Clothing, Kit Guide, Macs Adventure, Tips & advice

Buff: The Essential Walking Companion

19 May , 2015  

Firstly, let me explain what a Buff is.  It is basically a tube of elasticated material, then what you do with it when you have it is kind of up to you.   Clear as mud?  Well hopefully this blog will explain a little more. We went walking on the Camino del Norte and the […]

Clothing, Kit Guide, Walking

Kit review: Jottnar Alfar mid-layer jacket

19 Jan , 2015  

A new mountain clothing brand, Jottnar, has created a mid-layer jacket designed to deal with the harshest of winter conditions. I took it out for a winter walk in the Scottish hills. It was a cold and windy day but I stayed wonderfully warm. The background to Jottnar is two ex-marines, Tommy and Steve. The story […]