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Three of the Best: Thermal Mid Layers

When it comes to cold weather clothing, we’ve always been firm believers in the layering system; opting for a separate base layer, mid layer and outer jacket offers far more flexibility than your all-in-one padded coat and, of course, means that you can use the garments individually at different … Continue reading

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Woodlore Review – Swazi Nahanni Shirt

Here at Woodlore HQ, we’ve asked the members of our full-time team to pick their favourite courses and kit from our range, to find out just what it is that makes them so good. Team member Keith Whitehead picked his Swazi … Continue reading

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Woodlore Review – Buffalo Systems Womens Active Lite Shirt

Here at Woodlore HQ, we asked the members of our full-time team to pick their favourite courses and kit from our range, to find out just what it is that makes them so good. Head of Merchandise Jane Mitchell chose her … Continue reading

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Ray Mears – My Outdoor Life

Ray Mears is a man who can shape a canoe out of natural materials, make fire without matches, track man or wolf, make shelter of snow or sticks, and knows which plant is good to eat and which is not. … Continue reading

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Woodlore Review – Rogue Desert Boots

Here at Woodlore HQ, we asked the members of our full-time team to pick their favourite courses and pieces of kit from our range, to find out just what it is that makes them so good. Woodlore’s Head of Operations, Dan Hume, … Continue reading

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Summer Special Offers

Despite the ever-present chilly weather, summer is now officially here in the UK. To celebrate the longer days and glimpses of sun, we have introduced a handful of new special offers on select items of outdoor clothing and equipment: Just in time … Continue reading

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Introducing the Ray Mears Leaf Cutter Rucksack

It gives us great pleasure to introduce to you the Ray Mears Leaf Cutter Rucksack, the first ever pack to have been designed and tested by Ray Mears himself: Manufactured in small numbers right here in Great Britain, the Leaf Cutter … Continue reading

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Order Your Signed Copy of Ray Mears’ Autobiography, My Outdoor Life

The first ever autobiography by Ray Mears, entitled My Outdoor Life, is now available to pre-order. Each copy sold through Woodlore will come individually signed by Ray Mears himself - a service that is not available through any other stockists. Please click … Continue reading

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Three of the Best: Waterproof Jackets

Your jacket is often your first line of defence against the elements, so it’s important to choose one that isn’t going to let you down. Woodlore stock a wide range of premium outdoor jackets – here are just three of our favourites: 1. … Continue reading

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How to Sharpen Your Knife or Axe with Ice Bear Waterstones

For anyone interested in buying a set of Ice Bear Japanese Waterstones, the following video guides from Ray Mears may prove to be very useful. They’re especially helpful if you are not already familiar with the different techniques involved in using these larger … Continue reading

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