Archive for June, 2015

Rohan Stories

The Labrador Wild Man and Rohan in Canada

The Labrador Wild Man and Rohan in Canada

Hi Rohantime from Goose Bay, Labrador, Canada. I first found Rohan in 1985 in a magazine, and sent away for the catalogue a week later. I received a small book style catalogue which I kept for years. I mail ordered the grey Bags, grey Hot Bags (Winter Bags) grey Olfio, […]

29/06/2015 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Don’t Forget The Hat – The Rohan Pilkington Hat

Don’t Forget The Hat – The Rohan Pilkington Hat

John Pilkington, long time friend of Rohan, has been described as “one of Britain’s greatest tellers of travellers’ tales”. In the 1980s and 1990s, after crossing the Himalayas on foot, he retraced the Silk Road across Asia and…

29/06/2015 × 0 comments

Rohan Shops

There’s a lot of Rohan in a Spark Top

There’s a lot of Rohan in a Spark Top

Rohan Spark Top is a reversible, insulated and lightweight pull-over design. If you’re a lightweight backpacker, cycle tourist or if you just like to travel light, the Spark Top is the perfect choice. News from Rohan Woodbridge Spark Jacket…

28/06/2015 × 1 comment

Rohan Stories

Rohan Long Preston – Cloudspotting Festival 24th-26th July

Rohan Long Preston – Cloudspotting Festival 24th-26th July

Cloudspotting Music and Arts Festival is planning to make its fifth birthday with another long weekend of music, arts and outdoor pursuits in the beautiful Forest of Bowland. This long summer weekend retreat deep in the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is supported by Arts Council England and the […]

27/06/2015 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

Chris Townsend – Rohan on the Continental Divide Trail (CDT)

Chris Townsend – Rohan on the Continental Divide Trail (CDT)

Chris Townsend reminded us that 30 years ago on the last day on May he started The Continental Divide Trail. A 3100 mile walk that would take him from the snowbound Northern Rockies to the deserts of New Mexico.

26/06/2015 × 3 comments

Rohan Stories

Celebrate The National Cycle Network 20 years old.

Celebrate The National Cycle Network 20 years old.

The National Cycle Network is now 20 years old. The National Cycle Network is Sustrans flagship project. Sustrans is the charity helping more people to walk and cycle. Sustrans was set up in Bristol in 1977 on the back of a vision to improve conditions for pedestrians and cyclists. By the early 90’s […]

25/06/2015 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Organising a summer event this year in The Lakes?

Organising a summer event this year in The Lakes?

If you’re organising a summer event this year in The Lakes, it may qualify for a ‘Discover Cumbria’ grant. The landscape charity Friends of the Lake District and Natural England have created a joint scheme enabling organisations, schools and groups to run innovative events or activities which encourage people and […]

25/06/2015 × 0 comments

Rohan Shops

Rohan Cheltenham – The Cheltenham Challenge 2015

Rohan Cheltenham – The Cheltenham Challenge 2015

On Sunday 21st June 2015 Annie from Rohan Cheltenham is doing the Cheltenham Challenge half marathon for Refuge a national charity for women and children who experience domestic violence.

25/06/2015 × 1 comment

Rohan Shops

Rohan Trentham and Friends do Hadrians Wall

Rohan Trentham and Friends do Hadrians Wall

Ian Fraser, Lesley Melville and Stefan Tierney from Rohan Trentham and friends do Hadrians Wall. Last year myself and some close friends decided to walk across Hadrians Wall for Douglas Macmillon and as it was so successful we decided to do it

24/06/2015 × 1 comment