This a fantastic all-rounder for anyone looking for a versatile, durable midweight shell. The Pertex Shield 3-Layer membrane ensures that you stay dry, and the wide array of pockets provides plentiful storage solutions.
The Firewall Jacket is a fully featured, stretch waterproof jacket in a breathable Pertex Shield® 3-layer fabric, ideal for active year-round mountain use.
With a newly revised styling and fit, the Firewall Jacket offers complete protection in wet environments. Stretch fabric and highly breathable design provides high levels of comfort when active. Technical features include a helmet-compatible hood, YKK® AquaGuard® zips throughout and a regular fit to comfortably allow layers underneath.
Rab's Firewall Waterproof Jacket is a classic shell for everything from hiking to climbing that’s seen a significant refresh. The Pertex Shield 3-Layer membrane provides excellent waterproofing while maintaining a level of breathability rare to a hard-shell jacket. The material is also stretchy, making moving with a heavy pack through inclement weather far more comfortable.
The Firewall is a versatile, hard-wearing jacket, featuring two high handwarmer pockets and a large, centrally zipped stash pocket on the chest. The hood can be adjusted in two directions and is fully helmet-compatible, making this an excellent shell for climbers and hikers alike. All-in-all, a functional, fashionable waterproof suitable for all adventures.
- Reviewed by BasecampGear