Hardscrabble Jacket and Vest

How to Measure

Head: Measure the circumference of head just above top of ears, and 1 inch above eyebrows.

Sleeve: With your arm bent at the elbow and hand on your hip measure from the back of the neck to the elbow and finish at the wrist.

Chest: Measure under arms around the fullest part of the chest. Be sure to keep tape level across back and comfortably loose.

Waist: Measure around natural waist with a loose tape.

Hip & Seat: Place the measuring tape around the body at the fullest part of the lower hip, feet together.

Inseam: Without shoes; measure on inside of leg from groin to the floor.


Size Chest Sleeve

Hardscrabble Vest

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The Hardscrabble Vest is a vital part of our Hardscrabble Layering Series. Each piece in the Hardscrabble Series is designed to keep you well insulated, and comfortable while providing a full range of motion. The Hardscrabble Vest is no exception. This hunting vest is designed to be worn as part of a layering system, or independently to provide superior insulation to your core. Bonding MTN-X2 face fabric to microfleece provides excellent breathability, and acts as wind barrier. With durable YKK zippers, and an anatomical fit, this camo hunting vest is sure to be one of your favorite insulation pieces.

MTN camo pattern
Summit Camo pattern
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VIP SIZING WARRANTY: If you choose the wrong size we will pay for the cost of shipping until you are outfitted with the correct size of each item.

Fabric Details

  • MTN-X2 Soft Shell Fabric
  • 100% Polyester
  • Micro-Fleece Liner

Product Features

  • Large Zipper Pull Tabs
  • Chest and Hand Pockets
  • Exceptional Wind Resistance
  • Dual Adjustable Waist Cord Locks
  • Ultra-Quiet

Recommended Use

Midweight Insulation layer


The Hardscrabble Vest has been tested for durability in extreme conditions by experienced hunters who demand nothing but the best from their gear. Every feature of this well-designed vest makes hunting enjoyable and more comfortable. The microfleece lined interior and MTN-X2 exterior combine to provide both warmth and breathability in a lightweight core layer. The large pull tabs on the pocket zippers allow for easy access in the dark or while wearing bulky gloves. The multi-directional stretch of this vest will not hinder your movements as you draw your bow or shoulder your rifle. The adjustable cord locks at the waist allow you to custom taylor the perfect fit. During frigid nights or mild afternoons, the Hardscrabble Vest will give you the insulation and comfort you expect on long arduous hunts.

Special Technology

  • YKK Zippers
  • Proprietary MTN-X2 Exterior
  • Durable Water-Resistant Teflon Shield