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Best Head Torches, Headlamps (Budget & Sub Zero Lighting Updated)

Best Head Torches, Headlamps (Budget & Sub Zero Lighting Updated)

Torches, Batteries and the Cold Preface Note: This post has been updated following the 2023 winter kit test. If you want to jump to the updated section click here. In this review we're going to [...] Read more

Manufacturing Note: Scramble G-Series Tarps 2023

Manufacturing Note:  Scramble G-Series Tarps 2023

Scramble's G-Series Tarps: A Bad Batch We have some interesting reviews coming shortly, but before we get to them we just needed to address an issue (now resolved) that fortunately affected only a [...] Read more

Best Lightweight (~100g) Trekking Towel

Best Lightweight (~100g) Trekking Towel

Lightwave's RAP-VAP Towel Preface As always, we're looking at the Lightwave RAP-VAP from the point of view of long distance trekking over tough terrain. Test subject: Chest 42", Waist 33", Height: [...] Read more

Scramble News (December 2022)

Scramble News (December 2022)

2021 Kit Test, Upcoming Kit Tests, Scrambler Tripod Firstly, a very happy Christmas and a highly sociable and adventurous new year from all at Scramble. In this post we're going to preview the [...] Read more

Best Tent Pegs (For Various Conditions)

Best Tent Pegs (For Various Conditions)

A Tent Peg Arsenal for Almost All Conditions (2022) Preface As always, we're looking at this collection of tent pegs (stakes) from the point of view of long distance solo trekking over challenging [...] Read more

Special Mention: Food Bag, UL Day & Carry-On Travel Pack

Special Mention: Food Bag, UL Day & Carry-On Travel Pack

Edelrid's Lite Bag 30 (Minor Mod) Special Mentions [ * below we've bolded the relevant condition for the item reviewed here ] Over time we've come across a number items that have really impressed us [...] Read more

Scramble Site Update: Email Forms

Scramble Site Update:  Email Forms

April 2022 This is just a quick note to visitors of this site that have attempted to email us in the last few months (may be a little longer). Our web hosting provider upgraded their servers a while [...] Read more

Modular Sleeping Bag 2: Best 1 Season and 3 Season Outer

Modular Sleeping Bag 2: Best 1 Season and 3 Season Outer

Carinthia's G-90 Sleeping Bag (L) Preface The following assumes the use of a tent or hooped bivvy (hammock and or tarp / non-hooped bivvy users will need to decide whether such a system may benefit [...] Read more

Special Mention: 40L to 60L Mountain Pack

Special Mention: 40L to 60L Mountain Pack

Crux's AX50 Climbing Pack (50L) Special Mentions [ * below we've bolded the relevant condition for the item reviewed here ] Over time we've come across a number items that have really impressed us [...] Read more

Special Mention: Hybrid Wind-Top & UL Waterproof Jacket

Special Mention: Hybrid Wind-Top & UL Waterproof Jacket

Black Yak's Bruna UL Waterproof Jacket / HD Wind-Top Special Mentions [ * below we've bolded the relevant condition(s) for the item reviewed here ] Over time we've come across a number items that [...] Read more

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