Keep your gear clean and it will go a lot longer.

At least once a week I see people in the shop looking for a jacket to replace one they bought 4 or 5 years ago. The old jacket look fine, apart from being a bit dirty, but isn't waterproof anymore. Quite a good reason to buy a new jacket.

Reduce, Re-use, Repair, Recycle

The Outdoor industry has long attracted those with a love of nature. But is this love, or being comfortable in the outdoors, killing that which we love. The use of chemicals, plastics, the throw-away society, travel the the growing demand for infrastructure in outdoor areas might just be destroying the outdoors, and ourselves.

But what can we do about it?