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Best Cold Weather Trekking Socks

Best Cold Weather Trekking Socks

Darn Tough's Mountaineering Socks Preface As always, we're looking at the Darn Tough Mountaineering Socks from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough terrain. Test subject: Foot Size: [...] Read more

Notes On Walking Boots

Notes On Walking Boots

Preface If you spend your whole time walking along designated paths, then there may not be too much of relevance in this article. If however, you have a more "as the crow flies" approach to distance [...] Read more

Best Lightweight (~200g) Thermal Sleepwear Bottoms

Best Lightweight (~200g) Thermal Sleepwear Bottoms

Rab's Power Stretch Pro Pants Preface As always, we're looking at the Rab Power Stretch Pro Pants from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough terrain. Test subject: Waist 33", Inner [...] Read more

Best Waterproof Trousers (Under 300g)

Best Waterproof Trousers (Under 300g)

Keela's Lightning Trousers Preface As always, we're looking at the Keela Lightning Trousers from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough terrain. Test subject: Waist 33", Inner Leg [...] Read more

Best Heavy Duty (500g+) Cold Weather Softshell Trousers

Best Heavy Duty (500g+) Cold Weather Softshell Trousers

Keela's Scuffer Trousers Preface As always, we're looking at the Keela Scuffer Trousers from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough terrain. Test subject: Waist 33", Inside Leg 30", [...] Read more

Best Lightweight (Under 300g) Softshell Trousers

Best Lightweight (Under 300g) Softshell Trousers

Rab's Vertex Pants Preface As always, we're looking at the Rab Vertex Pants from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough terrain. Test subject: Waist 33", Inner Leg: 30", Height: 5ft [...] Read more

Best Trekking Baselayer Bottoms

Best Trekking Baselayer Bottoms

Decathlon's Kalenji Run Dry Cropped Running Pants Preface The Kalenji Run Dry Cropped Runnings Pants were, prior to 2017, called Kalenji Ekiden 3/4 Running Tights. We've been assured by Decathlon [...] Read more

Best Cold Weather Waterproof Tent Boots

Best Cold Weather Waterproof Tent Boots

3 Layer Thermal Tent Boot Ensemble Preface As always, we're looking at this tent boot ensemble from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough terrain. Test subject: Foot Size = 9, Foot [...] Read more

Best Thermal Sleepwear (+ Backup) Socks

Best Thermal Sleepwear (+ Backup) Socks

British Army Issue (ECW) Arctic Socks Preface As always, we're looking at the British Army Issue (Extreme Cold Weather) Arctic Socks from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough [...] Read more


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