Adventure sports gear articles

If you get properly into any action sport you are likely to become a bit of a gear geek. Most of us like talking about the equipment almost as much as we like using it! So us AWE365 gear geeks decided an outdoor activity equipment blog that is full of adventure sports gear articles needed to be written. A big part of this is reviews of gear we use. Now we don't feel that a shallow 'it... +
 

Review of Camp Minima 2 SL: Lightweight 2 person tent that packs small

Are you looking for a lightweight 2 person tent that packs small for hiking, biking or kayaking adventures? I've tried a few...

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Small rucksack with adjustable back: Vaude Brenta 24 reviewed

Taller people need small rucksacks too. The problem is getting a small rucksack with an adjustable back. The Vaude Brenta 24...

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Review of LARQ self cleaning bottle: Flask with UV water purification

Would you like to buy less plastic bottles of water, particularly when travelling? But are you worried whether the tap, or...

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Beginner camping essentials list: Guide to camping gear for first-timers

In this guide to camping gear for first-timers we look at what equipment you need to get started. This beginner camping...

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Skandika Montana 8 Sleeper review: Large blackout tent

Do you wake up ridiculously early when camping? Does the light wake your kids who immediately start demanding breakfast? Then...

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Guide to choosing the best surfboard fins for your surfing style

Want to know which fins you should buy for your surfboard? Then read this useful guide to choosing the best surfboard fins...

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Beginners guide to scuba diving: Dive gear, diver lingo and SCUBA origins

In this beginners guide to scuba diving we look at the dive gear and diver lingo We also take a journey into SCUBA origins...

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Long distance kayaking & canoeing: Packing tips for overnight kayak trips

There's several types of long distance kayaking and canoeing. Distance races, expeditions, marathons and overnight kayak...

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Review of Nurokor MiTouch: Bioelectronic medicine for aches and injuries

Ever considered using bioelectronic medicine for aches and injuries? Anyone who does action sports will suffer from pain or...

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Helly Hansen Loke Rambler review: Light and comfy womens hiking boots

Looking for some light and comfy womens hiking boots? Then spend five minutes reading this Helly Hansen Loke Rambler...

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Adventure travel packing list: Backpacking clothing tips

Are you setting off on the journey of a lifetime and looking for backpacking clothing tips? Then what you need is our...

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Review of Dakine Team Baron Gore-tex Mittens: Benchetler Signature Series

I usually snowboard in gloves rather than mittens. But this season I gave these Grateful Dead Benchetler Signature Series...

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Ski and snowboard midlayer guide: Review of different types of midlayers

In this ski and snowboard midlayer guide I look at one of the most important, but least considered items in your ski...

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Helly Hansen Garibaldi Jacket review: Lightweight insulated ski jacket

Looking for a lightweight insulated ski jacket? Then read this Helly Hansen Garibaldi Jacket review to find out how it got...

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Review of Thule Revolve Spinner 68cm suitcase: Robust hardside luggage

As I found during this review of Thule Revolve Spinner 68cm suitcase even adventure travellers sometimes need a quality...

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Dakine Team Poacher 26L review: Avalanche airbag compatible backpack

Are you looking for the versatility of an avalanche airbag compatible backpack for skiing or snowboarding? Then check out...

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Waterproof windproof insulated jacket: Snugpak Torrent Extreme reviewed

In the coldest of conditions you’re wise to use multiple layers, but could you use a waterproof windproof insulated...

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Guide to buying salopettes: Essential features for ski and snowboard pants

Looking to buy a pair of ski trousers? Then check out this guide to buying salopettes. We look at the essential features for...

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Wild camping water purification: How to purify water when backpacking

Want to know how to purify water when backpacking and spending time in the wild? Then read this guide to wild camping water...

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Review of Helly Hansen Svalbard 2 Parka: Warm and stylish winter jacket

Are you looking for a warm and stylish winter jacket that will keep the elements at bay? Then read this review of Helly...

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Freestyle vs freeride snowboarding: What is the difference?

Are you fairly new to snowboarding? You will probably have heard freestyle and freeride snowboarding mentioned quite a bit...

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Interview with Julian Lings: The North Face sustainability manager

We recently had the chance to conduct an interview with Julian Lings, The North Face sustainability manager. The...

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Helly Hansen Maridalen Shorts review: Womens hiking shorts

Looking for some womens hiking shorts? So was I. Check out this Helly Hansen Maridalen Shorts review to find out how I got...

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Thule AllTrail 15l backpack review: Lightweight daypack for hiking & more

Are you looking for a lightweight daypack for hiking and other activities? Then check out this Thule AllTrail 15l backpack...

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