Mountain Equipment Vulcan MRT Jacket – Reviewed in North Wales

Two days in the Snowdonia National Park, was an ideal time put the Mountain Equipment Vulcan Jacket through its paces. The Mountain Equipment Vulcan Softshell Jacket The British weather is no respecter of seasons, we can have wet summers and … Continued

Mountain Equipment Ibex Pant – Reviewed in North Wales

If you do a lot of hiking or mountaineering – in cooler weather, what do you want from a pair of trousers? Recently I spent two days in the Snowdonia National Park. During that time I tested out Mountain Equipment’s … Continued

Winter base layers – A Review

Winter walking conjures up pictures of pure white snow covering a landscape bathed in sun. The reality though is that winter walking can be in some of the most extreme weathers that this country has to offer, and that is … Continued

Water-To-Go, the safe water drinking bottle

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Wherever we go, staying well hydrated is essential Having enough fluid for any outdoor activity is always essential, water is also probably the single most heaviest item you will carry when on a backpacking trip. Sourcing fresh drinking water can … Continued