News — Hill Walking

We are moving

Posted by Jason Degnan on

Our facebook followers will already know the gossip, however if you do not follow our facebook page, then you might not know... We have taken the decision to relocate our Polkemmet store. Our plan is to close the doors at the end of may, and move into even more amazing premises to create a much better shopping experience for our customers. So what do we have in mind? Well we are looking at two options 1)move onto the high street - allowing us to be more accessible for everyone 2) move into a large industrial unit - allowing us to...

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Back Country Suvival - Winter Expedition Meet

Posted by Jason Degnan on

What better way to kick start 2017 that to climb one of the highest munros in the cairngorms. Jason from RJ Bushcraft joined up with Neil Foote from back country survival for a jolly up the hills, bit of winter skills practise, night in a bothy and the potential to sleep in a snow hole above 4000ft on Ciste Mhearaidh. Jason decided to take a friend along with him, who has never been up a hill before. Best to leave the rest of the blog to Jason to explain. From the minute we arrived at the BCS bothy we were greeted...

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