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!

We are open with bookings for fittings!

We are now open in a Covid-Safe manner for our traditional hours of 9:30-18:00 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday with 11:30-20:00 on Thursday and 10:00-16:00 on Sunday).

For general shopping we will be limiting the amount of customers at any one time so please give yourself plenty of time for your visit. We are operating a booking system for fitting services. So for example if you need new shoes or boots then please fill in the booking sheet at the link below, but if you know that you just need another pair of Zamberlan Ultralite size 45 then just come along to pick them up, or ideally let us know you're coming and we will secure a pair for you.

If you want to visit Up and Under to benefit from our reknowned fitting service on products such as footwear, harnesses, backpacks, wetsuits or PFD's then please click "BOOK A FITTING".

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We'd like to give a massive Thank You to evereyone that has supported us during lockdown both with positive comments on our social media and emails and by ordering from us online and over the phone. You really have been a huge help.
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

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Outdoor Clothing Hats Balaclavas-and-Facemasks Community Face Mask

UYN Community Face Mask

Active pursuits face mask for reducing the spread of viruses. Re-usable, machine washable at 60 degrees, ergonomic, lightweight, breathable,...

RRP £14.99 Price: £13.47
Outdoor Climbing Chalk-Bags Chalk Liquid Chalk

Rock Technologies Liquid Chalk

Liquid Chalk with over 70% alcohol / ethanol content and manufactured in the UK for use on climbing walls and outdoor bouldering / short rou...

RRP £4.75 Price: £4.25
Outdoor Clothing Hats Balaclavas-and-Facemasks Social Face Mask

Trere Social Face Mask

Face mask to reduce the risk of infecting others for everyday use and high output activities.

RRP £11.99 Price: £10.78
Watersports Kayaking Kayaks Rogue-Lite

Kokopelli Packraft Rogue-Lite

A lightweight packraft (2.3kg) for flat to class 1 water that is fantastic for your next adventure travel trip.

RRP £859.99 Price: £793.34
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 £109.99 Price: £102.18
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 £229.95 Price: £197.84
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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Gower New Developments

We have avaialble both instore and online copies of Gower New Developments 2018 and 2019 supplemets produced since the South Wales Sports Climbs Rockfax Guidebook. With over 140 routes between them, predominantly in the lower and mid grades and mainly non-tidal.
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Covid-19 Open for online and mail order 7 days a week

We continue to serve though in a reduced capacity! The store will be manned between 10am to 4:30pm each day for mail and online order processing and to continue providing equipment and advice to emergency services and rescue teams. The general public can still benefit from our expertise by phone or e-mailing us to discuss product for delivery. Our website ordering is still fully operational.
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New special offers added to the outdoor clothing sale rails

Exciting new reductions include insulation in our Patagonia sale, base layer and shell from the Mammut Eiger Extreme range, plus selected items from Marmot, Montane, Mammut and Odlo.
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