Originally Posted by LuluOfDenver
About long hair and rain--I braid mine and then put a neck gaiter on OVER it. Jacket on over that, and six weeks of riding in the rain later, I never had water down my back. Turtle Fur fleece neck gaiter or SmartWool ones (both found at REI) work great.
that's how I do it too... normally I just use a buff, or a fleece one in the winter. water wicking down has never been an issue