Mother’s Day Gifts for Adventurous Mums

This is a blog post, prices are correct at the time of posting but are subject to change. 

The North Face, Photographer Tim Kemple

The North Face, Photographer Tim Kemple

Some last minute gift ideas for any Mum who loves the outdoors.


You can never go wrong with a fleece…here are some nice options:


The Mezzaluna Full Zip Fleece Hoodie.  This durable and thermally efficient fleece features a Polartec® microfleece for soft comfort. Open side pockets keep hands warm. Available in navy or red.

Mezzaluna FZ Hoodie Fleece - 69.99

Mezzaluna FZ Hoodie Fleece – €69.99

Mezzaluna Fleece Hoodie - €69.99

Mezzaluna Fleece Hoodie – €69.99

Or if she isn’t the hoodie sort, warmth without weight makes The North Face Women’s 100 Glacier Full Zip jacket an excellent choice for all-weather adventures. €65. It also comes in black.

Glaciar Fleece - €65

Glaciar Fleece – €65


This 1/2 Zip Polartec fleece is a nice option and at €43.50 it won’t completely break the piggy bank.

Daybreaker 1/2 Zip - €43.50

Daybreaker 1/2 Zip – €43.50

With a Zip we have it in Navy for €49.99

Daybreaker Full Zip - €49.99

Daybreaker Full Zip – €49.99


We have the ever popular Fast Trek Fleece. At €44.99 it’s our best value full zip fleece jacket.

Fast Trek Fleece - €44.99

Fast Trek Fleece – €44.99

Fast Trek Fleece Jacket - €44.99

Fast Trek Fleece Jacket – €44.99


Is your Mum always nicking your old Jansport bag when she heads out with the walking club on a Sunday? Or is she thinking about doing the Camino this summer? Then why not get her a nice bag with a decent back system.


The Air Zone Pro 33:40 is the bag I used to carry a week’s worth of stuff on the Camino. It’s fab. Loads of access points and an incredibly comfortable air flow back system. €124.99

Airzone Pro ND: €124.99

Airzone Pro ND: €124.99

or if she’s looking for something smaller think about the 14L Eclipse ND14 for €79.95
Eclipse ND14 - €79.95

Eclipse ND14 – €79.95


Apparently every woman loves shoes (pah..stereotypes) but some of us have a bigger collection of runners and hikers than high heels and sandals. In that vein these beauties have just arrived in.


The North Face Women’s Litewave GTX is a lightweight and waterproof hiking shoe that is built for speed and protection on long-distance hikes. €100
Litewave GTX - €99.99

Litewave GTX – €99.99

Or a bit more hardcore…The North Face Women’s Verbera Hiker II GTX is a backpacking boot that is packed with features for support, comfort and traction.
Verber Hiking Boot - €160

Verber Hiking Boot – €160


This is a perfect hybrid, a mix of a hiking shoe and a hiking boot, enough support for light backpacking, yet a cushioned flexible sole…and most importantly it is super light. €104.99

Conspiracy Mid Outdry - €104.99

Conspiracy Mid Outdry – €104.99

Running Gear

If walking is too leisurely for your Ma, and she’s more of a runner then we’ve some gorgeous running and training gear in stock at the moment.


All Around Capri - €31.99

All Around Capri – €31.99

Moonshine Tank - €29.99

Moonshine Tank – €29.99

Relay Capri - €32.99

Relay Capri – €32.99

Double Time SS - €29.99

Double Time SS – €29.99

Double Time SS - @29.99

Double Time SS – @29.99


Pace Training Pants - @59.95

Pace Training Pants – €59.95

Quick Drying Top - €22.50

Quick Drying Top – €22.50

Active Headband - €9.50

Active Headband – €9.50

 For Really Good Mums

If you want to splurge on your Mum this year check out these over €100 items.


This striped Mac from Helly Hansen is gorgeous, and it’s fully waterproof too!
W LYNESS COAT - €124.99

W LYNESS COAT – €124.99

W Lyness Coat - €124.99

W Lyness Coat – €124.99

Or the ever popular Kirkwall Rain Jacket at €110

Kirkwall Rain Jacket - €110

Kirkwall Rain Jacket – €110

Kirkwall Rain Jacket - €110

Kirkwall Rain Jacket – €110

Or a shorter style?

Helly Hansen Nine K Jacket - €115

Helly Hansen Nine K Jacket – €115

Helly Hansen Nine K Jacket - €115

Helly Hansen Nine K Jacket – €115

and here’s one from THE NORTH FACE

The North Face Sequence Jacket - €140

The North Face Sequence Jacket – €140

 and last but not least….and possibly my favourite thing in the shop at the moment…


The Salty Daze Spring Suit is a 3mm glued and blindstitched, chest zipped, stunning wetsuit… €179.99
Salty Daze Spring Suit - €179.99

Salty Daze Spring Suit – €179.99

 Hopefully that has given you some inspiration, we’ve lots more nice things in the shop so pop in and we’ll sort you out.
If you are interested in purchasing any of the above items call us on 023-8829706 or email

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