Monthly Archives: July 2009

Montrail Streaks – They’re here….

Well that didnt take long. The Streaks I ordered on Tuesday arrived today. They were half price so I already had a bargain, I just hoped and prayed they were as good as I had been led to believe. Seeing … Continue reading

Posted in Gear, General chit chat | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

An OM mini-meet……return to Mynydd Du

Not this weekend but the weekend after, there is a proposed Outdoors Magic inspired mini-meet in the Western Brecon Beacons. Great says I. A chance to catch up with people including some local aquintances like Roman expert/historian Kate Gilliver. Should … Continue reading

Posted in General chit chat | Leave a comment

Oh dear…..other bits of kit I want

Having looked at my gear cupboard (ahem….room!), I have now come to the conclusion that I want a few more items than I previously thought…. I currently have an Exped down mat which is incredibly warm for winter camping but … Continue reading

Posted in General chit chat | 28 Comments

Favourite Kit

Following on from my musings below about what kit I want to get in the near future I thought it was about time to reflect on my favourite bits of kit that I do currently have and use. First up … Continue reading

Posted in Gear | 8 Comments

New projects……

Ok, so I’m back blogging and I’ve also done a fair amount of walking this year too. With any luck a change in job will allow me to do more solo camping as well. I am currently awaiting the outcome … Continue reading

Posted in General chit chat | 3 Comments

A strange day

Look this is getting out of hand! Posts on 3 consecutive days on my blog? Outrageous!!! Ok, I had a day to myself. A rare enough event in itself so I decided to go out walking as you do. I … Continue reading

Posted in Walks | 4 Comments