Ultimate Direction Ultra Jacket V2
160g (women’s S) £175
Designed with the demands of the UTMB in mind, this updated version of the brilliant Ultra Jacket delivers lightweight comfort and protection. Fully-taped Fastbreath Ultra fabric has underarm vents for breathability while the adjustable, wired hood also has a highly effective airflow channel. Self-storing waterproof mitts keep hands warm and dry.
Verdict: Technical, lightweight good value – built for mountains.