The Hilltrek Blog

Name that smock! New product competition

Name that smock! New product competition

25th Nov 2018

New from Hilltrek - our latest Ventile® Pile smock. Meet our new Ventile® Fibre Pile smock! This smock has been on our design board for many years, but needed time and an eager customer to finall … read more
Bennachie

Bennachie

Posted by Dave Croll on 16th Nov 2018

In my quest to visit locations associated with Hilltrek, I set off to find my next adventure. The starter was obviously Glencoe but my next location just happened to fit in with a hill race I've run a … read more

Ventile fabric specifications explained

Posted by David Shand on 22nd Oct 2018

Are the weights and coding of Ventile® fabric a mystery to you? Is L34, L19 or L24 best for your garment use? Why doesn't Hilltrek use L28? In this article, we'll try to throw some light on these q … read more
The hills of Glencoe

The hills of Glencoe

Posted by Dave Croll on 21st Sep 2018

After a bit of pondering about what to write for the Hilltrek Blog, I had one of those light bulb moments and came up with an idea which was not only relevant to Hilltrek but would provide me with … read more
 Jacket for a lifetime -Sustainable Outdoor Clothing

Jacket for a lifetime -Sustainable Outdoor Clothing

Posted by David Shand on 10th Aug 2018

Our customer John was gifted a Hilltrek Double Ventile® Jacket on a significant birthday many years ago.Over 32 years later John's jacket has been refurbished by Heather, pictured with John outsi … read more

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