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Winter Mitts

Mitts: perhaps not the sexiest of outdoor clothing, but if the weather is at its worst, or you suffer from cold extremities, then these are the things that will make the biggest difference to your hands. In this review we've looked at warmth, dexterity, water resistance, durability and overall design. We've climbed, skied, hiked and...


Latest Reviews

These are reviews from the UKC editorial team

Mountain Equipment Super Couloir Glove

They're so warm, dextrous and well made that Kevin Woods struggles to find fault with Mountain Equipment's new Super Couloir gloves.

Rab Guide Glove Short

This waterproof insulated glove is just as tough and dextrous as the original Guide Glove, but with a less bulky cuff it fits more easily under your sleeves, says Dan Bailey

Outdoor Research Stormtracker Heated Gloves

Handwear with central heating sounds great, but does the technology meet the needs of climbers and hillwalkers? Dan Bailey can't decide whether he's turned on by it, or left cold.

Winter Gloves

You may only have two hands, but in winter you can never have too many gloves. This collection spans a range of makes, models and prices. We've...

Outdoor Designs Summitstretch Gloves

Georgie Smith gives the Summitstretch gloves some abuse to see what they're made of and how they handle cragging on...

Arete Gloves from Outdoor Research

Keen winter climber Jon Ratcliffe puts the Arete Glove from Outdoor Research through its paces. "...long walk-ins,...

Marmot Work Glove

Viv Scott reviews the Work Glove from Marmot. The Work Glove has been around since 2001 and is a flagship part of Marmot's winter range....


Latest News

These are annoucements direct from manufacturers

Salewa Tirolwool Celliant Collection

Salewa, the mountain company based in the Italian Dolomites, is launching a unique wool technology for the autumn/winter 2017 season.

Outdoor Research Ascendant Collection: Active insulation for breathable warmth

Using the latest technology paired with a forward-thinking mix of materials, the Ascendant family represents a firm step forward in the rapidly evolving category insulated layers that truly can be worn...

Outdoor Research ALTIHeat? gloves available now.

Following the success of their heated glove collection for back country pursuits, Outdoor Research have added two more styles to extend the benefits of ALTIHeat™ further and introduce touch-screen Sensor™ technology to the range for...

Transcendent Down Mitts from OR

Keep your hands toasty warm this winter with these covetable down mitts - new to Outdoor Research's Transcendent down...

Stormtracker Sensor Gloves?

For 'do-it-all' versatility look no further than the Stormtracker Sensor Gloves.

Outdoor Research Iluminator Sensor Gloves?

Built to repel wicked weather in high alpine environments, the new tech friendly Illuminator...

Marmot Winter Gloves

A round up of the best winter gloves from Marmot's 2011 collection.


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