Gear check with Roisin Finlay

Gear check with Roisin Finlay View Gallery

Light, good quality gear is a firm favourite with people on the move. Here are three great items which fall into that category.

Offering the lightness and feel of a running shoe, The North Face Hedgehog Fastpack Lite GTX (€130) is for the hiker who wants to move fast and doesn’t want weighty boots. These waterproof shoes have a midsole which aims for the perfect balance between support and cushioning. The uppers are made from waterproof, breathable Gore-Tex and come in men’s and women’s styles.

Available from or order through Great Outdoors, Dublin 2; Cotswold Outdoor,...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription


For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription


For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription


For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post