Expert Advice: How To Choose Hiking Shoes

Expert Advice – How To Choose Hiking Shoes

I’ve got a few pair of hiking shoes in my collection, ranging from a pair of La Sportiva Nucleo High GTX which I think are the best long-range walking boots on the market today, to a pair of GTX VS which are great mid-range boots. Still, if I’m out for a walk in the countryside …

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Expert Advice: How to Waterproof Hiking Boots

How to Waterproof Hiking Boots

You would be forgiven to think that because modern boots are now treated with Durable Water Repellent that you don’t need to treat them. To a certain extent, that is true. Your boots will stay waterproof for a reasonable length of time. The only problem is it won’t last. When the water starts to soak …

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Expert Advice: How to Wash Waterproof Jackets & Clothing

How to Wash Waterproof Jackets & Clothing

There are many myths across the internet regarding waterproof clothing and what you’re allowed to do, and whatnot. The truth is that you’re waterproof jacket is not going to stay waterproof for ever, whether you wash it, don’t wash it, or only wash it by hand. The minute you start wearing it outside, the waterproof …

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Expert Advice: Read This Before You Go Glacier Walking

Read This Before You Go Glacier Walking

Are you in the need of a real challenge? How about taking yourself glacier walking which is probably the most exciting, exhilarating and the most daunting experience that you can possibly have in the countryside. Often walkers find that once they have accomplished everything they want to within the United Kingdom, they head abroad either …

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