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The Wilderness Shop is the best outdoor store in Melbourne's Eastern Suburbs to buy purpose-designed outdoor clothing and travel clothing. We offer the premium outdoor clothing brands: Outdoor Research, Mont, Prana, Icebreaker, Arc'teryx, Rab, La Sportiva, Salomon, Craghoppers and SAXX. Our clothing range is technical and designed for the rigours of outdoor use. Staff at The Wilderness Shop have a wealth of experience in rock climbing, bushwalking, travel, skiing and trail running, and are here to help you make the right choice, whether you’re looking for a down jacket for your next visit to Antarctica, a softshell for your next ski trip, or quick-drying lightweight bushwalking clothing.

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SOFTSHELL JACKETS

ARC’TERYX GAMMA MX
HOODED JACKET

OUTDOOR RESEARCH TRANSFER
HOODED JACKET

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Arc'teryx is known for their superior fit and slick look married with performance, and this jacket is the epitome of those things. Constructed with Fortius 2.0 fabric, this hooded jacket is lightly insulated, breathable, yet wind-resistant. A fixture in a mountain person's wardrobe. Excellent for changing weather conditions. Men's and women's versions.
Weight: 565g
$499.95 
Available in-store.

The Outdoor Research Transfer Hooded Jacket is a longtime favourite among climbers, skiiers and the like. It's one of those do-everything layers. Warm, water-resistant, breathable. Breathable twill fends off weather and interior microfleece is cosy warm. Men's and women's versions.
Weight: 480g
$229.95 
Available in-store.
SALE $195.46 Limited Sizes.

 

 

OUTDOOR RESEARCH FERROSI
HOODED JACKET

MONT ORBIT
JACKET

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This is an extremely lightweight softshell jacket. Perfect for summer adventures when you might need a light layer to block sudden chills or a light drizzle. Tough and breathable, it's made of high-quality, quick-drying, abrasion-resistant, wind-resistant, water-resistant, stretchy performance fabric. YKK, DWR-treated zippers. Fully adjustable hood. Men’s and women’s versions.
Weight: 326g (avg. size M)
$199.95 
Available in-store.

The Mont Orbit is a winter-weight softshell made of bombproof, three-layer construction. Stretch fabric is laminated to a polyester micro fleece to keep you warm. Two-way stretch polyester face bonded to microfleece inner. Highly water-resistant and windproof fabric. Articulated elbows. Fleece-lined collar. Men’s and women’s versions.
Weight: 660g (size M)
$229.95 
Available in-store.

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SOFTSHELL PANTS

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CIRQUE PANTS

RAB VECTOR
SOFTSHELL PANTS

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Durable softshell pants. Ideal for intense alpinism and ice climbing. Made from a stretch double weave fabric that is also tough and breathable, the Outdoor Research Cirque has reinforced scuff guards, a brushed tricot-lined waistband, articulated needs and loads of other features that make this a highly technical pant for the mountains. Men’s and women’s versions.
Weight: 581g
$259.95 
Available in-store.
SALE WOMEN’S BARLEY COLOUR $169.95

High-quality softshell pants. These have an in-built, removable belt. Made of a mid-weight double-weave stretch fabric called Matrix™, with a textured face. This DWR fabric is fast-drying and wind-resistant. The comfortable brushed tricot-lined waistband gives it great comfort. Articulated, this pant is contoured but not too closely fitted, making them ideal for cross-seasonal use and multilayering. The cuffs have button closures to adjust the cuff diameter. the zipped thigh pocket has an inner sleeve where you could slip a phone. Comes in a men's version also.
Weight: 418g
$199.95 
Available in-store.

 

 

OUTDOOR RESEARCH VOODOO
SOFTSHELL pANTS

ARC’TERYX GAMMA AR
SOFTSHELL PANTS

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Outdoor Research Voodoo Pants are a lightweight softshell pant. If you're familiar with the Outdoor Research Ferrosi Series, it's basically a slightly heavierweight version of that. Light, quickdrying, stretch, breathable, wind-resistant, water-resistant, with a brushed tricot-lined waistband. Articulated where you need it to be, harness compatible... this is an excellent pant for moving fast in the mountains.
Weight: 343g
$149.95 
Available in-store.

Technical softshell pant designed for alpine, rock and ice. Stretchy, abrasion resistance, with a brushed inner face for thermal performance. The slim fit makes it easily layered under a hardshell. Gusseted crotch and articulated knees. Adjustable cuffs have a bootlace hook to secure the fit and eliminate the need for a gaiter.
Weight: 490g
$299.95 
Available in-store.

 

 

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