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Mountain Equipment Insulation

“From the high peaks of the Himalaya to the frozen expanse of Antarctica, our insulated clothing range is proven to perform in some of the coldest and most hostile locations on earth. It is the result of restless creativity and enduring collaboration with some of the world’s best climbers and alpinists to develop gear for alpinism’s leading edge.”














Mountain Equipment are synonymous with high-quality outdoor apparel, their line of winter insulation certainly lives up to this name! Here are a few of our favourite items (in order of increasing warmth) in our range and what they are best suited for:


Baltoro Jacket – Men’s


With a heat reflective internal fabric layer and a dual-layer offset design, the Baltoro Jacket is an impressively warm lightweight Mountain Equipment duvet with none of the disadvantages of standard narrow baffle jackets. It gives maximum warmth for any weight critical cold-weather adventures.

Best suited for cold adventures where the objective is to keep moving.





Lightline Jacket – Men’s and Women’s



Classic mountain insulation with the Lightline jacket from Mountain Equipment.

Best suited for very cold days in Ireland or normal winter days in the mountains!




Trango Jacket – Women’s


The unique baffle construction of the Trango Jacket gives expedition warmth with the low weight and pack size required for weight critical objectives.

Best suited for expedition insulation when limiting bulk is a priority






Lightline Parka – Women’s



The Lightline Parka is a longer length version of the Mountain Equipment bestselling down jacket that provides maximum warmth and protection.

Best Suited for those who want to avoid feeling cold at all costs.




Annapurna Jacket – Men’s


After 40 years the Annapurna Jacket remains Mountain Equipment’s premier off-the-shelf jacket for exploration in the Greater Ranges and Polar Regions.


Best suited for high altitude expeditions. This jacket was worn on top of Denali by the Ireland On Everest team. Known amongst staff as a the “sitting in Greenland” jacket. It offers unrivaled insulation in our range.






Since Mountain Equipment began in 1961 they have participated in countless ascents of the world’s highest peaks, supported climbers establishing ever more adventurous routes, and equipped world-record-setting trips to the North and South Poles



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