Journal

Journal

  • Aug042017
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    Deception by Design: A Brief History of Camouflage

    From the embattled trenches that scarred French fields, though deep and dark jungles of the Vietnam war to the...

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  • Jul052017
    Article

    Hypermarket: Glasgow

    There’s a big old galvanisers yard next door to our workshop, and like a lot of British manufacturers, they...

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  • Jun292017
    Article

    Free Camping in Greece

    Early in June, we were looking for a low-cost holiday to Europe. We weren’t too picky about where –...

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  • Jun292017
    Article

    How to Pack: Hand-Luggage Only

    Travelling with hand luggage only is a bit of an art form. Most airlines have strict regulations for the...

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  • Jun262017
    Article

    How to Pack the Storr Backpack

    How to pack the Storr hand-luggage backpack for a week of free-camping in Crete. You’ll be amazed how much...

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  • May122017
    Article

    Trakke Stockists

    For a long time, our bags have only been available online, from us, direct – but recently we’ve made...

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  • Apr282017
    Article

    Adventure Diaries: Climbing in Spain

    In this edition of ‘Adventure Diaries’ we’re off climbing in Spain: We turned the corner to look down into...

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  • Apr212017
    Article

    Concert in a Coire

    A few weeks ago we got the call from John at Skye Adventure. He was planning to hold a concert...

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  • Apr132017
    Article

    Hands On: Lecht Backpack

    Find out more about all the features and design details on the new Lecht Backpack.

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  • Mar282017
    Article

    Adventure Diaries: Inshriach Estate

    It’s been a year or so since we last visited Inshriach Bothy. It’s a magical place, hidden away in...

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  • Mar242017
    Article

    In The Wild: March

    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
    Article

    Adventure Diaries: Greenland, Part 3

    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
    Article

    Adventure Diaries: Greenland, Part 2

    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
    Article

    Adventure Diaries: Greenland, Part 1

    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
    Article

    In The Wild: February

    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
    Article

    Meet the Trakke Pack

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

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  • Jan312017
    Article

    Trakke Sample Sale 2017

    Join us on Wednesday the 1st of February for our second annual Sample Sale for up to 75% off...

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  • Dec122016
    Article

    Customs & Excise Christmas Market

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

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