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no-image 9th Feb 2018 Rab Infinity G Down Jacket Review

Whether belaying at a chilly gritstone crag, putting in a lengthy belay session on a multi-pitch winter route or settling in to a frigid Alpine bivvy - a lightweight yet highly insulating down jacket offers great versatility for outdoor goers...

no-image 8th Feb 2018 Difficult Decisions and Difficult Comments....

Last week I reported on the rescue and tragedy that was, at the time I was writing, unfolding on the Himalayan giant Nanga Parbat.  On the upper slopes of the mountain, in blistering winter conditions, French Alpinist Elisabeth Revol and Polish...

no-image 6th Feb 2018 Primus PrimeTech stove set review

For many years I regularly used a Trangia cooking set.  Trangias were perhaps the original all in one set comprising burner unit (the original burners used meths for fuel but Trangia later brought out an alternative gas burner unit) stand,...