Winter Gear Guide

Ben Lerwill and Daniel Neilsen give their verdict on some of the newest outdoor gear to hit the shelves. Danner …

Camping gear

Gear: cool stuff

OEX Helios EV Hydrodown 300 Sleeping Bag An excellent new 3-season sleeping bag from OEX, with water-repellent duck down ensuring …

Gear Guide

Lowe Alpine Tensor 23 Backpack An excellent all-round daypack that can be used for walking, scrambling, multi-pitch climbing and skiing. …

Gear Guide

Salomon Drifter Mid Hoodie  This reversible mid-layer has a different face fabric on each side. One is a windproof fabric …

Gear: Cool Stuff

KEEN A-phlex Shoes New from Oregon-based outfitters KEEN, these sturdy, versatile shoes are intended “for the trail or the city”. …

Gear guide

Gear: Cool stuff

Hydroflask 32 oz Wide Mouth A large-volume outdoor bottle with a vacuum insulation system that keeps drinks icy for up …

Gear Review: Wet Weather

Tackling the great outdoors? Don’t leave the house without these little beauties – guaranteed to help you stay dry and …

Gear: Day Walk

Lowe Alpine Eclipse 25 Rucksack This is an award-winning 25-litre rucksack, and it’s clear why. There are plenty of pockets …