are extremely popular with people of all ages. They are an excellent
way to get some excitement and adventure into your free time. Outdoor
adventure activities such as walking
are great ways to improve your fitness whilst having fun at the same
time. There is also a real sense of achievement after completing an
outdoor activity. Outdoor adventure activities give you a chance to
explore the great outdoors, whether it is summer or winter there is
always something to do. However, it is important to have the right gear
available, particularly if you are taking party in a challenging
activity. The right clothing and accessories not only make you more
comfortable but also aid your performance.
is important to possess a high quality waterproof jacket to keep the
elements at bay. It is also advisable to buy waterproof trousers, these
are not as common, yet are extremely helpful particularly in extreme
weather conditions. What's more, waterproofs no longer have to mean a
fashion disaster. There are now plenty of stylish, yet high quality,
items available from sports retailers. It
is still important to carry a
jacket with you in the summer when the weather is favourable. Try
instead to search for a lightweight summer jacket. This will provide
you with protection, yet will let your skin breathe.
warmer weather you can get away with wearing t-shirts underneath a
lightweight coat. Fleece Jackets are also good options for warmer
weather and are highly versatile as well as being lightweight. In
colder weather it is advisable to wear sufficient base layers that trap
air to ensure you keep warm. Accessories such as hats and sufficiently
durable gloves are also important. These are easy to take off if you
get too warm, yet can make all the difference in cold temperatures.
Brands such as Craghoppers and Montane offer high quality base layers
and outdoor activities accessories.
you are taking part in active adventure activities, suitable footwear
is a must. Whatever the weather, you should ensure your footwear is
sturdy. Flimsy or poor quality shoes are a safety hazard. Look for
footwear with a cushioned lining for comfort, sturdy yet lightweight
shoes are ideal and those with breathable fabrics to help keep your
feet dry. Brands such as Keen and Nikwax have some high quality options.
are also other accessories to consider. If you are trekking, walking
hiking a great distance, you should ensure you have a high quality
tent. There is nothing worse than waking up in a damp tent that has
been battered by the elements. In order to ensure the quality of your
tent, stick to well regarded brands. Coleman do a great selection
person tents, Gelert are also a recommended brand.
is an ecommerce site selling a wide range of outdoor clothing, gear,
and footwear across all the major UK brands such as North Face,
Merrell, Keen, and Craghoppers. It was co-founded by Philip
Wilkinson, founder of Shopgenie and Kelkoo UK, and is based in Dorset,
England. The site concentrates on it`s motto of `doing the
basics right` through Zero Hassle returns if someone has the wrong
size, multi-angled high resolution product images, first class customer
service, and an option to offset the carbon on any delivery charge.