Matt Jones, Author at Outdoors Magic

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Matt Jones

Matt Jones

Recent Articles By Matt

How To Guides

Gear Tips | How To Break In Your Walking Boots Properly

There's way more to it than just walking up and down the stairs a few times...

How To Break In Walking Boots | Essential Advice
How To Guides

Do I Pop It? | How To Treat (And Prevent) Blisters

We’ve pulled together all our hard-earned hiking knowledge to give you a wealth of information on how to prevent, treat and (if you have to)...

How To Treat A Blister | Advice For Hikers And Runners
Group Tests and Best Buys

Top 10 | Best Winter Coats 2020

The best outerwear options this season, according to the OM team

Best Winter Coats 2020 | Top 10
Walking Equipment and Accessories

Top 10 | Best Portable Power Banks

Going off grid? Grab one of these...

Best Portable Power Banks | Top 10
Walking Equipment and Accessories

Top 8 | Best Portable Water Filters Reviewed 2020

Whether you're travelling the globe or hiking a long-distance trail, these are the top portable water filters to carry in your pack

Best Portable Water Filters 2020 | Top 8
Outdoor Features

The Greatest Adventurers of the Last Decade

As the decade draws to a close, we look back at the adventurers who have taken on the most epic challenges and expeditions of the...

The Greatest Adventurers of the Last Decade
How To Guides

Wild Camping Tips | Key Ways To Keep Warm Overnight

Nifty tricks that'll make a big difference

How To Stay Warm While Camping | Advice
How To Guides

How To Patch And Repair A Hole In A Down Jacket

Been sat too close to the campfire again? Caught a branch? Here's what you need to do...

How To Patch And Repair A Hole In A Down Jacket
Walking Equipment and Accessories

On Test | 14 Thermos Flasks For Hot Or Cold Drinks In The Hills

Top performing flasks rated and reviewed, plus an in-depth buyer's guide

Best Thermos Flasks Reviewed 2020
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