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  • How to choose tent

    Thanks all

    Posted: 29 Aug 2015

  • Brecon Beacons

    I'm thinking of stopping off in the Brecon Beacons with my wife while going along Soth Wales. We're both under 60 ( :D ) and pretty fit. Is there anything we need to look out for? Special shoes? Any tips or advice is much appreciated.

    Posted: 28 Aug 2015

  • How many kilometers can you...

    I took part in an activity on foot, two days to walk 50 kilometers, very very tired, but I am very happy, I can have such a trip with my friends

    Posted: 25 Aug 2015

  • How do you spend your...

    How do you spend your weekends? Watching a movie at home or going out with friends ? Or you have a anther better idea?

    Posted: 21 Aug 2015

  • lichfield challenger 5 (no...

    Here are some instructions which I wrote in case I forgot how to put it up: Lichfield Challenger 5 ======================= Lay out the inner tent and peg it down loosly Put the 2 vertical poles up inside the tent with the 2 discs under the poles Place the 2 tube like spacers on top of...

    Posted: 19 Aug 2015

  • Best personal tent?

    We have had an Outwell Bearlake 4 for the past 8 years and used it extensively in France and Uk. It is polycotten so good for heat and fitted with carpet is cosy when it is cold. We have cut through the zipper separating the pods and created one large pid which is great for the two of us to have...

    Posted: 16 Aug 2015

  • Which games you will play...

    [QUOTE]Tracker - 2015-08-06 11:19 AM Strip poker with forfeits is good fun in a tent, especially a small tent - so I am told? Or how about this one?[/QUOTE] thank you very much! :->

    Posted: 12 Aug 2015


    Hello! Me and a couple of my friends want to plan a camping trip but we are unsure of where. We are looking for somewhere where it is adults only, electric outlet available, some where with nice scenery and good walks, also it is a 21st birthday so there will be alot noise so we want to have a...

    Posted: 11 Aug 2015

  • UK Campsite of the Year

    Here at Decathlon UK we have recently created the shortlist for our campsite of the year 2015 competition. While I understand that many of you will not have been to these campsites, for those of you that have I would love it if you could take the time to vote. You can vote...

    Posted: 03 Aug 2015

  • slippery sleeping bags with...

    try slipping the mat into a square cut yha cotton sleeping bag liner. helps stop mat slipping on the grass or groundsheet and stops the bag slipping on the mat, worked for me

    Posted: 28 Jul 2015

  • Rucsacks as Carryon Luggage

    Hi Tony, We have just bought our daughter an 'Osprey Farpoint 40 litre' for a 4 week trip to Germany and first impressions of it are very good. [url=]Link to Go-Outdoors[/url] The straps all zip inside and it claims to...

    Posted: 27 Jul 2015

  • Different idea for a night in...

    If you fancy an unusual night of camping, have a look at this idea: An Iron age settlement in Hertfordshire. Every Friday and Saturday night can be spent under the stars at Celtic Harmony Camp during the summer. The days you can choose from are Friday 31st, Saturday 1st, Friday 7th, Saturday...

    Posted: 24 Jul 2015

  • Mojave 5 Porch

    Hi I'm looking for a porch for a Mojave 5 tent. Apart from Ebay I can't find them anywhere. Does anyone know of any other porch that may fit the Mojave 5 tent , or know of a Mojave 5 porch for sale. Many thanks Melanie

    Posted: 20 Jul 2015

  • The Ten People You Always...

    :D :D :D So true!

    Posted: 19 Jul 2015

  • Walking Boots??

    If walking in hill or mountain country, whatever you have on your feet needs to be waterproof. Weather changes quickly the higher you go, and even if not raining, walking through miles of wet grass will soak anything less than a proper walking boot - and then there are those little streams you...

    Posted: 17 Jul 2015


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