Christmas Down South | Buffalo Jackson


Frosty the Snowman was a jolly, happy soul, with a corn cob pipe and a button nose and a puffy vest to keep warm. If he approves, we approve.

We’re huge Buffalo Jackson fans, and their Jackson Vest is one of our favorite products. Mark lives in his during the winter, and we want one of y’all to live in one, too.

To enter for your chance to win this Brick & Tan Jackson Vest…

  • Comment on this post and let us know your favorite winter adventure spot and your vest size.
  • The first 10 entries will be counted twice!

A winner will be chosen at random on December 13th!



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    1. We love asheville and the Blue ridge parkway…..large

    2. Any national park, but I really want to go to Yellowstone in the winter.


    3. Telluride, CO hands down! ~XL

    4. Christie Gill says:

      lovers loft in gatlinburg size medium

    5. Taylor Anderson says:

      White Sands, New Mexico! Size Large.

    6. Vail, Co. XL

    7. Blowing Rock is such a special place to me…especially in the winter! Size Small please :)

    8. Chris Gill says:

      The Andalusian Mountains! Medium

    9. My Dad’s ranch outside of Durango, CO

    10. Ryan McReynolds says:

      Jackson Hole, Wyoming. XL

    11. Courtney McDonald says:

      Blackwater Falls, WV. It’s like taking a time capsule to Wild and Wonderful West Virginia in the 1950’s. Large.

    12. North Alabama Big Buck Deer Woods. XL

    13. Kevin Murphy says:

      Charleston, SC where the temps barely drop below 60 in the winter!
      Size large.

    14. Chris Jones says:

      My favorite winter adventure spot is Breckenridge Colorado…just the coolest ski town there is. Great skiing and even greater apres! Vest size medium!

    15. Having one of these in a medium would be pretty awesome as I explored the Appalachian mountains of my beloved North Carolina.

    16. Clemson, SC

      Size L

    17. The bar….you end up having to have one or two less than normal on those snowy nights.

      L size

    18. C. Boudreaux says:

      Home in Louisiana! Geaux Tigers! Oh and a medium.

    19. justin wiggins says:

      The Northern Neck of Virginia is perfect this time of the year

    20. My favorite winter adventure spot is Black mountain! North Carolina. Size large vest please.

    21. Erin Richardson says:

      The Smokies in Tennessee!!!! Men’s Large!!!!

    22. NYC — always great at Christmastime.

    23. I always enjoy some winter backpacking, so a size large vest would help me stay warm as I set up camp for the night.

    24. Crested Butte, CO. My boyfriend is an XL.

    25. Boone and Blowing Rock! Size Large!

    26. Any combo of snowsports, hiking & camping in Appalachia (esp. WV & NC!).

    27. Matias Brizuela says:

      My couch with my wife, daughter, blanket, and hot cocoa! XL

    28. Bonnie Dell says:

      Cape Elizabeth, Maine – size Med

    29. Nellie H. says:

      Steamboat – Large

    30. Boone!
      Size M

    31. spent many years skiing all around (NY, IN, CO, Boone), but I now live in Charleston, SC!! LOL :)
      if we have the time during the winter, we spend it up at the family cabin in Hot Springs, NC hiking on the Appalachian Trail!
      size: L please

    32. William P. says:

      The mountains of upstate South Carolina!

      Probably a medium.

    33. David Wallace says:

      Park City, Utah! A large would be great!

    34. Nicolette says:

      Nothing beats a lovely Caribbean beach in the Winter!! XL please!!

    35. Chad hansen says:

      Oops. And size medium please!

    36. Chad hansen says:

      Rebecca and I visited Montreal a couple of years ago. It was really cold, but the city was so quiet and deserted. Fun way to experience the city.

    37. Molly Picardi says:

      Just spent a magnificent week in Breckenridge with my boy and family. Loved every second.
      Vest size M

    38. Anne Marie says:

      Colorado. Size L

    39. Anne Marie says:

      I love it!

    40. Stratton Mountain in Manchester, VT.

    41. The amazing Whitefish Montana! Greatest ski town in all the land! And slap a size medium on this guy.

    42. Cocktails at Bud & Alley’s Sky Bar – Seaside, FL.



    43. Ryan Guinan says:

      More internal winter adventure at Franklins BBQ / Austin, Tx / XL // XL Unbuttoned after Franklins

    44. Anything in the Colorado backcountry.
      XL for my MAN

    45. Telluride, CO.

      Only Tim McGraw can do this place justice. Hands down amazing!

      Medium por favor!

    46. Sarah Thurston says:

      favorite winter adventure spot would have to be my husband’s family’s farm. size large

    47. Samantha Walton says:

      Anywhere with people I love and a fireplace.

      Size medium.

    48. Marte Skare says:

      Favorite spot has got to be the old cabin my grandfather built in Valdres, Norway. The Rocky Mountains impress me, but I still say Valdres is top notch :) Size XL for the boy friend!

    49. As an Okie transplanted to WI, everywhere I go in the winter around here is an adventure.
      I would like the vest in a large.

    50. Jackson Hole, size M.

    51. I love riding the fat bike around Fayetteville, WV. Coolest small town in the world.

    52. Florida! Definitely florida. XXL

    53. Asheville, North Carolina in my small vest!

    54. Matt Schwab says:

      Steamboat Springs, CO – sitting by the fire in a mountain lodge in my large Buffalo Jackson vest

    55. By a fire in the ski lodge at Keystone, CO (large)

    56. Christmas Cabin in n. georgia

    57. Anywhere we can find snow! Size Large.

    58. Sandals Jamaica (M)

    59. I’d love to go to Colorado somewhere! And size xs!

    60. Snowshoeing or cross country skiing on the Appalachian Trail at Roan Mountain on the NC/TN border!

    61. Easily Jackson Hole, so much to do!!

    62. Park City! Medium!

    63. Katie Caperton says:

      Lucky to be anywhere there is snow!! Size small!

    64. With family. Wherever that may be. XL

    65. Definitely the Berkshires. Size M

    66. kitten shoemake says:

      size M for mountain man! favorite winter sport = winter snuggling, and snowshoe-ing..

    67. grandfather mountain “the swinging bridge” in the Appalachian trail parts of NC

      I would be a small? or a medium? my husband probably an extra small hahahaha

    68. I love to be in the Smoky Mountains or by my parent’s Christmas tree and fireplace.

    69. Michael Douglas Martin says:

      NC Mountains. Size Large.

    70. it’s hard to top the Rockies, specifically Salt Lake City, UT! SMALL

    71. Colorado

    72. Jordan Smith says:

      I want one….I want one.

    73. Jean-Luc Rivera says:

      I really like my home town, Robbinsville, North Carolina. It’s really a beautiful place during the winter.

    74. Nantahala National Forest in North Carolina–not super cold, but cold enough for some good snow.

    75. Pisgah National Forrest! Up in the Ridegcrest and Black Mountain area! And Medium!

    76. Tommie Coley says:

      I love to walk through the woods after a fresh snow. Very Peaceful. Especially with a gun and a dead deer on the ground. Medium

    77. The mountains of western NC for me. Size L.

    78. denver, Co size Medium

    79. Christopher says:

      I love spending time in New York City during the winter. It’s such a great atmosphere. My vest size is small.

    80. Only been there once but Kirkwood (Tahoe) was incredible. I’ll never forget The Face. Size L.

    81. Breckenridge, CO. Large!

    82. Ontario, Canada! Snowmobiling and such near the Bruce Trail. So fun and such good memories. Size small, or medium.

    83. Favorite winter spot is Banner Elk, North Carolina. Size L

    84. My favorite winter spot is in the Tennessee Smokey Mountains! Size, Medium!

    85. The top of the hill behind my parents’ house in Kentucky with snow on the ground a sled in hand. (Size Large)

    86. Margaret Jones says:

      Vienna, Austria for sure! Size Medium

    87. My favorite winter spot is Australia b/c it is actually summer! That vest would look great when its sunny and 85. Suns out, guns out! (Large)

    88. Cheaha Mountain for us East Central Alabamians.


    89. Love downtown lexington ky around Christmas. Small!

    90. Telluride! It just absolutely gorgeous.

      Medium – I believe.

    91. My favorite winter spot is Lake Tahoe, which is about 3 hours from San Francisco. Lucas (husband) wears a small and looks damn good in a vest! :)

    92. Favorite cold weather adventure spot is Colorado – beautiful hot springs, mountains, snow, and lots of adventures to be had. Favorite warm weather winter spot is heading to Mexico in December – perfect weather, escape the cold, and never too much of a crowd in the off season! Size small :)

    93. Jackson Hole. Hands down. If you haven’t been go now.
      Or literally anywhere with snow.
      Large (I think?)

    94. Chris Moultrie says:

      Favorite spot is Appalachian Mountains in Northern Georgia.
      Size: Medium

    95. Corey Carrasco says:

      Breckenridge, Colorado !! So many Christmas vacations spent up that way :)

      Size Small !

    96. Jessie Pierce says:

      Vail, CO…I haven’t skied in years, though! Size: XL

    97. Kyle Snyder says:

      I would have to say the upstate of South Carolina into Asheville. So many decorations.
      Size: large

    98. Colt Mansfield says:

      Any skiing out west, really. Winter Park was particularly fun last time I was there.

      Size: small

    99. Preston Stanford says:

      Hands down my favorite is Asheville, NC. Plenty to do in city limits and great jumping off point for NC/TN mountains. Vest looks great, size is XL for me.

    100. My husband wears a size XL :) Since it doesn’t get all that cold down here in Southwest Georgia, vests are actually the perfect option through most of the winter. We both spend a lot of time outdoors and quail hunt, and Wheat loves to deer, duck, dove and all other forms of hunting, basically. But this vest looks like it would be perfectly at home by the fire pit in the back yard! Thanks for introducing me to a great new company.


    101. Marty Thedford says:

      Christmas in the Texas Hill country. Frost over the south llano river in the mornings, hunting early, naps by the fire, cooking, baking, snacking, feasting, and toasting in the best pace of life– The Hill Country!

    102. Breckenridge, CO is my favorite for skiing. I’d love to win a vest in size Medium!

    103. Jacob Stewart says:

      Skiing in Mars Hill, NC at Wolf Ridge and my vest size is a medium!

    104. Brian Cromeens says:

      Have to be honest, I love South Texas in the Winter. I actually enjoy the spontaneity of Texas Weather.

      So, deer camp Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas in a 2XL.

    105. I haven’t found a place I love more tha Stowe, Vermont! Size L

    106. Kirkwood in Lake Tahoe. Vest size Medium.
      Happy Holidays!

    107. Favorite spot is the Red River Gorge in Eastern Kentucky. A little snow and it’s one of the most wild/ beautiful/ secluded places in Appalachia.

      Vest size Medium

    108. Favorite winter spot is on my mom’s ranch in Prescott, AZ! Size small vest.

    109. Bailey Larson says:

      Jackson, WY especially between Christmas and New Years! Ice skating on town square, fireworks at the mountain, skiing till your legs fall off and a hot toddy waiting for your return! Size small

    110. Sugarloaf ski resort in Carrabasset Valley, Maine…size medium!

    111. You know my favorite winter spot (my favorite all the time spot is BOONE NC!) XL

    112. Taylor Parrish says:

      Favorite winter spot would have to be Gatlinburg, TN up in the foothills of the great Tennessee smokies! Plenty of Hiking and adventure there away from all the tourists.. Great spot to enjoy a remote cabin in the woods way up in the mountains with some good company and great cocktails! Size M

    113. Blowing Rock and Boone, NC M

    114. Smoky Mountains, TN…home sweet home to me! Medium

    115. Breckenridge hiking for sure!

    116. David Mohrmann says:

      Love going to mt. Tremblant! M.

    117. The mountains of NC!

    118. My favorite winter adventure spot has to be the mountains of Tennessee. Simply breath taking this time of year.

      Vest Size — MEDIUM

    119. Although our winter spot is the White Mountain National forest in New Hampshire, it’s more likely my husband will wear this on hikes through Kennesaw Mountain!
      Size Small.
      Merry Christmas!!

    120. Whitney Jones says:

      Snowshoe! Small :-)

    121. My favorite winter adventure spot is up in the Black Mountains of Western NC. No skiing but all snowshoeing and backpacking.
      Vest size medium.

    122. Denver, Co. M

    123. Park City baby! Size Medium.

    124. Tracy Fridley says:

      Favorite winter adventure spot: Aspen
      Would love this vest for my son, size medium
      Thank you and Merry Christmas!

    125. Snowshoe mountain in WV. A lot of great memories over the years up there with family and friends. Vest size M

    126. Breckenridge, CO! size small =) sweet vest

    127. Justin Williamson says:

      in Winterplace WV**

    128. Justin Williamson says:

      I love skiing in the winter!! Size XL

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