Osprey is world-renowned for its robust quality and excellent design of rucksacks and bags. The new Nebula backpack, part of Osprey’s popular 24/7 series, is no different. The Osprey Nebula still has all the great features you would expect from Osprey, with added lifestyle features to make it versatile and effective for everyday use.
Dometic’s new Forte 180 Ore Folding Camping Chair is part of their brand new climate and comfort range. After taking it on a recent trip to the Yorkshire Dales I can definitively guarantee that it does not disappoint on both climate and comfort.
Berghaus have a long-standing reputation of producing high-quality gear that lets you enjoy the great outdoors whilst remaining comfortable against the elements. Born in the north east of England, Berghaus have over 50 years of experience to draw on when creating the Berghaus Hillwalker II Gore-Tex Boots.
Last month I went trekking in Snowdonia and was given the opportunity to try out my first pair of Mammut Hiking Boots the Mammut T Advanced GTX Men. I received them the day before I was to drive up to Snowdonia, so there was going to be no bedding in time with these they were going to be thrown straight into the deep end!
Nestled in amongst the awe-inspiring Italian Dolomites is the small village of Ziano di Fiemme, this village is home to a modest sized factory run by 150 people which at first could be mistaken as nothing special. However this is in fact home to La Sportiva Italy an outdoor footwear company that has continually raised the bar when it comes to high performing mountaineering footwear.
The V-Lite Altitude Pro Lite RGS Waterproof Hiking Boot by Hi-Tec is both lightweight and fully waterproof, made from a waterproof suede and mesh upper that keeps the water out whilst the Dri-Tec breathable membrane allows heat to escape. The removable insole adds extra cushioning and the ankle cuff is flexible; giving you ample support without restricting movements.
La Sportiva produce some of the best technical footwear on the market, and the Nepal Cube GTX are no exception. These lightweight boots weigh a mere 825g per boot and boast exceptional thermal properties. The sole/midsole uses a Carbon Tech Honeycomb that reduces bulk, which combined with the boot’s mini steel parts allows the Nepal Cube GTX to remain light.