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Find The Best Fleece Jacket For You

Interested in buying a new fleece for your adventures, but unsure which is right for you? We’ve got you covered. We have a variety of fleeces to aid you in your travels, whether you’re setting off on a hiking trip for the weekend or taking a leisurely stroll through your local park. Our fleeces are designed with cutting-edge fabric technologies to ensure you have the optimum level of protection and…

How To Pack Light For Travel

Travelling without checked luggage is one of the best ways to travel. You don’t have to haul an oversized case around with you, it stops you from over packing and you get to save money. Having said this, it’s something you’ll have to master before you go. But don’t worry. We’ll talk you through how to pack light for travel, including what to take (and leave behind), how to fold…

Family Gap Year Guide

So you’ve made the decision with your partner and children – you’re all heading on a family gap year. Although the excitement starts now, so does a lot of planning and forethought. Need some help with getting started? Consult our family gap year guide. We’ll talk you through some of the most popular destinations for a gap year with family and 5 top tips to ensure you don’t encounter too…

Outdoor Shirt Buying Guide

An essential piece in any outdoor wardrobe, hiking shirts are a must for your adventures. Whether you need something to keep you covered from biting bugs or a lightweight option for your travels – we’ve got your back. But how do you know which is right for you? With so many different types of shirts available, making a decision can be tricky. So to make the choice a bit simpler…

It's Not Just About Magazines

By Daniel Nielson Think travel writing, and your mind skips immediately to magazines, perhaps books, but there are many, many styles of travel writing to get stuck into (and even make money from). Oral storytelling The birth of language, the teacher of lessons, the medium of exchange. The oral tradition of storytelling is really the history of human life. Before we coded the sounds we make into writing, we spoke…

Winter Hiking Kit Guide

It may be cold outside – but that doesn’t mean you need to be stuck indoors. With the right kit and clothing, you’re all set to explore the wintery landscape, whether there’s rain, snow or sleet on the horizon. Take a peek at our guide to what you need for your winter hiking kit, including clothing and accessories – and get ready for your next adventure. Winter Hiking Clothes List…

5 Craghoppers AquaDry Fun Facts

In order to make the most of your outdoor adventures, being prepared for any weather conditions is key. So if you’ve planned an exciting trip with your family or friends and the forecast is looking gloomy, stay protected from the harsh conditions with Craghoppers AquaDry technology. Other than keeping you dry and toasty while on the move, what else can our AquaDry waterproofing offer you? Find out below with our…

A Guide To Christmas Gifts For Outdoor Enthusiasts

With Christmas just around the corner, you might be starting to think about Christmas gifts for the outdoorsy people in your life. Stuck for inspiration? We can help you there. To get the ball rolling, we’ve created the ultimate guide to gifts for outdoor enthusiasts, separating our ideas into three groups: hikers, campers and ramblers. Fortunately, there are plenty of wonderful presents you can treat your family and friends to…

The Pip Edit – Behind the Scenes with Pip Stewart

What REALLY happened behind the scenes on Craghoppers Autumn/Winter shoot As I quickly stripped off behind a bush on a chilly Autumn day I chuckled to myself. I was with some of the Craghoppers team (they weren’t with me behind the bush at the time) shooting for their new Autumn/Winter collection. I was tickled because if anyone had seen me at that precise moment, disheveled hair, bra clad, alone, numerous…

The Holy Grail of Kit Selection

By David Love Choosing the right kit for any outdoor adventure can be a really daunting prospect.  We often find ourselves having to navigate through the latest sales hype of unnecessary technical features, mind-bendingly light materials and eye-wateringly high prices to boot!  For me, I try to boil it down to three simple factors, what I like to call the holy trinity of kit selection: quality, weight & price. As…