How to be a mountain genius!

To tie in with Trail Magazine’s special Mountain Genius issue, over the next two weeks Live for the Outdoors presents seven special skills videos which might just make you a little smarter in the mountains – be it when finding your way with a watch, to selecting the perfect wild camp.

in association with:

Victorinox Ellis Bringham Victorinox Victorinox

Waterproofs don’t stay waterproof forever – and believe it or not, washing them with the right stuff will help them keep out water for years to come. Here’s a video tutorial on how to do it.; It’s the not-especially-accurate-but-could-save-your-life-one-day boy scout trick everyone thinks they know but don’t really. Here’s how to do it properly!; Taking a better hill picture is a hard-learned skill – but there are a few little tricks to consider when buying equipment, finding your picture and composing your shot.; To tie in with Trail Magazine’s special Mountain Genius issue, over the next two weeks Live for the Outdoors presents seven special skills videos which might just make you a little smarter in the mountains – be it when finding your way with a watch,
 

Our genius partners:

Grangers

Lightwave

Lowe Alpine

Their genius lies in restoring your gear to as-new condition and performance.

Genius tents and rucksacks designed to perform in the wilds of the world.

Spawned from the genius of Greg Lowe, and still turning out functional innovations from Dryflo to Pure Air Zone.

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Pentex

primus

A unique collection of sports watches featuring the genius of tritium illumination.

Famous for optical quality and trustworthiness in all situations ­ that's the genius of Pentax.

Super-stable, high-performance stoves made with Swiss-watch precision with a genius for innovation.

 

Makers of the miraculous Driclime and lots more mountain genius gear besides.