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    Salomon Wayfarer pant review

    We took Salomon’s popular Wayfarer pant for a spin to see how it faired as a 3 season, hike almost anywhere, adventure pant. First Impressions Straight away, pulling the wayfarer’s out of the packaging you can feel the quality of the materials in your hand. The stretch woven fabric construction feels very comfortable trying them on for the first time. The

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    Interview with MaryEllen Hackett

    Trained as a painter, MaryEllen took up working for the National Park Service after her senior year at College. While working at Fire Island National Seashore, MaryEllen gravitated quite naturally towards painting the incredible natural landscapes that surrounded her. MaryEllen’s success has grown to afford her residencies in many studios and National Park centres around America. Now that it is

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    Crystal Ski Holidays launches 2018/19 winter holidays

    The snow is falling, many resorts have opened their ski areas and for most Britons the winter ski season is just about to begin. To celebrate this occasion, Crystal Ski Holidays have launched the preview programme for the winter season 2018/19. Mountain and Co will also be heading off on a winter adventure in January with one of

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    Extreme Iceland with Mountaineers of Iceland

    On our second day in Iceland we were ready to embrace our extreme side by spending some time with Mountaineers of Iceland. They specialise in snowmobiling, super trucks and jeeps and they kindly invited us along to try out their one day Pearl Tour. A little bit about Mountaineers of Iceland Founded by Herbert Hauksson in 1996, Mountaineers of Iceland

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    Vivo barefoot Tracker FG boot review

    We got to try out both the mens and women’s Tracker FG outdoor boots by Vivobarefoot. A big thanks to Vivobarefoot for sending us these boots for review. Who are Vivobarefoot? Vivobarefoot was founded in 2010 by Galahad & Asher Clark. If the surname rings a bell that’s because they are relatives of the Clark family, the famous British shoe makers.

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    Interview with Another Escape magazine

    We’ve been following and reading Another Escape for a few years now, ever engrossed in their well-written content and rich imagery. With their newest volume now available, complete with an updated brand identity and magazine design, we thought it would be a great time to ask the co-founders all about the magazine, how it came to be and what it’s

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    Ice cave express tour with Goecco Iceland

    We decided to take some time out this November and jet over to Iceland for a long weekend away. I say time out, but everyone knows Iceland is the place for adventure. A country full of natural beauty, great people and for many, a destination to witness the beautiful the Northern lights (if you are lucky enough to see them!).

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    Buff Thermonet Autumn/Winter review

    The Original BUFF® & Primaloft have combined to make a brand new fabric called Thermonet. The Thermonet BUFF® has improved high thermal properties and is 4 times warmer than the Original BUFF®. This means it’s the perfect companion for a wintery adventure. About Buff Buff® is the original multifunctional headwear. Once upon a time there was a keen off-road trials motorcyclist

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    A morning of mushroom foraging with GoForaging

    We love the outdoors and we also love the city of Bristol in which we’re based. For those who do not know Bristol, it’s a city that prides itself in its surrounding natural landscapes and outdoor areas. We’re lucky that it’s right on our doorstep. We were invited for a morning of mushroom hunting by Martin Bailey, creator of GoForaging.

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    Kendal Mountain Festival 2017

    The Kendal Mountain Festival. An outdoor festival on the edge the Lake District, where adventure and the beauty of the landscape is just a stones throw away. Filled with some of the most awe inspiring, creative filmmaking that the outdoor industry has to offer – what more can we say! A truly great event not to miss out on. Kendal

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