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The Floureon 28W Solar Panel Review

Say goodbye to dead phones, dead GPS, dead cameras. Today I’m reviewing a seriously exciting bit of kit: the Floureon 28W Solar Panel. I’ve been on the hunt for a solar panel for a while, but with the technology moving so fast recently I kept my powder dry in case a better, lighter version came …

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Berghaus Trailhead 65 review

Berghaus Trailhead 65 Litre Rucksack Review

For the last few months, I’ve been flash-packing across America. During that time, I’ve been using the Berghaus Trailhead 65 as my main rucksack. And – having gotten a lot of use out of it – I thought it was time I did a review. But first as always, we’re going to look at the …

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Here's why you should learn to navigate using a paper map on your next adventure

5 Reasons To Choose Paper Maps Over Digital On Your Next Hike

When it comes to navigation on your adventures, there are a tonne of electronic options that have upended the market in the last few decades. Whether you’re rocking a dedicated handheld GPS, a car Satnav, or using Google Maps on your phone, gadgets are totally transforming the way we get from A to B. Although …

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sea to summit ultrasil day pack

Best Cheap Hiking Day Packs, Part 3: Sea to Summit Ultrasil Daypack

Hey folks. Welcome to the final part of our series on the best hiking day packs. If you missed parts 1 and 2 detailing our best quality and best budget picks, you can find follow these links to check out part 1 and part 2. Today however we’re looking at our pick for ‘best all-rounder’ …

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Naturehike Packable Backpack

Best Cheap Hiking Day Packs, Part 2: Naturehike Packable Backpack

Howdy folks. Welcome to part 2 of our 3-part series on the best hiking day packs. If you missed part 1 (where we checked out the awesome Berghaus Twenty Four Seven), you can find it here. Today however we’re looking at our pick for ‘best bargain’ hiking day pack: The Naturehike Packable Backpack. Naturehike Packable …

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Berghaus Twenty Four Seven 20L backpack revew

Best Cheap Hiking Day Packs, Part 1: Berghaus Twenty Four Seven

Howdy folks. So, the question on our mind today is – what makes a good hiking day pack? We’ve already covered some of our favourite trail backpacks before, but we also wanted to take a look at the best smaller rucksacks currently on the market. Whether you’re taking a short day trip on a lengthier …

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Ali Express Down Jacket Review

Brrrrrr. Ned Stark was right – winter is coming! So this week, we thought we’d do a short and sweet review of this Ali Express Down Jacket. We picked this jacket up a few months back, and now that the nights are drawing in it’s been working overtime. So, let’s take a peek. Overview / Specs …

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