Journal

Journal

  • Feb082016
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    Adventure Diaries: Inshriach Bothy

    When I was invited to spend the weekend at Inshriach Bothy, I packed by Krukke with my standard bothy...

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  • Feb042016
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    Trakke Sample Sale

    As much as we love our bags here at Trakke, we realised how many we had been hoarding at...

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  • Jan202016
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    Rouken Glen Cyclocross

    Away from the allure of the shiny bikes, glistening bodies and sun scorched tarmac of road racing, there’s a...

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  • Jan062016
    Built To Last: BUSH Radio
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    Built To Last: Bush Radio

    Friend of Trakke and wearer of many hats, Mark Shayler, received a second hand BUSH radio as a gift,...

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  • Dec172015
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    Packing Hacks

    Try our Packing Hacks the next time you go adventuring. Whether you’re running off for a spontaneous weekend away...

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  • Dec172015
    Built To Last: Two Man Cross Cut Saw
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    Built To Last: Two Man Cross Cut Saw

    We build our bags to last. A lot of our inspiration comes from the amazing things we find that...

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  • Dec042015
    Article

    DIY: Monkey’s Fist Juggling Balls

    In the early days of Trakke, when everything we created was made from recycled materials, we used to make...

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  • Nov302015
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    Wish Trees

    We’re all familiar with wishing wells. They seem to be everywhere – from national parks to historic buildings. Hell,...

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  • Nov252015
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    Christmas Order Deadlines

    Every year we are inundated with customers ordering bags for their loved ones. It’s a busy time in the...

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  • Nov152015
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    Wilderness Wallpaper

    Everyone loves a great desktop wallpaper. Sometimes, when we head out into the wild with our camera, one or...

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  • Nov122015
    • The Jero Yurt
    • The Jero Yurt
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    The Jero Yurt: Origins

    The Jero Yurt was one of our favourite projects. Here’s how it became a reality. First conceived by designer,...

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  • Nov102015
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    Ventile vs Waxed Cotton

    Today, we’re going to explore the differences between two rugged materials, Ventile and Waxed Cotton. We make bags with...

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  • Nov052015
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    “Walker, there is no path. The path is made by walking.”

    – Antonio Machado

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  • Nov042015
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    No Compass? No Problem!

    In a world of GPS navigation and Google Maps, we’re becoming more and more reliant on technology to stay...

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  • Oct232015
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    Adventure Diaries: Oban to Coll

    It has been many years since I last set foot on board a sailboat, yet the idea of sailing...

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  • Oct202015
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    Adventure Diaries: Roadtrip to Jura

    The Isle of Jura is unlike any Scottish island we’ve visited before. One hundred and fifty miles due west...

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  • Oct012015
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    Map the Manufacturer

    At Trakke, we believe in British manufacturing. When we decided to make everything here in the UK, it seemed...

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  • Sep182015
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    In The Wild: Five Awesome Shots

    Time after time we are blown away with the incredible photos you, our customers, send us of your bags...

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