Men’s Hiking Mid-Layers

Below you will find selections of men’s mid-layers for hiking. A mid-layer is worn directly over a base layer when the base layer can’t provide sufficient warmth. The main function of a mid-layer is to provide thermal insulation. Mid-layers include fleece jackets, fleece sweaters, woolen sweaters, down jackets and jackets with synthetic insulation.

All Selections of Men’s Hiking Mid-Layers

The Best Down Vests for Hiking in 2021

It is very likely that you will encounter challenging weather conditions while you are hiking, trekking or mountaineering. Therefore, you should choose clothing for your outdoor adventures with great caution. Hiking vests are becoming increasingly popular as they keep your torso warm while providing good freedom of movement, which is of great value for any… Read More »

Arcteryx Cerium LT Vest

The Best Down Jackets of 2021

Hikers and mountaineers are often exposed to low temperatures, harsh winds and other challenging conditions – especially in mountainous regions. Hiking under these conditions is no fun unless you have the right equipment to keep you warm and protected against the elements. In winter, when the temperatures drop, you will have to put on extra… Read More »

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The Best Winter Hiking Jackets with Synthetic Insulation of 2021

Low temperatures are no obstacle for hiking if you dress appropriately to stay warm and comfortable. An insulated jacket is one of the most important pieces of winter hiking clothing because it reduces your body heat loss by trapping the body-warmed air within its insulation. Insulated jackets also offer some basic protection against rain, snow… Read More »

Outdoor Research Cathode Hooded Jacket

The Best Hiking Fleece Jackets of 2021

Hikers, mountaineers and trekkers are often exposed to challenging weather conditions and thus need high-performance clothing. A high-quality fleece jacket is a very useful garment because it provides insulation and can be worn either as an outer layer (in dry weather) or as a mid-layer under a shell layer (in rainy weather). Fleece jackets are… Read More »

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