How To Keep Safe And Avoid A Rescue

This is a scheduled post. I am currently walking the Wales Coast Path to raise money for the Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team. (Update: I completed the Wales Coast Path on 7th February 2022 and raised £1,300) Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team. Credit: Llanberis MRT In case you weren't aware, though I'm sure by now most are; … Continue reading How To Keep Safe And Avoid A Rescue

Skye Trail: Information, Advice and Personal Reflections

Northbound Start: Broadford Finish: Rubha Hunish Distance: 80 miles (129km) Total ascent: 13,074ft (3985m) Traditional northbound sections: (Over seven days) Broadford - Torrin, 12 milesTorrin - Elgol, 10 milesElgol - Sligachan, 11 milesSligachan - Portree, 12 milesPortree - Storr, 9 milesStorr - Flodigarry, 18 milesFlodigarry - Rubha Hunish, 8 miles Map from The Hiking Life … Continue reading Skye Trail: Information, Advice and Personal Reflections

Storms and Thunderstorms: Preparation, Safety and Action

At the beginning of July, my cousin and I took a hiking and biking trip into the Howgills; I cannot ride a bike and, right now, his knee means he cannot hike, so instead we arranged a site to meet at and camp each evening and arranged our own, different routes there. It worked awesome...except … Continue reading Storms and Thunderstorms: Preparation, Safety and Action