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Therm-a-Rest's new mattress wins 2014 OutDoor Industry Award

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LFTO, 17 July 2014 10:54

Therm-a-Rest, the Seattle-based leader in premium outdoor comfort, has won a 2014 OutDoor Industry Award for the EvoLite—a two-season sleeping pad that blends award-winning NeoAir comfort with the convenience of...

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Country Walking Poll: Which summit this summer?

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Country Walking, 17 July 2014 10:00

             

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Berghaus celebrates three OutDoor Industry Awards

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LFTO, 17 July 2014 09:39

Three product developments from the latest Berghaus range have been recognised in the 2014 OutDoor Industry Awards, presented during the annual trade show in Friedrichshafen.  The HyperTherm Race Smock picked...

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Terra Nova to launch trekking poles for 2015

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LFTO, 16 July 2014 15:53

Outdoor specialist Terra Nova is broadening its product range in 2015 with the addition of lightweight high-quality trekking poles. In keeping the company's design expertise in developing lightweight product, the...

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Join us for an Autumn walking break in The Lakes

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Country Walking magazine, 11 July 2014 16:58

Join us in the Lake District this autumn for two days of exploring the fells and forests of Coniston. Admire the autumn colours of the lakeside woodland or climb the...

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MSR debuts minimalist FlyLite Tent

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LFTO, 10 July 2014 11:45

Multi-day backpackers want minimalist shelters with full-weather protection. For 2015, MSR answers the call with the new FlyLite tent, a two-person tent built for ounce-counters. At 1 lb. 9 oz....

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Exclusive dispatches from OutDoor 2014

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LFTO, 10 July 2014 10:19

The OutDoor show in Friedrichshafen, Germany, is Europe's leading trade fair for outdoor gear. All the brands and manufacturers are there, and so are our spies from Trail, Country Walking...

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Exclusive dispatches from OutDoor 2014

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LFTO, 10 July 2014 10:19

The OutDoor show in Friedrichshafen, Germany, is Europe's leading trade fair for outdoor gear. All the brands and manufacturers are there, and so are our spies from Trail, Country Walking...

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Exclusive dispatches from OutDoor 2014

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LFTO, 10 July 2014 10:19

The OutDoor show in Friedrichshafen, Germany, is Europe's leading trade fair for outdoor gear. All the brands and manufacturers are there, and so are our spies from Trail, Country Walking...

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Get 13 issues of Trail for just £31!

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Trail magazine, 10 July 2014 00:00

Take out a 13-issue subscrition to Trail magazine for just £31! That's a saving of over £20 off the regular cover price! As well as a year's worth of Britain's...

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Wheelchair user Lynne reaches top of iconic Lancashire hill

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Ange Harker, 04 July 2014 09:49

What would you do if an accident or illness took away your regular rambles and hillwalks: accept your fate or challenge it head on? Lancashire lass Lynne Drinkwater chose the...

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Here's your chance to help Britain's best-loved trail

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LFTO, 02 July 2014 16:49

The South West Coast Path Association has already lined up over £500,000 of repair work and improvement projects to undertake this year; all they need to do now is raise...

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Six walks that will get you a grandstand seat for ‘Le Tour’

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LFTO, 01 July 2014 11:37

Cycling fever has descended on Britain with thousands expected to line the route of the Tour de France as it kicks off in Yorkshire next month. The roads around the...

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Country Walking Poll: What's your favourite walkers' railway?

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Country Walking, 24 June 2014 10:16

Our next issue is lovingly devoted to great railway lines for walkers. What's your favourite? Here are some likely contenders; tell us which one fires up your boiler and we'll...

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Celebrate Britain’s beauty with the Landscape Photographer of the Year competition

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LFTO, 24 June 2014 09:46

Photographing a glorious UK landscape while out walking this summer could earn you £10,000! The landscapes of the United Kingdom are a constant source of inspiration and joy to walkers...

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Northern Ontario: Remote possibilities

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Mark Nicholls, 16 June 2014 17:16

Pedal, paddle, fish, fly, or simply wonder at the wildlife... Mark Nicholls enjoys the wild summer remoteness of Canada’s great outdoors in northern Ontario There are only a few ways...

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Arc'teryx footwear: first pics!

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Trail magazine, 13 June 2014 15:01

Freshly dispatched from our man in the Alps are these pictures of two new models of footwear set to be release by top-end Canadian brand Arc'teryx in 2015. First impressions...

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LFTO or Trail magazine or Country Walking magazine, 11 June 2014 00:00

A standfirst is usually surplus to requirements for a web feature. An introductory paragraph, even just a sentence or two, is all that’s required and should be made bold in...

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Meet the future of Gore-Tex

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Ben Weeks, 10 June 2014 00:00

Have a look at this intriguing video, in which Gore-Tex product development expert Marc Peikert explains Gore-Tex Surround, a brand-new innovation which the company will introduce to walking shoes next...

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Outside Opinion: Is outdoor gear really too expensive?

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Anonymous, 10 June 2014 00:00

I want to talk about the cost of kit. Yes, yes, yes – I know it’s an old subject that’s been done to death, but I'm not convinved it's necessarily...

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Arc’teryx renew 3-year contract with British Mountain Guides

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LFTO, 05 June 2014 09:48

As part of their commitment to create products based on their unrivalled performance at the point of extreme need, Arc’teryx is honoured to announce the renewal of its partnership with...

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Respect the Mountains and Keen announce 2014 Envirotrek series

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LFTO, 30 May 2014 11:31

Get back to nature, make a difference in the mountains and get treated to a hearty lunch and fun afternoon of activities in the great outdoors by joining the third...

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Country Walking Poll: Yorkshire's prettiest dale

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Country Walking magazine, 30 May 2014 11:00

In the forthcoming July issue of Country Walking, we meander through six of Yorkshire’s most scenic dales, but which is your favourite Dale for walking? Choose from one of the...

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Only 17% of 'scaredy cat' Britons have climbed a mountain

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LFTO News Team, 29 May 2014 16:00

Nearly two thirds (64%) of British adults perceive themselves to be a daring, courageous and fearless adventurous type of person.However, a new study by Travelodge has revealed we’re actually a...

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Trail Poll: Erection problems

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Trail magazine, 28 May 2014 00:00

If you're anything like us, you're probably a slick and well-practiced tent-pitching machine. If you're anything like us, other campers watch you in awe of your ninja-like skills with a peg,...

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