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Montane’s Trailblazer LT and Lite-Speed Trail Pull-On

Jun 14, 2022

Especially engineered with Montane’s Made for More ethos in mind, the Lite-speed Trail Pull-On and Trailblazer LT pack are made for moving fast and light. These are the ultimate pieces for those who demand the lowest weight, but who cannot compromise on performance. …
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Montane Trailblazer LT Rucksack Review - Ultralight Outdoor Gear

Posted by Joel Brennan on Jun 06, 2022

I’ve used both the  20Litre and the 28Litre versions of Montane’s Trailblazer LT ultralight rucksacks and I am very impressed, considering their overall weight they pack an amazing amount of features and functionality and are remarkably comfortable thanks to the vest-pack type harness and generous hip fins. One of the key features is the bladder pocket which sits between …
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Montane Legwear Guide

May 24, 2022

Choosing Montane LegwearWhen it comes to clothing there is often a dizzying assortment of options so one of the simplest ways to make your choice is to think about what you will be using them for most of the time. Rather than trying to get an item that does everything in all conditions, it is much better to be realistic and get something that performs brilliantly for the activity you get out and d …
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Montane Womens Allez Pull-on Review - Ultralight Outdoor Gear

May 05, 2022

A baselayer is a baselayer isn’t it? Not so, I Love my Montane Allez Pull-on and did so the first time I put it on. What I like about it is Polartec fleecy grid fabric on the inside face is just so soft and comfy while still being highly breathable. I wore mine on a warm and sunny late September day hiking above Zermatt in Switzerland, it was 20 degrees but I didn’t overheat and felt …
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Montane Supercell Gloves - Trail Magazine

Posted by Trail Review on May 04, 2022

These warm, tough and waterproof mountaineering gloves have a nylon outer shell with goatskin reinforcements on palms, fingers and thumbs. Inside, a thick pile lining wicks superbly, keeping handsdry and comfortable. Extended cuffs with a drawcord closure ensure a good seal, while wrist leashes help to prevent losing one in the hills.VERDICTWarm, well-built gloves that are cracking value too. More …
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Montane Terra Stretch Pants - Trail Magazine Review

Posted by Trail Magazine on May 04, 2022

I've used these every week for 4 years, all year round, and they're still going strong. Leg vents mean they're nice and cool in the summer. The stretchy material makes them super flexible when you're scrambling. I find them a slightly strange cut at the top of the legs, but other than that they're money well spent.VERDICTEven comfy enough to sleep in. …
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Prism Insulated Jacket - TRAIL MAGAZINE: Excellent and fairly priced

Posted by Trail Magazine on May 04, 2022

The Primaloft-insulated Montane Prism strikes a lovely balance between weight, warmth, features and performance. The adjustable, peaked hood is excellent, the dropped hem adds warmth and coverage, and the relaxed fit (neither loose nor athletic) is just right. The 30-denier, windproof Pertex Quantum shell feels tougher than many others too.VERDICTAn excellent and fairly-priced synthetic jacket. …
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Alpine Resolve Gore-Tex Jacket - Trail Magazine Best Value

Posted by Trail Magazine on May 04, 2022

Montane's latest flagship waterproof jacket is a rugged Gore-Tex Pro shell primarily designed for alpine adventures and winter mountaineering - but that also makes it a solid option for committed outdoorsy types who are particularly hard on their kit. In terms of fit, features and functionality. This jacket is up there with the best, including many top-end shells in the £400-£500 price range.VERDI …
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Pac Plus XT Gore-Tex Jacket - 2022 TRAL MAGAZINE BEST IN TEST

Posted by Trail Magazine on May 04, 2022

Boasting the latest Gore-Tex Paclite Plus fabric, which now has a dry-touch backer for improved comfort, this is a great technical 3-season shell for hillwalking, scrambling and full-on mountaineering use. It's got a cracking helmet-friendly hood, pit zips for easy venting. Well-placed pockets and a trim-fitting yet full-coverage cut that offers excellent mobility. 100% recycled too!VERDICT A moun …
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​2022 Trail Magazine Best in Test

Posted by Trail Magazine on May 03, 2022

Boasting the latest Gore-Tex Paclite Plus fabric, which now has a dry-touch backer for improved comfort, this is a great technical 3-season shell for hillwalking, scrambling and full-on mountaineering use. It's got a cracking helmet-friendly hood, pit zips for easy venting. Well-placed pockets and a trim-fitting yet full-coverage cut that offers excellent mobility. 100% recycled too!VERDICT A moun …
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Montane Information Page

Mar 22, 2021

Innovative, lightweight, breathable clothing and equipment for endurance sports and activities in extreme environmentsBritish outdoor brand Montane has become synonymous with lightweight and breathable clothing and equipment. For over 25 years Montane has worked closely with serious mountain professionals working in hostile conditions across the globe as a proving ground for garment design. From t …
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Trek Scotland Review - Montane Alpine Resolve

Posted by Trek Scotland on Nov 16, 2020

The Montane Alpine Resolve sure packs a punch straight out of bag. Coming in the striking Citrus Green design, it certainly ticks the first box for a winter shell jacket. Bright and bold, it will stand out in contrast to the shorter days and bleak white mountain tops of the winter season.