My top mountaineering tips!

Get outside and get moving. Adventures won’t come along sitting in front of the computer, get your body moving and get outside. Learn how to navigate! Every adventure in the mountains will require some degree of navigation, sometimes it’s just a glance at the map, but occasionally you will need the ability to navigate in horrendous weather and have the … Continue reading

Earthquake Relief Update – Two Years On…

On Saturday, April 25th, 2015 a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal. Almost 9,000 people were killed and over 220,000 men, women and children were in desperate need of shelter, food and medical attention. The Sherpa Adventure Gear, Paldorje Education Foundation (PEF) – Earthquake Relief Fund was established immediately after the earthquake. We believe that the keys to long term recovery are creating stronger … Continue reading

Become a Sherpa Ambassador…

Ready for the next adventure? We’re looking for someone who is passionate about new adventures and even more passionate talking about them. Our new Brand Ambassador can either be a dedicated mountaineer, outdoor enthusiast or someone who enjoys travelling and adventures.  We want you to tackle each adventure with the right gear so you can take on any challenge this … Continue reading

5 Things You Should Know About Cross Country Walking

    Training is Important Allow yourself some time to build up your fitness by developing a training routine. Depending on the route you choose, you may experience various terrains, difficult hikes and long periods of walking without any opportunity for a rest. Get walking for at least 30 minutes every day to increase fitness levels and add in a … Continue reading

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Department Focus: Sherpa Menswear

At Sherpa Adventure Gear, we are specialists in outdoor clothing and know the importance of having high quality clothes during outdoor activities. Whether it’s alpine trekking, mountaineering, cross country walking or even relaxing around a campfire, you can rely on us to provide you with the perfect kit to suit your trip. Our extensive menswear department includes t-shirts, baselayers and … Continue reading

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Top 5 Treks in Nepal

Important factors to consider when deciding where to take your next trip in Nepal should be popularity of the area, duration of the proposed trek route, trek style and pricing. Take a look at our top five treks in Nepal for trekking destination inspiration. Manaslu Circuit Trek Days: 11-22 Difficulty: Hard The route considered to be one of the best … Continue reading

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Sherpa Handknit Sweaters: Made With Love

At Sherpa Adventure we place huge importance on providing Sherpa people with a creative and commercial outlet, not only supporting them but encouraging them in their business endeavours. Our range of handknit sweaters for men and women is the perfect example of this, and the results are utterly impressive with beautifully woven fair isle and Aztec inspired designs, all made … Continue reading

Department Focus: Sherpa Womenswear

At Sherpa Adventure Gear we have an impressive range of womenswear for keen adventurers and outdoor lovers. Create an entire outfit or pick individual pieces to fit with your personal style. We design our clothing with active people in mind, so you’ll find some brilliant fabric technology and designs in our womenswear collection to improve performance, enhance comfort and provide … Continue reading

Getting Fit for Mountain Climbing / Adventuring

Planning a mountain climb or an expedition can feel like a huge task, but it’s one that should definitely start with improving your physical fitness. Remember – there’s no getting off when the going gets tough on the side of a mountain! Being at your fitness peak can make it easier on yourself for the duration of your trip. Whether … Continue reading

The Best Climbing Movies of the 21st Century

Plenty of action, a thrilling sense of danger and added tension are all attributes of what makes a fantastic adventure film. Here are our best picks of the climbing and mountaineering themed films of the 21st century so far. ‘North Face’ (2008) Set in 1936 in Nazi Germany, this is a suspense packed adventure film focusing on two German climbers … Continue reading