How to Dress Like Bear Grylls

Fans of the survivalist Bear Grylls may marvel at his endeavours in the wild, wonder as to his strength and gritty determination when he battles solo against the elements, and may also want to know where he got his waterproof jacket from! Well I mean if Bear Grylls is wearing it then it must be good!

Thankfully Mr Grylls (to us mere mortals) has collaborated with online store Craghoppers, and come up with a range of clothing that would see off what Bear would think as little niggles such as frost bite, heat stroke and mosquito induced malaria. Bear being one of the world’s real manly men, not one of these new metro sexual types who worry about looking tired around the eyes and wonder who has pinched their L’Oreal anti ageing cream.

In Bear’s world, he is eating the eyes of dead creatures to survive! So if you are more of a Bear than a metro type, you’ll be glad you found this article and stumbled across the Bear Grylls Survival Range, because this a collection for the likes of you, a real alpha male. And if you don’t believe me, ask your wife/girlfriend/partner/lover/boyfriend/mummy!

First rule of the trail? Only take what you know you’ll use. Second rule of the trail? Just kidding! This is where our Trek Shirt comes in. Built to stay the distance, it’s powerfully sun-protective, quick-drying and moisture-managing – and with stretch panels for ease of movement. Colours black pepper, dark khaki, metal. Available in sizes S, M, L, XL, XXL.

You gotta have a few casuals packed, even when you’re out on manoeuvres. You can’t go wrong with this cool tee featuring our stylish ‘Bear Grylls by Craghoppers’ logo. A smart choice for summer travel. Colours available are Bear Red, Extreme Blue, Grey Marl and Black. Sizes are in S, M, L, XL, XXL.

Keep warm and stay agile with Bear’s super-insulating Arctic Down Gilet. Designed for top performance in sub-zero temperatures, it locks heat in at the body’s core with optimum efficiency, thanks to the lightweight natural down fill. Colour is Black Pepper and size available is L.

Because summer’s not all sunshine and short-sleeves, you’ll need to be able to put your hands on a reliable everyday waterproof when the rain sets in. Keep it simple with this lightweight yet resilient shell jacket. Colours available are Extreme Blue and Steel. Sizes available are S, M, L, XL, XXL.

Radical full-stretch waterproof trousers that really deliver in the performance stakes no matter how heavy the downpour. Lightweight, yet durable, Bear’s new expedition trousers make easy work of the wettest trail. Available in sizes 28” to 42”.

So you’d like all the technical prowess of Bear’s Survivor Trousers packed into a pair of super-technical shorts for a season of summer adventures? Consider it done. Available in sizes 28” to 42”.