August 25, 2019

Tested & Reviewed: Vango Calder 500 Tent

Going camping with kids requires a lot of stuff, it is the exact opposite of wild camping in terms of gear. Camping in a tent like the Calder 500 is…
August 19, 2019

Vango Cairngorm 200 tested and reviewed

Vango make a bewildering array of tents, particularly since their innovative airbeam ranges were introduced, but where they've always excelled is the entry level to mid range affordable tents.
January 10, 2019

Vango Force 10 Arete tested and reviewed

The Force 10 series represents Vango’s top-flight technical camping range, intended to take you to ‘…the edge of your adventure’. 
July 11, 2018

Snugpak Journey Duo tested and reviewed

 Snugpak are renowned for building solid, military grade, shelters and sleeping bags and in the latest offering, the Journey Duo, they've gone back to basics to produce a value for…
December 03, 2017

Tarptent Scarp 1: Tested & Reviewed

Winter single person tents are hard to find especially when you are trying to run lean in terms of weight. Tarptent are an American based shelter manufacturer that specialise in…
October 17, 2017

Force Ten Xenon UL 2 tested and reviewed

Following on from the Argon and Helium we take a look at Force Ten's latest inert-gas monickered offering - the Xenon 2 in its UL, or Ultra Light manifestation.
September 07, 2017

Vango 3x3m Tarp tested and reviewed

  Vango's 3x3m classic tarp is like a conservatory for campers, a valuable extension giving you room to sit outside and escape the confines of the tent. Solid 70 denier…