Tag: Compresslite Jacket

Traversing the Transylvanian Alps

Close encounters with mountain bears, emergency snow holes and permanent sub-zero temperatures; these are just a few of the things involved in a crossing of the Transylvanian Alps in winter. Throughout this blog post, David love (a mountaineer, Expedition Leader, and Survival Instructor at the Bear Grylls Survival Academy) recounts his journey through the Transylvanian Alps.   Preparing for the Expedition Never heard of the Transylvanian Alps? Well, neither had I…

Why the CompressLite Packaway Jacket Should Be Your Outdoor Go-To

With our new Spring/Summer collection in full bloom, we’re taking a look at one of our most loved insulated jackets – the Compresslite packaway jacket. Throughout this post, we’ll be giving you some handy tips on how to use your packaway jacket, as well as taking a look at some of your favourite moments with your Compresslite Jacket. At Craghoppers we have continued to work on our CompressLite technology to…

Norwegian Wilderness

So the plan I had put together for the three of us in late August was to walk an average of 12 miles a day, covering a circular route which would eventually bring us back to the metro station where we had started from. Kitted out with the Kimba Lite Jacket, Compresslite Jacket and the Kiwi Pro Lite Trousers, I was ready to tackle whatever the Norwegian wilderness was going…