Fällkniven SK1 Jarl Bushcraft Survival Knife Review

The Fällkniven SK1 Jarl stands out from the crowd. Offering high end materials, gorgeous visuals and craftsmanship all in a premium package. The Jarl is the distinguished name given to this knife, one that inspires respect and reverence. Unlike more blunt instruments an SK1 Jarl is more at home on your belt or in the hand serving you like you were nobility. The language may be a little dramatic but the knife certainly deserves a little hyperbole as it is out of the ordinary. Read our full review to see if the SK1 Jarl is for you.

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Altberg Defender MOD Brown Hiking Boot Review

I ordered my first pair of Altberg Defender MOD Browns in late 2015 intending to replace my Scarpa SL’s. The Scarpa SL Activs experienced a lot of varying action and I brought two pairs of those Scarpas in total. It was through extended use that I came to really enjoy leather boots without a membrane. I found them to be more comfortable and indeed waterproof than previous Gore-Tex offerings. On the other hand the price of £240 (at time of print) was less desirable. I was going through a pair of these every year and after a while decided it was not worth it.

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Brecon Beacons East Section 3 Day Spring Tour

Going anywhere spontaneously in the UK by using public transport is a crime. It would seem the punishment is a hefty fine. With the train costing almost £100 to reach my destination I opted for the “budget bus” alternative. The Brecon Beacons East Section would serve my needs as a suitable backdrop for a spring time hike.

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