Cotswold Outdoor, inspiring adventures every year since 1974. Snapshots in time via a visit down memory lane!
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How & where it all started - the small outbuilding called Cotswold Camping in South Cerney. Featuring the founders Tony Ingham and Charlie Barwell
Tbt Cotswold, Camping Accessories, Caravans, 1974, Called Cotswold, Cotswold Camping, Basic Camping, Bike Spares, Vintage Campers
Cotswold Outdoor - 2001 website screenshot
1974, Website Screenshot, 2001 Website
Cotswold Outdoor - 2002 website screenshot
2002 Website, 1974, Website Screenshot
Cotswold Outdoor - 2006 website screenshot
2006 Website, 1974, Website Screenshot
Cotswold Outdoor - 2010 website screenshot
1974, Website Screenshot, 2010 Website
Sheperd's Bush [closed 2004] - at the time of writing this article the store had been on site some fifteen years. "[Staff] are walkers, cyclists, mountaineers, and canoeists who above all are courteous, welcoming, and well informed"
Article, Closed 2004, Bush Closed, Fifteen Years
Manchester Oxford Road [opened 1989] - "Very firmly established as the most professional outdoor store in the North West"
North West, Firmly Established, Opened 1989, Manchester Oxford, Road Opened, Oxford Road
St. Albans [opened 1995] - "Our latest superstore.. Clubs and groups are always welcome and special group evenings can be provided by prior arrangement"
Latest Superstore, Albans Opened, Group Evenings, Special Group, Prior Arrangement, Opened 1995
South Cerney [opened 1974] - "The 'Original shop in the Country'.. having the most interesting and most carefully selected outdoor range in the West of England". The 150 seat in-house lecture theatre was well used.
Outdoor Range, In House Lecture, 150 Seat, Opened 1974, Cerney Opened, Seat In House
Southampton [opened 1994] - the "'Superstore' near the South Coast"
The South, 1974, Southampton Opened, South Coast, Opened 1994
Reading [opened 1998] - "Everybody's favourite shop in the Thames Valley.. bubbles over with friendly enthusiasm and helpful advice"
Friendly Enthusiasm, Opened 1998, Reading Opened, Everybody S Favourite, Helpful Advice
Betws-y-Coed [opened 1993] - "Additionally the Betws shop has weather information via a cell phone link to the summit of Snowdon giving details.. minute by minute from the top of Wales' highest mountain"
Highest Mountain, Betws Shop, Cell Phone, Phone Link, Opened 1993, Betws Y Coed Opened, Top
Cotswold - The Outdoor People from 1997!
Tbt Cotswold, 1997, Stuff, 1974, Camping
#MountainEquipment Lightline Vest from Winter 1993! Love the colours :)
Colour, Lightline Vest, Tbt Mountainequipment, Mountainequipment Lightline
The @Diane Berg Alpine Extrem Three Layer GoreTex Jacket from Summer 1994!
Berg Alpine, Berghaus Alpine, Alpine Extrem, Extrem Three, Vintage Berghaus
#TBT The @Diane Haan Lohmeyer Haan Lohmeyer Berg Alpine Extrem Three Layer GoreTex Jacket from Summer 1994!
#TBT The @Diane Berg Alpine Extrem Three Layer GoreTex Jacket from Summer 1994!
#TBT The Rab Andes Jacket and Kinder Smock from 1989!
Andes Jacket, Throwbackthursday, Retro Gear, Classic Rab, Outdoor Wear, Rab Andes, Kinder Smock
#TBT The Rab Andes Jacket and Kinder Smock from 1989! #ThrowBackThursday My best outdoor wear ever - miss it v much
Classic RAB down pieces; The Rab Andes Jacket and Kinder Smock from 1989
1991 - When 'sac' design was... different! Do you still own (and use?) a Karrimor?
1991, 1974, Do You, Bag, Outdoors, Design, Tbt
Cotswold Outdoor catalogue archive: 1984