MSR Trail Base Water Filter Kit
Toby Archer looks at this versatile water filtering system. Does he overcome his initial scepticism of the price?
These are reviews from the UKH editorial team
While The North Face describe the Ventrix Hoodie as a midlayer, you could equally call it a thin jacket. It's hard to pigeonhole. But more importantly, did we like it..?
A blend of wool and synthetic insulation, this jacket promises the best of both. But does its fit live up to its fill, asks Dan Bailey?
The Helium II jacket is well named. This ultralight shell is ideal for weight conscious activities like running, lightweight walking and backpacking, or for throwing in your crag pack just in case, says Theo Moore.
Tough, compact and light, this new model from MSR is an excellent pole for the money, says Alan James - and you don't have to be...
Sturdy, comfy and built for big loads, the Altus might not be light but it is likeable says Dan Bailey
Scarpa's SL boot is 35 this year. A lot has changed in the outdoor world since then; now in its ninth version, has the new SL Active...
"It might not be light but I think the Elixir 1 is bloody great" says Toby Archer, "a clever, tough and spacious solo tent that doesn't cost...