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


Croeso! Welcome to Up and Under outdoor gear!

Current Covid-19 regulations for Wales mean that we are only open to service Website, Mail Order, Click and Collect* orders and to provide equipment for the Emergency Services.

*Please note that we don't have Click and Collect available on our current website (our new site will have it coming online soon). In the meantime please phone (02920578579) or email (eshop@upandunder.co.uk) your requirements and we can send you a payment link and a time when you can come and collect from the store.

There will be someone in store Monday to Saturday though on a limited number of hours, roughly 10am to 4:30pm.

We'd like to wish everyone of our customers a Happy New Year and a hopefully better 2021.

We would also like to give a massive Thank You to everyone who has supported us during the various lockdowns and other difficult periods, both with positive comments on our social media and emails and by visiting our store in Cardiff or ordering from us online and over the phone. You really have been a huge help.

Rab are helping support their independent retailer partners in these times of uncertainty by providing customers who buy direct from Rab's website with a 5% discount off RRP (so not as good as Up and Under prices, but worth doing if its a product that we don't stock or can't get hold of) and in turn they will give 25% of your order value back to your local outdoor shop just by following this link and adding the code UP 01.

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.


Next day delivery as standard

Live stock levels on all products

Independent advice on every page

Outdoor Clothing Mitts-and-Gloves Gloves Enforcer

Black Diamond Enforcer

Ice Climbing and winter mountaineering glove with goretex membrane and primaloft insulation. Black Diamond rating of -17C.

RRP £130.00 Price: £84.99
Outdoor Clothing Synthetic-Filled-Clothing M's DAS Parka

Patagonia M's DAS Parka

The belay parka to have, using 133g Primaloft Gold Insulation Eco fused wih aerogel technology, with overlays of 40g more at core places.

RRP £420.00 Price: £374.34
Outdoor Clothing Down W's Down Sweater Vest

Patagonia W's Down Sweater Vest

Made with 800 fill traceable down and a 100% recycled face fabric, this lightweight vest is great for keeping your core warm without hinderi...

RRP £150.00 Price: £133.68
Watersports Roof-Racks Straps-and-Pads Rack-Pads U-Foamblocks

Kajak Sport U-Foamblocks

The Kajak Sport U-Foamblocks are the perfect option, when it comes to transporting your sea kayak. These foam roofrack pads are firm enough ...

RRP £29.99 Price: £29.99
Watersports Equipment Dry-Storage Duffels Ocoee Duffel

Watershed Ocoee Duffel

The Watershed Ocoee Duffel Dry Bag, a great option for keeping things dry whilst out on your adventures in the wet. This Dry bag duffel is o...

RRP £114.99 Price: £106.82
Watersports Clothing Buoyancy-Aids White-Water Nevis PFD

Palm Nevis PFD

The Palm Nevis is possibly the best whitewater kayaking pfd out there. This PFD for kayaking features a new style design from Palm called de...

RRP £230.00 Price: £200.51
Professional Access Harnesses Full-Body-Harness Avao Bod

Petzl Avao Bod

The Petzl Avao Bod is a Full Body Harness that is ideal for Working at Height.

RRP £278.40 Price: £246.91
Professional Access Harnesses Full-Body-Harness Avao Bod Fast

Petzl Avao Bod Fast

The Petzl Avao Bod Fast is a Full Body Harness that is ideal for Working at Height.

RRP £295.80 Price: £262.34
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 £69.72 Price: £62.05

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SALE - Outdoor Research Sale

We have a number of special offers from Outdoor Research that aren't from our normal range so there is something new to get your teeth into during the bleak mid winter. It includes gloves (some heated), hats, dry bags, down jackets, waterproofs, windproofs, softshells and baselayers.
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Rab Retailer Support Program

Rab are helping support their independent retailer partners by providing customers who buy direct from Rab's website with a 5% discount off RRP and in turn they will give 25% of your order value back to your local outdoor shop just by using the code UP 01.
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Rob Smith - Offa's Dyke In One Sitting - A new unsupported FKT

I set out from the official start (or end) of the Offa’s Dyke National Trail in Prestatyn with the intention of running (jogging, hiking and a lot of hobbling) – the 177 miles to the other end of the trail at Sedbury Cliffs, just outside Chepstow. I did finally get there, just over 3 days later, setting what is, for now, a fastest known time for a self-supported completion of the trail.
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