Softshell Jackets Advice

If you've been out walking when the weather is mild but showery you'll know that keeping comfortable can be a bit awkward. If you keep your waterproofs on all the time you end up overheating, but then you don't want to get wet when it rains. This is where softshell jackets come in. During changeable, … Continue reading Softshell Jackets Advice

Winter Parkas from Didricksons

We are excited to announce that we are stocking a new range of parkas from the Swedish clothing company Didrickons. If you are looking for a stylish and practical winter coat then Didrickons' parkas are just what you need. Our range includes parkas for men, women, boys and girls so you can keep your whole … Continue reading Winter Parkas from Didricksons

ThermoBall Insulation from The North Face

When you're out in the cold and wet its vital to keep warm. The warmest outdoor jackets use an insulation material sandwiched between a outer shell. Just like with sleeping bags, there are two main choices for insulation material. These are either down or synthetic. Both of these insulation materials loft up, trapping air voids … Continue reading ThermoBall Insulation from The North Face

Jack Wolfskin Outdoor Gear Range Extended

In April this year we were delighted to announce that we had started stocking Jack Wolfskin tents. Now we are excited to be bringing in a great range of Jack Wolfskin products, including rucksacks, outdoor clothing and walking boots. Below is an overview, describing some of the gear in our new range, which can be … Continue reading Jack Wolfskin Outdoor Gear Range Extended

The North Face P-8 Waterproof Jacket

Update:We are no longer stock the P-8 jacket and instead recommend the Berghaus RG Delta or The North Face Sequence waterproof jackets. The Men's Resolve Jacket has for many years been the North Face's flagship budget lightweight waterproof jacket, ideal for walking, trekking, around town or as a car coat for inclement weather. However, in … Continue reading The North Face P-8 Waterproof Jacket

The North Face Decagon Jacket Review

Update : We no longer stock the Decagon Jacket. Our closest match is the The North Face Plasma Thermoball Jacket and Women's Inlux Jacket, which are also insulated, waterproof jackets. The Decagon Jacket is a hooded, waterproof jacket. Whilst it is primarily aimed at the skiing and snow boarding market, the Decagon is highly suitable … Continue reading The North Face Decagon Jacket Review

Review of The North Face Womens Arctic Parka

Update: We no longer stock the Arctic Parka and instead recommend The North Face Suzanne Tri Climate Jacket, the Jack Wolfskin Nova Scotia Jacket or the Didricksons Women's Angelina Parka. As with many The North Face Jackets, the Arctic Parka is a best seller, normally selling out within days of arrival at our shop. To … Continue reading Review of The North Face Womens Arctic Parka