Mid-Layer Buying Guide
Coupled with a base layer and outer layer, your mid-layer provides you with the warmth you’ll need. There are various types of mid-layer so we've created this guide to help you choose the right mid-layer for you.
Year-Round Escapes with the National Trust
Our friends at the National Trust have holiday accommodation to escape to in every corner of the UK and we've picked out some of favourites.
Cosy Winter Boltholes: Christmas and New Year Cottage Breaks With The National Trust
Our friends at The National Trust have a fantastic selection of cosy holiday cottages. We’ve picked out some of the best to discover on your next winter getaway.
A Beginner’s Guide To Scrambling
If you’re looking to take your hillwalking to the next level without jumping right in at the deep end of climbing, then scrambling could be you.Our handy guide will take you through everything you need to know.
Our Favourite UK Winter Walks
As winter approaches and the nights draw in, it can be tempting to hang up your waterproofs and put away your walking boots. But with frosty landscapes, the magic of low winter sunlight and the promise of a warming pub fire at the end of a walk, we think there are plenty of reasons to carry on getting out and about this winter.
Go Glamping: Top Glamping Sites With The National Trust
If you love the idea of sleeping outdoors but don’t want to give up all your home comforts, then a glamping holiday could be for you.
Meet Our Cotswold Outdoor Heroes
We're passionate about the outdoors and know it's essential that we do our bit to protect the places we love. To highlight the importance of sustainability and protecting our planet, we've launched a new campaign that champions local environmental heroes who make a real difference in their area.
Meet Our Experts
Meet our in-store experts Aileen, Szabi, Magda and Tom and find out what the outdoors means to them and what they are doing to help protect it for future generations
Meet Our In-Store Experts: Szabi Bandli and Magda Nikitczuk
Long-term partners outside of work, Magda and Szabi manage Kingston and Islington stores respectively. Experienced outdoor experts with a lifelong passion for the outdoors, we chatted to them about their adventures and the satisfaction they get from helping customers find the right kit for their own adventures.
Meet Our In-Store Experts: Tom Parkin
Tom is the manager of our Harrogate store and has built up a wealth of experience whilst working and spending time in outdoors. We caught up with him to find out more about what the outdoors means to him and his passion for preparing future generations to both enjoy and look after the outdoors.
Meet Our In-Store Experts: Aileen King
Aileen works at our South Cerney store in The Cotswolds and has enjoyed a lifelong relationship with the outdoors. We chatted to her to find out about her passion for outdoor adventure and the pleasure she gets from pushing herself and helping our customers.
Sustainable Choices: Buy Quality, Make It Last
Our outdoor experts Tom, Aileen, Magda and Szabi share their tips and discuss the importance of exploring sustainability and how investing in kit that lasts can have environmental benefits.
Our Experts' Guide To The Cairngorms
London Store Managers Szabi and Magda decided to make the UK their home after visiting the Cairngorms. We caught up with them to discover some of their favourite places.