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The Fyrish Monument

Today I finally managed to take a wee jaunt up to the Fyrish Monument, it seem about time as I’ve been watching the Fyrish every time I drive past on the A9 and I’ve driven past at least twice a … Continue reading

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Photo Friday: Early Morning

This week’s theme straight away reminded me of one of the best mornings of 2014 this far. After a 0200 start from Glasgow in the driving rain, we parked the car and started climbing though the forest and soon the … Continue reading

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Breary Banks AKA #Microadventure

Ever since I first came across the concept of #microadventures introduced by Alastair Humphreys and while I loved the idea and have planned loads of microadventure but when it comes to following the plan I’ve been slacking but now the … Continue reading

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Italia Day 2

Day 2 My first night in Italy was not pleasant and I kept getting woken up by the unfamiliar sounds and I was up and in the shower before 0700 and heading down to the bus station. The bus was … Continue reading

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Italia Day 1

I was asked about solo travel the other day and that made me think about my last real solo trip I was on, it was supposed to be a Via Ferrata climbing trip to the Brenta Dolomites in Bella Italia … Continue reading

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A different adventure

What is adventure? To me it used to be something involving travel, climbing, hiking, paddling, challenging! I think you get the picture. My latest “adventure” was a bit different but quite fun none the less. Since I’m now living with … Continue reading

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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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