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Daring Deeds

20 06 2017

Life on the Broken Road Part 4
Pit Bulls, stick insects and the realisation that this broken road was reaching an end

12 06 2017

Craic and Cracks: part two
Big walls, rest days, and pushing the limits: the second instalment of design team Gabe's climbing trip to Squamish

12 06 2017

Craic and Cracks: part one
Design team Gabe on getting to grips with Canadian granite

Tutus and beer kegs
03 06 2017

Tutus and Beer Kegs
Taking on the great Kinder beer barrel challenge

30 05 2017

Searching for the Mountain Haggis
No one takes on a challenge quite like Steve Bate

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Me 2
16 06 2017

Tweedlove 2017: In at the Deep End
Talyn tells the tale of his first week with Alpkit, joining the team on the road, and surviving the notorious trails of Glentress

02 06 2017

Turning a summer of adventure into something a bit more, errm, oddventurous

02 06 2017

Kinder’s Ramparts
Recapturing the adventure element of climbing

01 06 2017

Britain’s Eccentric Races
Alpkit's top ten alternative races in the UK

Know nav
01 06 2017

Know your Navigation
Go Nice Places and Do Good Things without getting lost along the way

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16 06 2017

UK-made climbing packs
Made in Nottingham: Ibex and Chamois - the only climbing packs you'll ever need.

Rando Shropshire Sonder
26 05 2017

Branching out with the Rando Range
With seamless welded construction, this range is designed to meet a different set of bike luggage requirements

26 05 2017

A Blank Canvas for our Tent Range
Rising to the challenge of keeping quality tents affordable

W grey hooded mid layer-8383
13 03 2017

New Griffon hooded mid layer
The perfect layer for spring and summer evenings.

Col camino alloy-2536
06 03 2017

Sonder Bikes Camino AL
The Sonder Camino is arguably the most versatile bike in the Sonder Bikes range.

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Getting ready to welcome into Alpkit Ambleside
25 06 2017

Alpkit Ambleside Imminent!
Our second store due to open this week in the heart of the Lake District

20 06 2017

The Ashdown Centre’s Outdoor Adventure
Challenging and adventurous activity day for young people with special needs and disabilities.

16 06 2017

Catching up with the Nature Memories Café
Nature Memories Café for dementia sufferers and their carers receives funding for a further two years following a successful 10 week trial.

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13 06 2017

Job: Alpkit Hathersage Store Manager
Do you think you could lead our team of Store Heroes in the Peak?

12 06 2017

Bantu Ubuntu Be-Cycling
A project to raise awareness of sustainability and well-being in Africa by bicycle.

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