Hillwalking

  • Coleman FyrePower Alpine Stove

    Need a Stove for a backpacking trek or expedition? This 3800W stove weighs just 315g and will boil water in just 3mins 45seconds!

  • Garmin eTrex 10 GPS Unit

    The District own a number of handheld GPS Units that can be loaned to groups for use in their programme or while participating in Adventurous Activities. We have eight units in total (two of the eTrex 10 model and six of the eTrex 30x model). They can be used for wide games, hill walking, mountain biking, geocaching etc..

  • Garmin eTrex 30x GPS Unit

    The District own a number of handheld GPS Units that can be loaned to groups for use in their programme or while participating in Adventurous Activities. We have eight units in total (two of the eTrex 10 model and six of the eTrex 30x model). They can be used for wide games, hill walking, mountain biking, geocaching etc..

  • GPS Tracker

    Need to track hikers or perhaps people during a wide game? Then why not hire the District GPS trackers which use mobile phone sims so you can see where everyone is through an easy to use website or smart phone app.

  • Map of Snowdon – OS Explorer Map OL17 (Conwy Valley)

    Going Hillwalking or visiting the Clogwyn Centre? Then you might need some maps! The District have three laminated 1:25000 Scale maps available for Groups and Explorer units to borrow.

  • Map of The Lake District – OS Explorer Map OL6 (South-western area)

    Going Hillwalking or visiting the Lake District? Then you might need some maps! The District have three laminated 1:25000 Scale maps available for Groups and Explorer units to borrow.

  • Mountain First Aid Kits

    The Lifesystems Mountain First Aid Kit has been specified with the help of expedition doctor Hugh Montgomery and members of the British Special Forces medical team. Perfect for use when professional medical care may be some distance away.

  • MSR Pocket Rocket 2 Stove

    The  PocketRocket™ 2 stove is an impressive stove and is incredibly small and light yet packs a high-performance design. Barely noticeable in your pack, it’s fast at camp, boiling 1 liter of water in 3.5 minutes. Great for Hiking, Hillwaking, Expeditions and Travelling where weight is a major issue.

  • MSR Trailshot Water Filters

    The Trailshot Micro Filter is a tiny water filter designed to be used to drink directly from the source and to refill bottles while on the go. With a flow rate of 1L/min you can quickly fill bottles and with its small size it can easily be stashed in a rucksack/running vest pocket or even a jacket or trouser pocket.

    Easy one-handed operation filters one litre in a mere 60 seconds, so you can get back on the trail quickly and moving again.

    Weighing just 142g, the TrailShot water filter is the ultimate filter for fast-paced, high-mileage adventurers, like trail runners, hikers, fast-packers and mountain bikers.

  • MSR Windburner Stove

    Fast, fuel-efficient personal stove system for solo travelers, minimalist trips and personal meals.

    The WindBurner Stove System is ideal for backcountry adventures and weekend camping alike. Its radiant burner and enclosed, windproof design allow the stove to boil water fast and operate in weather that leaves conventional burners in the cold. The integrated cookware with built-in heat exchanger efficiently transfers heat to the lock-on pot so you can enjoy a quick meal or hot drink after a hike, ride or paddle. The all-in-one system nests inside its pot for easy packing and assembly—leaving more time for you to enjoy your adventure.

  • Rab 8-10 Person Emergency Shelters

    The Group Shelter 8-10 is designed as an emergency shelter for 8-10 people, to be used when the storm hits or for planned stops in bad weather. An essential piece of kit when out hillwalking.

  • Sea to Summit 1.4l X-Pot

    Until now, camp cooking pots were the most bulky, awkward item in your kit. The Sea to Summit X-Pots change all that. The 1.4L X-Pot is a fully featured cooking pot that combines the heat-distribution of aluminum with the flexibility of silicone. The hard anodized aluminum base offers a fast boil time and the stainless steel ring embedded in the rim lends a rigidity to the silicone walls for easy lifting and stirring. Top it off with a clear locking lid with an integrated strainer and you have a full-size pot that packs down to an inch tall disk perfect for those lightweight expeditions!

  • Silva Expedition Compasses

    If you are in need of a traditional baseplate compass with high-end features, the Expedition is the perfect choice!

    The SILVA Expedition Series is for experienced users and professionals. The Expedition series has been a global leader when it comes to accuracy, precision and durability for many years. The Compass features an easy to use bezel (even with gloves on) with silicone rubber feet for precision map work. It has romer scales and a magnifier for close map work.