Best Waterproof Jackets

Montane’s waterproof jackets deliver lightweight, durable, and reliable protection.

We know weather conditions in the mountains can vary at a rapid rate. So ensuring you have a technical waterproof to protect against the heaviest downpours is essential for your comfort. Significantly, all Montane waterproofs have been designed with fast and light missions in mind. Each waterproof jacket has a breathable membrane so it can manage moisture effectively and keep you dry on the move.

Whatever gets you moving, we have a waterproof jacket to suit your specific adventure needs. Your chance to embrace the elements with confidence this season…

Best for general wet weather use: The Spirit Jacket

Incredibly packable and lightweight, the Spirit waterproof jacket is developed with GORE-TEX PACLITE® technology and provides durable waterproof and windproof protection, while keeping weight to a minimum. This reliable, versatile waterproof is perfect for a wide range of activities - from everyday adventures to walking and hiking in the hills.

Heading off to warmer climes this winter? Don’t miss our Spirit Lite Waterproof Jacket for men and women, our most packable and lightweight 2-layer hiking jacket.

The Men's Spirit Waterproof Jacket

The Women's Spirit Waterproof Jacket

Best for hiking: The Phase Waterproof Jacket

Hillwalkers in search of new summits will be well protected on exposed trails with the Phase waterproof jacket. This lightweight, packable shell is engineered with GORE-TEX Performance Technology, making it waterproof, windproof, and highly breathable. A longer length provides additional coverage and maximum protection for walking in the hills and mountains.

Want something even more breathable for walking? Don’t miss our new Phase Pro Shell for men.

The Men's Phase Waterproof Jacket

The Women's Phase Waterproof Jacket

Best for trail running: Phase Nano Waterproof Jacket

Montane’s lightest and most breathable GORE-TEX waterproof shell! Voted ‘Best running jacket of the year’ by Trail Running Magazine, this lightweight waterproof offers the ultimate jacket for serious runners looking to go the distance on the trail this season.

Made with 13D Gore-Tex Active fabric. This jacket also packs down small, perfect for stuffing away in your running vest when no longer needed.

The Men's Phase Nano Waterproof Jacket

The Women's Phase Nano Waterproof Jacket

Best for: Fastpacking | The Phase Lite Waterproof Jacket

Highly packable, lightweight, and incredibly breathable, the Phase Lite excels at providing enhanced moisture management for a wide range of fast-paced activities in the mountains, including fastpacking and hiking. Designed with GORE-TEX Active Shell, allows water vapour to easily escape the jacket, keeping you dry on the move.

The Men's Phase Lite Waterproof Jacket

The Women's Phase Lite Waterproof Jacket

Best for mountaineering & ski touring: Phase XT Jacket

The Phase XT has been designed with a robust feature set for mountaineering, climbing, and ski touring. A highly durable and abrasion-resistant 70D fabric provides the reliable protection you need when moving across rock and ice.

Alongside a ‘mountain fit’ to allow room for essential layers underneath, this waterproof also comes with a helmet-compatible hood, enabling enhanced protection on the move.

The Men's Phase XT Waterproof Jacket

The Women's Phase XT Waterproof Jacket

Best for extreme mountaineering & expeditions: Phase XPD Jacket

Montane’s most durable GORE-TEX shell. This fully featured, highly technically waterproof jacket delivers unrivaled weatherproof protection in the harshest of snow conditions or the wettest of downpours.

Designed especially for extreme mountaineering and ski touring expeditions. An extremely durable 80D fabric has been used in key areas across the shoulders, hips, and elbows, providing the most rugged protection where you need it most. An expedition fit accommodates bulkier cold weather layers.

The Men's Phase XPD Waterproof Jacket

The Women's Phase XPD Waterproof Jacket

Best stretch waterproof jacket: The Minimus Lite Jacket

Are you a runner looking for enhanced freedom of movement? The Minimus Lite is for you! This lightweight, packable jacket is made with PERTEX® SHIELD fabric and has added stretch so it moves with you. A great option for fast-paced mountain days, hear #TeamMontane’s Alyssa Wendt’s verdict.

The Men's Minimus Lite Waterproof Jacket

The Women's Minimus Lite Waterproof Jacket

Best for all-in-one insulation: Duality Lite

The ultimate jacket for the worst winter weather. Combining durable, high-performance Gore-Tex waterproof fabric alongside highly efficient, lightweight Primaloft Silver insulation, this shell jacket provides guaranteed waterproof protection and essential warmth on cold adventures in the mountains. A great option for a range of cold and wet adventures in the mountains!

The Men's Duality Lite Waterproof Insulated Jacket

The Women's Duality Lite Waterproof Insulated Jacket