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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?


Latest Reviews

These are reviews from the UKC editorial team

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...

Mountain Equipment Impellor Jacket

Mountain Equipment's lightest waterproof shell, the Impellor is well suited to any weight conscious activity from hill running and ultralight walking to minimalist mountaineering, says Dave Saunders

Rab Cirrus Flex Jacket

This lightweight synthetic duvet is a versatile insulating layer that's well suited to the UK's damp climate, says Charlie Low

Petzl BINDI Headtorch

This mini torch packs a punch that belies its tiny weight, says Dan Bailey, while the decent burn time means it's not just for emergencies

Kayland Apex Plus GTX Boots

From the high gaiter and light weight to the durable sole and surprisingly low price tag, Tom Ripley finds a lot to like in these B3...

Black Diamond Alpine Start Hoody & Alpine Light Pants

From winter walking and climbing to spring cragging and via ferrata, Toby Archer tests a lightweight...


Latest News

These are annoucements direct from manufacturers

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 activities in the mountains; from ultra endurance trail running to minimalist style alpine climbing.

Grivel Pack Collection

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

Now available to pre-order: Wild Light – Scotland's Mountain Landscape

Wild Light is a stunning panoramic exploration of the Scottish landscape by...

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...

Fjӓllrӓven adds to its award-winning Keb collection for FW18

For FW18, Fjӓllrӓven will extend its award-winning Keb collection with a new Keb Touring...

Introducing The Patagonia Micro Puff™ Collection

The Micro Puff™ Collection was created for days when you need one piece of insulation to do it...


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