Gear News

  • Gear guide: mid-size packs

    Gear guide: mid-size packs

    9th May 2019

    Gear editor Chris Townsend tests 40 to 60-litre rucksacks for big day walks and backpacking trips.

  • Gear guide: Smart Watches

    Gear guide: Smart Watches

    2nd May 2019

    Our guide to outdoor smartwatches – how you could benefit from one, what to look for, and six recent models compared.

  • In Iceland with Hoka One One

    In Iceland with Hoka One One

    26th April 2019

    Outdoor writer and photographer Dougie Cunningham recently joined innovative footwear brand Hoka One One in Iceland for the launch of the new Sky collection of hiking footwear, and an opportunity to explore some of this stunning country’s mountains and glaciers.…

  • Review: Hoka One One Sky Series

    Review: Hoka One One Sky Series

    26th April 2019

    Dougie Cunningham tests two models in this innovative new range from a groundbreaking footwear brand Hoka One One have built a cult following amongst the running community over the last 10 years. Their “form follows function” approach to lightweight running…

  • Gear news: new waterproofs from Berghaus

    Gear news: new waterproofs from Berghaus

    5th April 2019

    Berghaus is helping people to explore the outdoors in confidence this summer with the launch of a new range of contemporary waterproof jackets that offer something for all budgets, without compromising on performance.