How to adjust the backpack
A properly adjusted backpack is much more comfortable to wear. Proper adjustment not only makes you feel less tired and gives you more energy to enjoy your trip.
Waterproofness - what does it actually mean?
Waterproofness is a relative term. Learn about how we measure waterproofness in outdoor garments and how we rank them.
Buying a down jacket? Remember this!
No other material can measure up to the benefits of down when it comes to warmth, weight and comfort. Here's a quick guide to down from Bergans.
Down or “synthetic”, which is best?
It depends on use and weather conditions, as well as a few other things.
It’s what’s on the inside that counts
Wool works year round. The material warms you up when its cold and cools you off when its warm.
Is shellwear and rainwear same-same?
Is shell clothing the same as rainwear? This is a question we get asked a lot at Bergans. The answer is quite simple so let's take a look.
Are you on board with multilayering?
Here's why it's always a good idea to dress multilayered when you're on tour.
What is a shell jacket?
All-weather jacket, rain jacket, hiking jacket. Here at Bergans, we call them hardshell jackets, but what are they actually?
Facts about Softshell
We often talk about “softshell clothing”, but do you actually know what it is and when to use it?