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Nick at Rohan Woodbridge – One man and his Gilet(s)

Nick at Rohan Woodbridge – One man and his Gilet(s)

It is fair to say that I am a fan of gilets. I think everyone should have at least one if not more. Gilets come in two basic varieties. One type keeps your core warm and the other has numerous pockets…

28/09/2017 × 2 comments

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The History of Rohan Airlight Fabric

The History of Rohan Airlight Fabric

The History of Rohan Airlight I am often asked questions about early Rohan. The how, what, where, when and why that underpin most articles with founders of long established companies. During the course of these interviews…

21/09/2017 × 8 comments

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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.

14/09/2017 × Comments are Disabled

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Oldest and Newest Outdoor Gear?

Oldest and Newest Outdoor Gear?

What’s Your Newest and Oldest Outdoor Gear? I was asked this question last week. I had to think about the answer for a while. Newest: Easy some Nikwax Cotton Proof for my vintage Rohan Pampas.

08/09/2017 × 8 comments

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From the blogs – A Short History of Changabang

From the blogs – A Short History of Changabang

The latest post in our from the blogs series on Rohantime features a story from Mountain Heritage Trust… A Short History of Changabang British ascents of Changabang After the 1950s and 1960s when all the 8000m peaks…

18/08/2017 × 0 comments

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Interested in the history of UK Outdoor Gear?

Interested in the history of UK Outdoor Gear?

Interested in the history of outdoor gear? The Rohantime Gallery contains a collection of early Rohan Catalogues. Below are just a selection, one click on each image will take you to that catalogue.

10/08/2017 × 0 comments

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Chris Townsend Pacific Crest Trail Gear in 1982

Chris Townsend Pacific Crest Trail Gear in 1982

The latest post in our from the blogs series features an article by Chris Townsend… Pacific Crest Trail Gear in 1982 … and what I’d take now Chris looks back on the kit he took for his trip in 1982

08/08/2017 × 0 comments

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Rohantime Update The Trotter Story

Rohantime Update The Trotter Story

Way back in 2013 we reported a wonderful pair of Trotters have found a new home in the unique Rohan Originals Collection in Rohan Keswick. We are really pleased to report Trotters have taken centre stage in Rohan Keswick…

05/07/2017 × 0 comments

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The History of Rohan Classico – The Story

The History of Rohan Classico – The Story

Rohan Classico – The Story “Whether the destination is Everest or Eaton Square, the goal an impossible climb or hard fought-for contract, Rohan Daywear backs up adventurous spirit with the confidence which only well designed…

30/06/2017 × 1 comment