30 January 2017
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.
Author: George Fisher
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
26 October 2016
A brief overview of winter traction aids and crampons. Looking at end use and limitations of each and how they are sold.
Author: John Owens
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
5 September 2016
Make sure you get outside this autumn with some of our adventuring tips!
31 August 2016
Here's a helpful guide to the kind of 3-season walking that your Meindl footwear is intended for, related to hills in the Lake District to give you more of an idea, hopefully ...
Your guide to what’s new and exciting this season, plus plenty more to inform and entertain. Like the store itself, we like to think that our magazine is unique: welcoming, well-informed, enthusiastic and full of character!
Explore our store and shop online, you'll find dozens of brands, hundreds of items and a wide range of sizes!
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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