Montbell Tachyon Wind Shirt

The Montbell Tachyon Anorak does a marvelous job at keeping me warm in cold, windy and wet conditions. Weighing just 2.6 oz in a size XXL (Japanese clothing sizes run small), the Tachyon wind shirt is the size of an apple and easy to stow in a jacket or pack pocket for fast …

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Montbell Ultralight Down Vest

Montbell 1000 Fill Power Down Jacket

Montbell is one of my favorite clothing manufacturers because they make extremely lightweight clothing that is especially good for ultralight backpacking. One of the first items I purchased from them is the Montbell Ultralight Down Vest, shown left. This is a great insulation layer worn alone on top of a base …

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