Gear Test: Red Chili Habanero

  Words by Jeremy Toschi Lets get this out there right from the beginning… I don’t climb hard, but I do climb often. I started climbing 10 years ago and can still remember sitting on the couch at Bivouac Outdoor … read more »

Kahtoola Microspikes bags top award

Kahtoola Microspikes bags top award

Backpacker’s GOLD Editor’s Choice 2012 goes to the Kahtoola Microspikes this year. After the start of Winter we’ve had in New Zealand, there’s no question to why these shouldn’t win awards.  These crampons are the middle ground for those routes … read more »

FiveFingers Women's Bikila LS Running Shoe

Brand New Vibram Fivefinger colours!

Want something snazzy on your welcome mat this Winter?  Check out the new range of colours we’ve just got in to add to our FiveFingers collection. Listen to your feet! Switching to Vibram FiveFingers® from traditional shoes is a transition … read more »