Tag: Outdoors

The 5 Best Stargazing Spots In The World

The 5 Best Stargazing Spots In The World Levels of light pollution seem to increase all the time. Bright lights in cities that never sleep, it’s becoming more and more difficult to escape and seek out real darkness. But this isn’t true the whole world over – there are still stunning locations where the night’s sky will take your breath away, without bright city lights getting in the way. For…

A Guide To Solo Camping For Beginners

A Guide To Solo Camping For Beginners Thinking about your first solo camping trip? Knowing what to take for a solo camping trip can be tricky. You don’t want to take too much and weigh yourself down. But at the same time, it’s important to make sure you have the all solo camping gear you’ll need. Read on to find your go to guide of all things solo camping. What…

Swimrun Adventures

As a Craghoppers ambassador, Al Barnard has a keen sense of adventure. When he’s not piloting Remote Operated Vehicles at sea, Al can be found on mountains, crags or by picturesque Scottish water. This sparked his latest interest, Swimrun events. Discover his story… What is Swimrun? When the conditions on the hills are wild and stormy but you still have the desire to get out the house, explore and expend…

Best Fishing Destinations In The World

Best Fishing Destinations In The World Planning a fishing trip and not sure where to go? Here’s everything you need to know about where to fish and some key information. We believe that Vancouver, Melbourne, Alaska and Florida have some amazing fishing spots so we have put a list together to guide you on your fishing trips across the globe. Where To Go Fishing in Vancouver Head to the Fraser…

Finding the Best Softshell Jacket for You – Your Ultimate Guide

How warm are softshell jackets? Are they waterproof? How do they compare to hardshell jackets? If you’ve been deliberating over your next outdoor wear purchase, or you’re just not quite sure what to go for, we’ve got all the answers you’ll need. Find out everything you need to know about softshell jackets to help make your decision that little bit easier. What is a softshell jacket? Stretchy, breathable and water…

4 New Outdoor Activities To Try Instead Of Hitting The Gym

Looking for a new challenge? One that will take you outdoors and closer to a personal goal? Whether you’re a seasoned circuit trainer or a committed gym-goer, participating in new outdoor adventure activities will help you stay motivated and on track to hit your own personal bests – all while seeing things from a new perspective. And you never know – a new outdoor challenge could end up becoming a…

Winter Walking Tips From Craghoppers

There’s nothing more Wintry than stepping outside on a cool, crisp morning for a Sunday walk. Upon glancing out of the window at the frost glistening on the grass, the idea of leaving the warm embrace of home to brave the elements can feel like an unwelcome task. That being said, knowing you have the right kit to keep you cosy can bring the wave of relief you need to…