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10 Best Winter Jackets For Men - Buyer's Guide

In this article, we will be discussing the different types of winter jackets and everything else you need to know that'll help make it easier to find the best winter jackets for men. As a result, we have put ourselves in your soon-to-be winter boots to filter through the coats and jackets that you really should invest in as winter approaches.

Decathlon
August 30, 2021
7
Min Read
9 Best Monsoon Hikes in Maharashtra

Here's a consolidated list of 9 hikes in Maharashtra that I've personally experienced

Khushi Thakkar
July 28, 2021
4
Min Read
How to choose Trekking Pants

Choosing trekking pants can be a bit tricky as it’s not everyday wear. It is also important to know about trekking pants for freedom of movement, protection, and many such aspects which makes walking through mountains easier.

Sachin TK
July 12, 2021
4
Min Read
Best Places to visit in Bhopal

The city of Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh is one of India’s greenest cities. It is also known as the city of lakes owing to the numerous natural and artificial lakes that are spread throughout the city. The set of experiences in the loaded paths of greenery in Bhopal bring out the laid-back old-city charm and appeal of a period passed by. Let us take you through a curated end of the weekly agenda of the best places to visit in Bhopal that will guarantee you enjoyable encounters that address the best of both.

Decathlon
May 18, 2021
10
Min Read
How to Choose Waterproof Shoes for Monsoons?

Waterproof shoes are very versatile and come in handy on so many occasions. Whether it’s monsoon and you’re planning a trek or bike riding, these are a must-have accessory for you. Good waterproof shoes must be comfortable, easy to dry, and lightweight. In this article, we will help you to find the right pair for this season.

Decathlon
May 22, 2021
6
Min Read
How To Choose The Best Rain Jacket For Travellers

There are several common styles of waterproof jacket for you to consider. Understanding some key terms and the basics of rainwear technology will help you navigate to the jacket that keeps you dry and the one that fits your budget.

Decathlon
June 4, 2021
6
Min Read
How to choose a waterproof jacket?

Here is everything you want to know about our rain jackets!!

Sachin TK
May 20, 2021
3
Min Read
How to look after your Trekking Equipment (Day)

The lifespan of the equipment doesn’t just depend on its original quality: looking after it properly is the way to guarantee you keep it for as long as possible!

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
8
Min Read
How to maintain a Merino Wool garment?

Have you treated yourself to a merino wool product but are afraid of having to take care of it, as if it were a cashmere wrap? Don't panic, we are here to give you all the tips you need to keep your merino wool garment in good condition for as long as possible.

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
4
Min Read
Best Waterproof Pants for Monsoon Hiking- Buyers Guide 2021

When mountain hiking takes you chasing, fishing, trekking, setting up camp, or climbing, waterproof pants won't just shield your legs from wet climate and through streams and rivers, they will also keep your legs comfortable and warm.

Decathlon
June 1, 2021
6
Min Read
5 Mistakes of my First Trek

Learn from mistakes. Make your treks better..

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
2
Min Read
The Importance of Layering For Trekking

A trekker is usually exposed to harsh weather conditions, with extreme temperatures and unpredictable weather and layering your clothes can make or break a trek. Today we'll discuss about the importance of layering, types of layers and the right products to pack.

Abhishek Sohu
May 29, 2021
3
Min Read
Having your Period on a Trek

Are you hesitating about going on a trek because you’re due to have your period during the trip? The girls from team Forclaz, are on it and share with you their solutions for trekking even when you have your period!

Decathlon
May 29, 2021
4
Min Read
Top 5 Monsoon Accessories You Need

Growing up and living in the western part of India, I realised how useful waterproof gear can be in the monsoon, So here’s my list of useful accessories in monsoon. 

Shiwangi Mehta
May 21, 2021
2
Min Read
The Ultimate Backpacking Checklist for your Upcoming Hiking Trip

The ultimate hiking backpack checklist every travelers should follow. Find out some of the important checklist that every traveler should follow while backpacking your hiring accessories.

Decathlon
April 1, 2021
3
Min Read
How to look after your Leather Hiking Boots Properly

Once you've found the right fit, you want to enjoy your boots for as long as possible! Check out our tips to ensure a long life for your favourite boots.

Decathlon
May 4, 2021
4
Min Read
3 Must Follow Tips While Hiking With Your Kids

Packing a backpack can quickly turn into a headache, but if you overlook this stage, you risk paying the price for it the next day. However, before this happens, the choice of backpack for your child is crucial.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
5
Min Read
5 Reasons to Begin Speed Hiking

If you’ve not tried speed hiking but want to make the most of your holiday in the mountains and surpass yourself without harming your body, give it a go this summer.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
6 Exercises to Warm Up Before a Hike - Blog Decathlon

Hiking will keep you in good overall shape while also sculpting your bottom and stomach. Read on to discover 6 important exercises to do before your next hike!

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
How To Choose The Right Waterproof Jacket For Hiking (Buyer's Guide)

There are 3 criteria that determine your choice of waterproof jacket: the level of waterproofing, the outside temperature and the intensity of your exercise.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
3
Min Read
Hiking Trails In India: 6 Amazing Hiking Destinations in South India

Get to know these 6 hiking trails in South India that you should not miss as it is a great way to disconnect from the stress of city life and an amazing way to stay fit.

Campmonk
May 20, 2019
10
Min Read
Monsoon Hikes East - Zdukou Valley Nagaland

Dzukou Valley is one of the gems of North-East India on the border of two states – Manipur and Nagaland. Dzukou Valley is also known as the Valley of Flowers.

Subham Singh
September 26, 2019
4
Min Read
Monsoon Hikes West - Kalsubai Peak Maharashtra

Waterfalls, mist and river streams are few of nature's delight to experience on Kalsubai

Sagar Shilpi
September 26, 2019
3
Min Read
Monsoon Hikes South - Kodchadri in Karnataka

Located in the lap of the Western Ghats in the district of Shimoga lies Kodchadri, the 10th highest peak in Karnataka. Kodchadri has a reputation for being unbelievably green with jungle trails

Vishakha Akkihal
September 26, 2019
3
Min Read
Monsoon Hikes North - Triund in Himachal Pradesh

Triund is a small hill station in Himachal Pradesh. Situated at the foot of the Dhauladhar ranges, Triund is a part of Dharamkot.

Sawan Choudhury
September 26, 2019
2
Min Read
Monsoon Hikes West - Kalavantin Durg Maharashtra

Kalavantin is infamous for crazy rainfall from May to September, the best time to visit for adventure seekers (Not advisable for fair weather hikers)

Sajan Prasad
September 26, 2019
6
Min Read
3 Lesser-Known Camping Experiences in Western India | Blog Decathlon

Are you a travel enthusiast? Read this blog to know about the lesser known camping experiences in western India.

Trailblazers- The Outdoor School
March 16, 2020
3
Min Read
8 Must-Watch Mountain Movies and Documentaries

Here is a curated list of movies that I've personally loved and it's also available to watch for free online.

Gokul Bhandari
April 8, 2020
2
Min Read
Weekend Getaways and Hikes Near Bangalore

Would you like to plan a trip this coming weekend? Look at these popular hikes in and around Bangalore before you plan your trip.

Vishnupriya Sharma
September 30, 2020
4
Min Read
How Do You Stay Hydrated When Out Hiking?

Dry mountain air can increase dehydration. It's essential to stay hydrated on a hike if you are to get the most out of the exercise and the landscapes when you're getting away from it all.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
How do You Feed Yourself When Out Hiking?

The longer the hike, the more preparation is required. Do not forget meals, snacks and primarily drinks, to make your hike a success.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
5
Min Read
How to look after your Trekking Equipment (Day)

The lifespan of the equipment doesn’t just depend on its original quality: looking after it properly is the way to guarantee you keep it for as long as possible!

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
8
Min Read
How to maintain a Merino Wool garment?

Have you treated yourself to a merino wool product but are afraid of having to take care of it, as if it were a cashmere wrap? Don't panic, we are here to give you all the tips you need to keep your merino wool garment in good condition for as long as possible.

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
4
Min Read
Having your Period on a Trek

Are you hesitating about going on a trek because you’re due to have your period during the trip? The girls from team Forclaz, are on it and share with you their solutions for trekking even when you have your period!

Decathlon
May 29, 2021
4
Min Read
How to look after your Leather Hiking Boots Properly

Once you've found the right fit, you want to enjoy your boots for as long as possible! Check out our tips to ensure a long life for your favourite boots.

Decathlon
May 4, 2021
4
Min Read
Stay warm and dry when hiking: the 3-layers technique

During a hike, you tend to alternate between sustained climbing efforts and quieter moments. How can you stay warm and dry to make the most of your day?

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
How Should I Care for My Hiking Socks

Did you know? the quality of your socks significantly impacts the quality of your hikes! Here are our tips for caring for your socks and feet.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
3
Min Read
How to Maintain and Re-Waterproof Hiking Boots

You've used your boots on muddy paths and you don't know how to wash them? You've crossed a stream and are wondering how to dry them? Discover 4 tips on how to look after and extend the life of your hiking boots!

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
How Do You Wash Your Hiking Clothes in a More Eco-Friendly Way

Washing your clothes in a way that respects the environment is easy and effective! Find out our advice for looking after your hiking clothes while protecting nature.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
5
Min Read
How do you measure the Waterproofness of a Hiking Jacket?

A product is recognised as waterproof when it has the ability to stop rain getting through, thus protecting the hiker from bad weather. It is worth knowing that there are different levels of impermeability, and different tests to measure them. On the one hand, we consider the impermeability of a fabric, while on the other, we prove the impermeability of an entire product. Check that in addition to using a waterproof material, your jacket has waterproof zips.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
How to Properly Wash and Take Care of Your Cooking Pot

Whether it’s just aluminium, equipped with a non-stick coating, or even anodised aluminium, your cooking pot is one of the essentials in your camp. So, it’s a good idea to ensure you take care of it, so that you can keep on using it for a long time in your greatest mountain adventures. To do this, we have some tips and tricks ;)

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
5
Min Read
Keep Dry When Out Hiking: Check Out Our 8 Tips

Hiking in the spring and autumn offers some wonderful surprises, and it would be a shame to miss out on them for fear of getting caught out in the rain! When the weather is changeable, the footpaths are less busy, so you may as well get the equipment to withstand the weather and enjoy it. Warning, check that the weather isn't threatening either!

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
6
Min Read
How do you Restore the Water-Repellent Properties of your Jacket?

Does your hiking jacket seemed to have lost some of its waterproofing quality over time? Don't panic, here is how to get it back to how it was!

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
3
Min Read
How Should You Wash your Merino Wool T-shirt

Merino wool is the trekker's essential companion. Do you want to keep your woollen products as long as possible? Well then, follow our tips!

Decathlon
October 30, 2019
2
Min Read
How to look after your Trekking Equipment (Day)

The lifespan of the equipment doesn’t just depend on its original quality: looking after it properly is the way to guarantee you keep it for as long as possible!

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
8
Min Read
6 Exercises to Warm Up Before a Hike - Blog Decathlon

Hiking will keep you in good overall shape while also sculpting your bottom and stomach. Read on to discover 6 important exercises to do before your next hike!

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
What is Fast Hiking?

Are you looking for a change of pace? Then it's time to give speed hiking a try! Faster than the classic hike, but less intense than trail running, this new leisure activity offers a more sporty approach to your mountain outings.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
10 Best Winter Jackets For Men - Buyer's Guide

In this article, we will be discussing the different types of winter jackets and everything else you need to know that'll help make it easier to find the best winter jackets for men. As a result, we have put ourselves in your soon-to-be winter boots to filter through the coats and jackets that you really should invest in as winter approaches.

Decathlon
August 30, 2021
7
Min Read
How to choose Trekking Pants

Choosing trekking pants can be a bit tricky as it’s not everyday wear. It is also important to know about trekking pants for freedom of movement, protection, and many such aspects which makes walking through mountains easier.

Sachin TK
July 12, 2021
4
Min Read
How to Choose Waterproof Shoes for Monsoons?

Waterproof shoes are very versatile and come in handy on so many occasions. Whether it’s monsoon and you’re planning a trek or bike riding, these are a must-have accessory for you. Good waterproof shoes must be comfortable, easy to dry, and lightweight. In this article, we will help you to find the right pair for this season.

Decathlon
May 22, 2021
6
Min Read
How To Choose The Best Rain Jacket For Travellers

There are several common styles of waterproof jacket for you to consider. Understanding some key terms and the basics of rainwear technology will help you navigate to the jacket that keeps you dry and the one that fits your budget.

Decathlon
June 4, 2021
6
Min Read
How to choose a waterproof jacket?

Here is everything you want to know about our rain jackets!!

Sachin TK
May 20, 2021
3
Min Read
Best Waterproof Pants for Monsoon Hiking- Buyers Guide 2021

When mountain hiking takes you chasing, fishing, trekking, setting up camp, or climbing, waterproof pants won't just shield your legs from wet climate and through streams and rivers, they will also keep your legs comfortable and warm.

Decathlon
June 1, 2021
6
Min Read
The Importance of Layering For Trekking

A trekker is usually exposed to harsh weather conditions, with extreme temperatures and unpredictable weather and layering your clothes can make or break a trek. Today we'll discuss about the importance of layering, types of layers and the right products to pack.

Abhishek Sohu
May 29, 2021
3
Min Read
The Ultimate Backpacking Checklist for your Upcoming Hiking Trip

The ultimate hiking backpack checklist every travelers should follow. Find out some of the important checklist that every traveler should follow while backpacking your hiring accessories.

Decathlon
April 1, 2021
3
Min Read
How To Choose The Right Waterproof Jacket For Hiking (Buyer's Guide)

There are 3 criteria that determine your choice of waterproof jacket: the level of waterproofing, the outside temperature and the intensity of your exercise.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
3
Min Read
How to Choose your Snow Boots

Discover our recommendations to help you select warm or snow shoes.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
2
Min Read
How Do You Choose the Right Backpack?

Whether you are off for a walk for a few hours or setting off hiking we have the perfect backpack for you! Discover all our advice so you can select and prepare your backpack.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
5
Min Read
Choosing the Right Babies' Hiking Shoes

Getting the right hiking equipment for baby primarily involves choosing the best footwear. The following 3 factors must be taken into account at all costs: the sole, the comfort and the support.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
3
Min Read
How to Choose the Best Hiking Fleece

Warm, Breathable, Compact, Lightweight and Freedom of Movement. Having the right Fleece is essential to stay warm and hike comfortably in the mountains.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
2
Min Read
Hiking on the snow: an outfit for everyone

Functional features, utility, warmth, durability… these are just some of the criteria to be considered when buying snow hiking gear. Depending on your level of ability, we can help you make the right choices!

Decathlon
November 8, 2019
7
Min Read
Know Your Gear - DIY Overnight Hiking & Camping Gear

Why DIY, you may ask? I find many reasons. It's more thrilling, more self-sufficient, more peaceful, more personal, more spontaneous, I can go on.

Trailblazers- The Outdoor School
January 2, 2020
4
Min Read
How to Choose a Winter Jacket

Knowing how to choose a jacket is vital to not only surviving but thriving in the cold and freezing winter conditions.

Robin
October 28, 2020
4
Min Read
Things To Consider Before Buying A Hiking Jacket

Finding it difficult to buy a hiking jacket? We have made it easy for you. Read 6 easy checks which will help you to buy your perfect hiking jacket.

Decathlon
November 24, 2020
3
Min Read
Hiking Vs Trekking - Everything You Need To Know

We all have a rough idea of what hiking and trekking are. However, if the thought that hiking and trekking were similar activities and recently realised that that isn’t the case, don’t worry, you aren’t the only one. Dive deep into what makes them different and how you can better equip yourself to go on your own adventure when you pick these adventures with this article.

Decathlon
August 31, 2021
6
Min Read
9 Best Monsoon Hikes in Maharashtra

Here's a consolidated list of 9 hikes in Maharashtra that I've personally experienced

Khushi Thakkar
July 28, 2021
4
Min Read
Best Places to visit in Bhopal

The city of Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh is one of India’s greenest cities. It is also known as the city of lakes owing to the numerous natural and artificial lakes that are spread throughout the city. The set of experiences in the loaded paths of greenery in Bhopal bring out the laid-back old-city charm and appeal of a period passed by. Let us take you through a curated end of the weekly agenda of the best places to visit in Bhopal that will guarantee you enjoyable encounters that address the best of both.

Decathlon
May 18, 2021
10
Min Read
How to look after your Trekking Equipment (Day)

The lifespan of the equipment doesn’t just depend on its original quality: looking after it properly is the way to guarantee you keep it for as long as possible!

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
8
Min Read
How to maintain a Merino Wool garment?

Have you treated yourself to a merino wool product but are afraid of having to take care of it, as if it were a cashmere wrap? Don't panic, we are here to give you all the tips you need to keep your merino wool garment in good condition for as long as possible.

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
4
Min Read
5 Mistakes of my First Trek

Learn from mistakes. Make your treks better..

Decathlon
May 30, 2021
2
Min Read
The Importance of Layering For Trekking

A trekker is usually exposed to harsh weather conditions, with extreme temperatures and unpredictable weather and layering your clothes can make or break a trek. Today we'll discuss about the importance of layering, types of layers and the right products to pack.

Abhishek Sohu
May 29, 2021
3
Min Read
Having your Period on a Trek

Are you hesitating about going on a trek because you’re due to have your period during the trip? The girls from team Forclaz, are on it and share with you their solutions for trekking even when you have your period!

Decathlon
May 29, 2021
4
Min Read
Top 5 Monsoon Accessories You Need

Growing up and living in the western part of India, I realised how useful waterproof gear can be in the monsoon, So here’s my list of useful accessories in monsoon. 

Shiwangi Mehta
May 21, 2021
2
Min Read
3 Must Follow Tips While Hiking With Your Kids

Packing a backpack can quickly turn into a headache, but if you overlook this stage, you risk paying the price for it the next day. However, before this happens, the choice of backpack for your child is crucial.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
5
Min Read
5 Reasons to Begin Speed Hiking

If you’ve not tried speed hiking but want to make the most of your holiday in the mountains and surpass yourself without harming your body, give it a go this summer.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
Hiking Trails In India: 6 Amazing Hiking Destinations in South India

Get to know these 6 hiking trails in South India that you should not miss as it is a great way to disconnect from the stress of city life and an amazing way to stay fit.

Campmonk
May 20, 2019
10
Min Read
Mountain Hiking Fleece - 75% Recycled Material

9 plastic bottles are used to make one Mountain Hiking Fleece. The equivalent of one-week consumption for one person. So, let's recycle!

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
2
Min Read
4 Advantages of Natural Detoxing Hike

A hike in nature to detox the mind is recommended! What are the benefits?

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
3
Min Read
5 Tips for Keeping Warm When Hiking

When poorly equipped or where you lack the correct tools, the cold may discourage us from walking or turn outings into nightmares: twitching, contractures, thumbnail grooves, chills

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
3
Min Read
How to Protect Yourself Properly from the Sun in the Mountains

Check out our advice for protecting yourself from the sun if you are on a hike that lasts longer than expected or because you want to walk for several hours.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
3 reasons to go forest bathing | Blog Decathlon

Read this blog to know about all the facts of forest bathing and reasons why you should go to forest bathing.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
3
Min Read
Stay warm and dry when hiking: the 3-layers technique

During a hike, you tend to alternate between sustained climbing efforts and quieter moments. How can you stay warm and dry to make the most of your day?

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
4
Min Read
Discover Hiking

It's said that beautiful landscapes have amazing restorative powers and hiking has proven benefits for walkers; so what are we waiting for.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
6
Min Read
Say Goodbye to Dog-Walking and Say Hello to Dog-Led Hiking!

My name is Jeremy and I am the proud owner of Soka, a Siberian husky. I'm going to tell you all about my experiences of hiking with your dog in the summer, or what we call "dog-led hiking” and why I love it so much. Unlike a stroll or walk, when you go on a dog-led hike, your 4-legged friend is attached to you in a leading position. Here are some tips for getting started and exploring walking trails with your dog.

Decathlon
May 20, 2019
5
Min Read

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