Montane Prism Jacket, Trousers and Gilet.

This review is all about a trio of Montane Prisms!

Prism Jacket.

The Prism jacket has been around for a while and is now at version 2. The outer is Pertex microlight and it's filled with 40g of Primaloft. For those of you that don't know Primaloft is ...

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My Fire Steel Crumbles to Dust.

After my walk over Moel Famau and Moel Arthur I was looking forward to making a hot drink. My brew kit lives permanently in the boot of the truck, so I don't forget to take it with me! I unpacked my Primus Gravity stove from its pouch and connected ...

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Sea to Summit X-Mug

I managed to crack my plastic mug and was about to buy another one when I decided to investigate the alternatives. I don't like metal mugs of any sort. I end up burning my finger and lips whenever I use them. Mugs take up space in my rucksack. I ...

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Solar Maximum and Minimum Thermometer

"A cheap Solar powered maximum and minimum thermometer."

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Exped Synmat Ultralite vs Thermarest Neoair.

"Comparison of the Exped Synmat Ultralite and the Thermarest Neoair"

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Inov8 Roclite 295 Trail Shoes.

"A new pair of shoes for general wear and mountain walking."

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New Thermos Flasks

Over the years I have had quite a few vacuum flasks. Whilst the ones with the glass insides keep the liquid hot for a long time, they are rather fragile for outdoor use. There's nothing worse than slogging up to a summit, getting out your flask for a nice ...

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Ortlieb Map Case.

"A review of the Ortlieb map case. Made from flexible and very

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Alpkit Gamma Headtorch

"Review of the Alpkit Gamma."

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Lowe Alpine Cap vs Trekmates Ice GTX Cap

"Comparison of the Lowe Alpine Mountain Cap, Trekmates Ice

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