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no-image 25th Nov 2016 Aku Bellamont Plus Shoe Review

What do you want in a shoe? Quality construction, clever design, good looks, functionality, durability, value and ideally an ethical and environmentally sensitive approach to manufacture.  All these features are evident in abundance with the...

no-image 23rd Nov 2016 Creaking at the seams.....

The mountains have, for 35 years of my life, been a  haven for me.  I have sought out wild places and felt energised by their positive energy.  The mountains have provided me with adventure and challenge, but I gain easily as much by simply...

no-image 23rd Nov 2016 Christmas Gift Guide 2016

  The gifts that keep on giving…. Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your nose.  Yultetide carols being sung by a choir, and folks dressed up………..in a selection of top quality outdoor clothing and using the...

no-image 22nd Nov 2016 Top Read #13 Wild Country: The Man Who Made Friends

I distinctly remember the day I first placed a friend.  My mate Alan had been given one for his birthday and we went to Stanage to test it out.  I can visualise the moment he pulled this gleaming metal cramming contraption from his rucksack...

no-image 9th Nov 2016 Top Gear #17 - Arcteryx FL Rucksacks

If, like us, your ideal rucksack is really a dry bag with straps......then look no further.  Of course, there are several brands producing something along these lines, but the FL 30 and FL 45 models are definitely our current favourites. The...

no-image 3rd Nov 2016 Jebel Toubkal 2016 Trip Report

Peak Mountaineering has been visiting Morocco for many years and we will always continue exploring this beautiful, friendly and inspiring country.  A warm welcome is guaranteed, cultural delights abound and the stunning scenery is guaranteed...