9 March 2017
13 February 2017
Lake District winter climbing conditions - view the freeze forecast with live reporting from Great End
30 January 2017
Walking in winter presents a few extra challenges compared with the more benign summertime. Find out how to be prepared.
Author: George Fisher
With summer a memory and the trees devoid of leaves, walking in the Lake District fells becomes a more serious challenge. Days are shorter and the weather colder and sooner than we think the first winter snows cover the tops.
4 January 2017
Many of us will have seen or heard in the news about the couple who were rescued in the Cairngorms recently, after spending a night out in conditions described as "arctic".
12 December 2016
BEN WEEKS, news and features writer for Trail Magazine, tests the Ruffwear Track Jacket
27 September 2016
A look at why a dedicated handheld GPS is preferable to a smartphone for navigation.
Author: Mark Wright
19 September 2016
What’s new for the Autumn season? Here’s a selection of items that our staff are particularly excited about…
The new Garmin Oregon GPS units have just arrived instore.
12 September 2016
CLICK A LINK to SAVE A LIFELINE - a plea from George Fisher's
Explore our store and shop online, you'll find dozens of brands, hundreds of items and a wide range of sizes!
Welcome to the Spring 2017 edition of the George Fisher Update, where we begin to celebrate our 60th Anniversary, Lisa tells us about her Winter Wainwrights challenge and you have the chance to win a Two-Night break at the newly-refurbished Lodore Falls Hotel in Borrowdale.
At the heart of our store - or rather high up on the top floor, with spectacular views - is Abraham's Café.
Take a look at the weather in Keswick today - go on ... you know you want to!
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