18/09/2012 15:02:15

Words by tcsh


ME-Kalanka-Jacket Mountain Equipment Kalanka Jacket
The Kalanka is Mountain Equipment's top of the range hardshell designed for the wildest weather on the most extreme climbs.

RRP £370, TCS Price £319
CT-alpine-up Climbing Technology Alpine Up Belay Device
This is possibly the most versatile and safe all round belay device ever made. It comes complete with a HMS Screwgate and is a must for any alpine or multi pitch climber.

TCS Price £75
Mudclaw-300 Inov-8 Mudclaw 300
A tougher and lighter evolution of the earlier Mudclaw 333, the Inov-8 Mudclaw 300 is a light, low profile race and training shoe for extremely rough terrain.

TCS Price £90
Essens-Down-Jkt Haglofs Essens Down Jacket
When you need maximum warmth in relation to weight, The Essens Jacket follows the trend for micro baffles, which offers maximum insulation performance from less down, lower weight and pack size.

RRP £160   TCS Price £144
Rab-Microlight-jacket-sml Rab Microlight Jacket
The low bulk design of the Microlight Down Jacket means that it works equally well as a midlayer in really cold weather or as an outer layer when you just need a warm jacket to throw on. Thank to the Pertex Microlight 30D fabric, the whole jacket can be compressed easily, making it super packable.

RRP £135, TCS Price £119
Haglofs-Spirit-Q-Jkt Haglofs Womens Spirit Q Jacket
A durable, yet light hardshell, designed to meet the demands of mountaineering and alpinism. Tried & trusted 3 layer Goretex® Proshell fabric gives superb breathability and reliable waterproof protection through the worst mountain storms

RRP £340, TCS Price £305
ME-Super-Alpine-Glove Mountain Equipment Super Alpine Gloves
This thorougbred climbing glove features GORE® WINDSTOPPER® Soft Shell for exceptional weather resistance without bulk or weight, and a grippy Pittards® Oiltac leather palm for a Spiderman style grip on your ice tools.

TCS Price £50