Gelert began life in the small village of Beddgelert. nestled in the heart of Snowdonia. North Wales. The brand takes its name from the Welsh legend of Gelert. the faithful hound of the medieval Welsh Prince Llywelyn the Great. Gelert’s tombstone lies just south of the village of Beddgelert. Since 1975. Gelert have supplied quality. value for money camping equipment and accessories to those who love camping and the outdoors. Designed with the consumer in mind and offering high levels of service. Gelert secured the trust of small independent retailers. and our core product range grew to include tents. sleeping bags and rucksacks. Gelert is now one of the most recognised camping brands in the industry having sold over 100 million products worldwide in the 38 years we have been in business. With offices. distribution centre and a brand showroom in the North West of England. supporting our growth and demand for Gelert products.