26th April 2019
When mobile connectivity is unreliable or non-existent, satellite communication comes into its own.
As spring approaches and lighter days come back into our lives, it’s an opportunity to stay outdoors for longer.
GP Batteries presents three reasons why switching to rechargeable tech is a smart move for the outdoor enthusiast.
Our guide to crampons: busting the jargon, a close look at features, and five crampons reviewed.
Judy Armstrong recommends the best equipment for adding safe scrambling to your days on the hill.
With contributions from Hilary Sharp and Tavienne Kelly, Gear Editor Chris Townsend looks at how to pack for a walking holiday overseas, whether on an organised trek or self-guided long-distance walk.
Chris Townsend, Alex Roddie and Ronald Turnbull share their tips on how to be comfortable even while keeping weight down.
How can you reduce pack weight while also ensuring you have the right clothing for your objective? We take a look at clothing systems for lightweight backpacking
TGO Editor Emily Rodway and partner John Chivall head into the Highlands to test backpacking gear suitable for camping with young children
Have you been struggling under the load of your pack? Not sure where to start in your quest to shed weight? Here are some essential tips to help you make the first cut…
More letters on the subject of trekking poles
Our Gear Editor Chris Townsend has long pioneered the use of lightweight outdoor gear. In this award-winning feature he goes backpacking in the Cairngorms