This is a review of my Rab Valiance waterproof Down Jacket, designed for use in tough winter conditions. I didn’t find it ideal for hiking in but great for an extra warm layer at stops.
This is a review of my first 6 months narrow boating and why it’s a similar experience to hiking and wild-camping. And why it gives me the same sense of freedom and adventure.
This is a review of the Granit Gear Blaze 60L rucksack. Ideal for larger loads. It’s a very comfortable and user-friendly pack that I can highly recommend.
My review of EDZ merino wool Gloves, Hat and Multi-tube after a year of testing.
Walking Wainwright’s Remote Lakeland 194 mile route, wild camping every night. Including links to my gear list and review.
This is a list of all the gear I took on my 312km (194m) Wainwright’s Remote Lakeland walk and wild-camping trip. The walk took me […]
This is a review of all the gear taken on my 312km (194m) Wainwright’s Remote Lakeland walk and wild-camping trip.
These are my thoughts on how to plan a successful long-distance walk (or thru-hike). All learned from 40 years of hiking, including walking the length […]
I’m planning to walk the length of New Zealand on the Te Araroa Trail. Hopefully during 2022/2023 season. If you can help in anyway please message me with your thoughts and issues that I may encounter.
This is a review of Paramo clothing that I’ve owned for the past year or so. I will be specifically reviewing the men’s Cascada II […]