July 21, 2019

Outwell Fulmar 60L tested and reviewed

Keeping things cool, either in camp for a few days, or on the move in a camper is always one of the biggest issues to contend with if you're off-grid…
August 01, 2018

Vango Idris II Low driveaway awning tested and reviewed

 Van life is one of the major trends of recent years, offering mobility and shelter in one unit, but what difference does an add-on awning have? We tested Vango's Idris…
June 25, 2018

Quiksilver X Pacsafe 40l anti-theft carry-on pack reviewed

 Over recent years travel security has become a major issue with increasing numbers seeking less developed, and potentially less safe, parts of the world. From pickpockets to shoulder strap slashing…
October 23, 2017

Osprey Transporter 95 tested and reviewed

Osprey are renowned for their rucksacks; durable, reliable and comfortable and the new Transporter duffle/rucksack hybrid series are the latest product to enhance this reputation.
July 10, 2017

Mammut MTR 141 Half Zip Longsleeve Shirt tested and reviewed

Soft, stretchy and quick drying, Mammut's MTR 141 is one of the new generation of "self regulating" shirts. Designed to adapt to your body temperature it tips the breathability v…
May 04, 2017

WakaWaka Power+ solar chargeable power bank tested and reviewed

It's not so long ago that the only batteries you needed to pack when headed for the hills were a couple of AAs for your head torch, but how times…
February 27, 2017

Adata Rugged external SD700 SSD put to the test

We don't usually feature computer peripherals in these pages, but we were recently invited to test a rugged, shock and water proof, external hard drive designed for the outdoors and…