Contrary to public belief, wanting to be part of a club is not exclusive to our school years. Big kids want to have fun too! What do they say… “youth is wasted on the young”?
November 28 2017 |
Regardless of how much you may like a crisp winter, it can feel like an eternity since … and until … your camping holiday. Yes, curling up in front of the fire gives a fuzzy feeling...
November 15 2017 |
Autumn brings with it many things – cooler temperatures, shorter daytime hours, a...
October 27 2017 |
Wearing the most appropriate clothing for a hike, long walk with the dog, or the weekly trek to the pub will have a profound effect on the quality of the whole experience. Wearing clothes that make...
October 16 2017 |
As we anticipate the nights drawing in, powering up the central heating, and retrieving the “big coat” from the back of the wardrobe, caravan owners should also be thinking about safely...
September 29 2017 |
It’s that time of year again. The time when intrepid explorers look forward to an amazing challenge, and the not so intrepid do the obligatory eye roll and mutter something under their breath...
September 12 2017 |
Recently, I visited the Brecon Beacons National Park in Wales with my wife and 8 year-old son, to walk the Four Falls Trail, also known as the Waterfall Walk. I found the walk such an enjoyable...
August 30 2017 |
Embarking on your first camping trip can be rather overwhelming, particularly if you have the entire family in tow, including children who can be a little unforgiving if their living standards don...
August 22 2017 |
Choosing a tent for a family holiday is not as straight forward as is often anticipated. You have to consider how many rooms you need, how much living space is necessary and what kind of weather...
July 11 2017 |
Walking, hiking and climbing do not have to be confined to the cooler times of the year. If appropriate clothing is worn, there is nothing to stop you enjoying your favourite activities in the...
June 26 2017 |
When is waterproof not waterproof? The answer to this should, of course, be “never”, but in terms of manufacturer claims that is sadly not the case. When choosing your waterproof items,...
June 14 2017 |
When venturing on a backpacking trip you know that the weight of your clobber is of paramount importance. A backpacking tent, therefore, has to be the residence of choice.
May 11 2017 |