Wool-it joins GGG’s 2018 Winter Gift Box

The ideal Christmas gift for your outdoor-adventure-loving friends and family, (especially if they live in North America) Wool-it is excited to be part of the Garage Grown Gear Winter Gift Box! These $99 boxes are loaded with great gear, food, and apparel from small outdoor brands. Garage Grown Gear Winter Gift Box 1 Lucky Box […]

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Esme’s feet – the envy of the Camino?

Hi, Just arrived back in NZ after walking the Portuguese Camino from Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela…all up around 650kms. I used Wool-it and although (given the state of other Pilgrims feet) I kept anticipating at least one blister – this never eventuated. I did recycle the Wool-it most days – just teasing it out […]

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Remember Ram Krishna and the Sita Project?

  In April 2017, Wool-it and a number of very generous people  and organisations, supported the Sita Project . Sita lives in Nepal and teaches early childhood education for First Steps Himalaya and is also Number One caregiver to her husband Ram Krishna whose life was dramatically changed by the 2015 earthquakes which left him […]

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New Zealand promotes two new short walking networks

(Credit Tourism New Zealand) New Zealand’s profile as a walking and hiking destination will be amplified with two new networks of walking tracks to be known as short walks and day hikes. Alongside New Zealand’s popular Great Walks network of nine multi-day trails (soon to become 10), the 19 short walks and day hikes will provide a […]

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Do you know the 9 Toe Nail injuries runners may incur?

The nine types of toenails you will find in the running scene… Which toenails are yours? January 16th, 2018 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | Tags: black toe, Featured   As anyone who has been running long enough knows, the toenail status of many of your fellow running partners is often pretty grim. Pumping out high mileage is a hobby […]

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Tongariro Northern Circuit Great Walks Brochure

Download the Department of Conservation new season 2017-2018 brochure now. The Great Walks are waiting for you – Don’t let blisters ruin your amazing experience ! DOC Visitor Centre in Tongariro National Park (Whakapapa Village) is where you can Grab your        Stop Blisters Wool-it and get going! Click here to download the […]

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Backpacker Guide NZ – In your 30’s

BACKPACKING IN YOUR 30S IN NEW ZEALAND HOW TO BACKPACK IN NEW ZEALAND WHEN YOU’RE 30+. Great news, you are one of thousands of over 30-year-olds looking to backpack in New Zealand. New Zealand is often a destination more “grown-up” people look at because seeing awesome landscapes, experiencing the great outdoors and experiencing a different […]

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