-18.5 19-19.5
Sleeve Length 35 36 37
Chest 42-45 46-49 50-53
Waist 36-39 40-43 44-47
Hips 41-43 44-46 48-50
How to Measure
  • 1. Neck: Measure at the base or thickest part of your neck.
  • 2. Sleeves: Start at the center back of your neck and measure across the shoulder and down to the wrist. Round up to the next even number.
  • 3. Chest/Bust: Measure at the fullest part of the chest, under the armpits and over the shoulder blades, keeping the tape measure firm and level.
  • 4. Waist: Measure around the natural waistline, allowing the tape measure to sit comfortably.
  • 5. Hips: Measure around the fullest part of your hips.
  • 6. Inseam: Measure from the top of the interior leg to the bottom of the ankle.
Men's Fit Guide
Body contouring fit conforms to movement.
Body skimming fit with end-use mobility in mind.
Modern Classic / Regular
Universal, easy fit for comfortable range of motion.
Most generous fit for a full spectrum of movement.

How to Measure

Columbia Fit Guide

How to Measure

  • Fold up at dotted line.
  • Place against a wall or other 90 degree surface.

    Place heel against fold/wall on flat level surface.
  • Mark the end of the longest toe with a pen or pencil.
  • Measure both feet and use the larger measurement.
  • Read measurement and compare to size chart.
  • When comparing on the size chart, determine the closest larger measurement and use that number to determine your shoe size for your country’s shoe measurement standard.

Shipping & Returns

Shipping & Returns

Shipping Information

Shipping Method Rate Expected Delivery Time
Ground $6.00 3-7 Business Days
2-Day Air $12.00 2-3 Business Days
Overnight $19.00 1-2 Business Days
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Return Policy

Returns are accepted within 60 days of the purchase date online or in-store. Your apparel must be in original and unworn condition, with tags still attached. Footwear returns must also include the original box.

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