Trekmates – BAIML Soft Shell Jacket

Priced at £100, the BAIML jacket is very serious competition for similar jackets from more established apparel brands like The North Face, Columbia and the like. If you covered up the logo, only the tiniest details would tell you the difference in brand – like the plain zipper pulls and storm cuffs where otherwise bigger brands would have stuck a logo. If you’re in the market for a bit of a bargain, have a look at these jackets.

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Trekmates – Flameless cooking flask

Trekmates have the exclusive UK licence for a system which uses a chemical reaction between a sachet of ‘secret ninja stuff*’ and water to create an intense heat for up to an hour. The secret ninja stuff sits inside a large teabag, which in turn is kept inside a waterproof pouch. To make things steamy, you simply remove the teabag from its pouch, stick it into the green mug and add 100ml of water – any water, clean or dirty.

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