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Choosing The Best Waterproof Trousers For You

Fed up of getting soaked through on your rainy hiking adventures? It’s time to invest in some new kit. And the best place to start is with trousers. If you’re feeling overwhelmed with choices, we’re here to help. Use our guide on choosing the best waterproof trousers for you to get you started. We’ll talk you through the different kinds of waterproof walking trousers available and their key features. How…

Top Tips for Your Duke of Edinburgh Expedition

Top Tips for Your DofE expedition Is your Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) expedition approaching? We have plenty of useful tips for your expedition planning. From your expedition food list and knowing what food to pack to buying the right outdoor gear, we’ve got you covered with our DofE expedition advice. Top Tips: What To Pack Staying dry, warm and comfortable is one of the most important things to get…

How To Care For GORE-TEX Jackets

Is your GORE-TEX jacket no longer waterproof? Have you found that you’re not quite locking out the rain during your outdoor adventures? Without regular care, all waterproof jackets lose their effectiveness, and this includes GORE-TEX. GORE-TEX care and maintenance is easy: and you only need to follow a few simple steps to make your GORE-TEX jacket as good as new. Washing GORE-TEX:  How To Wash GORE-TEX Jackets When it comes…