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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ReviewJosh Raper • May 24, 2024

Review: Danner Trail 2650 GTX Shoe

A top-notch Gore-Tex trail shoe from the American heavyweight brand.

ReviewFrancesco Guerra • May 17, 2024

Review: Suunto Vertical Titanium Solar

The new Suunto® Vertical is a large screen adventure watch for outdoor expeditions with apparently the most resilient battery out there.

ReviewFrancesco Guerra • May 09, 2024

Review: Thermarest NeoAir Xlite NXT Sleeping Pad

One sleeping pad to rule them all.

ReviewSam Firth • May 07, 2024

Review: Albion Men’s All Road Pertex Shield Rain Jacket

A cycling jacket built for British weather!

ReviewAlex Foxfield • May 01, 2024

Review: Montane Dart T-Shirt

A no-nonsense, lightweight t-shirt that’s well suited to warm weather hikes and running.

ReviewJonathan Doyle • April 22, 2024

Review: Db Ramverk Pro 32L with Large Camera Insert

A stylish yet remarkably weatherproof camera backpack that easily doubles up as a travel pack.

ReviewEvie Butler • April 22, 2024

Review: adidas Terrex Free Hiker 2 GTX

An on-point and waterproof low-rise hiking shoe.

ReviewSam Firth • March 22, 2024

Review: Rapha Men’s Explore Lightweight Gilet

A stylish, lightweight and packable cycling layer.

ReviewJosh Raper • March 18, 2024

Review: Rab Sonic Ultra Zip Base Layer

Incredibly breathable and lightweight, the Rab Sonic Ultra Zip is a versatile base layer that is suited to a number of outdoor activities in most seasons.

ReviewMark Bullock • March 07, 2024

Review: adidas Free Hiker 2.0 Low Gore-Tex Shoe

A really great, high-performing shoe for a super wide variety of activities.

ReviewEvie Butler • February 22, 2024

Review: Osprey Sojourn Porter 46L Travel Pack

This is a great bag for backpackers and travellers who want to keep things hand luggage only!

ReviewElliot Denver • February 02, 2024

Review: Finisterre Skybird Waterproof Jacket

A stylish and robust waterproof jacket, perfect for urban use and wintry countryside walks.

ReviewEvie Butler • December 19, 2023

Review: Montane Women’s Phase Lite Waterproof Jacket

A well fitted and thoughtfully designed jacket for fast-paced adventures in all conditions

ReviewAlex Smith • December 18, 2023

Review: Alpkit Elan Hooped Bivvy Bag

Rugged, functional and affordable – bridging the gap between a tent and a bivvy bag

ReviewMark Bullock • December 13, 2023

Review: adidas TERREX Speed Pro SG Running Shoe

Is this the best fell-running shoe of all time?

ReviewFrancesco Guerra • December 12, 2023

Review: Marmot Tungsten UL 1 Person Backpacking Tent

An ultralight, easy-to-use tent for solo adventures when every kilogram counts

ReviewVicki Trotter • December 11, 2023

Review: Vango COMBI IR Grill Cooker

An easy to use, compact stove ideal for cooking up a storm at the campsite

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