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Featured Group Test

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?


Latest Reviews

These are reviews from the UKH editorial team

The pot features heat-proof handles and a heat-distributing base  © Lorraine McCall

Sigma Pot Set from Sea to Summit

Lorraine McCall swaps her usual lightweight titanium pots for this sturdy and user-friendly steel cook set from Sea to Summit.

With two pots, two mugs and two bowls you do get quite a lot for your money  © Richard Prideaux
With two pots, two mugs and two bowls you do get quite a lot for your money  © Richard Prideaux

Sea to Summit Alpha Pot Set 2.2

If you often camp as a pair, and your cooking goes beyond simply boiling water, then this robust set is worth a look, says Richard Prideaux

WindBurner montage  © Richard Prideaux
WindBurner montage  © Richard Prideaux

MSR WindBurner Group Stove System

The WindBurner range has been extended for 2018 to include a new remote canister stove and various pots and pans to go with it. Richard Prideaux cooks up a review...

Mighty Mo montage  © Toby Archer
Mighty Mo montage  © Toby Archer

Jetboil Mighty Mo Stove

As a simple canister-top stove the MightyMo is a departure from Jetboil's integrated cooking systems. It may not be as efficient, says...

Small and light, but powerful and well built - everything I'd look for in a mini gas stove   © Dan Bailey
Small and light, but powerful and well built - everything I'd look for in a mini gas stove   © Dan Bailey

MSR Pocket Rocket 2

Light, compact, and as lively as a jet engine, the Pocket Rocket 2 brings MSR's classic backpacking stove bang up to date, reckons Dan Bailey

Melting snow for a brew with the Prime Tech stove and heat exchanger pot  © Dan Bailey
Melting snow for a brew with the Prime Tech stove and heat exchanger pot  © Dan Bailey

Primus PrimeTech and MicronTrail Stoves

Primus have brought out a number of new gas stoves for spring/summer 2017. We've taken a look at two models from opposite...

Making dinner on Mull  © Toby Archer
Making dinner on Mull  © Toby Archer

Optimus Polaris Optifuel Stove

Toby Archer trials a top-of-the-range stove that runs happily both on liquid fuels and canister gas. It's pricey, he says, but...


Latest News

These are annoucements direct from manufacturers

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 Primus. Pairing powerful burners with a feature-packed design, the Tupike will make short work of catering for multiple hungry people and is...

Any-weather adventures are easy with the Primus PrimeTech cooking system

The days are getting longer and bank holiday season is on its way. If you're planning on exploring the outdoors or tackling a new route this spring, make sure unpredictable weather doesn't put a dampener on your...

Gear up for Christmas with Primus

If you're struggling to find the perfect present for the outdoor-lover in your life, look no further than Primus' latest collection of festive gifts and stocking fillers. From high-specification flasks to nifty knives and gadgets, the Scandinavian...

Primus stoves offer performance without compromise

When it is just you and your backpack in the great outdoors, miles away from civilisation, you need to...

Alpha Pot  © Sea to Summit
Alpha Pot  © Sea to Summit

Sea to Summit - Pots + Pans Collection (Alpha)

The Sea to Summit Alpha Cookware started with the desire to create an extremely lightweight, high-quality...

Primus PrimeTech - the gold standard in outdoor stoves…

Better for your wallet, better for the environment, better for you. The Primus PrimeTech Stove Set...

Sea to Summit Lifestyle Range  © Sea to Summit
Sea to Summit Lifestyle Range  © Sea to Summit

Sea to Summit Mats and Pots

Brand new for Spring 2018, Sea to Summit have launched the innovative Alpha Pot range and provided some key updates to their Air...


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