25th February 2016
Are you sure your compass is pointing north? Mountain Safety Advisor Heather Morning explains how to keep your compass safe and how to fix the problem.
A winter wild camp can provide excellent conditions to photograph the night sky. Geoff Barton offers some tips for getting started...
Pete Catterall from Plas y Brenin explains what to eat in winter on the hills to keep energised.
James Menta explains the best backpacking food for vegans and how to keep the calorie intake up when our in the mountains.
Chris Townsend shows us how to repair a worn shoe sole while on the move, a skill that will come in handy when out backpacking for the weekend.
How to repair waterproof jackets tears and rips, key skills for the wet British winter weather.
Fix those loose zips, misaligned and sticky teeth.
How to repair packs, ripped straps, broken buckle and broken pack frames while on the go.
Chris Townsend provides some essential tips on choosing lightweight gear in winter, from footwear to cooking.