Author Topic: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?  (Read 30516 times)

Owen

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #15 on: 20:27:16, 06/09/16 »
Not very exciting, a new spoon.

snakehips

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #16 on: 20:33:22, 06/09/16 »
A suunto ambit 3 peak I absolutely love it  O0 O0
they say that 50 is the new 21 (fingers crossed)

Strider

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #17 on: 20:56:35, 06/09/16 »
A midge net.  Could have done with it last weekend!
Not all those who wander are lost

Sloth

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #18 on: 22:00:41, 06/09/16 »
Mini line locks for my power lizard.

Mel

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #19 on: 22:08:27, 06/09/16 »
Antihistamines and bite cream  :-[
No expense spared in pursuit of a bargain ;)

Ridge

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #20 on: 08:25:51, 07/09/16 »
Antihistamines and bite cream  :-[
Having a good time in Scotland Mel?
Over hill, over dale. Thorough brush, thorough brier....
I do wander every where

jimbob

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #21 on: 13:35:25, 07/09/16 »
Merrell Moab ventilators, to be broken in via canal paths, road walking and general use in readiness for next years Camino Frances.
Too little, too late, too bad......

sussamb

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #22 on: 14:33:49, 07/09/16 »
Won't take much breaking in, wore mine straight out of the box without issue  O0
Where there's a will ...

jimbob

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #23 on: 14:42:34, 07/09/16 »
Sussamb I've read some of your stuff. You are geet hard! I am not surprised you did'nt need to break in the shoes. ;)
I am in awe of the stuff you have done.  :)

By the way the gps stuff you sent me for the pennine way was fantastic. I give public thanks. O0

Have you done the CaminoFrances or is there too much road walking for you?

Too little, too late, too bad......

sussamb

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #24 on: 14:53:17, 07/09/16 »
Nah never walked it. As you said, too much road walking  ;)

Glad the GPX route proved useful  O0
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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #25 on: 15:00:17, 07/09/16 »
Montane Featherlite Down Jacket.


I've been toying with the idea of an insulated jacket for about a year but couldn't find one that seemed to fit my shape quite right, went into Go Outdoors at the weekend and saw it was on sale, hadn't even spotted the jacket before for some reason. Fits me perfect and was on sale so got a bit of money off, was obviously just meant to be!

Hedgetrimmer

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #26 on: 17:41:40, 07/09/16 »
Won't take much breaking in, wore mine straight out of the box without issue  O0


Agree. I'm on my 2nd pair, comfortable from the start.

jimbob

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #27 on: 18:44:26, 07/09/16 »
Just been out for just over 4 miles around the town in the new Merrells. Sussamb & Hedgetrimmer are correct they seem to be well fitting from the word go.
Too little, too late, too bad......

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #28 on: 18:50:56, 07/09/16 »
Montane Featherlite Down Jacket.


I've been toying with the idea of an insulated jacket for about a year but couldn't find one that seemed to fit my shape quite right, went into Go Outdoors at the weekend and saw it was on sale, hadn't even spotted the jacket before for some reason. Fits me perfect and was on sale so got a bit of money off, was obviously just meant to be!


Pretty much everyone looks like they've just been heavily eating for several days wearing those, even if you are stick thin, I wouldn't worry about it.

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Re: What's Your Latest Walking Kit Purchase?
« Reply #29 on: 19:51:36, 07/09/16 »
A new map  :D
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