Planning a hike along the Kungsleden

Planning a hike along the Kungsleden

Planning a hike along the Kungsleden So what is the Kungsleden?  The Kungsleden (or Kings Trail) runs between Abisko and Hemavan and is one of the world’s most famous hiking [ . . . ]

Wild camping in the Lake District

Wild camping in the Lake District The time had come to head 6 hours up north for a week of wild camping in the Lake District. I had been planning [ . . . ]

Packing for a four days hiking / wild camping in the Lake District

Freeze Dried Hiking Meals

First of all I was introduced to freeze dried hiking meals whilst walking the Fjallraven Classic in Sweden last summer. The meals that where included with the price of the [ . . . ]

A night in a mountain bothy

A night in a mountain bothy. What is a Bothy? A bothy is a basic shelter, usually left unlocked and available for anyone to use free of charge.  It was also [ . . . ]

Lightweight multi use hammock and tarp tents

Lightweight multi use hammock and tarp tents.  I like the idea of having a choice of whether to hang between the trees or ground dwelling when there are no trees [ . . . ]

Micro adventure wild camping on a beach

Micro adventure wild camping on a beach. I always say try to fit work around your life and not the other way around and with me working a shift pattern [ . . . ]

Power storage outdoors

Power storage outdoors. So many people are taking powered devices with them when they head for the hills nowadays. Whether the device is for navigation? Photos, videos or something else [ . . . ]