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Winter Mountain Overtrousers

We've put seven pairs of winter mountaineering shell trousers through their paces all season. Here's how they compare...


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SALEWA Puez Tirolwool Celliant Jacket

This pull-on style jacket from Salewa uses a unique wool blend as insulation. Theo Moore describes it as a heavy mid-layer: warmer and more water resistant than a fleece, but more athletically-cut than a duvet.

Trekking & Expedition Packs 50-70 Litres

Whether it's a weekend or a month away, rucksacks ranging from 50-70 litres should cover most needs. The 14 models on test here include both smaller lightweight packs and gear guzzling titans.

Assisted Braking Belay Devices

Assisted-braking belay devices are popular for indoor and outdoor sport climbing, adding extra braking in the event of a fall and for lowering off and top roping. In this comparative review seven of the currently available models go head to head.

Winter Baselayers

A winter baselayer should be warm, but still breathable. A high zipped neck and long hem are also essential. In this group test we've...

35-45 Litre Packs

For all-round climbing, mountaineering and hillwalking, 35-45 litres is a versatile size of pack. From alpine and winter-oriented models to...

Approach Shoes

The UKC Test Team take on eight pairs of approach shoes to find out which one will get you to the crag in comfort, style, with good grip, dry...

Ice Screws

Thinking of buying some new ice screws? In this comparison review we have ice screws from the best in the business. From classic designs that...


Latest News

These are annoucements direct from manufacturers

SALEWA Litetrek Tent

Salewa's Litetrek tents are tough, three-season mountain models designed by people with the Dolomites in their backyard. So wind stability, protection against severe weather, wind stability, light weight, compact pack size and wind stability were key objectives. It gets windy up there…

The spiciest race in the UK? Lakes Sky Ultra 4 July 2018

Mid-July sees one of the UK's toughest mountain races kick off from Ambleside in the Lake District. The Lakes Sky Ultra, sponsored by Salewa and Dynafit, packs in 56km of elevated ridgelines with breathtaking exposure and fast...

Salewa Tirolwool Celliant Collection

Salewa, the mountain company based in the Italian Dolomites, is launching a unique wool technology for the autumn/winter 2017 season.

SALEWA Ortles Heavy Down Jacket

A warm, down jacket for mountain adventures. A premium down filling enables the Ortles Down Jacket to deliver outstanding...

Winter competitions and Events at KONG Adventure

Following on from the success of the previous year's competitions and Events, KONG Adventure are looking...

SALEWA Vultur GTX + Raven 2 Boots

The SALEWA Raven 2 and Vultur GTX have been designed and egineered in the Italian Dolomites to be the ultimate Alpine...

OutDoor 2016 - What's New? Mountain Clothing

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


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