Outdoor clothing that is made in the USA is easier to find than ever before because of the internet of course. You may not find as many choice in a brick and mortar store that offers winter gear made in the USA but websites are really leveling the playing field providing us much more control of what we buy.
Our American made directory scours the web and also receives information from other advocates for domestic made items and compiles the results here for you. We invite you to visit often as our work will never end. The great news is there are a lot of people in our country that think like you and are dedicated to using purpose driven buying to create jobs here at home.
Below please find the list of winter gear made in the USA that we have located so far. In our research the companies we found tended to be on the higher end side of the industry in the way of performance. The serious gear seems to be more likely to be made here than casual winter clothing does, however please come back often and check or if you know of a company we missed please let us know about them.
The Sheepherder American Made outerwear makes handmade custom sheepskin jackets, shearling vests, sheepskin slippers, hats and mittens. We also make custom deerskin and elkskin vests. All items are made by hand, to order at our shop in Alma Colorado. Our shearling is top quality and harvested right here in the USA. Our products are 100% Made in the USA from beginning to end. Some of their slippers are made overseas. They do a good job of labeling each item please be sure to check the label before purchase.
Breathwarmers of Michigan make Breathwarmers, which are cold-air warming masks. They are made of soft polar fleece and designed to hug the face to prevent glasses fogging. These scarfs can be worn on the face and quickly pulled down when going indoors and looks like a fashionable scarf inside your coat. Originally marked for people with lung/heart problems, we now have branched out to children’s masks, hunters and winter sports masks. We make a very functional affordable scarf which is totally constructed and made in Michigan by a Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary (COPD). I am that patient and the CEO of […]
Clarkfield Outdoors. We are a clothing manufacturer specializing in hunting clothes for men, women, and children. We offer camouflage garments in several patterns, warm and cold weather items, as well as some casual outdoor attire. CLARKFIELD OUTDOORS offers a complete line of Hunting Apparel, Sports Apparel and a “NEW” line of Work Clothing.
Freeride Systems and the Prospect Pants Co. of Colorado started business in Leadville, Colorado producing specific webbing gear for skiing and snowboarding. Due to customer demand for different products made in the USA, Freeride introduced high quality technical jackets. Now Freeride has expanded its lines to include casual jackets, pants, shorts, belts and more. All products are sewn in Colorado.
Iverson Snowshoes For over 50 years our craftsmen have been handcrafting the finest traditional snowshoes, right here in the USA. All are based on designs that have been perfected through the eons. We strive to mix tradition with technology while staying true to our cause. No techie terms or slick marketing slogans, just the best snowshoes for the true enthusiasts.
Started in 1985 MAXIT introduced the first versatile headwear, the HEADGATOR 6-in-1. By 1987 MAXIT was the first company to introduce high tech moisture wicking base layers to the NFL. Proven on the football field, MAXIT was a PROLINE supplier to the NFL for over 14 years. MAXIT garments have beeen worn in environments as demanding as Antarctia, Mt. Everest and the deserts of the Middle East. Worn by professional athletes, recreational sports enthusiasts, outdoor adventurers, law enforcement officials and the U.S. military troops. For over 25 years, this family owned business has have been committed to manufacturing in America, […]
American Made Fitness Clothing, Athletic, Base Layers, Clothing, Expedition Gear, Hats, Hunting Clothes, Men's Clothing, Miscellaneous, Mountain Climbing Gear, Neck Gaiters, Outdoor Clothing, Socks, Survival Gear, Underwear, Underwear, Winter Gear, Women's Clothing California
Polarmax® With aggressive fabric development and product testing, a strong green story, and a completely vertical business structure, it is no wonder that Polarmax® is one of the nation’s top base layer apparel manufacturers. These days, there are not too many companies that have made the commitment to R&D, knitting, finishing, cutting, sewing, and distribution in the U.S.A. Our employees live and work in North Carolina. We hire only the best craftspeople to manufacture our products, using the finest fabrics, flat seam technologies and sewing techniques. We are a completely vertical manufacturer. No, that doesn’t mean we all work standing […]
Technical Advantage Gear – We only build cold weather Winter gear that is designed to actually work, unlike some of the import brands and we build 100% of our gear and accessories in Wisconsin – USA .Our gear is designed to “actually” keep you warmer and drier when outside in the elements and we design it for American sized bodies. Whether you’re shoveling snow, walking the dog, snow skiing, ice fishing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, mountain climbing, sled dog racing, working construction or going on a major expedition to the North or South Pole, we have gear items that will work for […]
Technical Advantage Gear – Our Expedition rated gear has been 100% tested during the prototype stage in some of the coldest weather extremes that Winter can dish out on the Planet each year. Whether it played in the Iditarod, the Himalaya’s or Antarctica , if it was successful with our testers then you got to see it available for sale the following season. We offer the highest thermal R-values of insulation in our Mittens, Hats, Neck Gaiters and Base Layers and we’ve engineered designs for plain extreme warmth and even for high exertion activities like climbing to the summit of […]
Wild Things is an outdoor brand chosen by individuals who are knowledgeable about their outdoor activities, know what’s current, and what works. These individuals are serious about what they do and what they buy. They seek out the best-made, most reputable technical gear. We take great pride in serving the common needs of all our users in the Military and US Armed Forces, law enforcement, and the outdoor enthusiast. This demanding, elite audience feels no need to compromise, and this attitude runs through the Wild Things brand. Our users help define our brand. Wild Things is a US company. US […]
Wintergreen Northern Wear We know what works. We have to. The outdoors is our way of life. We live, design, sew and sell our gear in Minnesota’s northern border wilderness. We began in 1985 by designing gear for our first expedition to the North Pole. Since then, we’ve explored just about every cold place on the planet, from Greenland to the Russian Arctic—all with our own gear. Serious field-testing. MADE IN USA We take great pride in being one of the largest private employers in a small remote town where jobs are scarce but garment making talents and pride in […]
Wintergreen Northern Wear American made outerwear was suggested to Americansworking by a customer of theirs. If a fan of your products go out of the way to ask us to include a company then we need to check that company out. We are happy that their customer suggested we check them out as they are everything he said they were. Wintergreen Northern Wear American made outerwear. Wintergreen Northern Wear has an impressive website that does a great job displaying their outerwear made in the USA for casual wear and extreme condition use. One can instantly feel when they visit Wintergreen […]
Wolfsong Wear Since 1997 we have designed, tested and redesigned all of our outdoor clothing so that each piece of outerwear is the warmest, most comfortable, best looking, and as functionalas can be. They are all locally handmade with the highest quality materials. We use durable, warm Woolrich Wool on the outside and soft comfortable Malden Mills 300 weight polar on the inside. Waxwear waxed canvas (like Shackleton) is used for our Nor’easter shells.