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Definition [Mens] waterproof jacket Reef blue

Definition [Mens]

Mens waterproof jacket

Keeshond Jacket  -high loft fleece -  Breathable, warm and cosy hooded high loft fleece with Polygiene  NEW 

Keeshond Jacket [Womens]

Breathable, warm and cosy hooded high loft fleece with Polygiene 

Kepler Zip Top - mens zipped merino thermal base layer with long sleeves - Tarmac Grey

Kepler Zip Top [Mens]

pure merino wool ¼ zip base layer top with long sleeves

Qark head torch 300 lumen


Lightweight 300 lumen rechargeable light sensor LED head torch with rear safety light

Skyehigh 700 Hydrophobic Down Sleeping bag

Skyehigh 700 Hydrophobic

-8˚C limit 3 – 4 season duck down sleeping bag


Alpkit instore and online since 2004

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

© Teuchters on Tour

Teuchters on Tour
Lessons learned cycle-touring Norway

Jeremy Cohen

Langtang Himalayan Marathon
Running a marathon in Nepal

Anna Wells

Five thousand metres of vertical joy
sunsets and big days in the Alps

More Daring Deeds


Gear use and advice

© Alpkit

Supporting the Silk Road Race
Watching dots on the Silk Road

Take a hike

Take a hike
Tips for using our lightweight Alpkit walking poles

© Alpkit

The Who’s Who of Backpacks
Navigating our new packs

More Spotlight


Design team chat

© Alpkit

Keeshond Hybrid Fleece
Warm, light and breathable high loft fleece

© Alpkit

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

© Alpkit

Gripping Developments
A whole new glove range: the inside story

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Whats new at Alpkit

Bridge Collective

Valuing time with others
A weekend to boost confidence


Erb’s Palsy Group Go Climbing
Climbing and caving experience day for children with Erb's Palsy


(Less than) 3 weeks ‘til the Big Shakeout!
Not long until our yearly celebration of the outdoors and adventure

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