UOG - TOP PICK A hard-wearing hill walking and “everyday adventure.” water-proof shell. The Namche utilises GORE-TEX 3-Layer construction, which provides excellent waterproofing and breathability, making it ideal for various outdoor activities.We are really impressed with this lightweight, heavy-duty shell, its one of our Top Picks
Everyday adventure, 3-layer GORE-TEX waterproof shell with lower impact construction. Ideal for hiking and hillwalking, it's built with 100% recycled, fluorocarbon-free fabric, a fluorocarbon-free membrane, and a low energy use solution-dyed backer.
This is a solid jacket investment; this hard-wearing all-rounder will get years of use. The Namche is ideal for various outdoor activities. Constructed from a robust 75 denier Gore-Tex three-layer waterproof technology, you can be confident this jacket will keep you dry in terrible conditions. The Namche boasts a Hydrostatic Head value of 28000, and thanks to the jacket's “pit-zips”, it breathes incredibly well.
The Namche has an impressive hood with two adjustment points around the face and one adjustment point around the crown. Two large hand pockets provide ample storage and also aid in ventilation. The jacket can be cinched in around the hem and the cuffs.
It's not the jacket I would be packing for multi-day hikes, but this is an excellent outer shell for almost every outdoor pursuit. It will last you for years.
- Reviewed by Ultralight Outdoor Gear
- 75D Recycled GORE-TEX 3-Layer construction ePE waterproof technology with PFCecFree DWR (141gsm)
- HH: 28,000mm
- RET: <13
- 2-way adjustable hood with concealed internal cord locks and single handed adjustment
- Wired and stiffened peak for increased weather protection
- Sleeve articulation for freedom of movement
- 2 external hand pockets with YKK® AquaGuard Zips
- Full venting pit zips with YKK® AquaGuard Zips
- YKK® AquaGuard centre front zip with fleece lined chin guard for comfort
- Hook and loop adjustment around cuffs for better fit
- Dual sided rear hem adjustment with single handed adjustment
- Recycled backer fabric that’s solution dyed to reduce energy use
- Small weighs: 432g
- Medium weighs: 447g
- Large weighs: 468g
- XLarge weighs: 489g
- Fit: Regular
- Centre back length (Size M): 77cm / 30.3inch
Material & Construction
- Fabric Composition Main Face: 100% Polyester (Recycled Fibres), ePE Membrane.
- Backer: 100% Recycled Polyester