In 2011 Mountain Equipment celebrate 50 years of excellence. Since 1961 the brand has aimed to equip exhibitions while taking on the world’s harshest conditions. An integral part in many ascents of the highest peaks in the world. The choice of many professional mountaineers and mountain guides for expeditions over the Himalaya’s or trip’s to the Poles.
Designed with passion and commitment, tested and consulted with outdoor professionals to help perfect their products Mountain Equipment boast great reviews for their products, so quality is assured when you choose a Mountain Equipment piece.
As well as fantastic all weather waterproof jackets, gloves and trousers we have brought back the customer favourite Starlight sleeping bag range which is a first port of call for many people looking to camp in sub zero temperatures. Classic jackets like the highly rated Morpheus and Shield jackets are also back in the line up, and we can’t mention the classics without mentioning the Annapurna jacket which after 40 years is still a fantastic insulated jacket and a real favourite among mountaineers.
The exciting bit are the new jackets that have arrived, Mountain Equipment clothing is always a popular choice to try out when customers come to check out our new Autumn ranges. In the Mountain Equipment range this year we’ve added the likes of the Kamchatka jacket (featured at the top of this blog) which is a great looking GORE-TEX three shell jacket which looks set to be highly rated in 2011. Joining the Kamchatka we’ve also got the Kalanka a top end waterproof featuring GORE-TEX technology and much more, making it an ideal waterproof for the serious weather conditions that mother nature can throw your way.
Rest assured if you pick up a Mountain Equipment product in 2011, you’re picking up 50 years of outdoor knowledge and experience in creating innovative and long lasting products for the most extreme conditions in the world.