September 07, 2020

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined…

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined…
September 01, 2020

Wilderness, wildlife and weapons. Walking the Falkland Islands

It is 8000 miles away and yet it feels like the UK. The Falkland Islands takes the best part of 24 hours to get there…

Wilderness, wildlife and weapons. Walking the Falkland Islands

It is 8000 miles away and yet it feels like the UK. The Falkland Islands takes the best part of 24 hours to get there…
August 04, 2020

Dragon’s Back Race gets longer and tougher with sixth day and Cardiff Castle finish

Organisers of the legendary Dragon’s Back Race® have announced plans to add an extra day to the 2021 edition of the race.

Dragon’s Back Race gets longer and tougher with sixth day and Cardiff Castle finish

Organisers of the legendary Dragon’s Back Race® have announced plans to add an extra day to the 2021 edition of the race.
August 04, 2020

Commute to the glacier – surviving Icelandic winter pre lockdown

What makes it possible for the human mind able to view past memories and forget the pain of the cold and temporal feelings of sadness…

Commute to the glacier – surviving Icelandic winter pre lockdown

What makes it possible for the human mind able to view past memories and forget the pain of the cold and temporal feelings of sadness…
July 27, 2020

Damian Hall sets new Pennine Way FKT, litter-picking along the route.

Top ultramarathon runner Damian Hall has set a new record time for the 268-mile Pennine Way – while also cleaning the trail of litter at…

Damian Hall sets new Pennine Way FKT, litter-picking along the route.

Top ultramarathon runner Damian Hall has set a new record time for the 268-mile Pennine Way – while also cleaning the trail of litter at…

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

Why cycling is the perfect exercise during COVID-19

With the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, the nation is suddenly finding itself spending a lot more time indoors. And now that all gyms — and a huge number of parks and…
April 29, 2020

Why cycling is the perfect exercise during COVID-19

With the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, the nation is suddenly finding itself spending a lot more…

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

Damian Hall sets new Pennine Way FKT, litter-picking along the route.

Top ultramarathon runner Damian Hall has set a new record time for the 268-mile Pennine Way – while also cleaning the trail of litter at the same time.
July 27, 2020

Damian Hall sets new Pennine Way FKT, litter-picking along the route.

Top ultramarathon runner Damian Hall has set a new record time for the 268-mile Pennine…

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

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined the quarantine list on returning…
September 07, 2020

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss…