Category Archives: National Three Peaks Challenge

Mission Complete

One man, One mission, Three Peaks. 10075ft Ascended –  43.2 KM Hiking – 1558.40 KM Driving 39 Hrs 30 Min. This pretty much sums up the final chapter of my National Three Peaks challenge but of course there’s more to … Continue reading

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The Move

The last week’s adventure has proved pretty tough but so far I have survived! After a pretty stressful build up to the big move, including securing a place to live less than 48 hours before the van was packed for … Continue reading

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Ben Lomond after dark

Mission three was also an after dark affair as I feel the three peaks will involve a lot of hiking in the dark and I want to make sure I’m comfortable and can find my way when the lights go … Continue reading

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Training Mission 2

Mission 2 (and yes I choose to accept it) was night navigation in the hills and again I choose to visit The Whangie as it’s close to home and again it was super windy and raining. I arrived at the … Continue reading

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Traning Mission 1

After settling on the National Three Peaks Challenge as my goal, I officially started my training last week and started out easy with a fast walk/hike up The Whangie. Legend has it, it was created by the devil flicking his tail with … Continue reading

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National Three Peaks Challenge

Right where to start? I have decided to tackle my version of the National Three Peaks challenge and try to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support to honour my Dad who passed away in May 2012. Back in April while … Continue reading

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