From Dutch Harbor, Alaska to Gloucester, Massachusetts, the fishing is best when the weather is at its worst…late fall and winter, that’s just the way the cycle runs. And if you work hard and can accept the risks, there’s an ample reward to be had. It’s not for everyone. The U.S Department of Labor ranks commercial fishing as the most dangerous occupation in America. On deck or below, our Longliner’s Wool Vest is warming companion where companions are few and the only thing warm are the manifolds in the engine room. The 80% wool — 20% nylon is a working combination: wool brings warmth and nylon ads strength. Button front; two, deep chest pockets; a side entry, zippered chest pocket; adjustable twill strap in the back allows you to trim the fit.