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1.3 kg ultra-lightweight 2 person tent

Lightweight Back Packing Camp Cook Set

Lightweight koro stove and camp cookset bundle

£69.00 £84.00 if purchased separately

Definition [Mens]

Men's stormproof jacket


Phantac [Mens]

750 Fill Hydrophobic Goose Down Jacket



Full length 412 g ultralight inflatable camping mattress


PipeDream 600 Hydrophobic

Goosedown all season sleeping bag weighing 1kg


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 an outdoor shop, 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.com™ was born. Born out of the passion for outdoor activity and not accepting the costs involved in getting technical clothing and equipment as superior as the best in our sacks. Four ordinary people trying to make some thing extraordinary. And why Alpkit.com™? 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.

Kari Furre
A Mountain Journal Short

Kari Furre is a Devon based artist and director at the Outdoor Swimming Society that she founded with Kate Rew whilst in the Lake District in 2005. Kari was also one of the early gold Duke of Edinburgh Award girls, back when women did not do things like this on an equal footing with the boys. In May 2016 she swam the 10.5 mile Lake Windermere in celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the DofE and continues to be inspired by her natural surroundings, particularly when it comes to water!

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Daring Deeds

Excalibur, Serrai di Sottoguda (WI4+)
24 02 2017

Jollies in the Dollies
Ice climbing wizardry in the Dolomites

14 02 2017

Offa leads me home
Continuing to chase Offa's adventure

10 02 2017

Offa’s Dyke Leads Home
An Unremarkable Adventure Chasing Offa

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14 02 2017

Tale of Two Mountains
exploring Cross Fell

06 02 2017

Symonds Yat Adventure
multi sport location in the Wye Valley

26 01 2017

Reproofing your waterproof
important care tips for waterproofs

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24 01 2017

2 new Sonder bikes
2 new bikes set to join Sonder

03 11 2016

The new Definition waterproof jacket
Designer notes

01 11 2016

Seat pack developments
2 new seat packs

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Durham youth
22 02 2017

Durham Youth Project
Helping Durham City Centre youth project

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07 02 2017

Wanted: Customer Support Hero
Join our Customer Support Team

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03 02 2017

Gravitas Laika combo
testing the gravitas and laika tops

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