Canoes, Kayaks and Sit on Tops

Large range of watersports equipment and clothing for whitewater and sea kayaking, open canoeing, sit-on-top and kayak fishing.

Industrial Access and Rescue

A range of products for working at height, high ropes courses, police, military, fire, mountain and swift water rescue.

Outdoor Clothing and Equipment

Huge range of specially selected walking, climbing, caving and trail running products from the best brands

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EASTER OPENING: Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Bank Holdiay Monday 9:30 - 18:00, Easter Sunday Closed.


We are the specialist independent outdoor retailer based in Cardiff, renowned for quality of service, fittings and product range and open 7 days a week.

We provide a one stop shop for all your outdoor clothing and equipment needs for; walking, climbing, caving, fell and trail running, expeditions, white-water, sit on top and sea kayaking, open boating, high ropes, rescue and industrial access.

Outdoor Equipment and Outdoor Clothing Special Offers Galore!

As an independent retailer we select the best products available and build this website ourselves giving the best advice possible. All of us are knowledgeable, experienced and passionate about the outdoors.

Visit us at Up and Under, 490 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff, CF5 1BL and why not take the Virtual Tour before.




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Outdoor Climbing Belay-Devices Beetle & Belay Master 2

DMM Beetle & Belay Master 2

Belay device and karabiner set that will take double or single ropes from 7.3 - 11mm in diameter, has 2 friction modes and is very durable a...

RRP £27.50 Price: £24.36
Outdoor Footwear Approach-Shoes Non-Waterproof Konseal FL Men's

Arc'teryx Konseal FL Men's

The perfect approach shoe for anyone looking for something both lightweight/minimalist and strong, stable and comfortable. It's sleek and si...

RRP £130.00 Price: £119.60
Outdoor Running Running-Clothing Running-Insulation M's Micro Puff Hoody

Patagonia M's Micro Puff Hoody

Super light synthetic filled hoody that gives the warmth for weight of high quality down.

RRP £250.00 Price: £222.83
Watersports Roof-Racks Rack-and-Load-Bars Hullavator Pro with ProBar

Thule Hullavator Pro with ProBar

The Up and Under - Thule Hullavator with ProBar package deal offers great value for money. This kayak loading system really does take the st...

RRP £688.00 Price: £569.99
Watersports Equipment Safety-and-Rescue Paddle-Hooks Wizards Sleeve

Whetman Equipment Wizards Sleeve

The Whetman Equipment Wizards Sleeve is a piece of kayak safety kit that's great when you need extra reach. The Whetman Wizards Sleeve easil...

RRP £9.00 Price: £8.35
Watersports Clothing Changing-Towels-and-Mats Changing-Robes Advance Short Sleeve

Dryrobe Advance Short Sleeve

The Dryrobe Advance is a highly versatile beach changing poncho that will also double up for many other aspects of family life. Whether its ...

RRP £64.99 Price: £64.99
Professional Access Helmets Duon-Air

Heightec Duon-Air

The Heightec Duon-Air, a dual rated safety helmet. This plastic safety helmet is ideal for work at height under EN397 and its also suitable ...

RRP £65.50 Price: £58.24
Professional Outdoor-Education Caving Barrels Daren Jar

Curtec Daren Jar

The Curtec Un Approved Jar which is more commonly know a a Daren jar is available in two size options. There is a 1.6L version and also a 2....

RRP £4.49 Price: £3.85
Professional Adventure-Parks Rope-and-Accessories Rope-Cleaning Rope Cleaning Brush

Beal Rope Cleaning Brush

The Beal Rope Brush is a simple but effective device, this really does reduce the efforts that are required when it comes to cleaning your r...

RRP £15.60 Price: £13.52

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Raidlight Sample Sale

Sales samples from Raidlight with 50% off RRP (includes SS18 product) and standard Raidlight sale stock with 35% off RRP. Treat yourself or a friend to some superbly priced trail running and ultra running products.
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Trip Report - Ice Climbing in Rjukan

Team Up and Under member Ed Jenkins spent a week in Norway at the end of January, on his first adventure with Norwegian Ice. Read about his trip here.
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Patagonia Micro Puff Hoody Review

Review of the Patagonia Micro Puff hoody, the game-changing insulation piece for 2018. This is the lightest, most packable insulated jacket Patagonia has ever made and it's not got a single gram of down in it!
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