Montane is teaming up with PrimaLoft at Kendal Mountain Festival to celebrate a partnership spanning more than 15 years. Focus at the festival will be on PrimaLoft’s innovative loose-fill ‘ThermoPlume’insulation, which is the closest any synthetic insulation has come to mimicking the structure of natural down. Montane was the first UK outdoor brand to use the innovative ‘blowable’ insulation in its Autumn/Winter 2017 range and has extended its range of products for this season to include hoodless jackets (Micro), vests, and climbing specific pieces in both the Icarus (men) and Phoenix... Read More
This month’s Country Walking Magazine has a fantastic advertorial outlining what to look for in an efficient and top quality insulation piece. I.e. fit, technology, maneuverability, design, and value. The Icarus and Phoenix are the epitome of this ethos, with a myriad of technical touches, expertly designed detail, a maneuverable and athletic fit, all constructed around the revolutionary Primaloft ThermoPlume synthetic insulation. They are the first of their kind, and a bold step towards bridging the perceived gap between synthetic and natural insulation.