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Tackling Trad On Dartmoor

With September swiftly approaching and with poor weather soon to follow myself, Tristan and Shanie took the weekend to have our last Trad climbing trip of the year before retreating inside for the... ...

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Impromptu Guiding on Cadair Idris

I was coming back from a few days of rock climbing in Snowdonia and although it's a fantastic area, the drive is usually horrific coming in at between 6-10 hours As I was trying to build up my route... ...

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Pushing Limits In Portland

Being from Devon, I don’t have much sport climbing available to me at the grade i'm at I climb a lot of Trad and I really enjoy it but I find it hard to push my grade as I still don’t feel... ...

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Black Mountains Wild Camp

A couple of months ago me and my girlfriend Shanie bought ourselves a Landrover with the goal of converting it into a camper which we could use on our mountain trips to have more flexibility and... ...

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Guiding in Snowdonia

The Bronsons came to me with limited experience but were set on making the trip an adventure! Tony had a bit of hillwalking experience in the past while Jo had never tried it They came to me with... ...

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My Beacon’s Way – By Shanie

Recently, Jake took me on a hike called the Beacon’s Way – a 100 mile hike traversing the whole of the Brecon Beacons National Park from East to West This route is expected to take around 8 days... ...

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Beacons Way Pt 3: The Long March

So I was now alone With close to 60km to go, over nasty terrain I set off from Bwlch at 10am and began my long journey I should probably have left earlier as my goal was to get as far as possible... ...

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Beacons Way Pt 2: Why Are We Doing This Again?

In the morning we awoke to a thick layer of mist covering the ridge, despite the fog there was some spectacular views to enjoy It had rained overnight but our tarp had kept us mostly dry After... ...

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Beacons Way Pt 1: The Grind Begins

Eager to get another through hike under my belt I recently embarked on the Beacons way, a mostly off track trail covering in excess of 162km The route traverses the Brecon Beacons in its entirety... ...

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