Woolrich was established in 1830 in Pennsylvania by founder John Rich. Today, it is the oldest American outdoor clothing company. Woolrich products integrate the brand’s historical identity with a contemporary interpretation. The original Woolrich Arctic Parka, introduced in 1972, is now considered the quintessential down parka and is an internationally recognized brand icon and symbol. Woolrich’s collections combines 188 years of American heritage and value for the outdoors with contemporary European design.