EuroSchirm's Birdiepal Trekking Umbrellas offer the regular user a tough and reliable umbrella for protection against sun, wind and rain.
EuroSchirm says: The strongest trekking umbrella of the world -nearly unbreakable.
Extremely durable high-density fiberglass frame with minimum metal contribution. High-quality and durable Polyamid fabric, double-stitched between segments, wear-resistant safety tips. Nearly unbreakable even in strong wind (3).
Convenient and reliable safety runner - no more caught fingers - easy to open even with the thickest glove. Due to the special shape of the fiberglass shaft, it is impossible to twist the opening mechanism (1).
Comfortable high-density EVA hardfoam handle with a good grip and integrated floating compass (4+5).
With the adjustable carrying strap, your hand remains free. The strap at the top offers more possibilities of being used (2+4).
Each umbrella comes with a practical foldable carrying case with net (3) and non-slip fabric to store it while wet, so that your clothes remain dry. This makes the birdiepal outdoor an ideal umbrella for everyday, too.
The compact trekking umbrella meets highest requirements of extreme use. birdiepal outdoor is also part of expedition equipment as protection against sun, wind and rain.
Now you can protect yourself against UV rays and heat with the brand new Silver metallic coating. UV protection factor 50+ - TÜV certificate. Surcharge only £5.
EuroSchirm's Birdiepal Outdoor, umbrella is the tough option from the EuroSchirm range and therefore the heaviest (apart from the hands free unit). All the additional weight is in the materials and construction, ensuring that it won't let you down.
Trekking umbrellas are often under-valued, they provide protection from rain without having to compromise breathability - leaving you dry and comfortable. In hot climates they provide much needed shade and UV protection, which can be enhanced by the silver version of the umbrella. Just about the only time they are a pain to use is in windy conditions.
A comfortable handle and tough mechanism make the Birdiepal the one to go for if you anticipate a lot of use.
- Reviewed by BasecampGear