Category: How To

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Top 6 knots you need to know

Most guidebooks recommend carrying a length of rope in your kit, but do you really know what to do with it? Far from a dying art, knot tying is an ancient and valuable skill that could one day save your life – or someone else’s.

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Guide to river kayaking

From the shop to the shoreline, this complete guide to finding the right paddle craft and gear has got you covered. It’s time to hit the water…

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Choosing the right personal flotation device

You’ve got your watercraft and your paddle, now it’s time to get in the water, right? No. Before you even go near the water, you need to sort out the most important item on any paddler’s shopping list: safety gear.

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Taking the perfect shot

Taking photographs with modern cameras has become simple, but capturing truly beautiful images still remains a skill to be mastered

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How to plan a multi-day trek

Heading off on a multi-day trek takes a lot more planning and preparation than a day walk, and you’ll need the right gear to do it, but the rewards are well worth the effort.

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The ultimate guide to tents

Adequate shelter is listed as a basic human right by the United Nations, but tell that to any damp, shivering camper who has ever come to regret a bad tent purchase late at night in the middle of nowhere.

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Finding the right paddle craft

From the shop to the shoreline, this complete guide to finding the right paddle craft and gear has got you covered. It’s time to hit the water.

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Choosing the right sleeping bag

We spend about a third of our lives sleeping, so choosing the right sleeping bag to help you drift off with a smile is one of the most important decisions you can make