Backcountry

HOW TO CHOOSE AN ICE AXE FOR SKI MOUNTAINEERING

Insider tips and tricks from British IFMGA Mountain Guide Dave Searle

WIN FLŌA ALL ACTION BASELAYERS – WORTH £188

Versatile baselayers for all your outdoor adventures

WIN A FLOA BACKCOUNTRY BASELAYER COMBO – WORTH £188

Get layered up for the backcountry with FLŌA

TRIED AND TESTED – OGSO SKIS

OGSO's Schwarztor and Danaides skis in the spotlight

WIN AN ORTOVOX ASCENT AVABAG – WORTH £735

Enter to win the award-winning Ascent avalanche airbag

WIN A MASSIVE HAUL OF PETZL SKI MOUNTAINEERING GEAR – WORTH £526

Get equipped for the high mountains with Petzl

2021 GEAR GUIDE – SPLITBOARDS

Our pick of the best new splitboards for 2021

SKI MOUNTAINEERING ROPES – EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

Insider tips and tricks from British IFMGA Mountain Guide Dave Searle

60 SECOND GUIDE TO SKIING IN SCOTLAND

Get set to head to the Highlands

WIN DYNAFIT FREE 32 BACKPACK & UPCYCLED THERMAL GLOVES – WORTH £155

Get equipped for big time backcountry adventures

HOW TO PLAN YOUR BACKCOUNTRY SKI ADVENTURE

Insider tips and tricks from British IFMGA Mountain Guide Dave Searle

RIG FOR THE GIG – ANDY TOWNSEND’S SCOTTISH SKI TOURING ESSENTIALS

Expert gear tips to get you kitted up for Highland games

2021 GEAR GUIDE – TOURING BOOTS OF THE YEAR

Our pick of the best touring boots for winter 2021

BACKYARD EPICS – A FAT BIKE SKI ADVENTURE IN THE CAIRNGORMS

Our Gear Editor hits the Highlands on a bike-to-ski mission

ARC’TERYX PRESENTS – ‘A FEW STEPS FROM HOME’

Keeping it local with an epic backyard adventure