The West Highland Way was everything I'd imagined it to be. Here's what I learned from an incredible experience.
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Warning: Muddy boots throughout! Hiking boots and I don't have the most romantic story. I have difficult feet. I'm flat footed in my left, with one dodgy ankle. Trying to find a good pair of hiking boots which fits my criteria has been a challenge: Exceptional ankle support Not made out of leather or suede … Continue reading Kit Review: Hi Tec Forza Lite Mid Hiking Boot
Along the journey of adventuring, I started to ask a few questions like what’s the difference between hiking and walking or what’s the big silver thing with all of the markings on- a toposcope? What’s that? There’s much to learn from slang to equipment and they may appear to be common sense but how common … Continue reading OUTDOOR: THE QUESTIONS I ASKED
“At 536 metres (1,759 ft) above sea level it is the second-highest hill in the county” This is my second trek into the wilderness that is South Shropshire. I’d been lusting after Wales a lot previously. There’s something rather remote about South Shropshire, it seems less accessible, less shared by its locals and I don’t blame … Continue reading WALKING: STIPERSTONES, SOUTH SHROPSHIRE
I can’t believe I’ve not blogged on the awesomeness that is Rodney’s Pillar. It’s one of the first places that I visited when I first moved up to the country side. I’ve only been a few times which coming to think of it, since it’s only on my door step, I can’t think why I’ve … Continue reading WALKING: RODNEY’S PILLAR
As you know I’m turning 25 soon and I wrote a post about what it was like to be 24 year old me and some of my highlights this year. Now, you get to see my to-do list for the next year, I’ve got lots more but have narrowed it down for the sake of … Continue reading 25 OUTDOOR THINGS TO DO IN CELEBRATION OF TURNING 25
In less than a month, I’ll turn 25. I’ve really enjoyed being in my 20’s and being 23 and 24 has in some way been life changing for me. I’ve learnt a ton about myself and the people and environment around me. I was brought up by a parent who told me it was important … Continue reading LIFESTYLE: BEING 24 & NOTING MY PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENTS
WHERE DO YOU START WHEN YOU’RE TRYING TO FIND YOUR FIRST HIKING RUCKSACK? I was gifted a very lovely basic rucksack last year but since my Snowdon and Cadair Idris hikes, I was in the market for something a bit more outdoors friendly. I wanted a new rucksack and when Mountain Warehouse contacted me to … Continue reading MOUNTAIN WAREHOUSE: SAKER 35L RUCKSACK REVIEW