1. Notices

    Things you really need to know
    1. Rules & Guidelines

      T&C's and forum guidelines
      Discussions:
      1
      Messages:
      1
      Latest: Forum Guidelines Shewie, Jun 16, 2014
      RSS
    2. Announcements

      Messages to concern everyone, updates etc
      Discussions:
      15
      Messages:
      236
      Latest: Would you like to support Trek-Lite? bumbly, Nov 9, 2018 at 12:22 AM
      RSS
    3. Bugs & Feedback

      If it's broke tell us, something you don't like, tell us
      Discussions:
      42
      Messages:
      768
      Latest: Photo frustration WilliamC, Sep 28, 2018
      RSS
  2. The Bothy

    Come in out of the rain
    1. Intros & Welcomes

      Introduce yourself here
      Discussions:
      202
      Messages:
      2,765
      Latest: Come and say Hello Ken T., Nov 10, 2018 at 12:52 AM
      RSS
    2. Media Links

      Backpacking books, articles, videos etc
      Discussions:
      97
      Messages:
      1,017
      Latest: Music FOX160, Sep 17, 2018
      RSS
    3. Blog Roll

      Any blogs you follow & want to share
      Discussions:
      39
      Messages:
      326
      RSS
  3. Gear

    If it's light let's discuss it
    1. Gear Chat

      Discussions:
      78
      Messages:
      10,968
      Latest: What have you bought? PhilHo, Nov 13, 2018 at 9:59 AM
      RSS
    2. Packs & Accessories

      Rucksacks, packing & storage
      Discussions:
      160
      Messages:
      3,946
      Latest: Gear Review: Osprey Aura 50L PhilHo, Nov 4, 2018
      RSS
    3. Shelters & Accessories

      Tarps, tents, bivvies etc
      Discussions:
      481
      Messages:
      12,630
      Latest: Oldies but goldies Teepee, Nov 13, 2018 at 5:53 PM
      RSS
    4. Sleeping Bags & Quilts

      Bags & quilts, pillows, liners etc
      Discussions:
      135
      Messages:
      2,870
      Latest: Katabatic Gear temp rating Padstowe, Nov 3, 2018
      RSS
    5. Sleep Mats

      Mats, pads, balloon beds, ccf etc
      Discussions:
      79
      Messages:
      1,597
      Latest: Teaching oneself back sleeping Pipe Cleaner, Nov 10, 2018 at 9:03 PM
      RSS
    6. Kitchen

      Stoves, pots, fuel and food, recipes etc
      Discussions:
      264
      Messages:
      6,976
      Latest: Carbon Felt Caldera Clone... Teepee, Nov 13, 2018 at 6:17 PM
      RSS
    7. Hydration, Hygiene & Health

      Filters, storage, wash kits & first aid
      Discussions:
      75
      Messages:
      1,911
      Latest: Those little midnight trips outside... Noltae, Nov 13, 2018 at 6:34 PM
      RSS
    8. Clothing & Footwear

      Shells, mids, bases, boots, shoes, socks ...
      Discussions:
      327
      Messages:
      5,812
      Latest: Buffalo mountain shirt SafetyThird, Nov 13, 2018 at 5:56 PM
      RSS
    9. Hammock Kit

      Anything hammock related
      Discussions:
      42
      Messages:
      476
      RSS
    10. Gadgets & Tech

      Toys and gadgets, apps and technology
      Discussions:
      206
      Messages:
      3,432
      Latest: Flickr Gadget, Nov 13, 2018 at 2:36 PM
      RSS
    11. Everything Else

      Stuff that's loose, ditty bag contents
      Discussions:
      86
      Messages:
      1,273
      Latest: RIP Peter Hutchinson cathyjc, Nov 4, 2018
      RSS
    12. DIY & MYOG

      Gear mods & DIY, showcase your efforts
      Discussions:
      353
      Messages:
      7,414
      Latest: Where to find 3mm reflective yellow Dyneema? William.K, Nov 13, 2018 at 4:45 PM
      RSS
    13. Kit Lists

      For the gram weenies, let's have your lists
      Discussions:
      59
      Messages:
      1,555
      RSS
    14. Shopping

      Shops, cottage industries etc
      Discussions:
      172
      Messages:
      5,379
      Latest: Bargain Alert - outdoor gear deals worth a look Enzo, Nov 13, 2018 at 6:16 PM
      RSS
    15. Reviews & Previews

      Long term testing reports or out of the box looksees
      Discussions:
      38
      Messages:
      683
      RSS
  4. Out There

    Your adventures
    1. Hiking Chat

      Discussions:
      56
      Messages:
      1,732
      Latest: Minimalism and lifestyle Dave Vaughan, Nov 12, 2018 at 10:37 AM
      RSS
    2. Trips Reports

      Share your backpacking adventures here
      Discussions:
      535
      Messages:
      11,020
      Latest: Knaresborough North Yorkshire thin bloke, Nov 13, 2018 at 9:55 AM
      RSS
    3. Places & Planning

      Going somewhere, need help?
      Discussions:
      297
      Messages:
      7,920
      Latest: SDW meet? Enzo, Nov 13, 2018 at 5:49 PM
      RSS
    4. Meteo & Astro

      Weather and astronomy
      Discussions:
      12
      Messages:
      163
      Latest: Nice weather site. Ken T., Nov 2, 2018
      RSS
  5. The Outfitters

    A place to buy and sell
    1. For Sale

      Sell your unloved kit
      Discussions:
      513
      Messages:
      2,901
      Latest: Withdrawn FOX160, Nov 13, 2018 at 5:36 PM
      RSS
    2. Wanted & Swaps

      You might as well ask here first
      Discussions:
      262
      Messages:
      2,176
      Latest: MLD Duomid + inner / tub humankeith, Nov 12, 2018 at 4:33 PM
      RSS