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The North Face News

Announcements direct from The North Face

thumb The first of the UKC/UKH reports on the giant tradeshow of ISPO. If you want to check out what is hot in the world of mountain... [ full story ]

thumb Catalyst Micro Jacket A reimagined, lighter-weight version of a technical classic - now with better down management and more... [ full story ]

thumb The North Face Kichatna Jacket and Bib are specifically designed for ski muntaineering and backcountry touring in the most... [ full story ]

thumb In this 'What's Available' announcement we look at a variety of different soft shell jackets. British summer? Better get your... [ full story ]

thumb Mid-July saw the huge OutDoor trade show descend upon the town of Friedrichshafen in Germany. One of the UKC/UKH team's... [ full story ]

thumb The Summit Series Verto Climb Collection was developed with our climbing athlete team to provide the ultimate kit of lightweight,... [ full story ]

thumb New for Spring - one of the lightest technical approach shoes on the market. [ full story ]

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

thumb An update on new mountain clothing you can look forward to from autumn 2013... [ full story ]

thumb Last week Alan James and Sarah Stirling were at the massive winter gear tradeshow ISPO Munich, checking out new kit in the... [ full story ]

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The North Face Reviews

Independent reviews from the UKC gear testers

thumb Dan Bailey takes the DNP Hoodie from The North Face out in to the Scottish hills for a thorough testing. Does he like it? Does... [ full review ]

thumb Charlie Boscoe puts several top pairs of hard shell pants to the test. "The basic requirements are that they fit well, have... [ full review ]

thumb In this long term test three keen trail runners spent spring and summer 2013 putting five leading off-road shoes through their... [ full review ]

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... [ full review ]

thumb Working closely with Conrad Anker, Jimmy Chin and Renan Ozturk, The North Face created an outfit designed from the ground up for... [ full review ]

thumb Dan Bailey has been out in the hills testing three pairs of summer trousers. Here follows his thoughts on the Mountain Equipment... [ full review ]

Soft Shells Jul 2012

thumb Stephen Horne reviews the TNF Alpine Project WS, Berghaus Sella II and Arc'teryx Gamma SL Hybrid Hoody. [ full review ]

thumb Bridget Collier puts the TNF Angstrom 30 pack through its paces on the RAB mountain marathon and the streets of... [ full review ]

thumb A synthetic insulated jacket is an incredibly versatile piece of kit, says Sarah Stirling. Here follows a look at a few popular... [ full review ]

thumb Three softshell jackets are subjected to the elements, steep slopes and female opinion: the Mountain Hardwear Callisto, North... [ full review ]

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