Gear up

Deep dives, honest reviews and expert commentary on the most important adventure products, technologies and innovations.
Here you’ll find all the insight and information you need to get the right gear for better adventures.

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ReviewAlex Smith • December 07, 2022

Review: Jöttnar Fenrir jacket

Premium lightweight down jacket from the small British brand

ReviewFrancesco Guerra • December 07, 2022

Review: Patagonia NetPlus Down Sweater

A high quality, durable jacket that’s also environmentally friendlier in its composition

SpotlightBASE editorial team • December 06, 2022

Gifts For the Eco-Conscious Adventurer

8 Christmas present ideas for the environmentally-minded adventurer

SpotlightChris Hunt • December 05, 2022

How Good is the Return of Berghaus Extrem?

We get our hands on key pieces of the 2022 Extrem range to find out

ReviewHannah Mitchell • November 28, 2022

Review: BAM Novea Base Layer

BAM’s new sustainable fabric innovation promises unbeatable softness and improved dry-time

ReviewWill Appleyard • November 24, 2022

Review: 66º North Vatnajökull Jacket

The highly versatile insulated jacket

ReviewMatthew Pink • November 05, 2022

Review: Scarpa Rush TRK GTX boot

Strong, supple and grippy – these three-season boots hold their own on UK hills

SpotlightEliza Brown • October 07, 2022

How to Pack For a Pony Trekking Expedition

Eliza Brown’s pony trekking essentials, from issue 08 of BASE magazine.

ReviewEmily Graham • October 07, 2022

Review: Danner Women’s Trail 2650

The lightweight breathable trail shoe

ReviewHannah Mitchell • September 29, 2022

Review: Garmin Instinct 2S Solar

Exceptional battery life and extensive activity tracking and metrics – the Instinct 2S Solar has a lot to offer in a neat, nifty little package.

ReviewMatthew Pink • September 28, 2022

Review: ADIDAS TERREX Multi RAIN.RDY Jacket 

The straight forward waterproof and windproof shell

ReviewMatthew Pink • September 22, 2022

Review: Groundtruth RIKR 24L Backpack

A versatile, sleek, modular backpack for the tech-savvy and creative adventurer

ReviewChris Hunt • September 16, 2022

Review: Suunto 9 Peak

Sleek, lightweight flagship sportswatch from Suunto

ReviewMatthew Pink • September 14, 2022

Review: Danner Panorama Low 4

Solid, understated trail shoes for everyday use

ReviewEmily Graham • September 14, 2022

Review: Yeti Rambler Kids Bottle

The bullet-proof child friendly water bottle

SpotlightHannah Mitchell • August 31, 2022

A closer look at water filters for adventure

The history and development of water filtration systems, and the industry innovators making their mark today

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