Buying Guides

Whether you're a seasoned hiker, or a complete novice, this set of guides will help you choose equipment that works for you and is within in your budget.

The idea of heading off into the wilderness carrying everything you'll need for the next few days still very much appeals to many of us, as we look to escape the stresses and strains of the modern world.


Guides

Boots Buying Guide

Boots Buying Guide

The most important things to remember when buying boots is that they fit well and that they are the right type of boot for the activity you are planning...

Duke of Edinburgh Award Expedition Kit List

Duke of Edinburgh Award Expedition Kit List

Since it began 1956, The Duke of Edinburgh's Award has been dedicated to the personal development of young people from all backgrounds. Here you'll find the kit list provied by DofE along with our suggestions...

Packs Buying Guide

Packs Buying Guide

No matter what pack you require, from a simple daypack to a super technical alpine pack, you'll find that the manufacturers use plenty of technical terms and phrases to describe various parts of the pack. Here you'll find a guide outlining some of the key features that go into constructing a pack...