Mountain Equipment Arete Jacket Features:
The Mountain Equipment Arete jacket is a superlight down filled garment ideal for protection against the cold. The Arete offers high quality water resistance via it's HE30 outer shell so even when it's showering you'll be warm. With it's lightweight and streamlined consruction the Arete jacket can also be used as a mid-layer on those colder Scottish ascents in the dead of winter as well as a throw on piece durring summer alpine endevours. If the high mountains and icy peaks aren't your thing then fear not, the Arete is a good all rounder be it walking the dog, trekking the high street or a trip down the pub.
We use the following carriers for UK dispatch, Royal Mail for 2nd Class deliveries, DPD for Next Working Day and 48hr delivery (2 working days).
Our One Hour Delivery Window (DPD Shipments only)
DPD provide our customers with a one hour delivery window so that you don't have to wait in all day for your parcel.
Features and Benefits of DPD One Hour Delivery Window:
Free 3-5 Working Days orders £40+
£1.99 Orders under £40
£3.50 Orders over £40
£4.99 - 1-3 Working Days Trackable
£5.99 - Next Working Day for UK
|Channel Islands, Isle of Man, |
All UK Next Working Day or 48 Hours (2 working days) orders placed before 2pm (Monday-Thursday) will be dispatched that day, subject to stock availability. Orders placed via UK Next Working Day on Friday or Saturday will be delivered on the next working day. Orders made after these times will be dispatched the following day. A signature will be required for Next Working Day and 48 Hours (2 working days) delivery goods so please make sure someone is at the delivery address to sign for the goods or send them to an address where someone will be available. If you wish to send orders via Royal Mail instead of DPD, please contact our Customer Service team; however please note that you may be liable for any lost parcels and this service is only available within the UK.
|Zone 1 (2 – 4 Days)|
Belgium, Luxembourg, France,
|Zone 2 (3 - 5 Days)||Austria, Liechtenstein, |
|Zone 3 (3 – 6 Days)||Czech Republic, |
Sloviakia, Italy, Spain
|Zone 4 (4 – 7 Days)||Estonia, Portugal, Finland, |
Slovenia, Hungary, Sweden, Poland
|Zone 5 (4 – 8 Days)||Bosnia-Herzegovina, Lithuania, |
Bulgaria, Montenegro, Croatia,
Norway, Greece, Romania, Iceland,
|World Wide Shipping|
|International Countries||Tariff 1||Tariff 2|
|USA & Canada||£35.00||£55.00|
|Australia, Japan & New Zealand||£25.00||£50.00|
5-7 Working Days Delivery May Vary Due To Local Customs
*additional charges may be applied by local customs for import tax on orders outside the EU.
If you have any questions or if you need your clothing or equipment for a specific date, holiday or trip please contact us via phone on 0191 2323561 or email email@example.com
LD Mountain Centre reserve the right to amend orders placed with incorrect delivery options without notice. LD Mountain Centre does not accept responsibility for items being delayed through customs/ security checks or adverse weather conditions. There are no refunds on shipping costs unless LD Mountain Centre is responsible for the error. In the unfortunate event that a product is out of stock a member of our Customer Service Team will contact you.
For international orders, the couriers we use are, DPD and FedEx.
Please be advised that for countries outside the EU, as well as the Canary Islands, there may be customs and VAT charges that the customer will be expected to pay. LD Mountain Centre are not liable for these payments. All orders dispatched to Russia, Hong Kong and South Korea will be dispatched via FedEx and will therefore go through more vigorous customs checks. Some other large International orders may also be dispatched via FedEx.
To request alternate shipping please email our customer service team. Please note, additional charges may apply when using alternate shipping.
All UK Next Working Day or 48 Hours (2 working days) orders placed before 2pm (Monday-Thursday) will be dispatched that day, subject to stock availability. Orders placed via UK Next Working Day on Friday or Saturday will be delivered on the next working day. Orders made after these times will be dispatched the following day. A signature will be required for Next Working Day and 48 Hours (2 working days) delivery goods so please make sure someone is at the delivery address to sign for the goods or send them to an address where someone will be available.
If you wish to send orders via Royal Mail instead of DPD, please contact our Customer Service team; however please note that you may be liable for any lost parcels and this service is only available within the UK.
In the unlikely event of a delay, we will endeavour to contact you by email or phone to let you know.
All delivery days are based on standard working days from Monday - Friday.*
Once your order has been dispatched from the warehouse you will receive a confirmation email to let you know it is on the way.
Here at LD Mountain Centre we are committed to customer satisfaction. It is for this reason that we offer a 28 day return policy. We ask that any returned items are unused/unworn and are returned within 28 days of their purchase date in the same packaging as they arrived and with their product tags still attached.
Please Note: We are unable to accept any returns on Underwear, Electronics, DVDs or items governed by PPE Law (Snowsport and Climbing Helmets, Climbing Hardware, Climbing Ropes, Iceaxes or Crampons.)
Our Online Returns System makes it easy to exchange or return any unsuitable or unwanted products. If, for any reason, you wish to return an item you have purchased from the LD Mountain Centre Website please go to the Your Account section of our website. If you already have an account, please log in. If not, please register a new account using the same email address used when placing your order.
Once logged in to your account, select the ‘My Order History’ link and on the new page select the order you wish to return. Mark the tick box beside the item(s) you wish to return and enter the quantity being returned. Once done, click the ‘Return Item(s)’ button at the bottom right of the page.
You will be sent an email with a returns form attached. Please print and complete the form, enclose the top part of the form with your item.
Please ensure that any returned items are sent using an Insured and Traceable mail service as LD Mountain Centre cannot accept any responsibility for items lost whilst in transit.
We aim to process returned orders as quickly as possible once we have received them, however, in busy periods refunds and exchanges may take up to 7 working days to process.
Upon inspection of a returned product, LD Mountain Centre will issue a full refund to the card used for the purchase less the original delivery charge. Any used items will be denied a refund and returned to the customer at his/her expense. Warranty items are subject to inspection and only eligible for repair, replacement or disposal.
All products purchased from LD Mountain Centre carry the full manufacturer warranty unless sold as a ''no warranty'' item. Special circumstance: in the event the manufacturer is no longer in business, LD Mountain Centre will review your warranty claim and at our discretion help to provide an equitable solution. All warranty claims may only be made by the purchaser on record. Please email our customer service team using this form regarding any warranty questions.
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