An updated version of our most durable waterproof shell for the most extreme mountain conditions. Used by mountain professionals all over the world, the Latok is our ultimate jacket for hard wearing weather protection.
Be ready for anything the mountain can bring with the Latok GTX Jacket. Built from rugged, recycled multi-layer GORE-TEX® Pro, it is the ultimate waterproof shell for steep alpine ascents and exposed mountain conditions.
The Latok GTX Jacket is engineered for technical climbs in extreme environments. By bringing together 70D recycled GORE-TEX® Pro Most Breathable fabric with 70D recycled Most Rugged in a single hybrid garment, the new waterproof shell delivers premium waterproofing of 28,000mm alongside extreme breathability for the ultimate comfort during high-intensity activities. Other practical mountain features include deep-venting two-way pit zips, a YKK® AquaGuard® Vislon front zip with robust storm flap and one-handed adjustment at the cuffs and hem. For better fit, extra protection and a clear line of sight, the Latok GTX Jacket also features a three-way adjustable helmet-compatible hood with wired and laminated peak, plus a roll-down tab and wind collar.
As part of our highly technical Ascent collection, the updated Latok GTX Jacket is built for winter mountaineers, expedition climbers and professional guides. With its premium fit, fabrics and features, it excels during prolonged exposure to bad weather.
Rab's Latok Gore-Tex Jacket is a flagship piece built to perform in the most difficult conditions. Made with highly durable 70D fabric with a combination of Gore-Tex Pro membranes this is a top quality jacket. It is the heaviest jacket in the range but that is simply down to the fact you are getting everything you need to handle the very worst conditions. The combination of Gore Pro fabrics sees zoned areas of their Most Breathable and Most Rugged ensuring comfort and durability are maximised.
The Latok has a full feature set to back up the top quality materials. From the three way adjustable, helmet compatible hood through to the deep pit zips and numerous pockets, everything you need to stay comfortable in poor conditions is well thought through. This such a well designed jacket that the combination of adjustable features helps keep the weather out no matter how bad it gets while the pockets and vents make it practical, easy to use and increase comfort. If you want a jacket for the worst conditions on technical ground this is certainly one of the best choices available from anyone.
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