Arc’teryx: The Tech Behind The Brand

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Arc’teryx are renowned for being at the cutting-edge of development, constantly evolving in order to provide you with the ultimate performance products. We’re going to look at the tech behind the brand and give you the lowdown on some of the unique features that set them apart         GORE-TEX is a waterproof, […]

Our Summer Action Movie Competition

Summer Movie Competition

This summer saw Snow+Rock’s first ever interactive competition, where YOU chose the winners. Throughout June and July we ran an action movie competition in conjunction with Arc’teryx and Go Pro. We had a great response, with lots of keen filmmakers entering and over 400 voted for their favourite to win. Here are the most popular […]

Columbia OutDry – a day of testing

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At the end of April Snow+Rock partnered with Columbia and OutDry to host an event where members of outdoor press were invited to witness the key properties of OutDry being tested at SATRA (the world’s leading research and technology centre in Northampton). SATRA: SATRA is a remarkable facility used to create benchmarks for standards across […]

The Coldest Journey…

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Snow+Rock recently became the official footwear provider to Sir Ranulph Fiennes’ Coldest Journey. The team set off on their inspirational year long expedition yesterday, but not before Sir Ranulph came into our Covent Garden store for his last boot fitting: He also had high praise for our boot service as he expressed in an email […]

Learn More About GORE-TEX

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This winter Gore-tex features in a large proportion of our outer wear ranges, and with the fabric technology being introduced into more main stream winter sports products we thought we’d give you the low-down on the differences between the products: What is GORE-TEX FABRIC? GORE-TEX® fabrics are created by laminating GORE-TEX® membrane to high-performance textiles, […]

These Boots Are Made For Walking

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- and that’s just what they’ll do. One of these days these boots… Well, you know how it goes. But just what should you look for when choosing a pair of walking boots? Whether you simply need to keep the ol’ tootsies dry whilst out dog walking at weekends or are planning to head up […]

Sale Now On

At Snow+Rock we are pleased to announce the launch of our Sale which starts today with up to 50% off. It features some great brands from skiing, snowboard and outdoor sports including Salomon Ski Jackets, Icebreaker Clothing, The North Face Jackets, Arc’teryx, Nikita and Burton Snowboard Clothing. Don’t miss out with limited remaining stock on our fantastic range of Ski Jackets, Ski […]

Don’t forget your thermals

It is extremely cold in resorts at the moment and without the right kit extremely cold temperatures can make for very unpleasant conditions on the mountain and can curtail your enjoyment. To get the most out of your trip make sure you get yourself some good base and mid-layers. Here are our recommendations: Garments from […]

Welcome to the Snow+Rock Blog

Welcome to the new Snow+Rock blog, where you will find the latest news and updates about the company, the products we sell and anything else Snow+Rock-related that might be of interest. Snow+Rock is 30 years old this year, and has come a long way since the first store was opened by Mike Browne in Kensington […]