We can't help it, we all like to have quality shiny equipment at hand when out in the wilds. The items you'll find in the equipment section have been selected for their weight, value for money and performance.
Sometimes the most expensive isn't the right tool for the job, and we have tried to give honest reviews on which circumstances will allow the products to perform at their best. After all ........ ‘know more - stress less’
For more advice on how to fit a rucksack correctly to your back length and what options you have available to keep the contents dry in poor weather conditions please check out our Rucksack Tips page in the Helps and Advice menu.