An outstanding shell from Mountain Equipment, the Women’s Rupal Jacket has fast become a best-selling Gore-Tex Jacket for backpackers and walkers requiring absolute weather protection when heading into the hills.
It's tough 75D polyester outer is paired with 3L Gore-Tex membrane for durable waterproof and windproof protection that is also breathable keeping you comfortable as you work hard. Mountain HC hood is fully adjustable and easily accommodate a helmet to you don't have to compromise on protection. Two large pockets with YKK water resistant zips are easily accessible with use with a backpack and two way water resistant underarm pit zips provide much needed ventilation.
Tailored to be close-fitting yet still able to accommodate layers, the women's Alpine fit focuses it's shaping between the waist and shoulders to help eradicate 'bagging' when lent over but effectively distribute the fabric between the front chest, rear shoulder and bicep to provide comfort and wide range of movement. Unlike a straight seam, the reversed camber centre front zip pulls the front half of the jacket in around the body and pre-shaped sleeves accommodates full range of movement. Adjustable laminated cuffs and dual tether hem drawcord keep the weather out and the two way YKK moulded Aquaguard centre front zip minimises water entry.