Kit Review – Osprey Hikelite 26L Backpack

I was supplied with the Hikelite backpack from Osprey, via their friendly in-house PR and SEO guys (thanks Lucy). Hikelite has an ‘Airspeed trampoline’ suspended mesh backsystem, the idea being that it keeps you maybe cooler than usual when out on a day hike. Well, this was the summer to test that out! I went for the 26 litre rather … Keep reading >

Kit Review – Berghaus Freeflow 25 + 5 day / rucksack

Score : 5 out of 5 on features and comfort. 5 out of 5 on weight. ** [review update (May 2012) – I took the Freeflow on a 4 day trip to Rum and it carried all the stuff I needed it to. The stow / expansion side pockets were really handy and I got lots in there. Great balance with sack crossing the Cuillins.]** I already have a … Keep reading >