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Firn [Mens] Light and packable 550 fill power duck down micro jacket for winter walking NEW 

Firn [Mens]

Light and packable 550 fill power duck down micro jacket for winter walking

£99.00
alpkit squalline mens windproof jacket for cycling and running

Squalline [Mens]

Running and cycling jacket: wind and showerproof for fast-paced activities

£49.00
Filoment Hoody [Womens] Light and packable 650 fill power hooded down jacket with Downtek hydrophobic down  NEW 

Filoment Hoody [Womens]

Light and packable 650 fill power hooded down jacket with Downtek hydrophobic down 

£145.00
Alpkit Muon head torch, 450 lumens, bright and compact NEW 

Muon

450 lumen bright, light and compact head torch for taking everywhere with you 

£15.00
Pipedream 400 hydrophobic light weight goose down sleeping bag

PipeDream 400 Hydrophobic

-6˚C limit ultralight goose down sleeping bag

£229.00

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Visit Alpkit in the Peak District
Visit Alpkit in the Lake District

Go Nice Places Do Good Things Alpkit. The Short Story

There was a time when we had a lot of time free, so we stumbled into the outdoors. We worked in outdoor shops, saved some cash, and got ourselves kitted out. We travelled, did some routes and life was good. Then our kit started falling apart, we were no longer students and we realised the cost of replacing it. As we waited to pick up yet another x-xtra large fleece in the sales we patched up our waterproofs and wore an extra jumper in our smelly sleeping bags.

During this time we realised that the passing years had taught us something, we had the experience to create something new.

And somewhere therein lays the real story of how Alpkit was born. Born out of a passion for the outdoors and not accepting the price of getting superior clothing and equipment that's as good as the best in our sacks. Four ordinary people trying to make some thing extraordinary. And why Alpkit? It's just a name... we go to the alps, we climb, we ride, we paddle, we swim, we run, we board, we visit our in laws.. we produce kit.. we didn't want it to be complicated.

Daring Deeds

Stories of adventure ...

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Project Grandmas
Cycling to grandmas

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The Iceland National Trail: Part 2
Ben Turner recounts a day on the Iceland National Trail

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Teuchters on Tour
Lessons learned cycle-touring Norway

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Spotlight

Gear use and advice ...

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How to choose a head torch
Buyer's guide: which is the best head torch for you?

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Supporting the Silk Road Race
Watching dots on the Silk Road

Take a hike

Tips for using our lightweight Alpkit walking poles
Reduce fatigue when you are out walking

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Develop

Design team chat ...

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Illuminating our Head Torch Development
Developing a new range of head torches

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Keeshond Hybrid Fleece
Warm, light and breathable high loft fleece

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Bags more packs in our range
New packs for you to put your kit in

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News

Whats new at Alpkit ...

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Ireland To Asia: A Year On My Bike
Tales from Sean Hoban's journey to Asia

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Big Shakedown 2018
Round up of the Big Shakeout 2018

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Alpkit Foundation Research Grant
£5000 Research Grant

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