In all I managed a respectable 31 nights out wild camping in 2015, in a mix of sublime and atrocious weather, at locations from high mountain vistas to a sand dune bivvy. Most of these were spent in a trusty favourite, my Tarptent Notch. But I also managed to squeeze in the odd night in my old Hilleberg Akto, a MLD Cuben Duomid, Trekkertent Stealth and a tarp. Here’s a montage of some of last years wild camps. Continue reading
Trekkertent Stealth with single front pole
If you’ve read my last post giving a positive initial review of the Trekkertent Stealth tent, then you will know that one of the only things I’d like to do is to improve the access. The best solution would be to see if the STEALTH could be used with a front ‘A’ frame set-up.
Well Marc at Trekkertent came up trumps with the quickest show of customer service I’ve yet witnessed. Continue reading
Earlier this summer I took the plunge and purchased a tent from a new UK cottage industry company, Trekkertent.
It’s too early to give a full review based on extensive use, but after a few nights out with her in the Lake District and Pennines I thought I’d do a quick initial review. So far I’m impressed with what I see and it’s a great start for this new company. Continue reading