If you're flying to your favourite resort this winter then paying to take your own Ski & Snowboards is a necessary evil on some airlines. We've done some research to save you time and produced a handy list for those sneaky little extra costs from 18 of the most popular companies.
We've thrown together some of our favourite travel toiletries and cleaning essentials that will help you fend off the grime of the journey.
Shirin Sabestari spent her childhood growing up in Iran and in a country where 'freedom' can be unattainable but she was lucky enough to spend much of it in the mountains where she could feel free. In this talk she will explain just how climbing changed her life when growing up and how its impact is still being felt now that she has her own children.
Summer hill walking can come with its own share of risks including hyperthermia, heatstroke and dehydration, so we asked our one of our mountaineering experts, Chris, for some key tips to help ensure your summer adventures stay cool.
Our adventure runner, Shona Thomson, tells us what it's like to run 26.2 miles along a frozen river in minus 40 degrees Celsius with local wildlife in the form of bears and wolves!
Enter for a chance two win a couple's holiday to the amazing ski resort of Solden, Tirol, including flights and a 7 night stay in a 4* hotel!
Mark Brigham (Marketing Director at Ellis Brigham) - "I was taken aback by how easily my card details were copied [in a test environment], it really is an eye opener and with the technology to do this being widely available online, it’s quite concerning. I’ll always use RFID protection for my cards."
Many of our staff will attest to the benefits of taking a GoPro traveling abroad. They are a great way of documenting those once in a lifetime experiences and capturing unusual angles for your travel video montage.
In the excitement of a day on the hill, it can be all too tempting to just stuff your gear in your rucksack and get going, but did you know there's a right way to pack? Glenmore Lodge's head of training Nigel Williams takes us through some of his tips on how to fill your rucksack correctly.
Think you're prepared for your travels? Check out ten of our favourite travel essentials that you probably didn't know existed!
Going abroad but want to keep your luggage to a minimum? Check out our airline hand luggage comparison chart!
Fort William store manager Ben has just returned from a few days' snowshoeing in the dramatic Italian Dolomites. Check out his amazing pictures here.
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