Blog re-design

After four years with the same blog design I’ve decided it needs a makeover.  I have lots of ideas for things I’d like to change but before I go ahead and do that… Continue reading

Best Camping Blog !

I’m absolutely delighted to say that thanks to your votes of support, my blog has won the Camping category in the Trespass Blog Awards 2016 ! After being nominated back in December the shortlisted… Continue reading

Adventures planned for 2017

  May I wish you a very Happy New Year !  I hope you had a good break of Christmas and are now looking forward to the next twelve months. In common with… Continue reading

10 best outdoor films on Netflix

  Let’s face it, Christmas TV is rubbish.  Stuffed with random repeats and prime-time ‘blockbusters’ we’ve all seen many times the schedules are hardly worth browsing these days.  As Springsteen once said: 57 channels… Continue reading

Happy Christmas

    Wishing you all a very Happy Christmas !  

Vote for me – 2016 Trespass Blog Awards

I’m really thrilled that yet again my blog has been nominated in the 2016 Trespass Blog Awards in the Camping category.  Voting closes on the 9th January. I was voted the Camping category winner… Continue reading

Most memorable photos of 2016

Looking back at my photos from this year serves as a great reminder of some fantastic trips over the last twelve months.  Let me share a dozen of my most memorable shots: not… Continue reading

The 12th Annual ‘Puffer

    If you’re the kind of mountain biker that enjoys brutal endurance events they don’t come much tougher or more rewarding than the Strathpuffer, the legendary 24 hour event held every winter near the Strathpeffer in… Continue reading

Vote for me – 2016 GO Outdoors Blog Awards

  I’m really delighted that I’ve been nominated for the GO Outdoors Outdoor Blogger of the Year Award 2016.  I’m up against stiff competition from some fantastic outdoor blogs from across the UK… Continue reading

The magic of friluftsliv

    There are times when you just want to get away from it all and recharge the batteries.  And for me the outdoors is just the perfect way to escape from ‘life’… Continue reading