Lightweight wind-proof jackets are an essential part of the modern British climber's gear list. Here we give a selection of what is available, with weights and prices so that you can compare the products and find the right jacket for you.
Arc'teryx Squamish Hoody - £120
Berghaus VapourLight Stretch Windshirt - £100
Super stretch fabric facilitates freedom of movement allowing you a comfortable unrestricting fit through your favourite trail sports. PERTEX® 100 DWR fabric is water resistant and highly windproof so that you can continue your activity through the unexpected showers or cold winds.
Lowe Alpine Lithium Jacket - £60
Mammut Micro Jacket - £120
Marmot Ether DriClime - £90
Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer Hooded Jacket - £100
Patagonia Nine Trails Jacket - £90
Rab Cirrus Wind Top - £60
Designed for fast and light use the Cirrus Wind Top is a fully featured jacket that can be used over layers to create a warm and windproof clothing system yet weighs in at just 140g.
The Cirrus Wind Top is ideal for adventure racers, mountain marathons, fell runners, mountain bikers, or even for super lightweight alpine style ascents on rock where wind proof protection is required.
|Great selection of windproofs for climbing, walking and running always in stock.|
See this product at the Joe Brown - Snowdonia shop
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See this product at the Outside Ltd shop