Review: Peak Finder AR app

I recently included Peak Finder in my 5 must have apps for hill walkers but I feel the app deserves a review of its own. As cliched as it sounds, it's definitely a must have app if you use your smartphone whilst out on the hills. Peak Finder gives you a  360° panoramic view identifying mountains …

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Review: Suunto Core All Black watch

I always quite liked the idea of owning a watch that told me what height I was at. But the price of these watches put me off. I ended up buying a Casio Twin Sensor Compass watch, which I can't complain about, it's an excellent watch. But it lacks the altimeter. I finally made the decision to get an altimeter watch and the brand Sunnto would …

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Review: CNF Outdoors (aka Sherwood Leisure)

If you're reading this blog, then I hope you haven't bought anything from a company called CNF ( If you haven't, then don't. If you have, please read on.  (The business also trades under After a Google search on a particular make and model of sleeping bag, I purchased a bag from CNF for …

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