What do you buy your favourite walker or cyclist for Christmas? We reveal some brilliant ideas for gifts.
The Icebreaker Oasis Topochartic long sleeved crew top is a great baselayer for men offering warmth and breathable comfort. It is made of Merino wool and weighs 200g. £70.00, uk.icebreaker.com/en/home
Cyclists are far easier seen when wearing a Proviz REFLECT360 jacket. £79.99, Provizsports.com
The innovative Komperdell Camera Staff poles have a dual purpose: For walking and as a camera tripod. £59.95, www.komperdell.com
The Berghaus Men’s Extrem Micro Down jacket is a versatile and lightweight insulated jacketfor all inds of outdoor activity. It features hydrophobic down technology, Hydrodown, powered by Nikwax. £190, www.berghaus.com See a review.
GORE Windstopper Toe Protectors fit over cycle shoes to keep toes warm and dry. £25.99, www.goreapparel.co.uk
Suunto Traverse watch is for outdoorsy men. It features GPS and GLONASS for route finding, plus POI navigation; tracking for speed, distance and altitude; route planning in Suunto Movescount; altitude; weather trend and storm alarm; sunrise-sunset times, a compass and more… www.suunto.com
Sealskinz Extreme Cold Weather Heated Gloves are waterproof, breathable and windproof. They have three power settings. £150, www.sealskinz.com
Salewa Mountain Trainer Mid Gore-Tex boots are great for via ferrata and technical hiking and trekking. £175 at retailers,such as Tiso
The HOKA One One Tor Speed 2 Mid boots are lightweight and versatile with running shoe cushioning and hiking boot traction. They boast multi-directional Vibram lugs and waterproof uppers. Around £100, www.hokaoneone.eu
The Osprey Tempest 20 is a new women’s specific rucksack for walking or cycling. It has many useful pockets and features and an adjustable torso height. £90, www.ospreyeurope.com
Madison Cycle Sportive 3/4 Tights are perfect for winter rides, but equally for pushing it in the spin studio. £44.99, www.Madison.cc
Rohan’s Cold Harbour Coat for women is warm, light and completely machine washable. Made from tech-wool, it’s a great jacket for spending time outdoors and for travelling. £149.00, www.rohan.co.uk
Ticking some of the best environmentally friendly boxes, the Paramo Torres Medio Jacket for women offers a practical insulating overlayer. It features an insulated hood and hand-warming pockets. £160, www.paramo-clothing.com
Sprayway Pandora jacket is a three-layer alpine style Gore-Tex shell that is ideal for hiking in less favourable weather. £260, Sprayway
We hope you have a fantastic festive season and you are treated to a great walking or cycling gift.