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 continue to serve though in a reduced capacity!

As a provider to the emergency services and rescue organisations we feel it is in the community's best interest to remain available for emergency requirements, so please feel free to call us between the hours of 10am and 4:30 pm when there will be staff on site. However, it is with great regret that we cannot continue to provide standard shopping for the general public.
You can still benefit from our expertise by phone or e-mailing us on info@upandunder.co.uk (specific staff member emails can be found here http://www.upandunder.co.uk/findcontact-us.aspx though we are operating on reduced staffing so there be a greater delay in response from specific individuals) to discuss and mail order product. We may also be able to provide a delivery service within Cardiff. You can also browse this website and order for courier / postal delivery. This reduction in service is of great sadness to us but is important for the continued existence and future of Up and Under. We look forward to continuing to support the outdoor community with quality indoor training products and outdoor consumables.
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 Books-and-DVDs Books Walking Walking Cardiff

Walking Guide – Wales – South Walking Cardiff

20 guided walks around Cardiff the Capital of Wales, revealed the old, the new and the lesser known.

RRP £14.99 Price: £14.99
Outdoor Clothing Shirts-and-Tees Shirts Aegility Half Zip T-Shirt Men

Mammut Aegility Half Zip T-Shirt Men

A soft comfortable, regular fit, hiking and mountaineering wicking half zip tee with collar and polygiene odour control.

RRP £40.00 Price: £35.60
Outdoor Climbing Training Finger-Boards Rock Rings 3D

Metolius Rock Rings 3D

Each of these pair hang from a single point, so they are easy to put up and take down again without leaving holes in your walls and doorfram...

RRP £45.00 Price: £40.22
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
Watersports Clothing Ear-and-Nose Ear-Plugs SurfEars 3.0

SurfEars SurfEars 3.0

The SurfEars 3.0 earplugs are perfect for Kayaking, Swimming and Surfing. These are designed as earplugs for surfers and are perfect to help...

RRP £44.95 Price: £44.95
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 £67.08 Price: £59.70

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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 from Patagonia, base layer and shell from the Mammut Eiger Extreme range, plus selected items from Marmot, Montane and Mammut.
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VJ XTRM Review

For Valentines Day - A new love affair with my VJ XTRM’s, and wondering how to tell my La Sportiva’s they are not the love of my life anymore by Mark Aston regular customer and organizer of the Radyr and Morganstown Trail Races.
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