The North Face is named for the coldest, most unforgiving side of a mountain. The North Face has helped explorers reach the most unfathomable heights of the Himalayas. But The North Face legend begins, ironically, on a beach. More precisely, San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood, at an altitude of only 150 feet above sea level. It was here in 1966 that two hiking enthusiasts resolved to follow their passions and founded a small mountaineering retail store. From the beginning, the brand committed to serving all those who desired to explore and to serving our natural wild lands by helping to conserve them. The North Face believes that exploration creates an indelible bond with the outdoors, inspiring people to protect our land and pass these beliefs down to the next generation. Skirack offers a wide variety of The North Face jackets, vests, pants, shirts, base layers, and more. Available in men's, women's, and kid's sizes.