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Lightweight Waterproof Shells

Whether you're walking, climbing or running, summer is the time to save weight on your rain shell. We've compared nine at a range of budgets. From the world's lightest 3-layer waterproof to stripped-back alpine shells, there's something here for everyone.

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Mountain Equipment Quarrel Jacket

Designed for "high mountain treks and big ski days" the Quarrel is a light Gore-Tex shell with 'C-KNIT backer' for greater softness and packability. It's something a bit different, says Hugh Simons

Rab Sharp Edge Jacket

SALEWA Puez Tirolwool Celliant Jacket

Arc'teryx Beta LT Jacket

Rab Kinetic Plus Jacket

Páramo Enduro Jacket and Enduro Tour Trousers

Alpkit Definition Shell

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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

Arc'teryx Rush Jacket

Arc'teryx Beta LT Jacket

Rab: Scottish winter gear highlights

New Eiger Range Launch

Stride into autumn with new GORE-TEX waterproofs by Berghaus

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