Heron Mountain

The ultimate all-around sunglasses for the mountains.

Cat. 3 lens (100% UV)
Leather side shields
Adjustable stay-on temples
See also: Heron Glacier
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The most iconic sports sunglasses of the 70s are back.

Premium acetate frame
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Heron Mountain

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The ultimate all-around sunglasses for the mountains.

Cat. 3 lens (100% UV)
Leather side shields
TR90® nylon
See also: Heron Glacier

Heron Mountain

Color: Brown
114 reviews

Mountaineering sunglasses with a lighter and more versatile lens (Cat. 3) than our glacier glasses (Cat. 4). Fully adjustable temples ensure a secure and comfortable fit.

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Heron Mountain is a more versatile version of our glacier glasses. The main difference between the two is that Heron Mountain has a category 3 lens that lets through 12% of visible light (as opposed to 6% for Heron Glacier). For general outdoor activities like skiing, ski touring and hiking this is more than enough. It is also beneficial for overcast and darker conditions. 

The frame is made from Swiss-invented TR90® polyamide. The sunglasses are therefore incredibly lightweight and comfortable. The brown-tinted lens is optimal for snow as its warm perception enhances contrasts. The 2mm thick polycarbonate lens is shatterproof for added safety. The leather side shields protect the eyes from side glare, while anti-fog coating is applied to prevent condensation. Heron Mountain is truly the ultimate all-around sunglasses for the mountains. 

The frame fits both men and women. The rounded temples ensure the sunglasses stay put at all times. The temples can easily be shaped for a more comfortable fit around your ears. If you have any questions about sizing please get in touch

Lens size: 48mm
Bridge size: 24mm
Frame width: 140 mm

Lens specs:
Brown tint, partial mirror effect
100% UVA + UVB protection exceeding ISO 12312 requirements
2mm polycarbonate lens 
Category 3 (12% VLT)
Anti-fog coating

Frame material:
TR90® frame
Leather side shields
TPE rubber

Comes with:
VALLON faux-leather case


Europe: Free shipping for any orders over €40. Standard delivery for Europe is 3-8 business days after shipment. If the situation is more urgent we also offer express shipping with delivery in 1-3 business days. Goods are shipped from within the EU and all of our orders are tracked. Please note we are not responsible for any custom fees should they arise. 

USA: Free shipping with USPS for any orders over $50. 

Canada: Free shipping with Canada Post for any orders over €40.  

Rest of world: Please see any shipping rates and delivery times during checkout. 



We want you to love your VALLONs and believe that you shouldn't buy things you don't need or won't use. That is why we offer free returns* for up to 14 days after delivery for any orders over €40 / $45. Please refer to our Returns Policy for more information.

*Limited to Europe and USA. For any other countries the return period is the same but we do not send pre-paid labels. 

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Berend B.
I recommend this product
Really loved them

Bought them for during lunch on winter holiday. Ended up wearing them the whole vacation and especially on the slopes, because the vision was better than with my goggles. Especially when going from sun into shadow exceptional vision.

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Giulia Z.
I recommend this product
Amazing old school glasses!

My glasses arrived in perfect time, and they look extremely cool! I haven't tried them on the snow yet, but I'll do soon. At a first glance they look resistant and lightweight at the same time, with good visibility and pleasant sun filter. The eco-leather case they came with is very useful and allows to put them in a backpack without fear of cracking them. Last but not least, they have an amazing "old school" look that made me fall in love at first sight! Can't wait to test them in the mountain light!

Robert H.
I recommend this product
Great glasses for hiking

Comfortable, great lenses and look great. Used them for 4 days hiking trip.

Moritz P. Grube
Germany Germany
I recommend this product
Perfect on and off the mountain

These glasses look good, are durable and offer perfect sun protection. No light exposure on any angle. especially good when using contact lenses. Can‘t give a long time usage review, because I only have them for a week or so. But Im very happy so far.

Lorenzo A.
Spain Spain
I recommend this product

So cool, very good quality