Those gold dots on the inside of a Columbia puffer jacket definitely look like they’re just there for show, but do they really keep you warmer on the hill?
Understand the five main types of insulated jacket for hiking, the pros and cons of each, and figure out which one you need for your greatest adventures
Premium yet unfussy, the Berghaus MTN Seeker MW Down Hoody is the perfect lightweight jacket for those serious about their days spent up high
Excellent, highly featured and ethically made, the Shackleton Rothera Hooded Down Jacket is puffer for all sorts of cool-weather adventures across the year
Our selection of the best synthetic puffer jackets have been tested in the harsh backcountry winter
Lightweight and warm, the Nathan Sports BFF Puffer Jacket is a versatile down-alternative jacket
The Mammut Women’s Rime IN Flex Hooded Jacket is fantastic insulated puffer for sunny alpine days or winter adventures at lower altitudes
All the latest inspiration, tips and guides to help you plan your next Advnture!