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    Named after Shackleton’s first expedition to Antarctica (1901-04), the Discovery Expedition.

    Handmade in Lancashire.

    100% cotton Ventile outer shell providing excellent weatherproofing.

    Windproof, highly breathable, very durable and quiet.

    100% Pure European Goose Down - 700 Fill power.

    Each individual pocket of down is hand filled.

    Ethically sourced (to order) Coyote fur trim.

    Liner RipStop Nylon.

    Red quilt interior and lining.


    Weight: 1.5kg

    100% Finest pure European Goose Down - 700 Fill power.

    The very finest and purest down providing an unsurpassed warmth to weight ratio.

    Removable Coyote fur hood trim for cold weather protection to face and airways.

    Tested in Antarctica to minus 20 Degrees centigrade.

    Iconic Shackleton Nine-pointed Star patch on left arm.

    Adjustable hood design - enables wearer to create wrap-around tunnel to protect against extreme cold.

    Shackleton Nine Pointed Star star featured on press studs and zip pullers.

    Large rubber zip pullers, designed with pimples on reverse for ease of use with cold hands or whilst wearing gloves.

    Four outer pockets - two chest (zipped) and two fleece lined hand warmer pockets with press stud fastening for quick access.

    Four large internal zipped pockets - two close to body core for extra warmth for storing phone & batteries in extreme cold environments.

    Internal waist draw cord for a tighter fit - minimising cold air flow, providing extra insulation…..and style if required.

    Lower draw cord for a tighter fit - extra protection in stormy conditions.

    Extendable storm wrist cuffs.

    Internal patch -  “I hold that a man should strive to the uttermost for his life’s set prize”. Poet, Robert Browning quote, engraved on Shackleton’s gravestone in South Georgia.



    Store loose, not compressed. If it gets wet, dry thoroughly before storage. Only use the provided travel sac when travelling to and from your next adventure and when a more compact size is required.


    Small dirty marks on the shell fabric may respond to wiping with a damp cloth. If you decide to use a stain remover, use sparingly and make you sure give the item a good airing before use.


    To clean the whole item, down and all, washing is the only way to do it yourself. Clothing can be put through a washing machine or hand wash.

    Use a pure soap product, you may need to buy something designed for the job from an outdoor shop. The package will carry its own instructions, so you can follow them, or carry on as below.

    1. Set the washing machine for 'delicate' or 'wool' or the equivalent low temperature wash (usually 30 degrees). Use a side-loading machine.

    2. After it has gone through the spin cycle, most of the water will be out. But it will still need drying. A spell in a tumble dryer will help: lowest heat setting: hot spots may melt the shell fabric. After that air it in a warm place and give it a shake from time to time until you are satisfied that it is completely dry.

    S M L XL
    To fit chest size (inches) 38-41 42-44 44-47 48-52
    To fit chest size (cm) 96-104 107-112 112-119 119-130


    Shackleton jackets are designed for extreme weather & layering. For everyday use & a closer fit, we'd recommend sizing down.


    Shipping is charged at the following flat rates:

    Inside the UK (including Northern Ireland) - FREE

    Within the European Union - £10

    Rest of the world - £15


    FREE UK returns using ColletPlus. Further information on our returns policy can be viewed here.


    Named after the epic 1901-04 Discovery expedition, officially known as The British National Antarctic Expedition.