Active-Traveller - outdoor gear and kit reviews
Independent Gear reviews for travel and active equipment including jackets, walking boots, backpacks, GPS, Clothing, Bikes, camping, climbing, walking
Read our review of Coleman's Event Shelter XL, a shelter that's become a familiar sight on family campsites around the country.
We test Lifesystems' Micro LED head torch to see how well this tiny, ultra-light head torch can perform in the outdoors after dark
We test the Boardman Team 29er to see if it lives up to the brand reputation and outperforms its reasonable price tag
The Race Road IV cycling shoe from Pearl Izumi aims to strike the perfect balance between value and performance, find out if it does just that in our review
We put the Woolfusion Ultra Light socks from Bridgedale to the test, could these be the perfect warm weather trail walking socks?
We put Thule's big hard-case bike transportation case the RoundTrip Transition to the test
We put the Snugpak Special Forces Bivvi bag to the test, read the review here.
We review Vaude's Defender III walking trousers, a fully-featured mountaineering garment designed to keep your lower half protected in harsh and challenging environments.
We review Mountain Hardwear's Chockstone Midweight Active pants - trouser designed for hiking, scrambling, climbing and everyday use too. But can it do them all equally well?
We review Montane's Super Terra walking pants, hardy and technical walking trousers designed for year-round mountain abuse.
We review the Houdini Motion Light walking trousers - stretchy, softshell trousers intended for high intensity activities in the outdoors and the city too.
We review Fjallraven's Vidda Pro trousers to see if their reputation as rugged and practical trekking trousers is well-deserved.
We review the Berghaus Explorer ECO trousers, which are designed with all-day comfort, durability and low environmental impact foremost in mind.
Braving the £95 price ticket we review this cutting edge gilet from Sportful, the aptly named Hot Pack Ultralight Vest
On test: Dristore three bag set from Lifeventure.
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