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Rohan Bags – Yes You Can Rohan History

Rohan Bags – Yes You Can Rohan History

Early Rohan adverts displayed the character of Rohan in the early years. The Rohan Can advert has become a treasured part of Rohan Heritage. It was simple and dramatic and had the desired effect.

January 20, 2018 × Comments are Disabled

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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.

September 14, 2017 × Comments are Disabled

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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.

August 10, 2017 × 0 comments

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Rohan History circa 1975/76 – The Skipton Years

Rohan History circa 1975/76 – The Skipton Years

The second Rohan Catalogue 1975. Illustrating Rohan Striders and Salopettes. Replica of the Norfolk Jacket, part of a small range made for a made for a customer in Japan. The Starkhorn & Windlord Jacket also illustrated.

April 19, 2015 × 0 comments

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And Now for Something Completely Different

And Now for Something Completely Different

A closer look at a couple of Rohan classics Rohan Olfio and Rohan Sohao from the 1980’s. The development of both garments casts a light on early Rohan thinking. One last question: Where did the name Sohao come from?

April 3, 2015 × Comments are Disabled

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In the beginning there were Bags…

In the beginning there were Bags…

Our iconic Bags are the original multi-function outdoor trousers and the blueprint for all technical trekking and travel trousers. Everything in our clothing range and, whatever they may say, everyone else’s, owes something to their design.

February 2, 2013 × 0 comments

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Rohan Social Media c.1983

Rohan Social Media c.1983

The first edition of the Rohan Magazine called Tu Quo Que was published in 1983. It represented an attempt at meaningful communication between ourselves and our customers.

January 20, 2011 × 0 comments

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Was this the First Olfio?

Was this the First Olfio?

A Rohan tradition still going strong. It is not only Rohan Clothing that has a long tradition

January 31, 2010 × 4 comments

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History of Rohan Clothing

History of Rohan Clothing

Charting the history of iconic British outdoor clothing brands. The product heritage of British brands like, Rohan, Berghaus, Blacks of Greenock, Karrimor, Ultimate and Wintergear. Charting the evolution of outdoor gear

January 24, 2010 × 0 comments

A Lifetime of Journeys

Rohan – Back to the Future

Rohan – Back to the Future

Rohan’s ideas, fabrics and designs of the early 1970’s are now the norm in outdoor clothing. A reflection by Chris Townsend. Pacific Crest Trail and CDT with Chris Townsend

November 1, 2009 × 0 comments