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GSI Outdoors Microlite Flasks

They're tough, they're light and they keep things hot for ages - and that's pretty much all you could ask of an insulated bottle, says Dan Bailey


Latest Reviews

These are reviews from the UKC editorial team

Macpac Pursuit 40 V3 Rucksack

Tough and functional but still surprisingly light - in terms of technical packs, does the Pursuit 40 have it all, wonders Martin McKenna?

Group Test

Group Test 2-Person 3-Season Tents

The balance of space, weather performance and packability makes this a versatile size of tent. We've been using seven different models; each has its pros and cons.

Tides, A Climber's Voyage by Nick Bullock

Rob Greenwood takes a look at Nick Bullock's award winning Tides, the follow-up to his first book Echoes.

Petzl SITTA Harness

The SITTA is both the lightest and the most comfy harness Tom Ripley has ever used, and perhaps that explains the high price...

Rab Mythic 200 Sleeping Bag

It weighs less than 500g, but takes you comfortably down close to zero. Its impressive warmth-for-weight makes the Mythic 200 a...

Mountain Equipment Impellor Jacket

Mountain Equipment's lightest waterproof shell, the Impellor is well suited to any weight conscious activity from hill running...

Group Test

Group Test Summer Softshells

Lightweight softshell jackets are a summer staple for both walkers and climbers. We compare 11 models here.


Latest News

These are annoucements direct from manufacturers

Deuter Guide Range

Build quality, weight-saving and functionality make the Deuter Guide range the pack of choice for mountain guides and mountain enthusiasts alike.

Discover a range of adventures in Innsbruck with this new Cicerone guidebook

This guidebook presents 60 routes covering some of the best day walks, scrambles, hut-to-hut walks, alpine mountaineering, sport climbing, via ferratas, mountain-biking routes, road rides, city and trail runs...

Kendal Mountain Literature Festival Announced

The 2018 Kendal Mountain Literature Festival programme has today been unveiled, revealing a diverse programme of events featuring some of the UK's foremost authors of nature, landscape and mountain literature.

Montane Alpha Balance Jacket and Iridium Hybrid Hoodie

For over 25 years Montane has pioneered lightweight, breathable clothing and equipment for fast-paced...

Grivel Pack Collection

A range of packs from Grivel to suit all your ambitions whether they be on snow, ice or rock.

Gear up for winter treks with Hanwag's latest Rock collection

With the changing of the season comes the promise of winter adventures, from ice climbing in...

Primus stoves offer performance without compromise

When it is just you and your backpack in the great outdoors, miles away from civilisation, you need to...


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