Monday June 1, 2020

Gear check with Roisin Finlay

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

22nd February, 2015
The North Face Hedgehog Fastpack Lite GTX

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,...

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