Montbell Rain Trekker Jacket Review

The Rain Trekker from Montbell is a lightweight, 10 ounce, 3-layer rain jacket that utilizes their proprietary DRY-TEK waterproofing technology. With huge pit zips and a breathable design, it’s a breezy, sturdy layer of protection.

Montbell Down Hugger 800 # 1

Montbell Down Hugger 800 #1 Review

The Down Hugger sleeping bag line from Montbell utilizes a unique spiral construction that’s paired with elastic stitching to gather the loft up around the seams, improving warmth, comfort and fit. This is my review. The Down Hugger 800 #1 is an 23 degree EN rated sleeping bag. It is constructed from lightweight 20 denier…


Montbell U.L. Thermawrap Jacket Review

The U.L. Thermawrap jacket from Montbell is designed to function in wet or mixed conditions as an ultralight mid or outer layer. I’ve been putting it through every situation imaginable, and it’s performed exceptionally well. This is my review. Constructed primarily of hydro-phobic Exceloft insulation, the Thermawrap is built to hold up in a wide variety…

Montbell Alpine Thermo Bottle

There’s nothing like a nice sip of hot cocoa after a long day of hiking in the snow. That is, assuming your cocoa is still hot. The Montbell Alpine Thermo Bottle packs impressive insulating properties and a high quality, dual layer, vacuum sealed stainless steel construction, ensuring all day performance. The bottles are built from stainless…

Montbell Thunderdome 2

Montbell Thunderdome 2 Review

Redesigned for 2016, the Montbell Thunderdome 2 tent has been created from the ground up to offer an uncompromising living experience for campers who demand more internal space, a luxurious floor plan and a palace like ceiling. I’ve been lucky enough to give it a vigorous shake down, and these are my thoughts. The Thunderdome 2 is built around…

Montbell Alpine Light Down Parka

Montbell Alpine Light Down Parka Review

Staying warm in the winter is of the highest priority. That’s why I spend so much time testing and reviewing winter jackets. There are a lot of good jackets out there, but few are truly exceptional. The Alpine Light Down Parka from Montbell, might just be the exception I’ve been looking for. The Alpine Light…