Haglofs LIM Strive 50 review

I hate zips on rucksacks, I really do. They fail. Every rucksack I've had with a zip closure has seen it fail within 12 ...

Haglofs Spitz jacket review

It's been a while, but we all know why so let's just barrel on with it shall we? What better way to get back in the sadd ...

Transition

A boy does not become a man until he buries his father, or so the saying goes. So it was that I become a man on the ...

Adverse Camber

The girls were off to Brownie camp and I was in possession of a rare jewel which is seldom seen around these parts: a fr ...

Hanwag Badile Combi II GTX boot review

There's probably not much of winter left if this week is anything to go by, but the snow will be around for a while, so ...

Dannah Alpine Jacket review

Here's something interesting, a new manufacturer for these pages and it's a British one too. Crikey. This is the Dann ...

Red light indicates doors are secure

The previous week I'd played a blinder. There had been no snow and no view, but I was on form, knocked ten minutes off m ...

Arc’teryx Proton AR Hoody review

Winter is a joyous time of prancing through the snow trying not to get sunburn from the reflected sunlight. Perhaps not. ...

If you waited for the right weather, you’d never get out of bed

Winter turned out not to be wintery at all, our plans of snowy ridgelines driven from our heads by the warm wind and sto ...

Primus Winter Gas

In winter, I'm a simple man: give me a cuppa and something to eat and I'm happy. That being the case, I find a gas c ...