Craghoppers Introduces New Forester Jacket

March 30, 2017

Style and Function In The Men’s Adventure Travel Collection Winter 2017

Portsmouth, NH (March 30, 2017) – It’s all about the protection. No matter what you do or where you go, it’s important to feel safe and secure. The Men’s Forester Jacket from Craghoppers is built with a focus around protection during travel, enabling adventurers to enjoy more and worry less.

A great addition to the Adventure Travel collection with a combined force of function and technology, the Forester includes a variety of integrated technologies, including Insect Shield insect repellant, SolarShield protection from harmful UV rays, and the AquaDry membrane for reliable breathable waterproofing.

“The Forester Jacket is the perfect travel jacket,” said Lindsey Hayes, CEO of Craghoppers North America. “The light weight, superior waterproofing and breathability, and super small packability make it perfect for any adventure.”

Fall 2017 Men’s Adventure Travel Apparel Highlights:

Forester Jacket

A new staple piece in the collection, the Forester features clean lines with built in versatility, all backed with protective qualities. An AquaDry membrane with a DWR finish guarantees waterproof protection in a breathable fabric, 9 pockets including one RFID security pocket keeps valuables safe and handy.


  • AquaDry membrane with DWR finish
  • Stud fastening storm flap with inner zip
  • Pit zips
  • Mesh lining
  • Inner draw cord waist adjusters
  • 9 pockets
  • Weight: 875g
  • Fit: Tailored
  • MSRP $175


Created more than 40 years ago in the United Kingdom and tested by some of the world’s toughest hikers, climbers and outdoor enthusiasts, today Craghoppers is part of the family owned Regatta Group with 20,000 stores in 30 countries.

The United States Craghoppers launch includes premium, performance products for hiking, climbing, camping and all kinds of recreational travel. Brand lines include Outdoor originals, Pro Lite, Summer Collections, and NosiLife, the world’s most extensive line of insect-repellent clothing.

Katie Metzler
Terra Public Relations