Outdoor Clothing

Outdoor Clothing

We have brought together a huge selection of outdoor clothing, and we recognise that it's a very broad category, ranging from socks to expedition level down jackets. As a result we've split it into bite-sized sub categories in the outdoor clothing area, for ease of navigation. If you have any trouble finding what you're looking for, never fear - you can always use the search bar near the top of this page to find the product you need. Failing that you can call one of our friendly and knowledgeable customer service reps who will be more than willing to help you out.

We stock major brands such as The North Face, Marmot, Mountain Equipment, Mountain Hardwear, Rab, Montane and Icebreaker, which are all commonplace in the world of high street retail. Equally excitingly we have brought on board lesser-known brands such as Western Mountaineering and Zamberlan. We have singled these out for their handmade, technical credentials and unique detailing, and they are becoming more and more dominant in their respective markets as a result.
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The Marmot Men's PreCip jacket has been core to the Marmot waterproof jackets range for a number of years and this season it sees a huge fabric upgrade in the form of Marmots exclusive NanoPro coating technology which is 43% more breathable than the outgoing fabric.

This jacket features a fully adjustable hood that fits tidily into the colar when not in use, two pockets that are clear of a backpack harness, and under arm ventilation to help keep you cool when you are working hard.

 

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The Mountain Equipment Women's Shield Jacket is an awesome windproof jacket made with a GORE WINDSTOPPER softshell outer. The Shield jacket is designed to keep you protected from almost everything a winter’s day can launch at you: arctic gales, sleet, snow and squally showers.

Backed up with full function Mountain Equipment design and innovative hybrid construction this is as protective as softshell gets.  If your typical winter’s day in the mountains often feels more like a battle than a walk in the park then you should consider the Shield to be essential equipment.
 

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BrilliantVery pleased, love the numpste vest and webtogs service is 1st class. Will buy from you again, very impressed Thank You xx
 

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rab bargainbought in sale at 50 notes, absolute bargain. Been a bit warm to wear to moment but every thing suggest will be great jacket
 

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Great jacketGreat jacket perfect for the approaching cooler days. Like it so much have worn the first one out;-) Size is different to original.
 

Outdoor Clothing Features

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Bridgedale Wool Fusion technology combines New Tough Wool with Endurofil yarn to provide balanced insulation, moisture wicking and durability. It delivers high performance, comfortable yet hard wearing walking socks.

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Helmet Compatible jackets have hoods that are compatible for use with a helmet. The hood allows four-way movement so never inhibits your vision while reaching or stretching in awkward positions.

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Quick drying Items use fabrics which are known for their quick drying properties ideal for travel towels, walking trousers, climbing pants and outdoor equipment.

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550 Fill Power Down is mid range in the down market and it offers great warmth to weight ratios. Perfect for use in cold weather clothing and equipment.

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eVent fabrics get their unique properties from a proprietary and patented waterproof membrane. Its unique composition allows millions of tiny pores to breathe at their full potential. Sweat vents directly to the outside of the fabric in one easy step. Event call this Direct Venting Technology. Its genius is hidden in its simplicity. eVent fabrics simply let the sweat out.

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HyVent is a waterproof, breathable technology that utilises a three-layer construction to stay simultaneously breathable and waterproof in extreme conditions. The durable woven outer layer protects the wearer from abrasion. The mid-layer utilises a PU coating and micro pores to channel water vapour from the inner layer to the outer, while keeping water out. The comfortable inner layer also channels moisture up to the micro pores.

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Pertex develop new, lighter, stronger and more technical fabrics for brands to use on their outdoor clothing and equipment. Pertex is used on items which range as far as down sleeping bags to lightweight waterproofs. Pertex have a range of fabrics which each has it's own area of expertise.

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Gore-Tex are the makers of the well known waterproof and breathable membrane which is added to outdoor clothing, footwear and equipment in order to achieve high levels of weather protection and performance when it's most needed.

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Polartec are the fleece insulation giants. Polartec also have developed fabrics such as Alpha, NeoShell, Power Stretch, Wind Pro, Thermal Pro and Power Dry. Each of these fabrics have their own specific use and have been integrated into outdoor products which has enabled items to be perfect for certain conditions, altitudes and activities.

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PrimaLoft Eco insulation uses post-consumer recycled material to create a high loft, thermally efficient, earth-friendly insulation. Approximately 28 recycled bottles are used in the making of each kg of PrimaLoft Eco.

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PrimaLoft One is the highest performing synthetyic insulation on the market for warmth, water resistance, softness and compressibility. PrimaLoft One is an ultra-fine microfibre insulation that is as warm, soft and lightweight, and is warmer wet or dry than all other insulation.

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900 Fill Power Down is the highest quality down, offering exceptional warmth to weight ratios. 900 fill power is rare and expensive but gives expedition level performance and heat retention.

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850 Fill Power Down is at the top end of the market, offering exceptional warmth to weight ratios. 850 fill power is rare and expensive but gives expedition level performance and heat retention.

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800 Fill Power Down is at the top end of the market, offering exceptional warmth to weight ratios. 800 fill power is rare and expensive but gives expedition level performance and heat retention.

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750 Fill Power Down is high quality down which offers lightweight warmth and low pack size. High quality down gives lower weight but higher heat retention than lower fill power down.

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700 Fill Power Down is high quality down which offers lightweight warmth and low pack size. High quality down gives lower weight but higher heat retention than lower fill power down.

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675 Fill Power Down is mid range in the down market and it offers great warmth to weight ratios. Perfect for use in cold weather clothing and equipment.

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600 Fill Power Down is mid range in the down market and it offers great warmth to weight ratios. Perfect for use in cold weather clothing and equipment.

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Cordura 4-Way Stretch is durable, versatile and reliable. Constructed using high tenacity fibre technologies, weight for weight, Cordura fabrics are exceptionally durable.

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Bridgedale Cool Fusion technology maximises the benefits of high wicking fibres such as Coolmax which together with Merino Wool or Cotton are knitted in such a way so as to deliver a highly ventilated, light & comfortable sock.

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Bridgedale Merino Fusion technology combines Merino Wool with Coolmax to provide balanced insulation with the highest levels of comfort. Merino wool is the finest wool used in socks giving excellent insulation and next-to-skin softness. The Coolmax rapidly transports moisture away from the skin leaving your feet dry, warm and comfortable.

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Keen.Dry is a proprietary waterproof, breathable membrane that lets moisture out without letting water in so keeping your feet dry from rain and snow while letting moist damp air escape from the boots or shoes.

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Gore-Tex Active is the most breathable Gore-Tex variant, which uses a thinner version of their ePTFE membrane bonded to a lightweight face fabric, and ‘microgrid’ woven backer. This not only reduces weight and enhances breathability, but also helps Gore-Tex Active fabrics slide easily over mid layers. Gore-Tex Active is ideal for high intensity ‘done in a day’ activities.

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Gore Windstopper soft shell fabrics. These are a 3 layer laminate of a hard wearing outer fabric, and a wicking lining fabric, with the windstopper membrane sandwiched between. This offers superb protection, being totally windproof and stops snow and rain in all but the worst conditions.

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Gore-Tex Pro is the top end Gore-Tex fabric, designed for the most demanding conditions. Available in 2 and 3 layer varieties, Gore-Tex Pro has improved abrasion resistance. Targeted at the outdoor professional, Gore-Tex Pro Shell is the most hard wearing of the Gore fabrics.

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PreCip is a traditional barrier technology that uses impregnated silicon dioxide particles to create minute, consistently sized, pores that allow water vapour to be expelled from the inside whilst keeping larger water molecules firmly on the outside. Ideal for foul weather protection PreCip products are highly compressible.

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M-series fabrics are designed for moving light and fast. They combine stretchable, water repellent, abrasion resistant and highly breathable shell materials with insulating buffer materials on the inside. M2 shells are the ideal balance between weather resistance, breathability and thermal protection. They are appropriate for a wide range of aerobic use in moderate to cold conditions.

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M-series fabrics are designed for moving light and fast. They combine stretchable, water repellent, abrasion resistant and highly breathable shell materials with insulating buffer materials on the inside. M3 shells are the most breathable in the M-series. They are best for high aerobic use in mild conditions.

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MemBrain Strata is Marmot's own lightweight waterproof / breathable technology. A lamination technology that rates a whopping 20,000mm in waterproof performance and 20,000 gr in breathability. Requiring neither lining nor 3-layer construction like many similar lamination processes, MemBrain Strata products are by far the lightest, most breathable garments in their categories.

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The North Face use Vaporwick fabric on their GTD products because it moves moisture away from the skin to the outer surface where it can evaporate quickly leaving you cool and dry.

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HyAcitive is made up of breathabile hollow core yarns, and is available in Light, Midweight and Warm variants. Warm HyActive garments emphasise warmth, whilst HyActive Light garments have an open weave structure to enhance moisture transport during high intensity activities. Hybrid Hyactive provides a good balance between the two using 'body-mapped' light and heavier Hyactive panels.

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HyVent Alpha is a waterproof, breathable membrane that is applied to a base fabric in order to boost protection against the weather. It allows damp, moist air to pass through the membrane to the exterior where it evaporates. The channels that allow the moist air to escape are too small for water molecules to pass through thus keeping you dry and protected.

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DriLite is an exceptionally light, highly breathable and water resistant shell fabric which protects down clothing and sleeping bags from dampness. Drilite is used on most Mountain Equipment down items due to it's unique ability to protect down from the weather at such a low weight.

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Granite Stretch has a tough nylon outer weave which adds abrasion resistance. It has a soft inner weave for comfort and a DWR finish stops moisture penetration.

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Windwall Fabrics are North Face's answer to windproof fleece. The Windwall technology uses a unique fabric bonding process that allows only a tiny amount of external air to permeate the fleece. This reduces the effects of windchill and enhances the user's warmth and comfort.

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HyVent is a waterproof, breathable technology that utilises a three-layer construction to stay simultaneously breathable and waterproof in extreme conditions. The durable woven outer layer protects the wearer from abrasion. The mid-layer utilises a PU coating and micro pores to channel water vapour from the inner layer to the outer, while keeping water out. The comfortable inner layer also channels moisture up to the micro pores.

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TNF Apex Aerobic is the lightest and most breathable of The North Face soft shell fabrics. It's designed to accommodate for a whole range of activities in moderate weather conditions while giving a maximum amount of 4-way stretch. Windproof to 10 CFM makes it ideal for keeping warm after aerobic exercise.

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HyVent 2.5L is a waterproof, breathable technology that is an applied PU coating combined with a print matrix that acts as a half layer. The half layer adds durability & comfort by actually preventing the Hyvent from touching your skin. It stops the need for a liner that cuts weight and gives better performance.

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Polartec Wind Pro fabrics are extremely breathable yet provide 4 times more wind resistance than traditional fleece. This is the new super fleece that spans an incredibly wide range of conditions; performs as both outerwear and insulation; and offers exceptional durability

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Pertex Equilibrium is the fabric used on high activity garments due to it's ability to transport moisture away from the skin to the outside of the fabric where it evaporates, so helping with body temperature regulation, hence Equilibrium

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Pertex Microlight offers some of the softest and lightest fabric in the Pertex range; essential when grams and ounces count.

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Pertex Quantum technology is the lightest of the Pertex fabrics and it shows the best strength to weight ratio. Pertex Quantum is windproof and withstands the abuse of hardcore use. Perfect for use in construction of lightweight wind shells.

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Pertex Quantum technology is the lightest of the Pertex fabrics and it shows the best strength to weight ratio. Pertex Quantum is down proof and withstands the abuse of hardcore use.

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Pertex Endurance technology incorporates an ultra-thin membrane with a durable nylon face fabric. This layer is so thin that it hardly adds any weight, nor does it affect the softness of the material considerably.

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Pertex Shield + offers a lightweight, tough, waterproof and breathable fabric perfect for use in construction of outdoor clothing. It's low weight and high breathability make it top of the technical fabric manuacturers.

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Pertex Shield provides the perfect balance of waterproofing, breathability, wind and water repellency with flexability and a lightweight construction.

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Polartec NeoShell is the latest in softshell technology. NeoShell provides the protection of a hard shell with the breathability and mobility of a soft shell - it also has the added bonus of being warmer and 100% windproof.

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Polartec Power Shield fabrics feature a smooth, tightly woven nylon face for abrasion resistance equal or superior to the best shells, but without the stiffness and noise. A polyester velour back traps air and provides a high warmth-to-weight ratio.

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Polartec Power Dry fabrics feature body-hugging 4-way stretch and are very breathable. They keep you dry when you sweat and provide warmth without weight. These are the most versatile outdoor and fitness apparel fabrics available today.

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Polartec Power Stretch fabrics feature body-hugging 4-way stretch and are very breathable. They keep you dry when you sweat and provide warmth without weight. These are the most versatile outdoor and fitness apparel fabrics available today.

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Polartec Thermal Pro High Loft fabrics take insulation to a new level by maximising warmth without weight, compressibility, and breathability. They're the most technically advanced of the Polartec insulation fabrics, achieving the utmost versatility and performance under extreme conditions. This level of performance is critical when you're skiing, backpacking or rock climbing.

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Polartec Classic is the most commonly used Polartec Fleece in the outdoor market. It comes in 100, 200 and 300 weights. The higher the rating the warmer the fleece. Classic is resistant to colour fading, pilling and comes out like new, wash after wash.

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Polygiene Stay Fresh. This a treatment added to fabrics in order to create a barrier against odour emitting microbes which build up after use. It's a naturally occurring anti-microbial formula so it's safe for you and the environment.

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Matrix SW is a fabric which is woven together in a single weave pattern so to give great wind protection and durability.

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Matrix SWS is a fabric which is woven together in a single weave pattern so to give great durability, stretch and wind protection. It makes a perfect material for outdoor use where weather conditions can be changeable.

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Matrix DWS is a fabric which is woven together in a double weave pattern so to give great durability, stretch and weather protection with added DWR for moisture beading.

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Merino Wool is used in construction of garments in order to achieve high leels of comfort and durability. Merino Wool also has the ability to naturally break down smell emitting microbes, leaving you fresh after long days hiking, skiing or relaxing.

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Polartec Alpha is the latest evolution of synthetic insulation offering a rare combination of lightweight warmth and true breathability in insulated style garments.

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A4 Map Pockets are large pockets designed to add storage space so you can fit in maps, goggles and other useful items without feeling the extra bulk. Extra space is made by over lapping and tilting pockets to utilise space within the garment.

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Rip Stop is a lightweight nylon fabric with interwoven rip-stop reinforcement threads in a cross hatch pattern. It's woven with a coarse, strong warp and filling yarns at intervals so that tears will not spread. Rip-stop is used in construction of hot air balloons and yacht sails but in this case very effectively on outdoor clothing.

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RIRI Aqua Zips are used for technical items where weight cannot be spared. RIRI use a system of meshed plastic teeth which come together and form a hydrostatic seal so making the zips completely waterproof without having to use a storm flap.

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YKK Zips are used for their robustness and exceptional quality. YKK uses locking teeth to create a barrier between you and the elements.

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UPF is the Ultra-Violet Protection Factor that you receive from your clothing. The higher the number the more protection from the suns harmful rays you achieve.

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Thumb Loops are becoming a great feature of jackets, fleece and baselayer because it allows you to connect with the garment as well as wear it. Thumb loops prevent the sleeves from riding up so preventing any discomfort and they also help keep the heat in.

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DWR. Durable Water Repellent, is a coating added to fabrics to help add to their water repellency and shed water and snow more effectively.

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Articulated: products which have articulated sleeves or knees simply mean that the construction of a joint has been manufactured to fit the natural ergonomics of your body therefore increasing the range of movement and flexibility.

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Garment packs into it's own pocket to take up less room in your pack and can easily be accessed when needed.

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This garment Packs down Small and comes with it's own stuff sack so it packs small to take up less room in your pack and can be easily accessed in case of a downpour.

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Pit-Zips are under-arm zipped vents, designed to allow the wearer of a waterproof jacket to quickly shed excess heat and improve air circulation, without having to remove the jacket.

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Lightweight products feature lightweight materials and constructions to reduce the user’s load and aid mobility. Lightweight clothing products are thin and provide very little or no cushioning and insulation. They are best used for high-intensity or warm-weather pursuits, or employed as part of a layering system.

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TNF Apex soft shell technology is a group of fabrics developed by The North Face for use across a wide range of activities. Ranging from the highly breathable TNF Apex Aerobic Fabric to the totally windproof TNF Apex Climatebloc.

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Apex Climateblock Is the most solid of all the North Face soft shell Apex fabrics. Nearly waterproof and utterly windproof, Apex climateblock is the daddy whether you are cycling, trekking, skiing, climbing in gnarly conditions out on the hill.

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Trim-To-Fit Insoles feature a unique stabiliser cap for optimal underfoot support. When integrated with the shape and design of the foam full length, this combination creates a deep heel cup to cradle the heel’s fat pad. This system provides comfort and necessary stability for different activities, footwear and foot types.

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650 Fill Power Down is mid range in the down market and it offers great warmth to weight ratios. Perfect for use in cold weather clothing and equipment.

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Leather is a durable and hardwearing but also an elegant and flexible material. It is a natural product, so it breathes which means it is extremely comfortable footwear. It can be moulded, split, shaped and finished into numerous textures and patterns.

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Metatomical Footbed Design is an internal support mechanism that is anatomically engineered to provide excellent arch support and cradle the natural contours of the foot for extra comfort.

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KEEN S3 is other wise know as Shock, Suspension and Stability. Keen have engineered this technology to help support the foot on impact and dissipate shock to reduce the odds of twisting an ankle.

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Granite Stretch Tough has added CORDURA which gives excellent tear and abrasion resistance

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Granite Stretch is a Nylon and Spandex double weave fabric Tough Nylon outer weave adds abrasion resistance Soft inner double weave face offers great next to skin comfort Spandex yarns give the fabric four way stretch properties The DWR finish wards off light showers of rain

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These are a 3 layer laminate of a hard wearing outer fabric, and a wicking lining fabric, with the windstopper membrane sandwiched between. This offers superb protection, being totally windproof and stops snow and rain in all but the worst conditions.

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If you're not completely satisfied with the quality of your Bridgedale Socks at any time within 3 years of purchase then send them back to us for an exchange. All that's required is the proof of purchase. Happy walking from Bridgedale.

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Made from nature’s natural insulator – Wool. Air is trapped between its natural fibers, providing excellent insulation. Water vapour can also pass relatively unimpeded though high quality wool, reducing condensation, and the resulting discomfort and odour it brings.

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CoolMax is a technical synthetic fabric developed in 1986 to aid moisture removal during sport. Using grooved polyester fibres that wick moisture away from the skin through capilliary action, it then disperses it over a wide surface area to accelerate evaporation. This in turn aids cooling to increase personal comfort – hence the CoolMax name.

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If you're not completely satisfied with the quality of your Bridgedale Socks at any time within 3 years of purchase then send them back to us for an exchange. All that's required is the proof of purchase. Happy walking from Bridgedale.

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Zip-In Compatible: cross-compatibility between the zips of selected fleeces, down garments and waterproofs from The North Face enables you to zip an insulation layer into a waterproof shell for extra warmth or zip a waterproof shell on top of a fleece for added protection. The result is a convenient and adaptable layering system.

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Made partly or entirely from man-made or synthetic materials. These enables the manufacturer to select materials to suit the objectives of their product, for example to achieve light weight, high breathability, or abrasion resistance.

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Made from carbon fibre, an alternative to metals with very high tensile strength, and low weight. Often referred to simple as ‘carbon’, it is an expensive premium product, but pays dividends in weight-centric pursuits such as trail running.

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Modular is a method of constructing gloves or mittens with distinct layers, that can be separated to wear independently, or worn together, depending on weather conditions. Thin liners provide next-to skin comfort, and can be worn on their own in moderate conditions, whilst thicker insulating and/or waterproof outer gloves/mitts can be put on over the top should the weather get more extreme.

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Under Helmet hoods, hats and other headwear are designed to be worn comfortably under a helmet during climbing, snowsports or cycling. A less obtrusive alternative to over-helmet designs, they are well-suited to lightweight windproof and waterproof outerwear, and base layer headwear designs.

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Abrasion Resistant garments are constructed from highly durable high-denier fabrics, designed for use in challenging conditions where garments are exposed to high levels of scuffing, scratching or rubbing. These garments will hold up to abrasion from rock, ice and sharp outdoor equipment better than those made from thinner, lighter materials.

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Dexterous gloves have been designed and tailored for maximum freedom of movement and dexterity, allowing the wearer to perform essential tasks without having to remove them. This is an important feature of many cold-weather mountaineering and snowsports gloves.

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Bisphenol A, or BPA is an industrial chemical that has been used in the production of certain plastics since the 1960s. Some research indicates that BPA can seep into food or liquids, with possible negative health effects, particularly in children and unborn babies. BPA-Free Plastic contains no BPA whatsoever, removing the risk of over-exposure.

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Kick Patches are areas of thicker, more abrasion and tear-resistant material on the inside lower-leg of trousers. They are invaluable on trousers designed for use with heavy mountain boots, snowsports boots or crampons, as they protect the user and the trousers themselves from damage and wear over time.

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Stretch garments are constructed from fabrics that allow varying degrees of stretch, providing additional freedom of movement. Useful in highly mobile pursuits where movement must not be inhibited.

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Garments with an Adjustable Hood feature draw cords with toggles or other adjustment mechanisms, to change the size and shape of the hood to better fit the head of the wearer. Such hoods usually adjust independently around the head, and around the face, for a snug fit and optimum weather protection.

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Ultra-Light products are the lightest of their kind on the market. They use the lightest materials and construction techniques available, to produce products dedicated towards achieving a featherweight load and unencumbered performance.

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Drop Tail jackets and tops feature a longer cut at the back than the front, to provide extra coverage for your bum during athletic pursuits, in particular cycling. A waist-length cut at the front of the garment ensures that the wearer’s legs remain unrestricted.

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Heavyweight garments are the thickest and warmest in their class, and are best suited to use in low-intensity pursuits in cold temperatures. Heavyweight socks and base layers for instance, would be best worn on cold-weather expedition or mountaineering excursions.

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Midweight refers to products of intermediate weight or thickness, providing moderate levels of cushioning and insulation. They are best used for pursuits in cool weather, or to provide moderate support and protection for the feet in the case of Midweight socks.

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Features reflective detailing in the form of trim, logos or toggles, to enhance the nighttime safety of the wearer. A valuable feature on running and cycle jackets in particular.

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Box-Walled Constructed down garments and equipment allow for an even distribution of down throughout, eliminating cold spots between baffles. Box-walled construction is more commonly used in sleeping bags and expedition down gear.

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Stitched-Through Construction: down garments and equipment constructed using a stitch through construction which helps keep down in place and reduce clumping. This construction is used mostly on mid to low weight down items.

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Water-Repellent Zips are coated with a PU layer to increase the water-repellency of the zip and garment overall. This reduces the need for an external storm flap, saving weight in the process.

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Zip-Off trousers have removable lower leg pieces, attached by zips either just above or below the knee. They can be worn either as trousers or as shorts with the lower legs removed, increasing their versatility across a range of weather conditions.

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Hood packs away under a flap or pocket in the collar of the jacket, providing rain protection or casual style as you see fit.

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Flash Dry is a particle technology from The North Face, applied to fabrics to accelerate moisture removal. Porous Flash dry particles not only aid wicking, but also increase the surface area of fibers, dramatically improving dry-time to keep you comfortable during exertion.

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Thermal pro is the most technically advanced of the Polartec fleece fabrics. It comes in a diverse range of weights, textures and patterns, many of which improve performance. Thermal pro achieves a high warmth-to-weight ratio, so is a great insulator when used as part of a layering system.

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Heatseeker is The North Face’s take on synthetic insulation. Utilizing lots of small diameter polymer fibres, Heatseeker traps air within the insulation, resulting in warmth with minimal bulk.

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Dry.Q Elite from Mountain Hardwear is a waterproof technology that features slight air permeability. It also has no PU layer, which aids breathability. Large pores allow water vapour to pass uninhibited through the membrane, aided by the 2-directional movement of air. Dry.Q Elite is found on top-spec Mountain Hardwear waterproof garments.

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Summit Series is The North Face's top-end range of clothing and equipment. The unique selling point is that every product in the series has been developed and tested in conjunction with sponsored elite athletes, in some of the harshest conditions in the world, hence the Summit Series tagline: athlete tested, expedition proven.

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B0 Boots and shoes are not crampon compatible. Intended for walking and trekking, whether in the hills or at low level; these are the ideal boots for 3-season comfort here in the UK. For winter mountain walking and mountaineering, a crampon-compatible boot (B1+) is better suited.

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Liner gloves can be used as liners underneath thicker gloves or mittens for activities in very cold weather, such as ski touring, mountaineering or expedition use. Many liner gloves can be worn as lightweight gloves in their own right, for example those in fleece and power-stretch-type fabrics.

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Cotton is a natural firber ideal for use in lightweight summer clothing, and casual wear. Soft to the touch, comfortable and hardwearing, it's no wonder we've been using cotton in clothing manufacture for hundreds of years.

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Down has been treated in a water-repellent solution to enhance down water resistance, improve dry time, and enable loft to be retained far longer in wet conditions than untreated down. In short, hydrophobic down is not as sensitive to getting wet, so is a great improvement over untreated down in unpredictable real-world conditions.

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The NeoAir All Season mattress is one of only 9 products chosen for the first-ever Editors’ Choice Snow Award from Backpacker Magazine in 2011, given to cold-weather season products in recognition of outstanding innovation in design, materials and performance.

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Pertex Shield is a new technology for Spring 2014, which offers the lightweight breathability of Pertex Shield +, but with the added durability of a three layer laminate. This widens the applications for Pertex Shield +, making it better suited for more prolonged wear in rugged mountain environments.

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Marmot NanoPro Mmbrain is the most comfortable 2.5 Layer lamination available. It has unsurpassed breathability and superb waterproofness. It’s up to 140% more breathable than the standard Marmot Membrain technology.

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Marmot NanpPro is the most technically advanced 2 and 2.5 layer coating available, offering unprecedented performance in a coated fabric with its dynamic air permeability and long term waterproofness. Marmot NanoPro is 43% more breathable than other coated fabrics available at the same price.