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The Bags Price Index – Iconic Rohan Bags

The Bags Price Index – Iconic Rohan Bags

Rohan Bags – The original multi-functional outdoor trousers Rohan Bags Price Index – tracking the price of a pair of Rohan Bags. What was your first item of Rohan Clothing and where did you buy it?

07/02/2016 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

Where did you buy your first Rohan?

Where did you buy your first Rohan?

Idle surfing looking for the name of an independent outdoor shop in Burnley in mid 1970’s prompted by a recent comment on a post on Rohantime first published February 2009… The 1st Rohan Garment Trying to recall the name of the…

04/01/2016 × 15 comments

Rohan Stories

Gold Bags Old Friends

Gold Bags Old Friends

Have you noticed the new Bags colour in the Spring Summer 2015 collection? The iconic Rohan Bags are the original multi-functional outdoor trousers and the blueprint for all contemporary travel trousers.

18/10/2015 × 2 comments

Rohan Flashback

Next to Skin – The 1st ‘No Shrink. No Stink’ Bodywear

Next to Skin – The 1st ‘No Shrink. No Stink’ Bodywear

Warren McLaren has taken a detailed look at Rohan’s ground-breaking next-to-the-skin garments made of Dunova, a modified acrylic fibre from Bayer that first came to the market in the early 1980’s.

10/09/2015 × 2 comments

Rohan Outdoor Clothing

Don’t you just love the Rohan ‘D’ Ring?

Don’t you just love the Rohan ‘D’ Ring?

Rohan and the D ring have been together for a long time. First used on Rohan Bags prototypes in the late 1970’s. These went all over the world with the Alpinists that tested so much of the early Rohan gear.

31/08/2015 × 2 comments

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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

Milton Keynes – Don’t You Just Love It

Milton Keynes – Don’t You Just Love It

Milton Keynes is having a special day this week. The 3rd annual #LoveMK Day on Thursday 30 April 2015. The aim of the day is to promote and harness the pride that many people have in their city. Come and spend some time with us in our city of dreams.

28/04/2015 × 1 comment

Rohan Flashback

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?

03/04/2015 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan Flashback

What’s the oldest piece of outdoor gear you still use?

What’s the oldest piece of outdoor gear you still use?

What’s the oldest piece of outdoor gear you own that you still use today? Might be a rucksack, a tent, boots, stove, waterproof jacket or other clothing. Lets try and find the oldest gear still in use today. Not just Rohan any brand.

11/01/2015 × 11 comments