To complement our online and in store products we also offer a selection of additional in-house services. We have listed below just of a few of our customers favorites but if you have questions regarding any related issues then please just get in touch.

Gear and Equipment Hire

Summer sees groups and individuals camping, walking and travelling to a variety of unusual and interesting places. Whether it’s a few days Duke of Edinburgh trip or months away on longer overseas treks then we offer loads of gear and equipment for any outdoor trip.

As part of an ongoing programme, and partly funded by Sunderland City Council, we have a selection of camping and hiking equipment available for rental. The programme includes smaller backpacking and family 6 person tents, stoves, tables and walking boots.

Should you have any rental requirements please get in touch as the gear available increases as this programme develops.  See also Ski Suit Hire for any Snowsports requirements.

Boots don’t fit anymore or looking a bit tired?

Got those older boots that fit like a glove but are looking just a little bit sorry for themselves? Then maybe it’s just a case of a good quality pair of socks and a replacement footbed to bring them back to life, why not pop in to see. We can even give them a clean and reproof while you are in.

Tent Repairs

Going Camping and need a tent repair or new pole. We can supply, fit, replace or repair. Give us a call to find out more.

General Accesories

If you need buckles, clips, tapes, cord or ropes then we always hold a selection in stock. Take away for your own repair or ask for details as we do may repairs in store.

Washing and reproofing

Need larger items such as sleeping bags washing ?
Need your shell jackets washing and reproofing?
We now offer washing and reproofing service in store.

Ski Suit Hire and Equipment Bundles

Over many years we have not only supplied ski and snowboard equipment for snowsports holidays but also offered a ski suit hire and clothing package option for those who want a quick, no nonsense solution to getting the correct gear for any winter holiday.

The service is just not limited to the store as we visit many schools and due to its popularity have an online site devoted to this service. Check out our e-commerce site  where we have put together a whole range of rental and package equipment.

Chosen from value for money gear that we have put together from our knowledge and experience or alternatively, choose from a whole range of gear that you can select yourself.

Ski Boot Fitting

If you are buying your own ski boots then as part of our service a full boot fitting is included. From the simplest understanding of how to fit your boots correctly to a full moulding and comfort fit service.

Ski & Snowboard Service

Got your own skis or snowboard?

We have a full ski and snowboard workshop were we offer full servicing including Base repair and grind, edge sharpening, and hot wax. Choose from full or part service options.

In addition to ski or board maintenance we also offer binding adjustment, resetting or mounting and ski or snowboard boot moulding and repair.