As an "Outdoor Professional" I have a high expectation on my gear to perform, to keep me comfortable in all UK weather conditions. On this basis I invest a lot of money on quality kit and like others I get annoyed when something happens that could potentially end its useful life prematurely! Small Rips and … Continue reading Repair, Reuse and not Landfill!
Plan a hike???? Just put on your boots and get out there! Don't you? Planning a hike is instrumental to safely having a great day in the mountains and is covered within my Hill & Mountain Skills Courses. If you want to turn your days in the mountains to a great day in the mountains … Continue reading How to plan a Hike?
Probably the most important layer of clothing when hiking is the waterproof layer, it keeps you dry and comfortable when the weather turns against you. They normally perform really well when new but performance deteriorates as they get older. Hopefully this blog will explain why this is and what easy steps can be taken to … Continue reading Caring for your Waterproofs!