September 26, 2019

Velo Vaudoises - Cycling Switzerland's high mountain passes

There are some places that are well known for road cycling in the Alps, largely because they are relevant to the Grand Tours of France…

Velo Vaudoises - Cycling Switzerland's high mountain passes

There are some places that are well known for road cycling in the Alps, largely because they are relevant to the Grand Tours of France…
August 21, 2019

Tor des Géants Beautifully Brutal 10th Anniversary – Presented by Montane

One of the greatest non-stop mountain endurance races in the world returns bigger and more brutal for its 10th anniversary.

Tor des Géants Beautifully Brutal 10th Anniversary – Presented by Montane

One of the greatest non-stop mountain endurance races in the world returns bigger and more brutal for its 10th anniversary.
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…

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

Prudential RideLondon partners with Thames Water to become Single-use plastic Water bottle free

Prudential RideLondon today (Wednesday) announced a brand new partnership with Thames Water with a goal to be the largest mass participation cycling event to become single-use plastic water bottle free.…
July 17, 2019

Prudential RideLondon partners with Thames Water to become Single-use plastic Water bottle free

Prudential RideLondon today (Wednesday) announced a brand new partnership with Thames Water with a goal…

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,…

1959 hits

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

Pertex presents: “Dark Peak Fell Runners”

Peat, sweat and 40-year traditions make up the DNA of the Dark Peak Fell Runners (DPFR) as depicted in the latest film by Sheffield production company Coldhouse. Shot over the…
May 02, 2019

Pertex presents: “Dark Peak Fell Runners”

Peat, sweat and 40-year traditions make up the DNA of the Dark Peak Fell Runners…

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…