April 03, 2019

MSR Revo Ascent Women's Snowshoes tested and reviewed

You could have been easily forgiven for thinking winter this year was little more then a distant memory. With the UK’s unpredictable weather system, lack of major snowfall and freeze-thaw…
March 29, 2019

Lemonade in Lapland

Huw Oliver and his partner Annie are outdoor educators who were prepared to put their own teaching into practice. Having been on expeditions in Nepal, Patagonia and Iceland, they decided…
March 26, 2019

Swiss star Severine Pont-Combe lifts the lid on endurance skimo

“Sometimes I ask myself, what am I doing here?, It would be so much easier being at home having breakfast with my family.” The words of Severine Pont-Combe are similar…
March 18, 2019

Osprey Kyte 46L Women’s Fit Rucksack tested and reviewed

In 2019 Osprey are celebrating 25 years of making women's specific fit packs. To coincide with the celebration we took a 46l Kyte out to Austria in February to put…
February 19, 2019

Mick and Vic to continue quest for Himalayan first ascents after a short unwelcome break

Mick Fowler and Vic Saunders are making final preparations for their latest Himalayan expedition, continuing their successful climbing partnership reunion of 2016. 
February 05, 2019

The global alpine community reunites in Chamonix for Arc’teryx Alpine Academy: 4-7 July, 2019

The 8th edition of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy will unite the global alpine community in Chamonix, France, 4-7 July 2019. Alpine enthusiasts from 30 countries will come together to advance…
January 25, 2019

Haglofs Skuta Mid Proof Eco boot tested and reviewed

Haglofs Skuta Mid Proof Eco boot is a bit of a mouthful, and most people will just shorten that to Haglofs Skuta - but to ignore the "Eco" part of…