Adventure: Kayaking, River Dee

“Achieving a goal is nothing. The getting there is everything.” I’ve been on a quest over the past 18 months to get a grip of my water fear. I’ve done a multitude of things including diving,  surfing, body boarding, SUP, gorge walking and I even purchased myself a sit on sea kayak last Christmas to…

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Adenture: SUP at Parkwood Outdoors, Dolygaer

“Fall seven times and stand up eight times” After a well earned lunch, it was time for SUP at Parkwood Dolygaer (stand up paddle boarding). It’s an activity that the UK has gone crazy about over the past few years. (History of SUP) I have tried it once before but only managed to throw myself…

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Adventure: Gorge walking with Parkwood Outdoors, Dolygaer

After a late night with my weakness – cheese and crackers (and Jenni’s home made marrow chutney – delish btw), a fire (which took some time to get going due to rain), we woke up to an even wetter morning but a good hearty breakfast by Damian, a local who’s worked at Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer…

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