Homemade wax for outdoor clothing

Hiking the Birch Forest

Hiking the Birch Forest. Today was time to head out hiking the Birch Forest.  The weather has been perfect recently for foraging for fungi so I headed out into the [ . . . ]

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 [ . . . ]

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 [ . . . ]

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 [ . . . ]

Eagle Products 0.7l Kettle review

I’ve seen many of these kettles posted by people in Scandinavia on Instagram and always thought they look great and then a few months later there is one in the [ . . . ]

Hammock Camping: The Good and the Bad.

I don’t when and how I started hammock camping I think it came from having a cheap camping hammock in a camping box that got setup for the kids whilst [ . . . ]