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Hiking Umbrella: neat gear!

I’ve come to the conclusion that a hiking umbrella is an indespensable piece of kit for hikers. Not only do they keep rain off but they shield the hiker from ultraviolet too when the sun is out, provide welcome shade … Continue reading

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Backpack around Anglesey: kit review.

Euroschirm Pro Trek Umbrella.  As I wrote in my previous post, I experienced really heavy rain on the first day and hot, bright sun the rest of the time. The brolly performed faultlessly throughout. It acted as a wonderfully ventilated … Continue reading

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A few thoughts on waterproof clothing

I’ve been hiking and backpacking for more years than I care to remember now. During that time my quest has been to find truly waterproof clothing for when the good old British weather turns to rain. My criteria for waterproof … Continue reading

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