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Announcements direct from the manufacturers

27 Nov 2015

thumb 30% off a selection of climbing and outdoor titles from Vertebrate Publishing Read more

25 Nov 2015

thumb ARC'TERYX design solutions for rapid travel in alpine conditions. Alpha FL 30/ 45 Packs offer tough, lightweight answers to... Read more

20 Nov 2015

thumb Nikwax, the global leader in outdoor aftercare, is excited to introduce Down Wash Direct®, the first aftercare product... Read more

18 Nov 2015

thumb ARC'TERYX design solutions for rapid travel in alpine conditions. The Alpha FL Jacket is a tough, lightweight technical product... Read more

16 Nov 2015

thumb Updated for 2015, Stetind is a modern and lightweight mountain boot designed for technical alpinism, winter climbing and ascents... Read more

13 Nov 2015

thumb Doug Scott's new autobiography Up and About: The hard road to Everest is now available to order  Read more

11 Nov 2015

thumb Arc'teryx Equipment is known for its leading innovations in premium high performance outdoor products. After considering the... Read more

10 Nov 2015

thumb Challenging trails that involve some climbing are no obstacle for adventurers with a passion for freeskiing.  The lightweight... Read more

9 Nov 2015

thumb Jöttnar introduces the new Asmund - a focused, lightweight, technical climbing shell, constructed from the same 3-layer grade of... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb The challenge of climbing the world's highest mountains appeals to thousands of adventurers across the globe, but high altitude... Read more

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Gear Reviews

Independent reviews from the UKH gear testers

19 Nov 2015

thumb When planning hill trips, mountain forecasts aren't always easy to access on your phone. Enter the Mountain Weather UK app Read more

18 Nov 2015

thumb Arc'teryx bring their innovative ideas and high technology manufacturing processes to footwear, but does this hiking boot justify... Read more

16 Nov 2015

thumb What Mammut have done with these Trovat base layers is use their high-end design and matched it with this new swanky 'Power Wool'... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb In this review Bridget Collier tests the world's lightest waterproof jacket on a long-dreamed-of Bob Graham Round ...but only... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb In this group review we test out a range of down jackets. Our review brief was to test 'standard mid-weight down jackets that are... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb A pricey but rather luxurious top of the range baselayer. And it's made of yak wool! How cool is that? Toby Archer finds... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb The Lite+ from Primus is one of the lightest and smallest stoves of this 'stove system' type on the market, making it a good... Read more

Sep 2015

thumb The Lowe Alpine AT Carry-On 45 is a pack designed specifically to fit within the carry-on luggage requirements of most major... Read more

Sep 2015

thumb "For me the Boreas Pull-On fits the bill perfectly. It is light, hasn't ripped over many years of abuse, and has survived being... Read more

Jul 2015

thumb Dan Bailey tests an 'excellent waterproof-lined three-season all-rounder that suits a fair range of conditions and terrain' Read more

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