We love a fringe jacket during the winter, but is it really going to protect us from winter’s harsh snowstorms? Probably, not. And if you find yourself stuck in those below zero temps, you’ll need some serious protection. Find out what cowgirl-friendly outerwear will protect you from those pesky winter storms while you’re working on the ranch, feeding your horses, or braving the city.


Delorean Jacket

Looking for a snow jacket to get through the coldest temperatures? Look no further. This jacket has all the bells and whistles to keep you warm. The steep price is well worth the protection you get from those negative temps. Available at Roxy, $270. 

Pika TDS Down Jacket

Not only is this going to protect you from the harshest winter storms, it’s completely designed to meet all winter needs weather it be keeping warm, keeping protected or snowboarding. The price tag includes all sorts of advanced technology to keep you toasty but not sweaty, comfortable but not comfortably numb, and free to move easily. Plus, you can’t be the bright red color. Available at Volcom, $360.

Arc teryx Atom LT Jacket

Though this is a jacket built for snow protection, it’s surprisingly lightweight and very breathable. It has moisture-resistant outer fabric and retains only the warmth in humid and wet conditions. You’ll feel free to move around in this compared to some other jackets. Available at Sun & Ski, $199. 

Packable Down Jacket 

You’ll feel snug and slim in this packable down jacket during the wintertime. This will keep you warm on all of your outdoor adventures and even during those ice-cold storms. Available at O’Neill, $150.