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.

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

*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.

**Some sections of our site are showing less product range than we actual carry - this is only temporary and is caused by inevtable disruption while we work hard to get our new website live as soon as possible. This doesn't impact the site's or your security or the ordering process in any way. If you can't find what you're looking for on our site please phone (02920578579) or email (eshop@upandunder.co.uk). We apologise for any inconvenience caused but are all super excited for you to see our new site and I'm sure it will all be worth it.

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 Climbing Rockshoes Drago LV

Scarpa Drago LV

High performance, low volume. Scarpa Drago LV is based on the World Cup competition winning Drago shoes, but tuned for a skinnier foot.

RRP £130.00 Price: £116.83
Outdoor Clothing Fleece Pullovers M's R1 Air Crew

Patagonia M's R1 Air Crew

A warm, air trapping, highly breathable fleece for high output activities in cold weather. It also feels gorgeous, looks great and is 100% r...

RRP £90.00 Price: £80.58
Outdoor Running Trail-Running-Shoes XTRM Men's

VJ-Sport XTRM Men's

Free postage on this extreme trail and fell running shoe with full length rock plate, heel and forefoot cushioning, high traction sole compo...

RRP £120.00 Price: £120.00
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 £235.00 Price: £204.88
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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