Editorials

We don't buy into products, We buy into experiences.

When I was 13 I decided I was going to have 3 cars when I grew up. A sports car, a 4x4 and a camper van and in my mind…
February 25, 2018

We don't buy into products, We buy into experiences.

When I was 13 I decided I was going to have 3 cars when I…

Blogs

Reeks District: Ireland’s Adventure Playground with Jessie Leong

‘How do you pronounce Carrauntoohil?’ ‘Karen-toole’ replied Piaras, mountain guide from Kerry Climbing. ‘It means inverted sickle, a serrated knife-edge. Just look at the ridge behind you.’
December 03, 2018

Reeks District: Ireland’s Adventure Playground with Jessie Leong

‘How do you pronounce Carrauntoohil?’ ‘Karen-toole’ replied Piaras, mountain guide from Kerry Climbing. ‘It means…

Outdoor Guides

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…
July 20, 2020

Wild camping - a fight or flight dilemma

Over the last couple of months there's been countless column inches in the mainstream media devoted to "wild camping", and none of it has been good.
June 03, 2020

Abandoning conquest

Today I saw a Tweet suggesting you conquer a hill in your lunchtime. A fine idea you’d imagine, and it is, but something about the language grated.
December 22, 2019

Skin Up to and Ski Off the Cairngorm

For a while now I have wanted to ski tour, finally I managed to get the gear together to be able to! So I headed for the Cairngorm, I had…
August 15, 2019

Albert and being Sustainable.

What connects a tiny patch of snow in Scotland to a Blackpool pub and landslides in the Alps? Henry Iddon pulls the threads together in a guest Editorial on sustainability.
July 17, 2019

The post-industrial landscapes of Snowdonia's slate industry are being re-imagined as a leisure resource

For a period of over 150 years the landscape of Snowdonia, and particularly the western side from Bethesda to Blaenau Ffestiniog was dominated by a brutal, industrial, visage of dark…
June 05, 2019

Wild camping - is it time for a conversation?

Wild camping isn't something we're used to seeing make the national papers, it's something we tend to whisper about in public; seen as illegal but widespread with enlightened national park…
May 28, 2019

Freedom of the Hills - but will the snow last

In 2018 I visited the Cairngorms to write and photograph a feature for the British Mountaineering Council’s ‘Summit’ magazine. The piece was about using eMTBs to access the steep skiing…
MyOutdoors

MyOutdoors

PrimaLoft recently launched the company’s first consumer-orientated brand campaign: “Seek the Unseen”.

Press Release: Polartec® has announced a new partnership with Browzwear, a pioneer of 3D digital solutions for the fashion industry.

Tuesday, 12 October 2021 10:45

SunGod Velans FF Tested and reviewed

These sunglasses are the definition of ‘apres-ski’ cool and perfect for cycling, climbing and mountaineering – but how would they fare on a trip to the high alpine landscape of Sass Fe?

Press Release: inov-8 has today unveiled the ROCFLY™ G 390, the world’s first-ever hiking boot with a Graphene-enhanced foam, which it says will “supercharge feet.”

Thursday, 07 October 2021 08:04

Polartec announces launch of Family Album

Polartecannounces the launch of its Family Album, the result of a crowd-sourced visual history of those who’ve worn Polartec-made garments on their outdoor adventures over the past three decades.

Press Release - PrimaLoft have announced an updated version of its PrimaLoft® P.U.R.E.™ renewable manufacturing technology.

Adidas has introduced a new outdoor range for FW21, designed to support its ambition to help end plastic waste.

Anna Taylor has become the first person to complete a self-powered round of every route that features in ‘Classic Rock’, the iconic guidebook written by Ken Wilson.

Premium, technical and truly sustainable outdoor kidswear brand, Isbjörn of Sweden, has recruited ex-H&M product developer Selma Jakobsson as its new sourcing and production manager.

Wednesday, 29 September 2021 08:09

Berghaus announce new women's waterproofs

Berghaus have announced a new women's vented jacket and a hardwearing softshell pants.