Category Archives: Hiking

Learning to navigate, take bearings and use a map

Given my liking for going off into the hills for a few hours on my own, sometimes late into a summer evening and sometimes in bad conditions, I thought it was probably about time I learned how to use a … Continue reading

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Have baby, will travel. A review of our Deuter baby carrier rucksack

A while after our baby daughter was born, I noticed someone at work was selling a Deuter Kid Comfort baby carrier rucksack, virtually unused, for next to nothing. Probably being slighty delirious due to lack of sleep, I purchased it … Continue reading

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Climbing Snowdon in Winter

This photo shows two climbing pals of mine on Central Trinity gully on Snowdon on 2nd Feb 2012. Jealous? I was when I saw it. While I was stuck at my desk, no doubt writing some dull report, they were … Continue reading

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