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,…

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,…
December 17, 2018

Hiking the highlights of Switzerland's Via Alpina

This September 2018 I was kindly invited back to Switzerland with Swiss Tourism, to do a solo section hike of part of the Via Alpina.

Hiking the highlights of Switzerland's Via Alpina

This September 2018 I was kindly invited back to Switzerland with Swiss Tourism, to do a solo section hike of part of the Via Alpina.
August 09, 2018

Package holidays with a difference - Chamonix adventures for everyone

What’s not to like about Chamonix or Cham as it is affectionately known and it holds plenty of good memories for me as a hard…

Package holidays with a difference - Chamonix adventures for everyone

What’s not to like about Chamonix or Cham as it is affectionately known and it holds plenty of good memories for me as a hard…
July 12, 2018

Dark adventures in the Shropshire Hills - Katy goes wild swimming

Slowly, I begin to submerge my bikini clad body into the icy pool below- a secret dipping spot in the Shropshire Hills. Feeling like a…

Dark adventures in the Shropshire Hills - Katy goes wild swimming

Slowly, I begin to submerge my bikini clad body into the icy pool below- a secret dipping spot in the Shropshire Hills. Feeling like a…
April 30, 2018

Running the Drystone Route - Mallorca's GR221

The Drystone Route, also know as the GR221, runs from Port Andratx along the Serra de Tramuntana mountains, across the island of Mallorca to Port…

Running the Drystone Route - Mallorca's GR221

The Drystone Route, also know as the GR221, runs from Port Andratx along the Serra de Tramuntana mountains, across the island of Mallorca to Port…

Adventure

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…
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…

Climbing & Mountaineering

Montane to Sponsor TRADFEST 2019

Montane lend support to Llanberis-based rock climbing festival TRADFEST, scheduled this year for 17-19th May 2019.
February 12, 2019

Montane to Sponsor TRADFEST 2019

Montane lend support to Llanberis-based rock climbing festival TRADFEST, scheduled this year for 17-19th May…

Cycling

Polaris joins forces with Nikwax

Launching this month, Nikwax – the award-winning eco-conscious aftercare brand - has chosen Polaris Bikewear as trade distributors within the cycling industry.
March 19, 2019

Polaris joins forces with Nikwax

Launching this month, Nikwax – the award-winning eco-conscious aftercare brand - has chosen Polaris Bikewear…

Skiing

Leki Stella S gloves tested and reviewed

Feeling good and looking stylish on the slopes obviously equates to great performance! - That’s why Leki’s new Stella S glove, which gives a hint of glamour, whilst being warm,…

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February 12, 2019

Leki Stella S gloves tested and reviewed

Feeling good and looking stylish on the slopes obviously equates to great performance! - That’s…

Trail & Ultra Running

The Ultra Tour of Arran - Day 1

This weekend (Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2019) 500 hardy adventure runners are taking on the The Ultra Tour of Arran, the audacious 100km off-road running challenge, staged over two days…
April 13, 2019

The Ultra Tour of Arran - Day 1

This weekend (Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2019) 500 hardy adventure runners are taking…

Travel

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is the lightest and most powerful battery in its category. It allows adventurers to travel further…
January 22, 2019

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is…

How-To

Down Time - What you need to know before you buy your down jacket

When it comes to selecting an insulated jacket it makes sense to have a look how insulation it works and with just a basic grasp of the essential principles you'll…
October 19, 2018

Down Time - What you need to know before you buy your down jacket

When it comes to selecting an insulated jacket it makes sense to have a look…

Van Life

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is the lightest and most powerful battery in its category. It allows adventurers to travel further…
January 22, 2019

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is…

Adventure Guides

72 hours in Zermatt - an adventure guide between the seasons

It's impossible to mention the name Zermatt without thoughts immediately turning to the Matterhorn, the iconic "Toblerone mountain" that defines the town. Supported by Switzerland Tourism and Zermatt Tourism we…
October 24, 2017

72 hours in Zermatt - an adventure guide between the seasons

It's impossible to mention the name Zermatt without thoughts immediately turning to the Matterhorn, the…