Established in 1986 Trekitt is family owned and run. We have always been driven by our passion for wild places and mountains and have enjoyed sharing those experiences with our customers for over 30 years.

Trekitt provides top quality equipment and clothing for mountaineers, hill walkers, climbers and travellers and has grown over the years to cater for a wide range of outdoor activities. We hold large stocks of specialist clothing and equipment from the worlds best brands backed up by our award winning customer service.  We are more than a shop, we are a service for adventure, we fully understand that to get the most from your passion you need the best kit that is fit for purpose and suits you personally.  We offer expert boot and rucksack fitting services in our Hereford shop and are always happy to discuss your equipment needs, so just call us.

The Hereford shop is open Monday to Saturday from 09:00 - 17:30.

We are closed on Sundays and Bank Holidays because we value our free time and want to keep it that way.

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Montane Mens Featherlite Down Pro Pull-On Firefly

Montane Mens Featherlite Down Pro Pull-On Firefly

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The Featherlite Pull-On is a slim, close fitting insulated layer which is perfect for ultra-lightweight warmth in the mountains. Weighing just 436g, it packs down to almost nothing and can be stashed in even the smallest rucksack pocket.

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The Featherlite Pull-On is aimed at those who require the smallest pack size for the greatest amount of warmth when moving fast and light in the mountains. Weighing just 436g, this pull-on packs down to a fraction of its original size and will fit in just about any rucksack pocket. 

The key to this lightweight yet packable warmth is the insulation Montane use within the pull-on. 150g of super high quality 800 fill power goose down is used throughout the jacket to ensure the highest levels of warmth comparative to the weight and pack size. Not only is down one of the lightest forms of insulation available, but one of the most compressible too, allowing the Featerlite to stuff into it's own hand pocket. This down is then coated in HyperDry, a water repellent, flurocarbon-free treatment which reduces the amount of time the down takes to dry if it happens to get wet, increases the loft of the down and allows it to deal with moisture more efficiently when sweating. As if all of that wasn't enough to keep you warm and satisfied, Montane only use R.D.S (responsible down standard) certified down, and Track My Down to allow you to track the content of your jacket back to the original source. 

Further contributing to the miniscule weight of this jacket is a lightweight Pertex Quantum outer fabric which offers a degree of water and wind resistance. Please note, this fabric is not waterproof, so always carry a shell in adverse weather conditions.

Despite the lightweight nature of the Featherlite, it doesn't scrimp on features! A helmet compatible hood provides further warmth when stationary (or can be rolled away neatly when not in use), while a reinforced foam peak keeps the structure of your hood intact when in strong winds. A two-way main zip allows you to fit the jacket over a climbing harness, while a cavernous drop pocket on the front stores an array of essential items. If the front pocket isn't enough, Montane also kindly offer an internal pocket which is the ideal size for a phone. Lastly, the entire jacket will pack down into its own pocket for safe and convinenient storage. 

  •  Slim fit
  • High quality 800FP hydrophobic goose down
  • RDS certified, Track My Down approved
  • Roll-away, helmet compatible hood
  • Two way main zip
  • Large front pocket
  • Internal security pocket
  • Microfleece chinguard
  • Stuffs into own pocket
  • Water and wind resistant outer fabric
  • Lightweight and packable
Care & Advice

How to wash your down products

Having spent years talking to people about down products, whether that’s a jacket, sleeping bag or even a pair of slippers, very few have had the confidence to go ahead and wash the product on their own, especially when they have just spent an arm and a leg on it. This small guide is here to explain that it’s not as daunting and utterly terrifying as it first appears.

Step one: Before you even get near that washing machine, wipe off any excess mud or dirt that may be lingering on the surface of the jacket, as this will clog up the washing machine, eventually rendering it useless.

We recommend the use of Nikwax Down Wash Direct for down products as it’s one hundred percent environmentally friendly and will wash and re-proof the garment without the use of bleach or any other nasty chemicals. What household washing agents can (and often do) is remove the water repellent coating on the fabric of the jacket, whilst also damaging the delicate array of feathers inside.

Step two: We’ll assume in this instance that you’ve been washing other products prior to your down jacket and have used a bleach based detergent. Therefore it’s a good idea to run the washing machine for half an hour or so without anything inside to rinse it clean before adding the Nikwax or putting the jacket in. Also, don’t forget to remove the detergent drawer to give it a wash inside, outside and behind, as detergent can clog up and still enter the washing machine if not cleaned out thoroughly. This ensures that any remnants of detergent are removed and that the Nikwax products will work effectively.

Step three: Set the washing machine to a cold wash (check the garments care label, most tend to be around 30°C) and as delicate as possible. Most washing machines have a “wool” cycle which is ideal.

Step four: If using Nikwax Down Wash Direct, place 100ml in either the tray or directly into the washing machine inside a small pot/ball. If you choose to use another washing product, place the appropriate amount in the machine in the same way.

Step five: Set the washing machine to run on a slow cycle, allowing plenty of time for the jacket to soak up the cleaning/re-proofing product. Most washing machines will have a pre-set time for different washing cycles.

When the cycle has finished be prepared for a shock, your precious bit of kit will come out looking like a soggy ball of material. But don’t worry, you haven’t ruined it, it’s just that all that fluffy down insulation has become water logged and has clumped together. The trick is to now get all that down nice and dry to reinstate its superb insulating properties. Simply hanging it up in a warm place will not work that well. It will take days to properly dry and you will have to constantly break up the clumps to get it thoroughly dry. The best way is to use a tumble dryer; either a domestic one for smaller items or a commercial drier for sleeping bags.

Step six: Pop the garment into the dryer and make sure to select a low heat; a high heat runs the risk of melting seams and fabrics within the garment. It sounds weird, but shove a few tennis balls into the drier with the garment; the tennis balls will bounce around and help to break up the clumps of down. Every 20 minutes, pull the jacket out of the dryer and lie the jacket down on a table. Run your hands over the jacket until you find a 'clump' or ball of down; tease apart this down clump and spread it evenly into the baffle. Once you're confident you've pulled apart every clump to the best of your ability, stick it back in for another 20 minutes. Keep repeating this until there are no more clumps left. 

Step seven: When the cycle has finished and you are sure that you have got the garment as dry as possible, hang it up in a warm dry place, an airing cupboard is ideal, for 24 hours. This drives out the last of any dampness and allows the down to loft fully. Take it out and give it a good shake and, hey presto, it’ll be as good as new.

 

Technical Information

Weight: 436g

Insulation: 150g of 90/10 water resistant fluorocarbon-free HyperDry goose down, 800+ fill

Outer fabric: Pertex Quantum 

Sizing Information

Back length: 72cm

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    Nice lightweight jacket, feels far better than the standard featherlite, slightly short on the waist length but ideal if going to use as mid layer. Another quality item by Montane and good service from Trekitt. Highly recommended at this price for such a good quality down jacket.
    YES Richard would recommend this item
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