It's a great time of year for hiking, but you'll need to be ready with good-quality, warm gear. Here are three items to keep you happy on the hills, writes Róisín Finlay.

27th January, 2013
Patagonia Ultralight Down Jacket.

Patagonia Ultralight Down Jacket

If you're looking for a really light and cosy jacket, check out Patagonia's **Ultralight Down Jacket** (€240). This incredibly light and compact jacket is lovely and warm. It also has a slim fit so you should be able to wear it under a waterproof jacket if necessary. The jacket packs into its own pocket so is also ideal for throwing in your suitcase if you think there's a chance it might...

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