Get up, get moving and get inspired by what’s around you this winter with Lowe Alpine and the new #MAKEWINTERCOUNT campaign. Get out there and enjoy those crisp blue mornings where you can see your breath, the refreshing wind that wakes you up and pushes you up the mountain and the blanket of untouched snow just waiting for your footprints.
In an effort to inspire, entertain and educate Lowe Alpine have joined forces with the BMC to offer up a programme of films, lectures and competitions. Presented by expert winter mountaineering instructors Sam Leary and Mick Jones, the lectures will get you tooled up with all the skills you need to get outside this winter. You’ll go from bumbling about to striding speedily with confidence to the summit. For more info on these lectures or to purchase tickets, click HERE.
To help get you kitted out for winter Lowe Alpine are offering you the chance to win an Cholatse 55 backpack AND tickets to a Winter Lecture Series of your choice.
For more info on Lowe Alpine and #MakeWinterCount click HERE.
MOVING FAST AND LIGHT WHILST RETAINING SOME OF THE CREATURE COMFORTS OF TRADITIONAL TREKKING IS THE HOLY GRAIL FOR THE MODERN MULTI-DAY HIKER. MOVING HUT-TO-HUT THROUGH THE ALPS OR BEDDING DOWN IN SCOTTISH BOTHIES, THIS 35L CAPACITY PACK WILL SQUEEZE IN EVERYTHING YOU NEED. FOR A COUPLE DAYS OF WELL-EARNED ESCAPISM.
The thoughtfully engineered, a well enginereed harness provides comfort and load carrying stability and the velcro adjust, Air Contour back system ensures a precise fit.
If and when the terrain becomes a bit more challenging or you're lucky enough to be in warmer climates then give thanks to the air mesh ventiated back panel, keeping your back cool even if your journey heats up.
While compact in design, this pack is generous in access options, it also has host of technical features inclusing hidden, external lash points for attaching a sleeping-mat, an integral raincover in case the weather gets wild and walking pole and ice axe holders for when the going gets tough.
For your chance to win a Cholatse 35 answer the following question: