Silver Shadow Carbon Trekking Umbrella

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The award-winning, crown jewel of hiking umbrellas..

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Silver Shadow Carbon Trekking Umbrella

Silver Shadow Carbon Trekking Umbrella

8250 Southwest Nimbus Avenue

Pickup currently unavailable

8250 Southwest Nimbus Avenue
Beaverton OR 97008
United States

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Best one yet

"HA true backpacking umbrella! Lightweight and durable. I am looking forward to testing it in the sun as well as the rain." - Brian

6.8 oz - 193 g Trekking Umbrella

Walking across deserts in the blazing sun or through summer rain showers shouldn't be a misery.

The Silver Shadow Series provides a large reflective surface on top to deflect sunlight and a black underside to absorb wandering rays, allowing you to walk cooler and better protected.  Its coating sheds water easily, eliminating the need to wear sweaty rain gear.

Redesigned for 2019 we have expanded the Silver Shadow into a line of umbrellas that offers a variety of options and prices. 

Flight 30 Ultra Backpack Materials


The Silver Shadow Carbon is the crown jewel of hiking umbrellas. A sleek, carbon fiber shaft, spreader, and ribs drop the weight of this umbrella to a mere 6.8 oz while maintaining full coverage. Its rigid shaft insures that it won't unexpectedly collapse and its simple construction ensures years of trouble-free use. The simple design with minimal parts keeps it light and durable. There are simply fewer things to break or malfunction.

Wherever you travel, a Silver Shadow should be part of your kit!




6.8 oz | 193 g


25" | 63.5 cm

Open Width

37" | 94 cm


7.5 ft² or .7 m²

Shaft Length

23.5" | 60cm

UPF Rating:


Water Column

5000 mm



Polyester 210T Silver Reflective


Carbon Fiber


Carbon Fiber


EVA Foam

Customer Reviews

Based on 116 reviews
Zachary H
Best umbrella to bear the heat.

If you can’t find shade during heat advisory this thing will be your best friend. Two days on a river during heat advisory and this was easily the favorite piece of gear. The carbon fiber one is so light you get no fatigue from holding it.

Jon Maaske
Good Quality, light weight.

I’m new to using an umbrella, it is a bit cooler than wearing a hat. But holding it, I really didn’t want other hand using my trekking pole, so a bit of a limitation there. And, even the slightest breeze of course catches it. That said, if you decide to use a trekking umbrella, this is the one. I had tried a different brand, but it was way too heavy to be practical.

Bridget Jackson
Great umbrella!!

The umbrella is sturdy but incredibly lightweight for those concerned with ounces! The handle is very comfortable and easier to hold on to when hiking in rain than the one I owned before. The fabric is sturdy and feels like it will hold up well! Very happy with this birthday gift for my daughter!

Mark Mosholder
Just what I needed

I don’t wear hats unless absolutely necessary. This lightweight umbrella is perfect for me in rain AND especially shine. Made well and super light.

Charlie Wicker
crazy light

I'll be getting this on trail this weekend but unboxing reveals a featherweight item. I attached it to my six moons backpack with the flight vest option without needing the hands free kit. I could see the hands free kit being essential in windy conditions but that's conjecture at this point. Quality looks to be superb. Here's what you DON'T want... to be on an exposed sunny trail just roasting and then lamenting not having this tool in your quiver. Don't make that mistake.