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Outdoor brands switch production to PPE

2nd June 2020 | 0 comments

Have your say… As we all continue to live with restrictions on our outdoor activities, we talk to some of the world’s best mountaineers and mountain athletes about what they are doing to stay fit and focused during the Covid crisis. Next up is Alan Hinkes, British mountaineer and Fjällräven ambassador… As we all continue to live with restrictions on …

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Sir Chris Bonington’s lockdown message

5th May 2020 | 0 comments

Have your say… You’re preparing for a multi-day excursion into the mountains and you’ve minimised the weight of your ‘big three’ (tent, sleeping bag, mat), checked the weather and packed the appropriate clothing, chosen a lightweight stove and compact cookware. You try on your pack and it feels great – that is, until you add a week-long supply of food! …

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COVID-19: A message from the Continent

22nd March 2020 | 1 comment.

Have your say… The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) has launched a major new campaign to promote the health of the UK’s wild moorland areas in order to combat climate change. Entitled The Climate Project, the initiative aims to support the work of Moors for the Future, an organisation which, since 2003, has developed and delivered a landscape scale programme of …