Expert Advice

Let our expert team guide you on getting the gear for you next camping, hiking, off-road or watersport adventure. Get expert advice on gear choices, tips & tricks, care guides and check lists for packing and travel.

A Guide For The Ultimate Potjie: Sizing, Cleaning & Caring And Cooking

A traditional potjie makes for the perfect, versatile outdoor meal. Use our expert guide and tips below to choose the perfect size when you purchase, clean and care for your potjie and learn to master cooking temperatures and pressure. Read more

10 Must-have Outdoor Cooking Gear

See what our experts suggest are the top 10 must-have cooking tools, utensils and gear to take on your next outdoor adventure. Read more

4 Outdoor Date Ideas

Perhaps love is the greatest adventure. There is no better way to celebrate than in the great outdoors. Here are 4 ways to add adventure to any outdoor date. Read more

Gear Review: Hi-Tec Technical Clothing & Footwear

Hi-Tec has always been your foot’s best friend. Now, their incredible range of purpose-built technical apparel for men and women extends the love to the rest of your body. Read more

How to Correctly Look After Your First Ascent Down Jacket

Caring for your First Ascent Down Jacket correctly can ensure you stay insulated and warm for many years of adventures in tough weather! Follow these useful instructions for the best way to maximize the lifespan of this fundamental piece of apparel! Read more

How to watch TV during Load Shedding

Don't let load shedding stop you from enjoying your favorite TV shows or working on your computer with our helpful guide on how to setup your own power supply. Read more

How to Clean Your First Ascent Sleeping Bag

With regular care, the correct storage and thorough cleaning, you can maximize the lifespan of your First Ascent sleeping bag and sleep comfortably for all the adventures you have planned ahead! Read more

5 Tips for Pitching Your New First Ascent Hiking Tent

The First Ascent tent range has been expertly designed, and performance tested in varying conditions to ensure reliable shelter. Here are a few of our best tips to keep in mind when pitching your tent. Read more

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