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Gift Your Gear Spring  – Where does your gear go?

Gift Your Gear Spring – Where does your gear go?

“I love the ponies. I didn’t think I could do any of this, I didn’t want to do it.  Now I don’t want it to stop.” Last year Gift Your Gear helped Fresh Tracks with some super outdoor clothing donated in the Rohan Shops. We have been able to do the […]

26/04/2017 × 0 comments

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New Arrivals Update Rohan Spring 2017

New Arrivals Update Rohan Spring 2017

We are featuring on Rohantime a selection of stand out Spring 2017 New Arrivals. New Arrivals Update Spring 2017 – The Pilkington Hat New Arrivals Update Spring 2017 – Assignment Jacket New Arrivals Update – Rohan Elite Jacket New Arrivals Update Spring 2017 – Transit Jacket New Arrivals Update Spring […]

26/04/2017 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

Rohan Jekyll and Hyde  – The First Rohan Windshirt System

Rohan Jekyll and Hyde – The First Rohan Windshirt System

The windshirt underpinned the very early lightweight, windproof upper body clothing system that Rohan pioneered. The very first windshirt Rohan Hyde had many reincarnations over its short life 1980 -1984.

26/04/2017 × Comments are Disabled

Gift Your Gear, Rohan Time

Gift Your Gear Spring 2017 – Where does your gear go?

Gift Your Gear Spring 2017 – Where does your gear go?

It’s always good to see Gift Your Gear donations on their way to new homes. It’s especially good to see the gear being used by groups involved in different outdoor activities. The first boxes have started to arrive for Gift Your Gear…

25/04/2017 × 3 comments

Rohan Stories

From the blogs: Going Solo

From the blogs: Going Solo

The latest post in our from the blogs series features a recent article from Chris Townsend looking deeper into… Why solo walking and camping? What makes going alone special? Read more Going Solo Chris also did an interview on Solo Hill Walking for the BMC – One’s company. The joy of solo hill […]

24/04/2017 × 0 comments

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The Ramblers – Big Welsh Walk 6th May

The Ramblers – Big Welsh Walk 6th May

Explore Wales on foot this May with the Big Welsh Walk. As part of the Ramblers’ 80th anniversary celebrations, this year’s Big Welsh Walk will be bigger than ever!  The Big Welsh Walk has something for everyone to enjoy. Read more about Big Welsh Walk Read more about Rohan in Wales […]

23/04/2017 × 0 comments

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From the blogs – Urban Walking

From the blogs – Urban Walking

The latest post in our from the blogs series features an article first published at the beginning of the year by Ramblers Talk of the Town A new vision for greener, accessible, walker-friendly towns and cities could revolutionise urban life. – Ramblers Today, over 80% of people in the UK live in […]

22/04/2017 × 0 comments

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Gift Your Gear at Rohan Spring 17 Outdoor Gear Function and Form

Gift Your Gear at Rohan Spring 17 Outdoor Gear Function and Form

There are very few opportunities that offer a visual overview of used outdoor clothing history, longevity and style. Gift Your Gear The BIG Sort offers all that and more. Many thousands of outdoor garments from hundreds of brands made over the last 40 + years offers a rare insight for […]

22/04/2017 × 0 comments

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New Snowdonia Outdoor Festival 11th-13th August

New Snowdonia Outdoor Festival 11th-13th August

 Good News. Plans have been announced for a brand new summer outdoor festival named the Snowdonia Outdoor Festival (SOF) in North Wales The Snowdonia Outdoor Festival – or Gwyl Awyr Agored Eryri – will run from 11th-13th August, situated on the banks of Bala Lake (Llyn Tegid) in Gwynedd. The […]

22/04/2017 × 0 comments