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Gift Your Gear, Rohan Stories

Gift Your Gear Help Young People GET Outdoors

Gift Your Gear Help Young People GET Outdoors

Make Your Kit Count You can buy packs recycled from discarded nylon fishing nets, plastic telemark ski boots crafted from the oil of castor plants, no-stink bodywear knitted with yak wool, and surfboards laid up with hemp…

10/09/2017 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan Flashback

Hillary & Tenzing Reach Everest Summit 11:30am May 29th 1953

Hillary & Tenzing Reach Everest Summit 11:30am May 29th 1953

On 29th May 1953, Edmund Hillary and his climbing partner Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers to achieve the impossible by reaching the summit of Mount Everest. “we didn’t know if it was humanly possible to reach the top…

29/05/2016 × 3 comments

Rohan Flashback

Rohan History – “Exploding with ideas”

Rohan History – “Exploding with ideas”

From the Rohantime archive first published on Rohantime 2012. ‘You see those walkers on the Pennine Way? Well one day they won’t be wearing Levis jeans but our trousers. We shall call them Bags’ – Paul and Sarah Howcroft

08/03/2016 × 2 comments

Rohan Time

2014 Year of the People – Special Moments

2014 Year of the People – Special Moments

2014 has been all about the people, old friends and new peppered with some very special moments. Looking back now the original motivation for Rohantime was all about the Rohan community. This year has been exactly that.

21/12/2014 × 0 comments

Rohan News

Clare, Sarah And Bertha On The Dales Way

Clare, Sarah And Bertha On The Dales Way

Ramblings this week on BBC Radio 4, Clare Balding walking and talking with Sarah Howcroft, co founder of Rohan and outdoor clothing entrepreneur listen now on demand BBC Radio 4 Ramblings

17/09/2014 × 4 comments

Rohan Flashback

A Truly Special Day At Rohan Keswick

A Truly Special Day At Rohan Keswick

We only really had it confirmed at the very end of April that Peter Habeler would definitely be able to make it in store, during the Keswick Mountain Festival. This meant there was a flurry of activity, to get everything ready for his visit

29/05/2014 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

Some Days Are Very Special… A Day To Remember

Some Days Are Very Special… A Day To Remember

Some days are very special. To be recorded and remembered. This Saturday was one of them. Weather fantastic hot sun and blue sky all day, The Keswick Mountain festival was in full swing in a wonderful setting on the shores…

25/05/2014 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

Mountain Festival Season gets underway in Buxton

Mountain Festival Season gets underway in Buxton

Last weekend the town of Buxton hosted the Buxton Adventure Festival. Heaston Events launched the festival last year, it was very popular and this year has proved to be even more so. They promised ‘a celebration of adventure…

08/11/2013 × 0 comments

Gift Your Gear, Rohan Shops

Gift Your Gear at your nearest Rohan Shop – Make a difference

Gift Your Gear at your nearest Rohan Shop – Make a difference

Gift Your Gear pass on usable outdoor clothing you no longer use or need to someone who can use it. Have you got outdoor gear you no longer want or use? That fleece top you wore for a bit but never seem to use anymore or those trousers that

30/03/2013 × 0 comments