Montem Diadema 18L Hiking Daypack

Montem Diadema 18L Hiking Daypack

Field Test – Montem Diadema 18L Hiking Daypack Over the years I have collected a number of packs of varying ...
CamelBak Fourteener 20 Pack

CamelBak Fourteener 20 Pack

The CamelBak Fourteener 20 is a comfortable, versatile and lightweight pack (weighing in at only 1.1kg). I look forward to ...
Tips For Using Stuff Sacks

Tips For Using Stuff Sacks

Stuff sacks and dry bags can make a huge difference for your packing, organisation, and protection of your gear. Mesh ...
Choosing A Hiking Pack

Choosing A Hiking Pack

Choosing the right backpack for your trip is essential for any hiking adventure as it will be your companion, even ...
How To Fill A Pack

How To Fill A Pack

When embarking on a hike or travel, never underestimate the importance of pack organisation. It can affect your centre of ...
Choosing A Pack

Choosing A Pack

Apart from looking good, every backpack is designed for a purpose. Different designs and sizes suit different activities. At Mountain ...
How To Care For Your Pack

How To Care For Your Pack

Cleaning your pack is probably the last thing you'll think about doing after a long trip, you'll empty your pack ...
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Osprey Aether AG™ 70

Field Test - Osprey Aether AG™ 70 When I embarked on my first overnight hike, quite a few years ago, ...
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5 Ways to Lighten the Load

Are you new to overnight or multi-day hiking or an experienced adventurer who is looking at grabbing some new gear ...
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Packing Light: Our Guide to Minimalist Camping

Lightweight camping involves taking only what you need rather than everything you want, and allows for quicker and more comfortable ...
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Get the Right Daypack & Get Out There

With so many brands and styles, choosing the right daypack can get a little confusing. Taking a few minutes to ...
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How to Load your Pack

A well packed backpack can be the difference between pleasure and pain when you’re out in the wilderness. It is ...
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Aarn Featherlite Freedom Pack

Field Test - Aarn Featherlite Freedom Pack A few years ago I came across my first Aarn pack whilst hiking in ...
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Keep organised

Keep your pack organized and put items back where you expect to find them. Repackage to reduce weight. Pour liquids ...