The Loopy Loop
Loopy Loop connects 3 of the Peak Districts killer mtb loops into a punishing 230km adventure
Backcountry snow in Kyrgyzstan
Taking in the skiing and snowboard potential of backcountry Kyrgyzstan
Flash Mob Run 2014
Testing out a night running event
Getting set for a multi-day Israel ride
Not the Wet Ride Thing
A short video from the 2013 Charity bike packing event the Welsh Ride Thing
Font at Easter
Derrick draws on his 27 years experience of climbing at the sandstone mecca of Fontainebleau
Embrace the Darkness
Take advantage of the long dark evenings with these nocturnal adventure ideas.
Bear Bones 200
Bear Bones 200 is one of the UK’s toughest mountain bike events; it is completely self supported taking riders on a 200km loop of mid Wales.
What is Bikepacking
Bikepacking is cycle touring off-road, a discipline that has been around as long as people have been riding bikes. However its recent popularity can be linked inextricably to the explosion of lightweight equipment available now.
The Shortest Night
The shortest night of the year is fast approaching and so we start our annual campaign to consume as much of that daylight as possible.
New Hoodies For April
We have some more hoody designs coming through in April
Ben’s Boulder Bucket
Our factory lynchpin combines business with pleasure developing a new boulder bucket.
Innovation and collaboration
Re-igniting the spark of creativity with local innovation group G2
Zhota world travels
Zhota is proving itself as the perfect tent for world adventurers
A call for help
When Andy Kirkpatrick asked for help we just couldn't say no
Factory Update April 2014
Recent developments within Factory Alpkit
In Search of Peaty
Extending the riding experience in the Scottish highlands.
We are hiring
Handy with a sewing machine? Want to join the team? We want to hear from you!
Watching the big guns at CWIFF 2014
Bigwall climbing - a very quick and simple guide
Alex Jones is climbing a big wall, what does that mean?