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Challenge weather 5 Jun 2013 | 12:19 am
I see there is a lot talk of challenging weather this year on the Great Outdoor Challenge. I am saying it was an average weather month. Nothing more. In fact, a bit wetter in places, but not bad. ...
Eddie 2 Jun 2013 | 09:06 pm
I sat in the office searching for the right answers, often looking at my feet; slightly uncomfortable, unsure if I was right. Eddie was looking for answers - looking to see if I was worth hiring. ...
Clever Hiker Review 29 May 2013 | 06:13 pm
Dave Collins is a passionate backpacker! Who has thru-hiked the Pacific Crest Trail, as well as walking thousands of miles on other back-country trips. He has undertaken that transition of going from...
Home 26 May 2013 | 12:43 am
We had rain, snow and wind. That constant cold wind, but at other times we had good weather. Scotland in May is never predictable. It's wonderful! and pushes your resolve to make it across. We di...
Great Outdoors Challenge equipment list 4 May 2013 | 11:19 pm
It's that time again when The Great Outdoors Challenge begins. So, kit list time, and those thoughts on why these things are in my pack. Read more »
Challenge shake down 24 Apr 2013 | 06:29 pm
My final kit shakedown and training trip before May and the TGO Challenge was in the South Lakes, out from Coniston. Read more »
Beyond Skiddaw 12 Apr 2013 | 08:44 pm
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About time 6 Apr 2013 | 11:48 pm
Lately I had wondered when luck and good weather might combine to allow me to go backpacking again. Read more »
Free 24 Mar 2013 | 03:56 pm
Alan Sloman recently wrote a post about outdoor magazine circulation pressure and the future of print magazines. For me it was an interesting discussion and as a result of a point I made I thought I ...
Terry and Chris and the Cairngorms in Winter Film 17 Mar 2013 | 11:54 pm
Way back I sent some private messages to TerryBND on Twitter. Comments, ideas - one of which was to talk to Chris Townsend about filming. They did talk, and we know there is a funded film being made....