Monthly Archives: January 2008

Right i’am off

Right so tomorrow morning,bright and early i shall be heading off to sunnier places.I have a flight booked to whisk me off to Sao Paulo,Brazil for 2 weeks.So i will most probably write  the trip up on my return so behave yourselves … Continue reading

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kit report 19/20th jan

well my final weight of my pack not including food or water was 9 kg.i carried 3.75 litres of water as there are no real clean water sources on the forest and i had 1.5 kg of food.It seems my … Continue reading

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wild camping petition

i found out yesterday that Darren Christie aka whitespider1066 has sent a petition to the government to get wild camping made  legal in England and wales.You can sign the petition here http://petitions.pm.gov.uk/wildcamp/ Now i know there are many thousands out … Continue reading

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trip report

i woke up early on saturday morning,so decided to head out early.I caught the 06.44 train to Buxted in Sussex and was walking by 08.20.The day was grey and overcast with the wind gusting at times and i expected to … Continue reading

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off hiking

So iam off hiking tomorrow come rain or shine.iam heading down to Sussex to ashdown forest for my first wild camp of the year.Hopefully taking in a few pubs along the way.iam taking the new Gregory z pack that i … Continue reading

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One year old

So this blog is one year old.When i first set out to write this blog it was for myself more than anything,but after one year i feel that i now also write for the masses.Iam hoping to carry on with … Continue reading

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Big thanks to Backpackinglight

 A big thank you to Bob and  Rose at Backpackinglight.co.uk for sorting me out with a new Gregory z pack after my one had a few problems.Also thanks for the folding picinic set which will come in handy when i take Adriana … Continue reading

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