Latest hiking buyers-guides

The best hiking boots to buy in 2023: top tech for comfortable walks
The most popular hiking boots: best-selling boots for big days in the hills
Saucony Ride 15 review: wide-fitting wonder offers plenty of room for running improvements
The best women's lightweight hiking shoes and boots: tackle trails without the excess baggage
The best winter hiking boots: sturdy footwear designed for snow, ice and freezing conditions
The best women's winter walking trousers: keep on trekkin', whatever the weather
The best hiking socks: we pull up the best options for year-round walking
The best technical fleeces for women: embrace the cold
The best technical fleeces for men: beat the freeze with top fleece tech
Suunto 9 Peak Pro vs Garmin Fenix 7: the multi-sport nav masters go head-to-head
The best child and baby carriers for family hikes: bring baby along for the adventure
The best ultra-light, packable waterproof jackets: stay dry and fly on the trails
The best hiking clothing for mountain walking: we put the best to the test in the Scottish Highlands
The best winter jackets for kids: technical outers for the smallest adventurers
The most popular waterproof jackets: our pick of the best-selling rain protection reviewed and rated
The best winter hiking gloves: from lightweight hand warmers to rugged mountaineering gloves
The best base layers for hiking: the finest and most comfortable foundations for your layering system
The toughest trekking and hiking trousers: built to withstand the elements
Christmas gift ideas for hikers: the best adventure gear, apparel, accessories and books
Apple Watch Ultra  vs Garmin Fenix 7 Solar: the battle of the rugged outdoor smartwatches
The best outdoor GPS smartwatches: track your adventures with the finest and most durable smartwatches
The best waterproof jackets: our pick of the finest options for battling the elements
The best compact cameras for hiking and travel: diminutive digital cameras for landscape lovers
The best daypacks for hiking: lightweight backpacks for day-long adventures
The best trekking poles: stride on with newfound freedom with our guide to the finest poles
The best hiking backpacks: bulletproof backpacks for all your essential items
The best lightweight trekking backpacks: weight off your shoulders, speed at your heels
The best moisture wicking layers: warm, breathable and high-performing base layers
The best camera backpacks: hiking and trek-proof bags for protecting precious photographic kit
The best cool boxes: hard and soft bags for chilled out summer getaways
Best insulated water bottle 2022: stainless steel vessels for hot and cold drinks
Mountain equipment: the best kit and tech for winter adventures in the hills