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Woodsmoke [Mens] Thermocore mountain shirt for outdoor activities
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Woodsmoke [Mens]

Temperature regulating mountain shirt for outdoor activities

Naranjo [Mens] - Short sleeved technical shirt NEW 

Naranjo [Mens]

Short sleeved technical shirt

Artlu 10 - 10 L hydration vest for running NEW 


10 L hydration vest for running

Hunka bivvy / bivi bag green - kelp


Ultralight bivvy bag and sleeping bag cover

Mountain Ghost 200 synthetic

Mountain Ghost 200

4˚C limit Primaloft synthetic sleeping bag

Gamma III head torch

Gamma III

Lightweight 180 lm trail running head torch

Sale: £19.00
Was: £24.00

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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

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Riding the South Downs Way
Sonder's Liam tackles a long-held challenge

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Gipsy Anniversary
Daniela and Paulo have been setting new routes

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Running Up and Falling Down
An account of the AK team's SLMM adventure

More Daring Deeds


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A Lake District Guide to Hike-A-Biking
How and why to hike-a-bike

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Now is the Time to Swim
Go on, give stripping and dipping a try...

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Handy Glove Guide
Need a hand finding your way around our new glove range?

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

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Gripping Developments
A whole new glove range: the inside story

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New UK-Made Bike Luggage Range
UK-made bike luggage shifts up a cog

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Wanted: Customer Support Hero
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Recording Human Impact on Coastlines
Student expedition along the Icelandic coast


Ashford Winter Night Shelter
Camping beds for the Ashford Winter Night Shelter

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