Author archive for Trakke

  • Mar242017
    A man wearing the Arkaig pack proposes to his girlfriend on a wet and windy hike on Conic Hill in Scotland
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    In The Wild: March

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    Here are our favourite shots you’ve shared this month. Spring is around the corner and this is just the...

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  • Mar172017
    A small, blue glacier floats in calm waters as the CALVE research team passes by
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    Adventure Diaries: Greenland, Part 3

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    The 3rd and final instalment of Alex Ingle‘s expedition journal of his time out in Greenland. During the 3...

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  • Mar102017
    Trakke ambassador, Alex Ingle, sits at the edge of his tent on the open, rocky terrain where they have made camp and rests his feet on his Assynt 17
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    Adventure Diaries: Greenland, Part 2

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    We dip back into the journal of photographer/filmmaker, Alex Ingle, from his ‘CALVE‘ research expedition to Greenland where he...

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  • Feb232017
    Alex Ingle, Trakke ambassador, stands on a rock overlooking the fjords, mountains, and rocky landscape in front of him. He is wearing a blue Assynt 17, to which he has strapped his drone.
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    Adventure Diaries: Greenland, Part 1

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    Alex Ingle is a glaciologist turned photographer/filmmaker who specialises in marine research expeditions. Most recently he joined the ‘CALVE’...

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  • Feb212017
    Customer shot in Falkirk, Scotland, of a man holding a camera and wearing a blue Assynt 17
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    In The Wild: February

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    These 5 photos of customers “In The Wild” will have you planning your next trip in a heartbeat. This...

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  • Feb212017
    a man reclined leaning against a backpack watching the sunset over a fjord and mountain
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    Meet the Trakke Pack

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    We love getting out in the wild here at Trakke, but sometimes it can be hard to juggle work...

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  • Jan012017
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    2016 Redux

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    2016 was a pretty big year for us here at Trakke Basecamp. The sewing machines have been humming, the...

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  • Dec122016
    • A decorated Christmas tree stands at the entrance of the 2016 Trakke Christmas market near the backpack display
    • The Trakke-designed timber and canvas yurt is decorated for a photo booth at the 2016 Christmas Market
    • Customers look the Trakke display at the 2016 Christmas market
    • A black canvas yurt is set up with a sign that says "Trakke" and a second sign advertising mulled wine
    • Aerial view of the 2016 Trakke Christmas market, featuring Hilary Grant, Kestin Hare, and Dear Green coffee
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    Customs & Excise Christmas Market

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    This Christmas, we packed away our sewing machines, pulled out the fairy lights and invited some of our favourite...

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  • Nov232016
    A handmade, wooden sign has been painted white and reads,
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    Collections: Vanlife

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    Let’s be honest. We’ve all dreamt of packing our bags, hitting the road and living the Vanlife. It’s the...

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  • Nov222016
    • A man wearing a blue Assynt 17 crosses a boggy field on a log in the Scottish Highlands
    • A woman stands on a large, low branch of a tree while wearing a red Fingal Trakke backpack and a limited edition Trakke beanie called the Lunan
    • A small group of hikers walk along a wet, forest trail while wearing weather proof Trakke bags of varying styles
    • The Ardtornish Castle stands tall among the dark, marshy woods
    • A man wearing a blue Assynt 17 backpack climbs through heather on a cliff near Ardtornish Estate
    • One of the Ardtornish houses sits nestled within the tall trees, smoke rising from the chimney
    • A hillside shot of a river valley near Ardtornish estate
    • 3 hikers wearing weatherproof Trakke bags stand overlooking a loch after an afternoon rain
    • A cargo ship makes for the dock on still waters on Loch Aline
    • 5 hikers wearing Trakke packs jump for a photo
    • A wet pair of shoes sit next to a fire burning in a brick fireplace next to a red, water resistant Fingal backpack
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    Adventure Diaries: Ardtornish

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    Another week means another weekend. Eagerly we packed up the Landy and made a beeline for the A82, the...

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