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Llandegla Forest in Inov-8s and neoprene socks (Gear review)

A 9 mile walk around a very wet Llandegla Forest was the best I could manage for a “Christmas Walk” this year, but the weather was far from Christmassy.  Expecting heavy rain, which arrived by early afternoon, I set off … Continue reading

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Yetholm & The Cheviots – Camping (Eurohike tent review)

Kirk Yetholm has always been on my list of places to go.  It’s at one end of the Pennine Way, so I’ve been aware of it for donkey’s years but expected that I would only ever go there if/when I … Continue reading

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Frodsham and the Weaver Navigation

This walk was on 30th September 2012. I regularly drive past Helsby and Frodsham hills but I can’t recall if I’ve ever ventured off the M56 or A56 to take a look at what’s up there.  Having spent the night … 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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