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Trail Running in Snowdonia.

I recently stopped at the excellent Tyn y Coed Hotel at Capel Curig and managed to sneak in a cheeky bit of fell running while I was there. Heading straight for the obvious choice, I decided on Moel Siabod. It is hard to miss it from Capel as it pokes its pointy summit head out [...]

By | November 17th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments

Running Backpacks

How do you choose the best running backpack for you? Our approach at Head to the Hills is always to take a look at what you want to use it for and what features would be most important to you before making a decision. If you intend to use a running rucksack for a number [...]

By | November 17th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments

Navigation Courses in the Lake District

Navigation in the Lake district Being outdoors on the hills and high fells is an exhilarating experience especially if you have planned your own route, have confidence in your gear and your map reading skills. You are free to explore and take in the vistas, safe in the knowledge that you know exactly where you [...]

By | November 17th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments

Leki Super Makalu Trekking Poles

We often get asked for 'Leki Super Makalu Trekking Poles' but to be honest...they don't exist any more. Well alright then they do, but the names have changed. You've probably coveted your trusty Leki poles for years, they have lasted a long time and they have been everywhere with you. But now you have decided [...]

By | November 17th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments

Ice Grips for Shoes and Boots

Ice Grips for Shoes and Boots Walking in Ice grippersTurn your winter boots, shoes or trainers into ice shoes with our ice grips for shoes. Our Artimate Ice Grippers are constructed from robust, freeze resistant rubber and stainless steel ice spikes. Available in a number of different styles to suit various winter conditions, our ice [...]

By | October 25th, 2011|Articles|0 Comments

The Leki Carbonlite Trekking Pole Reviews

Customer, Magazine and users reviews of the Leki Carbonlite Trekking poles. Leki Carbonlite Poles Win Outdoor Gear Awards Outdoor Gear of the Year Awards 2009, 1st Place... Leki Carbonlite Trekking Poles “Outdoor” magazine, Germany’s equivalent of “Trail” magazine, has awarded 1st place to the Leki Carbonlite pole in their Outdoor Gear of the Year Awards [...]

By | November 17th, 2010|Reviews|0 Comments

Leki Launch ‘Leki Speedlock’

LEKI, the market leader in trekking poles, has launched 'Speedlock' - a fast, simple and reliable locking mechanism. With the Speedlock, LEKI sets new standards in external locking mechanisms for trekking poles. The TÜV standard (German standard) of 60 kg is exceeded by far. A safety reserve, which can save lives. The locking force can [...]

By | March 25th, 2010|News|0 Comments