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Winter Mountain Overtrousers

We've put seven pairs of winter mountaineering shell trousers through their paces all season. Here's how they compare...

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Black Diamond Alpine Start Hoody & Alpine Light Pants

From winter walking and climbing to spring cragging and via ferrata, Toby Archer tests a lightweight softshell combo from Black Diamond

Rab Rock Range for Women and Men

From wicking t-shirts to stretchy trousers, Charlie Low and Dale Comley sample key pieces from Rab's new Rock Range, which combine casual styling with techy fabrics and an athletic fit for summer rock.

3rd Rock Mercury Jeans

Everyone likes a pair of jeans that you can climb in, but still look good down the pub - and the Mercury Jeans certainly tick those boxes. But are they just too nice to trash on a crag?

Fjällräven Keb Trousers

Richard Prideaux puts these bombproof, 'technically advanced trekking trousers' through their paces

Mountain Equipment Women's Squall Jacket & Comici Pants

From sport climbing in Finale to walking up Scafell and trad climbing in the Highlands, Victoria de Ga...

3rd Rock Ramblas Trousers

Lightweight climbing chinos with a superb active cut, 3rd Rock's Ramblas trousers can also be worn down the pub without "looking like a...

Páramo Enduro Jacket and Enduro Tour Trousers

As an alternative to a traditional hard shell, Tom Ripley has been putting Páramo's top-end technical...

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Rab Sharp Edge Jacket and Pants

Perfected for ski mountaineering, the Sharp Edge is designed for technical climbs and nail-biting descents. Striking the balance between protection and comfort, the flexible Pertex AP 3L fabric is as breathable as it is hard-wearing, offering shelter from the elements without restricting movement.

Latok Jacket and Bib from Rab

Rab introduce their ultimate winter waterproof combo - an extremely robust Jacket and bib designed using their exclusive DVexpedition fabric.

New Berghaus climbing softshells have a hard edge

New from Berghaus for spring/summer 2017 are the Fast Climb jacket and pant. Extending the renowned Extrem range with lightweight, durable summer gear, the Fast Climb products are softshells designed to give protection from the...

Váli - Multifunctional Mountain Legwear from Jöttnar

A richly featured softshell mountain pant made from class-leading Schoeller® fabric....

New Men's Ferrosi Summit Hooded Jacket? and Ferros

Outdoor Research's Ferrosi line is one of the best-selling soft shell collections in the outdoor...

ABK Oldstone Pant

ABK's classic Oldstone climbing pant with Euro-flair. The colours will change from season to season but the quality, cut and comfort...

Jöttnar introduces the Vanir LT

Like Jöttnar's shell jackets, the Vanir and Vanir LT are designed to withstand the punishment of Scottish winter...

30% OFF ABK Oldstone Light Pants at

Cool, euro climbing pants from ABK - were £70 now only £49 at Outside!

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