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Guest Blog: OEX New Camping Range 2016


OEX stop by to give us a preview of their bumper 2016 offering 

After our debut year in 2015 and all the fantastic feedback provided by GO Outdoors customers, we’re back for 2016 with an even bigger range than before. Since last years launch we’ve been designing brand new kit in a bid to make OEX a one stop brand for wild campers and expedition participants. The new OEX range features upgraded tents, improved tents, brand new tents, cookware, sleeping bags, rucksacks clothing and more.

There’s so much in fact that we’re going to split this into parts, and in this part we’ll be taking a look at the new tents and camping gear.

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Ever thought of Wild Camping?


We take a look into camping off the beaten track. 

It’s a new year and one of our themes for 2012 is ‘Give it a GO’ where we want you to try your hand at a different outdoor activity. In this blog we’re going to take a look into the subject of wild camping and backpacking in the UK. While pitching a tent off the beaten path may sound like an easy task, there are some rules you will need to follow so as not to get into trouble. Read more

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An emotional expedition – Hannah Matthews


Hannah’s Duke of Edinburgh Experience

I was not new to camping and walking, but when it came to it my Duke of Edinburgh Gold expedition was more than just challenging, it was a life changing experience. I had never taken on any previous expeditions and was quite nervous as a direct entrant. Read more

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What a Birthday.. – Richard Alonzo


Richard’s Birthday trip to Dartmoor

I recently decided to celebrate my 50th birthday by trying my hand at wild camping on Dartmoor. Having managed to navigate my way down a congested M5 I finally arrived at Widecombe in the Moor and set off eager to test my kit. Read more

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