Journal

Journal

  • Nov282016
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    Christmas Order Deadlines 2016

    Our Christmas order deadlines have come and gone, but what does this mean if you order a bag now?...

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  • Nov232016
    Article

    Collections: Vanlife

    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
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    Adventure Diaries: Ardtornish

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

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  • Nov182016
    Article

    Trakke Christmas Gift Guide

    We all want to make an impression with our Christmas Gifts. The trouble is, some people are tough to...

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  • Nov152016
    Article

    Online Accessory Retailer of the Year

    On Sunday, we attended the Herald Fashion Awards 2016. We’d been shortlisted for 5 categories, and we were ecstatic...

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  • Nov112016
    Article

    In The Wild: October

    What can we say, folks? Your photos from October have been brilliant. With the keen eye of our customers,...

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  • Oct182016
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    Adventures with Canopy & Stars

    Early in October, we teamed up with Canopy & Stars for a weekend exploring Scotland from a fresh perspective....

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  • Oct182016
    Article

    A Weekend Escape to Glen Etive

    We love weekends, and when we’re looking to escape the city for a night or two, Glen Etive is...

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  • Oct142016
    Article

    5 of the Coolest Places to Stay in Scotland.

    Hitting the trails with a flask and a sandwich, exploring the unknown with good company and adventuring across paths...

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  • Oct112016
    Article

    Thank You, Summer. You Were Great.

    The time of year has come when the nights start closing in on the days. Before we know it...

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  • Oct102016
    Article

    The Whangie & the Mysterious Cage

    About a thirty minute drive out of Glasgow lies Queens View – otherwise known as the Whangie. It’s one...

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  • Sep292016
    Article

    In the Wild: September

    It always makes our day to receive photos of our bags out in the wild. You guys are the...

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  • Sep162016
    Trakke banana bumbag carried by girl running up stairs in kelvingrove park, Glasgow
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    5 Ways To Make Your Running Route Awesome

    Running on a treadmill has it’s merits but ultimately it’s a lot more rewarding to get outside. Taking in...

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  • Sep092016
    • Carryology store with bags displayed on walls and plinths
    • Trakke stockist Carryology store, melbourne
    • Trakke in Carryology store opening event, with groups of people gathered
    • Carryology store, people looking at bags
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    Stockist: Carryology Store

    We’re excited to announce that we’re now stocked at the Carryology Store in Fitzroy, Australia. Originally formed as a...

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  • Sep082016
    • trakke gask tool roll review banton frameworks
    • Trakke gask tool roll with tool and glasses. Banton Frame works review
    • Banton Framework review Trakke Gask Tool Roll - Portrait of Banton team
    Article

    Gask Tool Roll: Banton Frameworks

    Making eyewear is fiddly work. Our talented friends at Banton Frameworks used to keep their tools in an old...

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  • Sep012016
    A girl backpacking in a remote, misty landscape in Norway.
    Article

    In the Wild: Adventure Unknown

    We recently caught up with friends of Trakke, Mel and Ben, who left their home in Glasgow on an...

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  • Sep012016
    • A remote road on the North Coast 500
    • Driving a Land Rover around the North Coast 500 in Scotland
    • Following the North Coast 500 route through Sutherland, Scotland.
    • The wooden walkway inside Smoo Cave
    • Sunset at Dunnet Head, Scotland in a Landrover Discovery 4x4
    • A Landrover on a remote road in Sutherland, Scotland.
    • Stoer Lighthouse, Scotland
    • Sheep on a road
    • The sun setting behind the Cuillins on the Isle of Skye
    • A sign on the roadside made with a tyre painted with
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    North Coast 500 Roadtrip

    With cheap flights becoming ever more prolific, it’s easy to forget that there’s a world of hidden gems right...

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  • Aug102016
    A girl wears a buff scarf over her face to avoid a cloud of midges flying around her head.
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    Beat the Midge

    The arch nemesis of every Scottish adventurer is the dreaded Midge. Yes, they’re tiny…and yes, they’re harmless – but...

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