DfSMarketplace strives to be one of the UK’s leading online adventure sports and outdoor living retailers. Our mission is to sell great gear at great prices. We believe everyone should be able to get out and have fun whatever their budget!

Smart buying and over 20 years in the outdoor industry allows us to offer the best deals possible on a fabulous selection of gear.  Whether you are passionate about  hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, ice climbing, mountaineering, telemark skiing, alpine touring (AT skiing), nordic skiing, biking, kayaking, canoeing, adventure travel or just plain alfresco living; and whether your choice of accommodation is tent, caravan, motorhome or hotel.   At DfSMarketplace also have a fantastic selection of outdoor equipment, clothing and footwear from casual to technical.



At DfS, we are passionate about the outdoors. We are committed to selling quality gear at the best prices possible to make the outdoors accessible and affordable for all levels of ability, from alfresco diner, to the occasional backpacker, or for the most accomplished mountaineer. We have fun outdoors and want to share that passion with our customers. We love the gear we sell and want to help people get the most out of the outdoors by sharing our knowledge, experience and killer deals!


We believe in responsible environmental stewardship. We strive to run our business in a way that promotes our staff, local community, and the outdoor industry as a whole to become more effective at preserving our planet for generations to come.

We are committed to selling environmentally sound products and run our website on a green server. We believe in taking small steps such as reusing shipping boxes and packing materials as well as promoting pedestrian and bike commuting for our staff while also recognizing larger global changes are needed to foster the health of our planet, its many ecosystems and the flora and fauna of the wild places we recreate in.


At DfS, the workplace is fun, challenging, and rewarding. Our staff, the most crucial ingredient in our overall success, are empowered to question, change, and improve our business. We offer an atmosphere where staff grow and learn while building a career in the outdoor industry. We encourage long-term employment with DfS through profit sharing, a flexible work environment, and an overall high quality of life while building a vibrant and profitable business.

Peter Clarke