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Announcements direct from Outdoor Research

15 Aug 2016

thumb For 'do-it-all' versatility look no further than the Stormtracker Sensor Gloves. Read more

Jul 2016

thumb The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. Below are some video interviews with... Read more

May 2016

thumb Sun protection for the beach, trail or crag. Read more

Apr 2016

thumb Outdoor Research's Ferrosi line is one of the best-selling soft shell collections in the outdoor industry. Lightweight, flexible... Read more

Feb 2016

thumb The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is ISPO in Munich. There were some exciting new products on offer... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb The unique PrimaLoft® Gold Insulation Down Blend of the Diode Hooded Jacket packs the best attributes of each material into one... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb Built to repel wicked weather in high alpine environments, the new tech friendly Illuminator Sensor Gloves™ by Outdoor Research... Read more

Jul 2015

thumb The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. The new range of climbing and... Read more

Mar 2015

thumb A couple of weeks ago UKC/H were out in Germany at the huge tradeshow of ISPO in Munich. We dropped in to as many outdoor brands... Read more

Feb 2013

thumb A range of hooded synthetic insulated jackets available now. Some, like the popular Arc'teryx Atom, are lighter weight and ideal... Read more

Outdoor Research Reviews

Independent reviews from the UKC gear testers

Jul 2016

thumb Over spring and into summer we've tested eight pairs of light-to-medium weight softshell trousers on valley and mountain crags,... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb Mitts: perhaps not the sexiest of outdoor clothing, but if the weather is at its worst, or you suffer from cold extremities, then... Read more

Feb 2016

thumb Bridget Collier reviews the Outdoor Research Women's Diode Hooded Jacket... "I got raised eyebrows from my nearest and dearest... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Stuck for a few last minute stocking fillers for the climber in your life? Here's a few quick ideas for small gifts that could... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb With its wet and windy weather, high aerobic output and general wear and tear, winter is hard on your waterproofs. So what makes... Read more

Feb 2014

thumb You may only have two hands, but in winter you can never have too many gloves. This collection spans a range of makes, models and... Read more

Apr 2013

thumb In this review we outline the important things to look for in a hard shell, then compare eight men's and women's jackets we've... Read more

Mar 2013

thumb Dan and Pegs Bailey test out a selection of lightweight fleece tops for men and women. Read more

Feb 2011

thumb Bridget Collier puts the OR (Outdoor Research) Helium Jacket though its paces on the Rab Mountain Marathon... Read more

Feb 2010

thumb Keen winter climber Jon Ratcliffe puts the Arete Glove from Outdoor Research through its paces. "...long walk-ins, wet snow... Read more


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