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Announcements direct from Alpkit
Alpkit's warmest sleeping bags - The ArcticDream is a range of high quality, expedition grade sleeping bags designed for... Read more
Introducing the new range from Fixe, Roca Ropes and Alien, exclusively from Alpkit.com
Alpkit, the Nottingham-based Alpine adventure sports brand and online retailer, has set up a new charity to help individuals,... Read more
High quality 100% New Zealand Merino baselayers into the Alpkit clothing range.
The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. We were blown away by the variety and... Read more
Arc is a powerful 190 lumen, 154 g head torch with a quick change battery pack, new to the Alpkit range.
Alpkit needs someone that wants to be an integral part of developing it's product ranges, particularly clothing. Read more
Our UK made products are in high demand so we need talented machinists to join our ever-increasing team.
Alpkit takes immense... Read more
A lightweight technical synthetic jacket offers warmth no matter the conditions. Wear either as a pure outerwear all-year-round... Read more
Lightweight, technical down sweater and vest that work individually or in unison to offer flexible, highly effective insulative... Read more
Alpkit ReviewsIndependent reviews from the UKC gear testers
Here we put all the top cams head to head in one massive review!
Which cams have the largest range? Which are the lightest?... Read more
A sturdy single rope from the Spanish brand Fixe-Roca and distributed by Alpkit in the UK.
Toby Archer reviews the Fixe-Roca... Read more
Alex Lowe famously said “the best climber is the one having the most fun”. Over the years I have come to agree with this... Read more
In this indepth review, we look at several top-of-the-range headtorches, some lightweight models, and some budget options. If you... Read more
Alpkit have been making bouldering mats for nearly 15 years. 2013 has seen them introduce some new mats plus make modifications... Read more
Matt Bird enjoys a pleasant few nights testing the Zhota, a 3-man tent from Alpkit's new mountain tent range, which sits between... Read more
This month, the UKC/UKH Team have mostly been testing camping mats. Everyone was looking for something different: Alan wanted a... Read more