Search results for the north face

30 results

refine your search


REFINE YOUR SEARCH

WHEN MY TRUSTY old leather hiking boots gave up the ghost recently, I made a decision to try and leave behind my old way of thinking in regards to a replacement…

IN 1966, A DRIVEN young climber (the late Douglas Tompkins) tired of scavenging for quality gear from mail order and army surplus, took a few thousand dollars a…

Reviews

EACH YEAR, MANUFACTURERS bring out new technology that is applied to everything from socks and shoes to packs and, in case of The North Face, outer shell jacket…

Reviews

The North Face have just released their Ventrix series of jackets, which are said to keep you warm when you’re stationary, but cool when you’re active. The Outd…

EXPLORATION IS FINDING the thing we love and relentlessly pursuing it. It's pushing the boundaries of our physical and creative self-expression. The North Face…

WE'RE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE the recipient of the annual AG Outdoor/The North Face Adventure Grant – 34-year-old Lucy Barnard, in support of her goal to become the…

AIMED SQUARELY AT "the core mountaineering and climbing community", The North Face's AW16 Summit Series collection – relaunched and rebooted for the first time…

OUTER SHELLS ARE one of the must-pack items of equipment; whether windy, wet or cold conditions, an outer shell is going to keep you warmer, dryer and safer. As…

Adventure

A relaxing Christmas lunch sparked an idea that won this team winning The North Face/AGO Adventure Grant. IT WAS CHRISTMAS 2012. Erin and I were spread across o…

Destinations

Paron Death in the mountains comes quickly, unannounced… just boom and you’re gone. Boom! A cornice falls from above, hits you and you’re gone. That’s what we l…

Guides

There’s something so relaxing about listening to rain on a tent, when you are warm, snug and dry inside. But a leaky tent seam can quickly turn this tranquil ex…

Guides

You've packed your gear, first-aid kit, your snacks and you're ready to go! Hold up though, because adding a DIY repair kit can save you a headache out in the f…

Guides

YOU KNOW AN adventure sport is booming when it makes the New York Times. This year, the newspaper featured first the king – Spaniard Kilian Jornet – and then th…

Guides

Huw Kingston muses on some of the things that go into organising an expedition, using his yearlong journey around the Mediterranean by kayak, foot, ocean rowboa…

WHEN MY NIECE, Isabel, recently enrolled in the Duke Of Edinburgh’s International Award (DOE) it provided the perfect opportunity to assist in kitting her out f…