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Showing posts from January, 2015

Business as Usual during Cuddy Bridge Closure

There are major roadworks in the centre of Peebles scheduled to begin on Monday 26th January and lasting for up to 4 weeks (though we've got everything crossed that they will be over and done within a shorter time period)
The Cuddy Bridge will be shut to vehicles from the bottom of Elcho Street Brae to the mini-roundabout at the end of the High Street. We've been assured that pedestrian access will be available at all times.
If you are coming in to Peebles from Edinburgh, Galashiels or the south side of the river you will be able to reach either the East Station Car Park or Kingsmeadows Car Park by the normal routes but you can expect much heavier traffic at some of the junctions.
The fun starts if you are approaching the town from the west with a substantial diversion around the Old Town in place (marked in red on the map) We've been advised that access in to Greenside Car Park will be maintained from the foot of Elcho Street Brae but if you're here for a leisurely vi…

Jetboil Flash stove £80 in Harrogate

If you follow our facebook page you might have spotted that the Harrogate store has a great deal on the Jetboil Flash stove at £80 (RRP £105) In vibrant Peridot Green, the 1L Flux ring cooking cup has an insulated cosy with colour change heat-indicator. Most compatible 100g gas cartridges will fit inside the cup for storage and the cartridge tripod stabiliser is included. The automatice ignition is protected by the newly designed burner so it is less likely to get damaged in transit than can sometimes be the case with automatic ignitions

Lowe Alpine Sale Highlights in the Peebles Store

For a limited period the Peebles Store has 20% off our range of Lowe Alpine Packs. From commuting, to back-packing, hill walking to mountaineering- whatever your bag, there's a pack to suit. Here are the highlights:
Air Zone ND 32 was £75 now £60 Available in Men's and Women's models the Air Zone's are classic Lowe Alpine Packs with a ventilated back system
Cloud Peak 35 was £55 now £45 A simple uncluttered hiking pack that's robust yet still lightweight
Axiom Elbrus 65:75 was £120 now £95 Featuring the Axiom back system that's explained in the video below Elbrus is an ideal pack for backpacking trips or global travel and an absolute bargain at under £100

D1-V01 Axiom Intro.mp4 from Lowe Alpine on Vimeo.
Helix 22 was £45 now £36 Bringing Lowe Alpine quality and design to every day life, the Helix 22 is at home on the street, in the park or on the hill whoever is carrying it Peak Attack 42 was £70 now £55 An amazing price for a classic single-compartment mountain…