Camping


Sub-categories

Camping Accessories

Survival kit, Knives, Solar Chargers

Cooking

Stoves, Pots and Utensils

Food

Food for camping and climbing trips/expeditions

Lighting

Head torches, Camp lights


Featured Compilation Review

tents test montage  © UKC Gear

Group Test 2-Person 3-Season Tents

The balance of space, weather performance and packability makes this a versatile size of tent. We've been using seven different models; each has its pros and cons.


Latest Reviews

These are reviews from the UKH editorial team

Stoves montage  © Dan Bailey

Group Test Gas Stove Systems

In this group test we look at four all-in-one tower-style canister stove systems, the Alpkit Brukit; Jetboil Flash; Primus Lite+ and MSR Reactor. Which wins the battle of the boilers?

It's an excellent lightweight down bag for summer use  © Richard Prideaux
It's an excellent lightweight down bag for summer use  © Richard Prideaux

Mountain Equipment Firefly Sleeping Bag

The Firefly is the lightest, 'most efficient' sleeping bag Mountain Equipment have yet made, they say, offering 'reliable warmth for minimum weight'. So how did Richard Prideaux get on with it?

OR interstellar thumb  © Dan Bailey
OR interstellar thumb  © Dan Bailey

Outdoor Research Interstellar Bivy

More spacious than a simple bivvy bag and lighter than most solo tents, this is a first class hooped bivvy. But it's the unique way that you can both sleep in it and practically wear it that sets the Interstellar apart, says Dan Bailey

The Chute Mag on Stob Coire nan Lochan  © Dan Bailey
The Chute Mag on Stob Coire nan Lochan  © Dan Bailey

CamelBak Bottle Range

Dan Bailey and family road test a selection of water bottles. What will they find to say about them?

It's a warm and robust mat for serious mountain and winter use  © Dan Bailey
It's a warm and robust mat for serious mountain and winter use  © Dan Bailey

Mountain Equipment Aerostat Down 7.0 Mat

Robust, comfy and very very warm, the Aerostat 7.0 is a serious camping mat for seriously cold places - but one that'd...

Approaching Stob Coire nan Lochan just before dawn  © John McKenna
Approaching Stob Coire nan Lochan just before dawn  © John McKenna

Alpkit Prism & Qark Headtorches

John McKenna tests two higher end models from Alpkit's extensive torch range. Which did he prefer for all-round mountain use,...

Exposure lights thumbnail  © Dan Bailey
Exposure lights thumbnail  © Dan Bailey

Exposure Headtorches

Made in the UK, these units are small, rugged and very powerful. But is this the perfect mountain torch? Dan Bailey has reservations


Latest News

These are annoucements direct from manufacturers

Therm-a-Rest® launches ultralight ProLite™ Apex™ Mattress with StrataCore™ Constru

As part of their Ultralight series this summer, Therm-a-Rest® introduces the new ProLite™ Apex™ Mattress. With the best warmth-to-weight ratio in the self-inflating category, the ProLite Apex weighs in at an ultralight 630g, and is ideal for light...

MSR® 10L Gravity Filter Provides Clean Water for Larger Groups

MSR's AutoFlow™ XL 10L Gravity Filter provides a clean water supply for larger groups at basecamp. Ultralight and supremely packable, this easy-to-use filter offer the luxury of pump-free group filtration ideal for...

UltraSil 3x2  © Sea to Summit
UltraSil 3x2  © Sea to Summit

Sea to Summit Ultra-Sil® Dry Sacks

The Ultra-Sil® Dry Sack is the ideal dry sack for backpackers who need to protect their belongings from wet weather.

Gear up for summer camping with the Primus Tupike

Create the ultimate basecamp set-up this summer with the high-performance Tupike stove from Swedish expert...

INSECT SHIELD Travel Sheets  © Cocoon
INSECT SHIELD Travel Sheets  © Cocoon

Cocoon Sleep Accessories - three of the best!

Three sleep accessories from Cocoon for the best nights sleep.

Therm-a-rest's new Ultralight Gear

This year Therm-a-Rest introduces the ultralight backpackers dream kit: the lightest air mattress on the market, the...

New lightweight tent and bivvy from Alpkit

The Soloist is our first 1 man tent and the Kloke is our lightest ever bivvy bag.


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