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Vaude Bivi 1P – Second night – Stars and ice

Six months ago I bought a Vaude Bivi 1P and had a midge-infested night in the rain in the Forest of Bowland.  Since then, I have been wanting to try the bivi out on a cold winter night using my … Continue reading

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Vaude Bivi 1P – First night – Midges and rain

I had three objectives for this trip: Test out my new Vaude bivi Pack everything required for an overnight camp into a 22 litre rucksack Go for a walk I just about met Objective 2, although I had to leave … Continue reading

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First impressions: Vaude Bivi 1P

I love camping.  I like the idea of sleeping out in the open and close to Nature; but sometimes I want to get closer than a tent allows.  I already have a Rab Survival Zone bivi – which is just … Continue reading

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Experimental bivi (or Why I like my tent)

I’ve had my Rab Survival Zone bivi bag for a few years now and, apart from using it as a sleeping bag cover for extra warmth in the winter, I’ve only used it twice.  On both occasions, the weather was … Continue reading

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