Come visit the Pacific Northwest... The best single tip is prevent getting wet. That leads to cold and really sucks. Everything is in support of staying dry at all costs. That nice jacket that looks cool? Not so nice if water drips down your back. I wear a 3 season 1 piece suit and in the Summer, I have a mesh jacket and carry frog TogsNew (used) Vee owner out for a ride w/ my daughter on the back. Returned home just before the sky opened up and got to thinking how long it's been since I road in the rain (previous bike, long time ago). thread.