Mountain Equipment Reviews

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Mountain Equipment Vega Jacket

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Decent alpine ascending jacket, but not very warm when sitting in camp. This is my first serious down jacket and I have no experience prior…
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Mountain Equipment Eclipse Hooded Zip-T

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This warm base layer is perfect for those who go where it is really cold and those who just feel really cold whatever the temperature. It wicks,…
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Mountain Equipment Citadel Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars Super light, extremely warm winter sports jacket. Allows great articulation for complete freedom of movement. Primaloft insulation provides…
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Mountain Equipment Annapurna Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars I have bought this jacket for an up and coming trek to Everest base camp. I have tried it out in our milder climate on a colder day and the…
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Mountain Equipment Eclipse Hooded Zip-T

rated 5 of 5 stars Best fleece ever made for winter climbing. I had to get this fleece after using my fried's on a on a climbing trip. The fleece has a snug athletic…
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Mountain Equipment Aeon Jacket

rated 3 of 5 stars Lightweight packable rain jacket. Good for the occasional shower but not so good in prolonged rain because of limited breathability. The Mountain…
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Mountain Equipment Ibex Pant

rated 5 of 5 stars Excellent lightweight stretchable soft shell pant suitable for hiking, backpacking, snowsports, and mountaineering. Water resistant and wind…
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Mountain Equipment Glacier 500

rated 3.5 of 5 stars One of Mountain Equipment's all rounder sleeping bags designed to tackle a wide range of conditions. It does what is says on the tin, keeps…
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Mountain Equipment Lhotse Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A fully waterproof, Goretex Pro shell with a great fit that will suit most leaner body types. Would recommend to anyone who wants a reliable…
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Mountain Equipment Eclipse Inferno Jacket

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Light, warm, highly breathable, good fit—a good piece of gear! This jacket is, for me, a revolution in fleece technology. The small fleece…
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Mountain Equipment Crux LS Crew

rated 5 of 5 stars The Mountain Equipment Crux LS Crew tee is an excellent synthetic (polyester) baselayer suitable for year round use. It features Polygiene anti-microbial…
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Mountain Equipment Eclipse Hooded Zip-T

rated 4 of 5 stars Great grid fleece mid layer or cold weather base layer for active use. Of the grid layer fleeces Patagonia's R1 is the one you see the most…
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Mountain Equipment Annapurna Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars I've had this jacket (more a 'coat' than a jacket) for a long time. I don't get to wear it often as it's so warm, and hence it's still in great…
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Mountain Equipment Changabang Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars After having a few problems with my old shell, I decided to bite the bullet and buy a more serious jacket, after speaking to a few different…
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Mountain Equipment Morpheus Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars This Jack is the cheapest and lightest of the Mountain Equipment Gore-Tex Pro-shell(3 Layer) range. The Morpheus has a large map pocket, 2 reasonably…
 
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Mountain Equipment Annapurna Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars I bought mine secondhand ten years ago to take on a Himalayan climbing expedition. We did a first ascent of an easy but remote 20,000' mountain…
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Mountain Equipment Karakorum Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars This is the best jacket for climbing and skiing. Made from 2 layers Gore-tex XCR. Light, excellent movement in all directions, huge pockets…
 
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Mountain Equipment Changabang Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars This is the best jacket for expeditions, climbing, and snowboarding. Made for the hardest of the hardcore with three layers of Gore-Tex XCR.
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Mountain Equipment Classic Dragon 1000

rated 4 of 5 stars I slept in this inside a Gortex bivi, on a 3/4 length thermarest light mat. Woke in the morning to find ice inside the bivi where I'd been breathing.
 
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Mountain Equipment Changabang Jacket

rated 4 of 5 stars I got this in summer 2000 as the old models were being cleared out (for £160!). Normally a jacket of this spec would be way out of my wallet,…
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Mountain Equipment Classic Dragon 1000

rated 4 of 5 stars Despite not using this sleeping bag in the extremes of weather yet, I am very pleased with it. It has a fine nylon inner and outer, and considering…
 
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Mountain Equipment Gore-Tex Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars This is the best jacket I've ever owned by far. The freedom of movement is stunning, it is lightweight and retains all the technical features.
 
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Mountain Equipment Karakorum Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars Fantastic jacket, unique freedom of movement! Well worth the money!
 
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Mountain Equipment Makalu Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars This is a wonderful technical jacket. It has a 3-ply gore-tex outer with no lining. It is lightweight and packs down very small.
 
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Mountain Equipment Karakorum Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars Very good jacket. Light, durable perfect rain and extreme mountaineering gear. Very nice huge pocket inside. Only disadvantage arm-ends should…
 
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Mountain Equipment Annapurna Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars This jacket is absolutely amazing! I use it in the depths of winter or just when it's too cold for my fleece. The Drilite outer is much better…
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