Long a staple within the world of outdoor-ready apparel and footwear, Columbia joins Japanese retailer Kinetics for its latest trio of collaborative jackets for the Spring/Summer 2012 season. Built off the silhouette of the Poteet Pike Jacket, the arrangement boasts two menswear styles as well as the inclusion of a third style in conjunction with atmos girl. Combining a color-conscious aesthetic with the necessary technical details, the collection boasts a degree of street- and trail-ready flexibility. Each jacket features a waterproof exterior shell, an interior mesh lining, and a customary drawstring hood. Taped zippers round out the water-resistant modus of the jackets.