Gear news

Hydrapak Stash, a collapsible water bottle

Jul 3 | Vincent

When going on an outdoor trip, every inch of your bag must be put to its most efficient use. That’s when a collapsible bottle can come in handy. This one has an advantage compared to other

Inov-8 Race Ultra 270 review

Late January was announced the Race Ultra 270 from british gear manufacturer Inov-8. We had the chance to get a pair to review and after 2 months of testing here is what Marie thinks about the shoe.

Latest reviews

Inov-8 Race Ultra 270 review

Apr 13 | Marie

Late January was announced the Race Ultra 270 from british gear manufacturer Inov-8. We had the chance to get a pair to review and after 2 months of testing here is what Marie thinks about the shoe.

Pillow talk: three self inflatable pillows tested

Mar 22 | Ben

Our three contenders are the Highlander Micro Pillow, the Gelert Trek Self Inflating pillow and the Vango Pillow. We took them to various camping trips, car camping and backpacking outings. We had some good nights and not many bad ones really.

Outdoor news

Climbing a 700-year-old giant tree

Jun 19 | Vincent

Meet Chris Sharma, a 34-year-old from California who took tree climbing to the next level. Renowned mountain climber (he set up a number of 5.15 climbing routes in the entire world, and climbed ropeless the

Unobtrusive mountain refuge in a heart of stone

Dec 27 | Ben

Do you find yourself dreaming about spending a few days in a smal but cosy mountain hut, hidden to all passers by? This boulder, named Antoine makes great use of its small space and hides

Flickr Photostream

  •  by Luca Santarelli
  • B&W by Sarmad.Rehman
  •  by Luca Santarelli
  • Ice cave by Bensventures
  • Glacier in the distance by Bensventures
  • Trolltunga panorama by Bensventures
  • On the way to a closed road by Bensventures
  • Nice pitch by Bensventures
  • Glimpse of Northern Pakistan by Sarmad.Rehman
  • Childhood by Sarmad.Rehman
  • Aggressive Monsters by Sarmad.Rehman
  • Fire Dance by Sarmad.Rehman
  •  by Luca Santarelli
  • Northern Pakistan by Sarmad.Rehman
  • Déchiré... by El Boludo !
  • La Meije II by El Boludo !
  • Nature by Sarmad.Rehman
  • What a view ! by El Boludo !
  • Long Exposure by Sarmad.Rehman
  • Fire Dance by Sarmad.Rehman

Editor’s pick

Electric longboards to ride your last mile in style

Jun 17 | Ben

There are plenty of ways to carry on shredding during the summer days, but if you are tired of pushing, this might be for you. We’re seeing some great innovation in electric ‘last-mile’ transportation, which doesn’t mean you can’t buy one of those just for the fun. Yes, electric longboards are getting serious.