new outdoor products

Below are a list of new outdoor products that we have been notified about. We have not necessarily reviewed these products and have just published the manufacturer / supplier claims for the product.

Where we have reviewed the product you will find a link to the review at the bottom of the article.

New Harvey Maps Cape Wrath Trail Maps

TITLE                        ISBN                      SCALE       PRICE

Cape Wrath Trail N 978 185137 5332 1:40,000 £15.95

Cape Wrath Trail S 978 185137 5349 1:40.000 £15.95

Available now

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Keep feet "Cool" this summer with Smartwool PHD Sock Collection


The SmartWool PhD collection for summer 14 redefines the legendary fit, performance and durability, that is synonymous with SmartWool performance socks and features not only the unsurpassed 4 Degree Elite Fit System, offering even more extraordinary comfort but also the patent-pending ultra-durability construction, ReliaWool Technology in the toe and heel area.


Read more: Keep feet "Cool" this summer with Smartwool PHD Sock Collection

New Trek’n Eat meals: vegan, hearty and yummy as always

Trek’n Eat enhances your outdoor menu with delicacies to suit everyone’s tastes.

Sometimes you want vegan and exotic, sometimes hearty, and sometimes a little high-tech: The new meals from Trek’n Eat have it all. Be it Couscous with Vegetables, Vegetable Jambalaya, a Hearty Potato Stir Fry with Beef and green Beans, or the Peronin Orange High Tech Wholegrain Muesli, the new dishes give you energy and are tasty accents to add variety to your outdoor kitchen.

Read more: New Trek’n Eat meals: vegan, hearty and yummy as always

Nalgene launch On The Fly 

We all know that keeping hydrated is one of the most essential considerations in any healthy active lifestyle and is something that should always be considered.  Nalgene’s On The Fly(OTF) bottle is the perfect answer to carrying the water that is essential for hydration whatever your lifestyle choices and demands. 

On The Fly Water bottle

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Avoid Slip Ups with Mammut’s new boots

Whether it’s walking, hiking, via ferrata or backpacking – Mammut have a boot for you.

Alto High GTX [SRP £175]: specially designed for via ferrata and multi-day hikes. Features:  new gripex IronGrip sole - flexible ribs and special lugs for extra grip; Sonar Technology for high braking and ultimate edge stability and strength; FeetMap system ensuring right protection and comfort for the different needs of each foot part; Nubuk leather upper; GORE-TEX® lining for water resistance and breathability; 3 Zone Lacing; Base Fit technology; Motion Control for safety; Memo Foam and neoprene gaiter for extra comfort.

Read more: Avoid Slip Ups with Mammut’s boots

Banish biting insects

Lifesystems extends its repellent range with a new Midge & Mosquito Repellent 

As experts warn that a bumper year of midges lies ahead, outdoor-survival expert Lifesystems introduces a new Midge & Mosquito Repellent into its popular range. Specially developed with a combination of active ingredients including myrtle extract, the new repellent provides up to 8 hours of protection against small biting insects such as midges, sandflies and mosquitoes.

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Ready for adventure…

Coleman introduces a new range of backpacking tents

Coleman has embraced its sense of adventure this summer with the introduction of a new range of compact backpacking tents. Perfect for trips away from the beaten track, the new models combine Coleman’s signature quality and reliability with lightweight designs and smart constructions for optimum protection from the elements.

New Coleman Caucasus backpacking tent

Developed with high-quality fabrics, the tents feature hardwearing ripstop flysheets for exceptional durability and longevity. Strong yet lightweight aluminium poles will withstand harsh winds and the Easy Set Up system offers speedy pitching in inclement conditions. Offering the ultimate balance of space and weight, the new collection includes a model suitable for all types of outdoor adventures.

Read more: Ready for adventure…Coleman introduces a new range of backpacking tents