Our site works best with JavaScript enabled.

Our passions: Bouldering | Bikepacking | Drytooling

Daring Deeds

© Alpkit
13 02 2018

Doing the Dempster: Arctic Fat Biking
Returning to Canada for the ultimate coast to coast: fat biking from the Arctic Ocean to the Pacific down the Dempster Highway

© Alpkit
13 02 2018

Preparing for Rovaniemi 150
In less than a week, Steve Bate and his Vir Fortis will be heading north, very far into the Finnish north, for Rovaniemi 150

© SJohnson
08 02 2018

Pedalling the Globe
Sam on his Skyehigh sleeping bag and cycling around the world

© Alpkit
07 02 2018

Swimming 5 Lakes: An Everyday Adventure
The quest for a monthly adventures (even at winter!) takes the Everyday Adventures team to the icy waters of the Lake District

© CMcdonald
02 02 2018

Brewing up in Glencoe
Lucky Craig got a Brukit Wolf for Christmas...

More Daring Deeds

Spotlight

© Alpkit
23 01 2018

Merino Wool vs. Synthetic
Designer Ronnie explains how to choose between synthetic and merino garments

© Alpkit
23 01 2018

SLEEP Better
SLEEP: our tried and tested method for getting your sleep system dialled when winter camping

© Alpkit
22 01 2018

You Warm the Bag
The Alpkit guide to using comfort ratings to choose the right sleeping bag for your needs

© Alpkit
20 01 2018

Winterise your summer camping setup
Want to dip your toe in the icy waters of winter camping without breaking the bank? Get ready for winter with our tips for winterising your camping gear.

Dave Robinette
19 01 2018

Winter Running Kit List
Dave does a run through of the considerations and joys of making the most of winter on two feet

More Spotlights

Develop

© Alpkit
05 02 2018

What is Merino Wool?
We follow Designer Ronnie around the office until she tells us what is so great about nature's technical fibre

© Alpkit
20 12 2017

Sonder Evol: Q&A with Bike Guru Neil
We drag Sonder Bike Guru Neil out of the workshop to tell us about Sonder's new 140mm travel trail bike, Evol

© Alpkit
07 12 2017

The deal with Microfibres
Alpkit are proud to be collaborating with research on the microfibres issue, we caught up with Ronnie from the design team to find out more about the problem and how we can prevent it

© Alpkit
10 11 2017

Performance Days, Munich
What we learned on our whistle-stop trip to Munich to research lots (and lots) of fabrics

© Alpkit
03 11 2017

The low-down on Polygiene™
A treatment for your clothes that means they don’t get smelly when you’re working hard, surely there’s a catch? We grilled our design team to get the low-down.

More Lab Notes

News

©Dark Sky Media
19 02 2018

Steve Bate wins the Rovaniemi 150
Crossing the finish line in the Finnish arctic cirlcle after 150 km of cycling

©Alpkit
16 02 2018

A Walking Work of Art
Morven Stuart swaps the comfort of her art studio for the vast beauty of the Scottish coastline to raise money for Scottish Mountain Rescue

©Alpkit
15 02 2018

Clifton Community School’s D of E Award
Helping young people to complete their Duke of Edinburgh Award

©Alpkit
08 02 2018

Meet Connie (and big Ernie the dog)
We chat to Connie, lover of nice places and good things, AK Customer Service Hero, and our newest AK Foundation Staff Trustee

©Alpkit
02 02 2018

Over £100,000 Awarded by the AK Foundation
We feel honoured to be able to help people Go Nice Places and Do Good Things by supporting extraordinary projects worldwide

More News