Profile

Cover photo
Michael Thomson
Lives in Dunblane
233 followers|45,043 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
A real life use review of the Jöttnar Asmund jacket, in the Scottish highlands
1
Add a comment...

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Shiny gear, you know you want to.
1
1
Add a comment...

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Here’s a wee pano from the ptarmigan on Ben Lomond, makes for a nice wallpaper on a multi-monitor setup. I’m using it over 3 screens and it looks alright. Click through to flickr and you can download it fullsize. It’s yours if you want it, free of charge.…
2
Ian Tupman's profile photo
 
Cracker!
Add a comment...

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
 
I love this time of year. The first snows mean I start paying attention again. Here’s one I mentioned a short time ago when reviewing a hardshell, now the perfect time to talk about it. This is the Arc’teryx Cerium SL jacket. Warm midlayers are critical…
I love this time of year. The first snows mean I start paying attention again. Here’s one I mentioned a short time ago when reviewing a hardshell, now the perfect time to talk about it. This is the Arc’teryx Cerium SL jacket. Warm midlayers are critical at this time of year, and this has the …
1
Add a comment...

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Haglofs Autumn/Winter 2015 highlights

Regulars will know that I tend to post season previews well in advance. That’s mostly driven by the industry and their calendars and the need to plan ahead. What that means is that I tend to be talking about new upcoming winter gear in the spring, just…
Regulars will know that I tend to post season previews well in advance. That’s mostly driven by the industry and their calendars and the need to plan ahead. What that means is that I tend to be talking about new upcoming winter gear in the spring, just when you’re packing away your thermals. By the …
1
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
233 people
Innovation for Extremes innov_ex 12's profile photo
Alex Roddie's profile photo
Social Hiking - Share Your Adventure's profile photo
Neil Pratt's profile photo
Tami Fairweather's profile photo
BUNNY HUNTER's profile photo
Gabriela Holschwandner's profile photo
James Webb's profile photo
Dean Read's profile photo

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
 
My review of the Barents Parka from Fjallraven
1
Add a comment...

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
 
The rucksack was packed, the snow gear was ready, I was up early (for once) and the car was loaded. I turned the key. BEEEEP went the car. BEEEPING BEEEPING BEEP said I. I wonder how many hills I can get to by driving only in straight lines?
The rucksack was packed, the snow gear was ready, I was up early (for once) and the car was loaded. I turned the key. BEEEEP went the car. BEEEPING BEEEPING BEEP said I. I wonder how many hills I can get to by driving only in straight lines?
1
Add a comment...

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
 
… and all through the house it was barely controlled chaos. The letters are ready to go up the lum tonight, looks like the big fella’s got his work cut out for him this year. I suspect there may have been some collusion on the selections too. Happy…
… and all through the house it was barely controlled chaos. The letters are ready to go up the lum tonight, looks like the big fella’s got his work cut out for him this year. I suspect there may have been some collusion on the selections too. Happy Christmas to you and yours, see you …
1
Add a comment...

Michael Thomson

Shared publicly  - 
 
Rab Inferno Basecamp Jacket

More insulation, and this time we’re getting the big guns out. This is the Rab Inferno Basecamp jacket. It’s a synthetic insulation option, which is good when the weather is a wet and cold as it’s been for the last couple of weeks. Down is great when it’s…
More insulation, and this time we’re getting the big guns out. This is the Rab Inferno Basecamp jacket. It’s a synthetic insulation option, which is good when the weather is a wet and cold as it’s been for the last couple of weeks. Down is great when it’s super cold, but when it’s parky and …
2
Add a comment...
Story
Tagline
Scottish Mountaineer
Introduction
Mountaineer, Father, Husband and IT Manager. Not in that order. 
Basic Information
Gender
Male