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
We review the High UV Insect Shield Buff to see if this innovative and versatile headwear can do it all.
Coming out the box as a perfect world tourer package, we review the Koga WorldTraveller29 to see if there is anything we would change.
We test the Robens Adventure Table on a wild camping trip in the Wye Valley.
We test the BioLite CookStove to see how well this innovative fossil fuel-free real-flame camping cooking solution works in the field
We put the disc-braked, Tiagra-equipped, entry-level model of Wiggle's new Eastway bike brand through its paces, the Zener D3
We review the excellent Madison Flux softshell waterproof jacket to see if its performance can match its comfort
We test Oxford Bike Works' Expedition Lite round-the-world-ready touring bike
We put the Vango Galaxy 300 to the test to see if it's as adventure ready as it claims.
The Spot Gen3 allows you to track your progress, send messages to friends and family and alert emergency services, we review it here.
We test the multi-talented Buckshot Pro, which now packs a Bluetooth speaker and microphone, as well as a USB powerbank, and light.
We give the Vango Aluminium Cook Set a thorough testing on multiple camping trips to see if it can stand the test of time.
We test if the Endura Women's Hummvee shorts are as tough as their name suggests
We test ride Specialized's adventure-ready fat-tyred AWOL road touring bike
The Panasonic DMC TZ80 is packed full of features in a small, compact body, we test it on our travels to see how easy it is for an amateur photographer to use.
We review Pyramid's new 'Trek Ultra' mosquito repellent to see how well this low-DEET, family-friendly bug spray works