Monthly Archives: February 2012

Sugar Loaf Mountain whiteout

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igK3m5b75-E I have managed to work out that I cant upload videos directly but can upload You-Tube videos….unless I am doing something wrong (this is a free WordPress account btw not upgraded) Anyway, video footage of me on my walk … Continue reading

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Sugar Loaf Winter Walk

The recent spate of good* winter weather (good* meaning some decent snow falls) had me salivating at the prospect of getting out and doing some serious walking. Squeaky brakes and a dodgy battery meant that I had to take the … Continue reading

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A handy tip for those with blister prone feet

A quick tip for those of you who suffer from sore heels, toes or soles of your feet when out walking (oh and full blown blisters too). Now this isnt new or radical and I am sure it has been … Continue reading

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Originally posted on blogpackinglight:
l to r: Western Mountaineering Highlite, Alpkit Pipedream 400, Cumulus Quantum 350 (click on picture for slide show) While sleeping bags are not quite as mission critical as footwear, rucksacks and tents, getting the right bag…

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