By

Chris
Introduction: The HPG Junction pack is a 22ltr top loading back pack with bare bones features to allow you to carry the basics into the hill for a day trek. It’s design is classic HPG and uses top shelf materials and production to create a bomb proof addition to your outdoor equipment. Dimensions: 17”x10”x5”  ...
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So, we recently ran a poll on our Instagram asking if you carried a dedicated GPS unit as a backup in your kit. The answers surprised us – 70% of those who responded actually said no.   Now we understand that those answering the poll may be just getting outdoors as a casual hobby, may...
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Well, why should you? In this day and age of same day delivery, an app for everything and a society ever reliant on tech why would you want to take a course in what some would say are old fashioned, unnecessary or out of date skills?   Whilst it’s true that thankfully the majority of...
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This weeks blog is a little bit more of a background into how Maddog Adventures came about, how the business whilst still relatively small has grown and what we are looking forward to in the future.   We’ve always all had a little adventure in us. Going back to around 2007, myself and Marc came...
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Following on from last weeks blog on get home and “Bug Out” bags, I’d like to share some of my thoughts and sensible preparations you can make when it comes to “Bugging In”. This isn’t a comprehensive guide on what to do by any means but it will hopefully give you an idea of what...
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What are they and do you need one? So, I’m assuming you read our piece on being prepared? If not go and take a look at that first… Ok so now we’ve convinced you that being prepared is sensible and were not going all “Doomsday Preppers” on you… if you’ve ever done a bit of...
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‘Adventure is not outside man; it is within’ – George Eliot   We are all familiar with the concept of excellence being a habit, that which we repeatedly do. The same can apply for an adventurous mindset. Inspired by the daily routines of entrepreneurs, athletes and military leaders, the following suggestions form the basis of a mindset...
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