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Walking Clothes – What Should I Buy for Winter and Summer?

If you are thinking about shopping for walking clothes, you've probably thinking about the layering system. To stay warm, dry and comfortable you should use a layering system. The system should be flexible enough to allow you to add or remove layers as walking conditions change and how you feel. It is best to choose walking cloths that are lightweight and easily packed inside your rucksack.

By | 2017-10-19T13:55:24+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Backpacker, Backpacker Gear, Climbing, Dartmoor, DofE, Edinburgh, Exmoor, Glasgow, Highlands, Lake district, London, Mountaineering, Mountaineering, National Forest, News, Peak District, UK, Wales, Wilderness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Walking Clothes – What Should I Buy for Winter and Summer?

Outdoor Wear and Outdoor Gear for Winter Hiking and Walking in the UK

Outdoor Wear and Gear for Winter Hiking and Walking in the UK What outdoor wear and gear should I take on a one day winter hike? | outdoor Gear list for winter walkers and hikers in the UK Outdoor wear and gear for winter hiking is very different to what you may consider in the summer or even the autumn. Let’s quickly look at what outdoor wear you may need for the summer and then add on the extra outdoor wear and gear needed for the winter months

By | 2017-10-19T13:51:39+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Backpacker, Backpacker Gear, Climbing, Dartmoor, DofE, Edinburgh, Exmoor, Glasgow, Highlands, Lake district, London, Mountaineering, Mountaineering, National Forest, News, Peak District, UK, Wales, Wilderness|Tags: , |Comments Off on Outdoor Wear and Outdoor Gear for Winter Hiking and Walking in the UK

DofE Expedition Kit List

DofE Expedition Kit List | A kit list for DofE expeditions. It will help as a checklist for those planning to do the DofE

By | 2017-10-15T11:38:30+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Categories: Backpacker, Backpacker Gear, Climbing, DofE, Mountaineering, News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on DofE Expedition Kit List

Flying Tent – The Next Evolution of the Hammock and Tent

The Swan is on the Roaches in the Peak District, it is E3 5c. The Roaches is an outcrop of Staffordshire gritstone between Leek and Buxton. A 26m challenging pitch with a demanding traverse.

By | 2017-09-10T16:17:22+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Categories: Backpacker, Backpacker Gear, Climbing, Mountaineering, News, Tents|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Flying Tent – The Next Evolution of the Hammock and Tent

The Backpacker Flying Tent is a finalist in the UK Outdoor Industry Award

The Swan is on the Roaches in the Peak District, it is E3 5c. The Roaches is an outcrop of Staffordshire gritstone between Leek and Buxton. A 26m challenging pitch with a demanding traverse.

Peter + Kirsty in The Peak District 22 April 2017 – Alex and Richard Climbing the Swan E3 5c on The Roaches

The Swan is on the Roaches in the Peak District, it is E3 5c. The Roaches is an outcrop of Staffordshire gritstone between Leek and Buxton. A 26m challenging pitch with a demanding traverse.