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16 Feb 2017

thumbThe UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest in Munich that is ISPO. Here are some video interviews with brand... Read more

9 Feb 2017

thumbAt ISPO 2017 the world's leading outdoor brands showcased new product. We will be bringing you updates on the latest clothing and... Read more

Jan 2017

thumbPoncho, tarp or bivy, this minimalist multi-tasking piece is more practical than it might first appear.  Featuring durable Ventia... Read more

Nov 2016

thumbFollowing the success of their heated glove collection for back country pursuits, Outdoor Research have added two more styles to... Read more

Oct 2016

thumbKeep your hands toasty warm this winter with these covetable down mitts - new to Outdoor Research's Transcendent down collection. Read more

Aug 2016

thumbFor 'do-it-all' versatility look no further than the Stormtracker Sensor Gloves. Read more

Jul 2016

thumbThe UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. Below are some video interviews with... Read more

May 2016

thumbSun protection for the beach, trail or crag. Read more

Apr 2016

thumbOutdoor Research's Ferrosi line is one of the best-selling soft shell collections in the outdoor industry. Lightweight, flexible... Read more

Outdoor Research Reviews

Independent reviews from the UKC gear testers

5 Feb 2017

thumbHandwear with central heating sounds great, but does the technology meet the needs of climbers and hillwalkers? Dan Bailey can't... Read more

Dec 2016

thumbChristmas is nearly here, and as usual we've left present buying til the last minute. From seasonal staples like hats and torches... Read more

Jul 2016

thumbOver spring and into summer we've tested eight pairs of light-to-medium weight softshell trousers on valley and mountain crags,... Read more

Mar 2016

thumbMitts: perhaps not the sexiest of outdoor clothing, but if the weather is at its worst, or you suffer from cold extremities, then... Read more

Feb 2016

thumbBridget Collier reviews the Outdoor Research Women's Diode Hooded Jacket... "I got raised eyebrows from my nearest and dearest... Read more

Dec 2015

thumbStuck for a few last minute stocking fillers for the climber in your life? Here's a few quick ideas for small gifts that could... Read more

Dec 2015

thumbWith its wet and windy weather, high aerobic output and general wear and tear, winter is hard on your waterproofs. So what makes... Read more

Feb 2014

thumbYou may only have two hands, but in winter you can never have too many gloves. This collection spans a range of makes, models and... Read more

Apr 2013

thumbIn 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... Read more

Mar 2013

thumbDan and Pegs Bailey test out a selection of lightweight fleece tops for men and women. Read more


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